data security

Is there a data security utopia?

It is impossible to stop a data breach right in its tracks, but there are ways you can prevent them from happening in the first place. The answer? Move to a “security utopia” – the …

Quiz: Is your data ready for the cloud?

How much of your data lives in the cloud? Before you sent it there, were you positive it didn’t contain sensitive information? According to a recent report from Blue Coat Systems and Elastica Cloud Threat …

Small financial institutions, big data issues

Security in the financial sector is serious business. All financial organizations, no matter their size, deal with security issues – from data breaches and hacks, to well-meaning employees downloading malware by mistake. These organizations must …

It’s time to educate the educators about data security

There’s room for data security improvement in nearly every industry, but colleges and universities face a particular disadvantage. Many academic institutions are established and sizeable, with entrenched cultures. Introducing new solutions and processes can take …