Why Your Business Requires Security

The States and Federal Identity Theft and Privacy Protection Laws now require businesses, agencies and organizations of all sizes to protect all personal information they store, and report to all their customers whenever a breach occurs. The financial ramifications after having a data breach can be very substantial to both present and future business. In some many cases a company never does recover from a breach and is forced to close down. Currently, the average cost on a company is $3.7M per incident.

Archive for Computer & Network Security

Jan
14

Network Security Doesn’t Have To Be A Burden

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Whenever I log onto my computer, visit a subscriber web sites or check my emails I always get the screen “Please enter your User Name and Password”.  To manage this authentication barrage I might use the same logon information for all my sites, make the passwords simply to remember and keep the same password for years. Now my company’s IT department has decided to increase security by making me change my logon password every 60 days, make it more than 8 characters long and it has to contain both numeric or special characters. Security is a necessary burden. But, does security really need to be a burden?

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Jan
14

Security Talk #4 – Data Encryption

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Peter Avritch, CEO of PC Dynamics, Inc (www.safehousesoftware.com)
Peter discusses the importants of data encryption and how easy it is to use his award winning product SafeHouse. This interview is intended for all business owners and executives who need to understand how a simple encryption program can save your company from bankruptcy. safehouseprofessionalbox150

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Jan
07

Security Talk #3 – Spear Phishing

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The hackers have a new sport: Spear Phishing. Listen to the 1-minute audio to know what this is about. valid-rss

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Jan
01

Protect your business from a data breach – 20 Tips

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The government has imposed many new laws on businesses to protect customers’ personal information. The fines for failing to protect this data can cost a company $50,000 or more for each record stolen. Here are 20 top tips that can reduce a company’s risk.

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Jan
01

Online Identity Theft For Dummies® – Power LogOn Edition

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dummies-front-cover150x150I have read a lot of the web documents and books about identity theft prevention and recovery. But very few of these publications discussed online identity theft, the costs to a company or individuals, who is doing it and how to protect yourself with very straight forward suggestions.

So I wanted to write something that got directly to the point but was also fun. While there are no 100% guarantees that a person won’t become a victim, most people don’t understand how their own computer habits are making them vulnerable. So by making a few simple changes you can improve your odds of not being a victim.
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