Stephen Smith

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Phishing is a growing attack vector and chances are you have a phishing attack in your inbox right this moment. One wrong click and a company can lose on average 1.6 million dollars. Such a massive payday for cybercriminals means that these attacks are only going to become more common. Always Do Your Research Having spam filters installed helps monitor and prevent the delivery of spam emails. However, no matter what protocols are in…
Cybersecurity should be a concern for all employees at a firm (even you)! Security policies are no good if the rest of the firm’s employees don’t fully invest. The training can come in many forms, but all employees (new and old) need to stay up to date on trends so they are aware of the red flags that could be lurking in their inbox. Cybercriminals are smart and are continually evolving the threat game every…
Cyberthreat. It’s one of the latest “it words” in the IT field and can be heard on an almost daily basis. These threats are quickly problematic for firms since they can cost millions of dollars for unprepared firms. Firms quickly place blame on the fact that firms believe that a lack of cybersecurity talent is leading to these attacks. Even IT professionals feel that there is a shortage of cybersecurity experts. This belief is a…
In today’s world, data breaches and bad actors are running rampant. It seems that no one is safe from them. Every business is at risk, small companies to enterprises, no matter the size. This trend has started to increase the need for constant security testing of networks and systems. Trying to identify and correct all possible vulnerabilities before a cybercriminal uses them maliciously can be challenging. Security training is not common with most System…