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Infosecurity Magazine | June 28, 2021 – If your company is targeted, paying off your attackers won’t always be enough to avoid disruption. Prepare for a potential ransomware attack as you would for any other disaster that could disable parts of your tech infrastructure. With backups of your data and a restoration plan in place, you can rebound quickly from an attack without paying any ransom at all. For the complete article, see #HowTo: Be More Resilient Against Ransomware
Bloomberg Tax | May 16, 2021 –With technology impacting tax planning, compliance, and enforcement, it’s essential to keep up. Tax professionals are talking about the Colonial Pipeline Co. hack and the $5 million ransom, tax implications of non-fungible tokens (NFTs), digital taxes and more. For the complete article, see Weekend Insights: Tax Takes On Technology
Back End News | May 5, 2021 – HTTPS protects data in transit, but it doesn’t mean a site is secure. Phishing sites can use HTTPS to indicate secure transmission. Your company can bolster security by educating employees about the fact that HTTPS sites aren’t always trustworthy. Moreover, a multi-layered security approach can limit damage from phishing attacks. For the complete article, see Why HTTPS isn’t as secure as it seems — and what that means for your company.
Digital Commerce 360 | March 31, 2021 – A retailer that fails to balance various age groups' cybersecurity needs risks making its tech products inaccessible to parts of the population. While that diversity is generally a good thing, it also poses a security challenge for retailers. User differences can make it hard to design ecommerce technology that ensures security and a good experience for all ages. To avoid this outcome, make sure your product teams are aware of the potential barriers various age …
Dark Reading | March 18, 2021 – Tax season is yet another opportunity for fraudsters to target your company. Here's how to keep everyone in the organization on their toes. It's critical that security teams protect employees across all endpoints to ensure they don't fall victim to a phishing attack or download a malicious attachment that compromises the organization's entire security posture. Robert Capps, vice president of emerging technologies at NuData Security, adds "Fraudsters will try to threaten companies with …