Top Cybersecurity Trends To Consider For The New Year

2022 may be remembered as the year of increases. Increases in legislation, security standards, ransomware attacks and technology risks. With cyberattacks — specifically ransomware — on the consistent rise, IT teams and security professionals need to be more alert than ever before. As you look to the new year and evaluate your security posture here […]

Top Seven Cybersecurity Ripple Effects From 2020

The year 2020 definitely shook up the IT world. The urgent need to rely on distributed workforces forced organizations to accelerate their digital transformations and broadened the IT threat landscape. Looking closely at the ripple effects from 2020 it’s clear security pros won’t be able to yawn their way through 2021. Here are seven key […]

How To Control Costs And Risks As Data Subject Access Requests Increase

More organizations now store and process personal data, which automatically makes them subject to GDPR and CCPA. Gartner estimates that “by 2023, 65% of the world’s population will have its personal data covered under modern privacy regulations, up from 10% today.”*  Moreover, individuals are becoming more aware of their rights. Therefore, we can expect a steep increase in […]

10 Most Neglected Data Security Best Practices

The 2018 Netwrix IT Risks Report explores how organizations are working to ensure compliance and beat cyber threats. Unfortunately, the results indicate that organizations aren’t doing enough to defeat the bad guys. Here are the 10 most neglected security best practices:  1. Classify data based on its sensitivity.  Security experts recommend that organizations classify data at least twice per year […]

Top Five Ways The Human Factor Threatens Your Data Security

Data protection regulations have become stricter and now focus on protection of data privacy of consumers. New state regulations like the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) force businesses to make it their top priority. However, many companies lack a strong cybersecurity culture and therefore become more vulnerable to security and compliance issues. According to a whitepaper […]