Many businesses turn to cloud-based solutions for their data storage and processing needs, but it's also important to be aware of the potential risks of such solutions. Understanding and addressing the most common cloud security threats is key to keeping an organization's data and systems safe from cyberattacks.
5 Common cloud security threats to watch out for
Password manager: What is it and why is it important?
When it comes to protecting company data, having good password habits is essential. Unfortunately, since the average employee has around 200 passwords, they tend to use easy-to-remember but also easy-to-guess passwords, such as "123456," "qwerty," and "password.
The crucial role of identity and access management in cybersecurity
When it comes to protecting your business from cyberattacks, you can never be too careful. Hackers are always looking for any opportunity to steal critical data or wreak havoc on company systems. To truly secure your business from cyberattacks, you need a comprehensive identity and access management (IAM) solution. IAM: An overview IAM is a […]
Got infected by ransomware? Here’s what you need to do
When your business is hit with ransomware, the clock starts ticking. You have very limited time to act before the damage becomes irreparable. While it may be tempting to pay the ransom and hope for the best, this is almost never a good idea. Instead, you need to immediately take the following steps to minimize the damage and begin the recovery process.
The S in HTTPS: What it is and why you should care
If you’ve never thought about how safe your information is while browsing the web, then it’s time to start thinking about it. One of the best ways to ensure your safety is by visiting sites that use HTTPS, a protocol that helps keep your data secure when you’re online. In this blog post, we’ll discuss […]
Why it’s important for your business to conduct cybersecurity awareness training
There’s a popular notion that only large enterprises are affected by cyberattacks. In reality, however, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are just as vulnerable, as they often have weak cyber defenses.
To defend against cyberattacks, it’s necessary for SMBs to deploy security solutions like antivirus software and firewalls.
What is a password spraying attack, and how can you protect your business from one?
The most common way passwords are compromised is through brute force attacks. This is where cybercriminals attempt to infiltrate an account by guessing both common and random password combinations. However, more and more cybercriminals are now using password spraying to gain access to their victims' accounts.
Work from home security best practices
In many industries, remote working is becoming an increasingly popular option for employees. But with the freedom and flexibility of working from home comes a new set of cybersecurity risks. Read on to learn security best practices for remote workers. Patch your software regularly Although installing software updates can be a major nuisance, these updates […]
How do sites with HTTPS make web browsing secure?
If you shop online like many people, you need to make sure that the site’s payment page has HTTPS in its URL. Otherwise, entering your personal and financial information on this page can expose you to risks such as identity theft. Read on to find out why HTTPS makes for a safer online browsing experience. […]