Faronics Tech Roundup – September in Review

The realm of cyber security changes very quickly, with new malicious techniques emerging on a regular basis even as mitigation solutions try to keep up. By understanding the threats and solutions that are being created, organizations can better protect themselves. Let's take a look back at some of the biggest cyber security news that took place in ...

Data Security : 4 Cost-effective Measures for SMBs to Secure Their Business Data

Small and medium-sized businesses can no longer afford to take data security threats lightly, and believe that they won't be affected by data breaches. While there are certainly bigger fish out there that hackers can fry, SMBs are actually becoming more attractive targets due to the general lack of protection put in place. According to Inc contribu...

Malware-Induced Downtime: 4 Ways to  Protect Critical Systems

Malware use is on the rise, with 323,000 new strains identified per day, according to one industry estimate. Hackers are increasingly offering mass production of malware and tailored cyber criminal services to earn more money and develop techniques that will avoid detection for longer periods of time. While organizations can certainly patch their v...

Threat Detection and Response : 5 Things You Need To Know About TDR Measures

Cyber security has become one of the biggest threats modern businesses face today. The number of data breaches in the U.S. hit an all-time high last year with 1,093 incidents reported, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center. This marked a 40 percent increase over breaches experienced in 2015. The rising quantity of attacks isn't expected t...

Ransomware Attacks can be a Costly Proposition for SMBs

Nearly half of surveyed organizations experienced a ransomware attack in 2016, according to a study by Osterman Research. In March of that year alone, 56,000 ransomware infections plagued unsuspecting businesses. So far, 2017 has been another big year for ransomware attacks. WannaCry and NotPetya both impacted thousands of companies and users with ...