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Why Brand Protection Is Necessary for Your Business

Why Brand Protection is Necessary for Your Business  At some point, your start-up business will develop a reputation. One of the unfortunate setbacks of business success is the risk of plagiarism, hacking, and data loss. As you become an easily identifiable household name, consumers are more likely to purchase your well-established brand. However, with fame […]

date:  Nov 20, 2020 comments:  0
by:  Paula Boyden category:  All Read More

How To Protect Your Business from Cyberattacks During COVID-19

Hackers do not consider anyone’s feelings or situations when they carry out their attacks. That is why it is not surprising that even during a global health crisis like COVID-19, hackers are still actively looking for ways to break into companies’ IT systems. Now is not the best time to let your company’s guard down. […]

date:  Nov 20, 2020 comments:  0
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Cyber Threat Protection: 3 Things To Avoid Doing Immediately

As modern technology continues to improve the lives of many, the rise of cybercrime, which includes social media and phishing threats, is undeniably increasing. Hackers and criminals are on the lookout for various online industries to test their luck at breaking barriers and gaining access to private information. Without incorporating the proper anti-piracy solutions to […]

date:  Nov 20, 2020 comments:  0
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Beware File Share Sites: How To Protect Yourself Against Phishing

File sharing has been one of the most useful technologies available to many people for personal and professional use. Only one or two companies offered file sharing and storage technology in the first years of its existence. Since then, it has expanded to numerous available options such as Google Drive, Microsoft One Drive, Box, We […]

date:  Nov 20, 2020 comments:  0
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Data Security for Business: Importance and Best Practices

Not all hackers are after big brands. Unfortunately, no matter how small or big your business is, you can be a potential target. This is especially true if you handle lots of sensitive information about your customers, including their phone numbers, emails, addresses, and credit and debit card information. You and your clients’ sensitive data […]

date:  Nov 12, 2020 comments:  0
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The Importance of Fraud Prevention Management Solutions

The media’s focus on technological advancements is why people rely more on digital platforms and devices. Every innovation of these products’ development makes it easier for consumers and businesses to engage with each other on a higher level. However, this can also be a cause for concern for both parties. History is proof that fraudulent […]

date:  Nov 12, 2020 comments:  0
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The Latest Phishing Campaigns Amid Covid-19: What To Know

Within the past seven months, businesses across the world have experienced various hardships that have forced them to the brink of closure or exposed various weak points that need to be addressed. At this moment, your business may have already uncovered a host of issues that you need to start planning for and acting on […]

date:  Nov 12, 2020 comments:  0
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Cyberfraud Trends and Solutions for Business Owners in 2020

2020 proves that online business can be legitimate sources for daily needs. This is mostly due to the effects of COVID-19 related lockdowns that restrict people’s and products’ mobility. An increase in online activity for businesses also means that cyberfraud and other cybercrimes will take advantage of your online presence and customers. Fortunately, you have […]

date:  Nov 12, 2020 comments:  0
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How to Set Up a Data Protection Strategy – Our Guide

Digitised assets are becoming the norm, especially with consumers preferring digital transactions. The accessibility of mobile payments is changing how different sectors are interacting with their customers. Although it’s a welcome technological advancement for the current generation, it doesn’t come without potential threats. Data is vulnerable to external and internal threats in the digital space […]

date:  Nov 03, 2020 comments:  0
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How to Defend Your Business Against Phishing

Cybersecurity has become more critical than ever in 2020. Thanks to advancements in technology, most people have access to a wide variety of online services that they can use from their phones, laptops, tablets, or even smart home devices. However, such accessibility has also led to the prevalence of cyberattacks, which are incredibly damaging to […]

date:  Nov 03, 2020 comments:  0
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