Forming strategic business partnerships is essential for success in many industries today, but companies dedicated to tight security may be exposed to compromise if the deal is formed without discussing best security practices.
Employers must use best security practices during tax season in order to make personal data less susceptible to attack.
DDoS attacks are difficult to prepare for, but that doesn’t mean you should sit and wait for them. Make a plan and stick to it to minimize the impact.
In a follow-up to my last post, I’d like to address how infosec professionals can help non-security folks understand the need for security basics.
Private Internet is one way users can protect their data and avoid the flood of marketing campaigns enabled by tracking cookies. This beginner’s guide helps you know where to start and who to trust.
The FREAK attack does not affect SSL Certificates, but admins should disable export-grade ciphers on all servers. Users should install patches for their browsers as they become available.
It’s up to the infosec community to reach out to engineering and manufacturing and to help them understand security risks and best practices. We need to engage in conversation. We need to gain a seat at the table so that security is not an afterthought in the era of connectivity.
In the last two weeks, we have seen quite a few poor security practices in use with Superfish, Komodia/Lavasoft, and now PrivDog.
50% of consumers stated that data security is a major factor when they choose who to shop from online.