Entries by Devon Milkovich

How Much One Bad Password Can Cost You

Anyone using a computer at work and the internet at home is likely drowning in the passwords they’re forced to maintain. With weak, stolen or reused passwords being the cause of 81% of breaches, people and the companies they work for need to ensure that there aren’t any gaps in their password management since much […]

The Cybersecurity Skills Gap Crisis

While stories of sophisticated and targeted cyber-attacks continue to dominate the headlines, a more pervasive cybersecurity threat has been quietly bubbling up. It’s one that presents as much of a threat to our society as any hacker, but you may not even know it exists. It’s the cybersecurity talent gap crisis, and it’s impacting businesses, […]

Modernizing Cybersecurity Education With Skills

Not everyone learns in the same way. While an auditory or visual learner may be able to master skills by watching an instructor perform a task, a kinesthetic learner will perform better if they perform the task themselves. Hands-on skills activities in your cybersecurity education can benefit all types of learners by providing opportunities for […]

Cybersecurity: Criminal Justice for the Digital Age

Criminal justice, as most of us know it, is the system through which crimes and criminals are identified, apprehended, judged, and punished. A traditional criminal justice system is comprised of law enforcement (the front line of defense for the system), the courts, and corrections. When a crime is committed, law enforcement investigates. Once a suspect […]

What Your IT Department Doesn’t Know About Cybersecurity

Times change, and cybersecurity threats are continually evolving and outgrowing previous “best practices”. The reality is, effective cybersecurity requires more than just a secure infrastructure and one-time installation of security processes. Cybersecurity requires ongoing attention to, and adjustment of, protocols and operational management. Unfortunately, many times, cybersecurity responsibilities are stacked on top of an already […]

What is a Cyber Center?

Being proactive when it comes to cyber protection is a must for every organization, regardless of size. And no entity is spared from the potentially devastating effects of cybercrime. It’s important to have defenses in place to prevent fraud, damage or data breach to the organization as well as its customers, clients, and other stakeholders. […]

3 Cyber Intelligence Hacks That Will Improve Your Work

Cyber intelligence refers to the process of gathering, analyzing and interpreting digital information. Not only is cyber intelligence vital to an organization for a strong security posture but has been effective in increasing workplace efficiency and due diligence. The breadth of information and data stored on the Internet is endless, and new information is constantly […]

Routier Joins Forces with Cybint to Protect User Data in the Hospitality Industry

Cyber attacks are on the rise, with financial and security threats impacting every industry, including hospitality. In answer to that, innovative hospitality solutions company Routier is partnering with global cyber education leader Cybint, a BARBRI Group company, to offer education and resources for the hotel industry. Routier provides hotels and hotel groups with seamless engagement, […]

How to Prevent a Data Breach

Virtually all businesses today collect and store some sort of information for customers, employees, vendors, and others. From customer account data and intellectual property to trade secrets and proprietary corporate data, the prevalence of information in the business environment has led to a significant rise in data breaches. In the first quarter of 2018, Infosecurity […]

A Day in the Life of a Cyber Security Analyst

A Cyber Security Analyst (CSA) or Incident Response Analyst is a professional that is trained to detect and prevent attacks to their organization or network. Protecting the security and integrity of data is vital for all business and organizations, and with cybercrime at an all-time high, it is no wonder why the demand for qualified […]