Top 5 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2023

cyber predictions 2023

Security analysts warn that the exponentially growing number of cyberattacks will severely impact those organizations that fail to treat cybersecurity as a business investment. To compete effectively, many small and mid-sized businesses tend to focus more on the products and services they develop and oftentimes lack the time and available resources to effectively tackle the […]

Uber Data Breach Explained 

Uber data breach

Uber reportedly suffered another massive security incident last week. Here is what it means for your business:  Bad actors continue to cause mass chaos for businesses of all industries and sizes following Friday’s news about Uber’s latest breach. This is Uber’s second reported cybersecurity incident since its 2016 data breach and subsequent cover-up. In this blog, we […]

Cybersecurity Labor Shortage in Idaho

Cybersecurity Labor Shortage in Idaho

Are you or your company feeling the effects of the cybersecurity labor shortage? Cybercriminals are working to steal private information and data from businesses of all sizes and industries. You can protect your business from these attackers if you have a large cybersecurity budget and the right talent in place. But with demand for cybersecurity […]

Business Email Compromise (BEC): The $26 Billion Scam

Business Email Compromise

Dubbed by the FBI as the $26 billion scam, Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks come with an average cost of $5.01 million per breach according to the 2021 IMB Cost of Data Breach Report. Do you have that type of capital to mitigate the costs of such a breach?

Cybersecurity Do’s and Don’ts

cybersecurity do's and don'ts

According to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), “cyber actors routinely exploit poor security configurations (either misconfigured or left unsecured), weak controls, and other poor cyber hygiene practices to gain initial access to compromise a victim’s system.”

Tax Season Cybersecurity Tips

Tax Season

Tax season is coming to an end. While you were searching high and low for your tax documents, cybercriminals were likely scouring the internet to find your private information. In 2021, there were more than 1.4 million reports of identity theft across the country. With tax-related identity theft being the most common form during tax […]

Potential Threat of US Cyber Attack

Potential Threat of US Cyber Attack

You may be wondering what the current state of cybersecurity looks like for the US. On March 21, 2022, The White House warned US businesses to “harden cyber defenses immediately”.

Log4j Vulnerability Explained by a Cybersecurity Expert

Log4j

The Log4j vulnerability has been described as “the single biggest, most critical vulnerability of the last decade”. This vulnerability is impacting everyone on the internet from financial institutions to government entities.

Shields Up: Preparing for Cyber Attacks

Shields Up

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have issued warnings that “every organization in the US is at risk from cyber threats.”