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Consider Deploying a Red Team at Your Business

November 14, 2016
This blog post originally appeared at Protecting a company from attack by third parties intent on stealing money, data -- or both -- is a constant challenge. Companies must anticipate where the threat is the most severe and defenses are the weakest and dedicate the appropriate resources there. However, given the complexi...

PCI Security Tips - Tips to Prevent Credit/Debit Card Fraud

October 19, 2016
Rules for credit card and debit card information security are set forth in the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS), a set of industry regulations. Failure to comply with these standards can result in penalties and increased transaction costs. In additional, stolen credit cards are often used to fund other criminal activity. As...

Over 500 Million Yahoo Accounts Hacked

September 26, 2016
Last week Yahoo announced that 500 million of their accounts were hacked and were sold to internet criminals. These cyber criminals are going to use this information in a variety of ways. For instance, they will send phishing emails claiming you need to change your Yahoo account password. Although these scam emails look legit, assume they are not....