You Haven’t Heard of This Attack, Here’s Why:

A financial firm was hit with a phishing email that included a malicious Word® Doc attachment. An employee inadvertently infected the computer system after clicking on the attachment. The firm’s updated antivirus software was unable to detect the malicious attachment, allowing it to make modifications. Once infected, the computer system connected to a domain in […]

Cybersecurity | 2019 Predictions

2018 has been filled with cybersecurity incidents prompting security experts across the globe to begin preparing for what the New Year will bring. 2019 CyberSecurity predictions:  Million-dollar data breach finesIn 2018 EU GDPR come into enforcement as well as the California Consumer Privacy Act, both of which have serious financial penalties for organizations that fail to […]

2018: The Year of the Data Breach?

Data breaches in 2018 compromised the personal information of millions of people around the world. Data breaches affect businesses of any size and can happen for a variety of reasons. Some companies are hacked. Data can be mishandled or sold to third parties. Holes in a website’s security system can leave information unprotected. Five of […]

Understanding Cyber Risk

“There is no such thing as zero risk.” Everything comes with or has some risk associated with it. It is important to understand and anticipate risks that exist in your organization’s infrastructure and take steps to control and mitigate risks, as much as possible. Business and technologies are constantly changing which introduce new risks and […]

$16 Million in Record HIPAA Settlement

Anthem Pays OCR $16 Million in Record HIPAA Settlement Following Largest U.S. Health Data Breach in History Anthem, Inc. has agreed to pay $16 million to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and take substantial corrective action to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability […]

HEALTHCARE SECURITY FORUM: Featured speaker: DOMENICK GANDOLFO

Cybersafe Solutions’ own Cybersecurity Security Specialist,  DOMENICK GANDOLFO will be speaking at the Healthcare Security Forum in Boston, where attendees will learn about keeping patients’ data safe and your reputation in tact with a proactive security strategy and learn about the latest updates on new and emerging cyber threats… Data security threats are at an all-time […]

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is commemorating its 15th year as an annual initiative to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. Created by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance to provide a reminder that each of us has the power to make the Internet safer and more secure. We can all […]

Cyber Attacks Are Now a Top Business Risk

Cybersecurity is not an IT problem, it’s a business problem. 1 in every 4 companies will suffer some sort of Cyber Incident in 2018. Every day, companies are being attacked and their valuable data compromised. Small to mid-sized companies are emerging as the preferred target for cyber attacks due to their unsophisticated defenses. Many executives […]