Understanding The Impact That Crime Has On An Organization’s Profitability

As a business owner or manager, you’re tasked to be prepared for the seemingly endless amount of criminal threats that can impact your operations. Criminal activity of any kind is costly to any organization, both in resources and time. Many organizations are unprepared in regards to criminal activity and security, which begs the question: how can these organizations reduce the effects of crime and protect their business? This post will provide the information necessary to these types of crimes and how to defend against them. (more…)

A Breakdown Of The Most Effective Online Safety Tools For Businesses

For any business concerned about their privacy, the use of a VPN is imperative. Through these virtual private networks, businesses can ensure that their security efforts are effective in combating against various hackers and data breach vulnerabilities. The problem is, not every VPN is as effective as advertised. In fact, some VPNs may actually leave your organization more vulnerable to security risks. The information shared within this post will help any organization avoid selecting the wrong VPN. (more…)

Ensuring The Cybersecurity Of Corporate Executives

Cybersecurity has become one of the most important aspects in ensuring an organization’s success. As business owners and managers have come to understand, these targeted attacks can look incredibly innocent, but can result in an organization’s data being put into jeopardy. Believe it or not, within the past year, the amount of cybercrime (including phishing, ransomware, identity theft and fraud) has seen a 600% increase.

Just how impactful has this increase been, though? Well, these web-based attacks and malware have been known to cause serious dents in an organization’s wallet. On average, organizations will spend upwards of $2.4 million dollars to defend themselves. Those organizations that still manage to be infiltrated despite this security have reported their data being inaccessible for a week minimum. (more…)