October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) and our goal is to raise awareness about the importance of cyber security to ensure you have the resources you need to be safer and more secure online.Read More
Held every October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is a collaborative effort between government and industry to raise awareness about the importance of cyber security and to ensure that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer and more secure online.Read More
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On October 21st, due to waves of online attacks, Domain Name Server (DNS) provider Dyn Inc. blocked access to Twitter, Spotify, Netflix, Amazon, Tumblr, Reddit, The New York Times and various other sites. Hackers used the malware program Mirai, which can send thousands and even hundreds of thousands of server requests at once, creating a flood of fake traffic and overwhelming a DNS.
Cyberattacks on small businesses are a real and growing problem, and the latest research by Nationwide shows owners are not prepared. Small businesses fall into hackers’ cybersecurity sweet spot — they have more digital assets to target than an individual consumer has, but less security than a larger enterprise, according to Nationwide.
With October being Cyber Security month, there is no better time for small business owners to reassess their cyber risk. Here are a few insights into today's cyber liability issues and your insurance options as a small business owner.Read More
In a world that is more connected than ever before, it is critical to take steps to minimize the risks to your sensitive data. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Homeland Security’s annual campaign to provide tools and resources needed to stay safe online, and increase the resiliency in the event of a cyber incident.Read More