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Coronavirus Cybersecurity Recommendations

In these difficult times, as many of us adapt to the disruptive new-normal of distance working, a robust information security program becomes more important than ever. 

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CISO, Security Program

Social Engineering in the Retail Industry

The retail industry is one of the most crucial pillars propping up the United States’ economy. Without it, approximately

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Security Program

WPA3 for WiFi is here! Almost.

Choosing the correct form of encryption will always be a game with moving goalposts. Encryption algorithms and associated transport protocols are found to have weaknesses or computing flaws as new power becomes

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PCI DSS, SOC2, vCISO, HIPAA, CIS Controls, Security Program

How much of your Information Security function can you safely outsource?

Outsourcing is now very common among technology companies. Sometimes a whole function is delegated externally such as accounting, HR, marketing. Even R&D can be delivered by remote teams, often in other countries.

So what about

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PCI DSS, SOC2, CISO, vCISO, HIPAA, CIS Controls, Security Program

7 Advantages of using a "virtual CISO" (vCISO)

A growing trend in the world of Cyber Security is companies outsourcing of some or all of their Information Security teams. This can be just a ...

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Security Program

How Do I Reset the Master Password?

During my time in enterprise-level support, I was often asked how to reset the master password on various devices after the existing password ...

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Security Program

Controls are Needed on Recoveries from Backup

Some organizations completely ignore important aspects of the backup recovery and validation process. This creates a significant ongoing data ...

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Security Program

What Time is It?

PCI DSS v3.2, section 10.4 requires all critical assets to be synchronized for time and recommends using one of the authoritative time sources ...

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