PCI Learnings from the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest

April 12, 2017 • Published Categories Best PracticesTags , , ,
PCI Learning from the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest

The story behind the DBD. Each spring, the information security community looks forward to the release of the latest Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR). This year we have some advanced data breach info as we await the DBIR: The Verizon 2017 Data Breach Digest … Read more

How to Protect Your Business from Ransomware

June 30, 2016 • Published Categories Best PracticesTags , ,
Ransomware

Guest post by Vlad de Ramos, AIM Corporate Solutions In what experts and Johnny Mnemonic have told us years before, information is now the most valuable asset in the digital age. Curiously, this became literal with the rise and resurgence of ransomware. Hide Yo’ Data … Read more

Building a Culture of Security Awareness [Video]

April 11, 2016 • Published Categories Best PracticesTags

Security Awareness Training is critical to security and compliance. With security breaches now a part of the typical news cycle, an ongoing security awareness training program is critical to the health of any size organization. Corporate leaders must be vigilant, because the effects of security … Read more

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

October 7, 2015 • Published Categories Industry TopicsTags , , , , ,

October is a month of awareness for many causes, one of which is cyber security. National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is a growing global effort among colleges and universities, businesses, government agencies, associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote online safety awareness. People are … Read more

Ready Your 3.0 SAQ Game Plan

December 17, 2014 • Published Categories Best PracticesTags , , , , , , , ,

2014 has been a year filled with news about breaches – big breaches – record breaking breaches. I have spent the majority of the year talking to many people about PCI DSS version 3.0 SAQs.  I have spoken to Merchant Banks, Processors, small businesses, IT … Read more