Hacked? Here’s What to Know (& What to Do Next)

Virtual ArmourBusiness, Cybersecurity, Risk Mitigation & Prevention

What to Do When You Get Hacked

Whether criminals are posting inappropriate or illegal content on your company website, sensitive data, and emails have been accessed by unauthorized users, or your data is being held hostage by ransomware, being hacked is every organization’s worst nightmare. Though there’s nothing you can do to ensure a breach never happens, there are a lot of things you can do to … Read More

Why Your Company Could be the Next Equifax or CapitalOne

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Why Your Company Could be the Next Equifax or CapitalOner

Though many of us may only hear about big cybersecurity incidents like the Equifax breach of 2017 and the CapitalOne hack of 2019, cybersecurity incidents are becoming increasingly common in the modern world. Many C-suite executives and other decision-makers likely shook their heads as they read about these and other serious cybersecurity incidents, thankful that that sort of thing could … Read More

Airports are a Hackers Best Friend (& Other Ways Users Expose Themselves to Risk)

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Airport Cybersecurity Risk

Traveling is stressful, even when things go smoothly. Your routine is disrupted, you are in an unfamiliar place, and there is a good chance you are not as well-rested as usual. This can make you less vigilant about your cybersecurity, and if you don’t speak the local language, you may have trouble getting the information you need to make an … Read More

Cybersecurity Spring Cleaning: It’s Time to Review Your Security Practices

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Cybersecurity Spring Cleaning

When most people think of spring cleaning, they think of giving their house a thorough cleaning and donating unwanted items to charity. But spring is also a great time to review your organization’s cybersecurity protocols. To help you review your current protocols, and catch any gaps, here is a handy cybersecurity spring cleaning checklist. Infographic Skip to content Review Your … Read More

Beyond SIEM: Why Your Security Posture Needs to SOAR

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Beyond SIEM: Why Your Security Posture Needs to SOAR

Companies that are concerned about cybersecurity likely have SIEM protocols in place to safeguard their digital assets. However, cybersecurity and cybercrime are continually evolving and shifting, which means that simple SIEM approach is no longer enough. There is also a global shortage of qualified cybersecurity experts, which makes smart, integrated, comprehensive security response systems more critical than ever. That is … Read More

Building a Cybersecurity Incident Response Program

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A good cybersecurity plan is not optional, because in the modern world it is not a question of if you will be targeted by cybercriminals, but when. A robust cybersecurity incident response program is an integral component of any organization’s cybersecurity strategy. Without a solid response plan in place, it can be challenging to respond to breaches or threats effectively … Read More

19 Essential Cybersecurity Best Practices

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19 Cybersecurity Best Practices

Every company, no matter how large or small, should have a robust cybersecurity strategy in place to protect their company’s digital assets. Staying secure in the digital era is no longer and set and forget practice. You must be diligent in your security practices and always on top of new trends. To help you ensure your data is secure here … Read More

DNS Spoofing: What It Is & How to Protect Yourself

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DNS Spoofing: What It Is & How to Protect Yourself

Cybersecurity crimes have plagued businesses large and small for years, but criminals are increasingly using DNS Spoofing as their tool of choice. In order to protect you and your business from cyber attacks like DNS Spoofing it is important for you to understand what DNS Spoofing is and what measures you can take to protect yourself and your business from … Read More