Category Archives: Cybersecurity

Cars Hit a Cybersecurity Speedbump at the #LAAutoShow

As a technology blogger and gearhead, I was fortunate to get up close and personal to the newest cars and technologies during one of the media days before this year’s Greater Los Angeles Auto Show. What I found, however, was … Continue reading

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Five Social Media #Security Tips

Many of the previous posts on this blog have been geared toward midsize businesses to assist them with their information security strategies and to keep their data safe. However, with the widespread use of social media, this post focuses on … Continue reading

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When Making Your New Year’s Resolutions, Don’t Forget Your InfoSec Resolutions

There are the common New Year’s resolutions like unplugging more often, planning more vacations or staycations, reading more books, writing a book, and losing weight. But, in today’s connected and always plugged in world, it’s easy to ignore technology. So, … Continue reading

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Five Tips for #CyberMonday

With #CyberMonday here, be careful – translation, very careful –  about your online activities today. For those of you who plan to make purchases either at lunch, break time, or at the end of the work day until midnight sales … Continue reading

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Does Your Business Offer Mobile Payments?

There are many ways that your business can stand out. Your brand can have a unique name, think Google, Zappos, or Amazon. You can create a new way to provide your product and inject innovation into a stagnant industry, think … Continue reading

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How to Make Sure Your Brand Is Not #1 When It Comes to Cybersecurity Breaches

According to a recent post in NetworkWorld by Maria Korolov, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) scored at the bottom in a cybersecurity survey of 485 large colleges and universities. For a prestigious university known internationally for producing talented individuals … Continue reading

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Does Your Business Have a Cloud Computing Usage Policy?

Many businesses have a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to Work policy, a risk management policy, and some businesses are even tech-savvy enough to have a social media policy. Some businesses go one step further and introduce and review all … Continue reading

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Television’s Role in the Conversation about Cybersecurity

Have you noticed all the recent storylines about cybercrime on television? Several episodes of “The Good Wife” focus on technology issues ranging from hacked emails to online privacy to ransomware (a type of malware that restricts access to the computer … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tips to Share with Employees During Cyber Security Awareness Month (#NCSAM)

There is no dispute that data breaches are becoming more common, and as a result, online safety and the protection of personally identifiable information (PII) are hot topics in the mainstream media. Therefore, the month of October presents an excellent … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget Security When Developing Corporate Mobile Apps

With the rise in mobile device usage, bring your own devices to work (BYOD), the Internet of Things (IoT), combined with the decline of personal computers, many corporate leaders believe that their businesses should develop a mobile application, or in … Continue reading

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