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Maximizing the ROI of Cybersecurity Employee Training

Today, data breaches and cyber attacks aren’t a matter of “if” but “when,” making cybersecurity employee training a must. While cybersecurity training doesn’t directly generate revenue, it’s important to calculate it as a measurable metric, and ultimately determine the ROI of cybersecurity employee training. To first measure the ROI of cybersecurity employee training, you’ll have …

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Cybersecurity Education: Why Universities are Missing the Mark

By 2021, unfilled cybersecurity jobs worldwide will reach 3.5 million. The cybersecurity skills gap – which only continues to grow – has many conflating or interrelating causes, but at the top of the list is cybersecurity education. A recent study revealed just how lacking cybersecurity education in US universities really is. They awarded the 121 …

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20 Cyber Security Terms That Everyone Who Uses A Computer Should Know

The topic of cyber security is sweeping the world by storm with some of the largest and most advanced companies in the world falling victim to cyber-attacks in just the last 5 years. Against that backdrop, highly personal and sensitive information such as social security numbers were recently stolen in the Equifax hack, affecting over …

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10 Cybersecurity Trends To Watch Going Into 2020

Cybercrimes are becoming more frequent and more damaging. As the world becomes increasingly digitized, cybersecurity can no longer be put on the backburner. Every October, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is held to raise awareness of the growing concerns of the safety and security of the digital world. For NCSAM 2019, we’ve put together a …

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5 Reasons Why Your Cybersecurity Approach Should Be Risk-Based

While cyber threats may not be in your control, your cybersecurity strategy is – and it should be risk-based. A risk-based approach to cybersecurity means that your security team is primarily concerned with reducing your organization’s likelihood and vulnerability in case of a cyberattack. A risk-based approach begins with an understanding of your business’s critical …

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DoorDash Data Breach Exposes Nearly 5 Million Users. Here’s How to Protect Yourself

The food delivery service confirmed a data breach exposed the records of 4.9 million, including customers, delivery workers, and merchants. Hackers stole information including: names, email addresses, home addresses, phone numbers, passwords, and partial credit card and bank account numbers. The passwords exposed the DoorDash data breach were “hashed and salted” -this means there were …

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5 Ways Virtual Simulations Drastically Improve Your Cybersecurity Strategy

You can’t control whether your organization is the target of a cyber-attack, but you can control how prepared you are to handle it. Cybersecurity is essentially contingent on human interactions between the user, the defender, and the attacker. Kaspersky Lab reports that 90% of corporate data breaches are caused by social engineering attacks and employee …

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