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Data Protectors Needed!

Reading Time: 2 minutes A South Korean web hosting service paid the largest ransomware demand ever in 2017, amounting to an astounding $1 million.  A recent report by Quick Heal shows a 300% spike in ransomware attacks in 2017, with even more expected in 2018. Another report by Telstra showed that 60% of Australian organizations have experienced at least…

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Cybersecurity Doing It Yourself or Outsourcing: Which Makes More Sense?

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the past, security policies and plans for most organizations were centered around disaster recovery and not proactive measures, but that is no longer the case. As the threat landscape grew more complex and the information security industry matured, the need for intricate, entity-wide data protection programs grew. In the past, companies didn’t have the…

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Cybersecurity Career Options: I Graduated. Now What?

Reading Time: 3 minutes From ethical hackers and penetration testers who scan, hack, and exploit systems to assess vulnerabilities to computer forensic analysts who uncover digital evidence to assist law enforcement in solving cases, the cybersecurity industry is full of job opportunities. The industry itself has advanced from being important just to government organizations to being a necessity to…