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Cybersecurity Enables New Business Opportunities

In a study on the link between how cybersecurity is used and business success, a full 86% of respondents from high-growth companies said that they see information security as an enabler of new business opportunities, rather than simply a means of defense. Vodafone’s Cyber Security: The Innovation Accelerator report, which… View full post on National Cyber Security Ventures

Toledo business owner says former employee hacked computers, bank accounts

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) – A Toledo business owner says a disgruntled worker brought his business to a halt following a cyber attack on the company’s computers, phones and bank accounts. “Its just not fair for somebody to be that malicious. And for what?” Jacob Lewandowski, owner Jacob’s Ladder Handyman Service…

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10 Phishing Examples in 2017 that Targeted Small Business

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Did you know 60 percent of small businesses that have been hacked go out of business within six months of the cyber-attack? With phishing scams on the rise, businesses need to be aware of the various attacks in circulation and how to be prepared if they fall victim to a…

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Hackers Are Threatening the Way That Hollywood Does Business

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Sony. Netflix. And now, HBO. While the 2014 hacking at Sony Pictures pushed entertainment giants to take computer security more seriously, recent incidents have exposed weaknesses throughout Hollywood’s food chain. Last week, as HBO investigated a cyberattack on its own systems, an unaired episode of its hit show “Game of…

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UK Business to Spend Over £1m Recovering From Data Security Breach

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

The cost of recovering from of a security breach for UK organisations has been estimated in a new report launched today by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group. The 2017 Risk:Value report, the company’s third annual study of business decision makers’ attitudes to risk and the value…

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Business group hit by hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

CYBER scammers are targeting the Townsville Chamber of Commerce with the organisation considering taking out insurance against attacks following a spate of email phishing incidents. The chamber fell victim to the latest phishing attack on Wednesday, when an email claiming to be from the organisation was sent to a number…

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Protect Your Small Business with These Cyber Security Pro Tips

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Small and mid-sized businesses are targeted by cyber-criminals more often than ever before. That is because automation makes it easy to attack them by the thousands, and many of them are easy targets because they don’t put up a good fight. It’s time to improve the defense. Does the size…

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Hacked: How Business Is Fighting Back Against the Explosion in Cybercrime

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Business is under assault from cybercriminals like never before, and the cost to companies is exploding. Here’s what you need to know about safeguarding your digital assets. 1. Under attack In the summer of 2015, several of New York’s most prestigious and trusted corporate law firms, including Cravath Swaine &…

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Lessons for business from US cyber security strategy

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Lessons for business from US cyber security strategy

This month has seen two important events for global cyber security – the updating of the United States government’s cyber security strategy and a detailed briefing on cyber threats from the US intelligence services. The executive order signed by Donald Trump gives individual heads of government agencies the final responsibility…

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Trustwave says it’s hiring hundreds to grow its cybersecurity business in Chicago

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Trustwave says it’s hiring hundreds to grow its cybersecurity business in Chicago

Trustwave, the Chicago-based information security firm that helps businesses protect against cyberattacks, unveiled its expanded headquarters and announced an internship program with the City Colleges of Chicago Monday at an event with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. CEO Robert McCullen said he plans to hire about 100 employees in Chicago this year….

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