Author: Andrew Hay

Ransomware takes center stage at the RSA Conference

Last week, I attended, presented, and hosted a series of sessions at the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco. Attendees were treated to scary stories about new threats, attack mechanisms, and dangerous technologies causing headaches …

Ransomware: the growing attack mode of choice

Ransomware has become the security attack mode of choice for many cyber criminals today. And it’s no wonder, considering how easy and inexpensive it is to launch these types of attacks. In fact, just about …

How to keep customer data safe this Black Friday

Black Friday is just around the corner. While shoppers across the nation are beginning to think about scoring the best deals for this season’s hottest holiday gifts, retailers should focus on keeping their customers’ information …

Clear up cloud security concerns with 3 tips

Organizations in almost every industry are increasingly taking advantage of the cost and efficiency gains the cloud can deliver. As more companies move their data to public and private cloud services, security and compliance are …

Small healthcare data breach, big impact

In 2016, we’ve seen more than 42 healthcare data breaches – and those only include ones that were reported. For example, you probably didn’t hear about the small breach that impacted the Catholic Health Care …