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Can Phishing Simulations Help Reduce Cyber Risk?

In a previous article we talked about what cybersecurity awareness training is and how it has helped organizations and their employees be aware and prepared…

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Phishing, Smishing, Vishing – What’s the Difference?

In the IT world there are many words and acronyms used that mean something to those of us in the industry but that may not…

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What Risks are Generally Covered Under Cyber Insurance Policies?

When an organization becomes a victim of a cybersecurity incident, having cybersecurity insurance can help with some of the costs that are associated with recovering…

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Preparing to Create Your Incident Response Plan

Often, when we consider creating incident response plans, we have cyber incidents in mind. This is not surprising, given the ever-increasing frequency of cyber attacks…

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Patch Management Best Practices

Right up there with human error, unpatched systems are one of the top causes of data breaches. According to the Ponemon Institute, over 57% of…

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Best Practices for Cybersecurity Awareness Training Programs

Government agencies such as the Canadian Center for Cybersecurity (CCCS) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the U.S., not to mention…

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Avoid Becoming a Victim of Social Engineering

In any conversation regarding cybersecurity, the topic ultimately turns to phishing and the social engineering tactics that make this the most effective strategy for cybercriminals…

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To Pay or Not to Pay: That is the Question That Ransomware Victims Must Answer

Most people never heard of the Colonial Pipeline Company before May 2021, even though it transports 45% of all fuel consumed on the US East…

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To Pay or Not to Pay: That is the Question That Ransomware Victims Must Answer

Most people never heard of the Colonial Pipeline Company before May 2021, even though it transports 45% of all fuel consumed on the US East…

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Preparing for Compliance to the Modernization of Privacy Laws in Canada

With all the different legislation either already enacted or being enacted in different jurisdictions, organizations may find it difficult to determine what they need to…

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Have you Heard About the Cybersecurity Onion?

Cybersecurity continues to be a top concern for businesses in Canada. This is not a surprise. In 2021, 85.7% of Canadian organizations experienced at least…

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The Modernization of Privacy Laws and What This Means for Your Business

In a digital world where personal information is so easily collected and may easily be used for malicious intent, concerns about privacy and the protection…

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The Modernization of Privacy Laws and What This Means for Your Business

In a digital world where personal information is so easily collected and may easily be used for malicious intent, concerns about privacy and the protection…

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Why Should My Company Worry About Data Breaches?

Data breaches are a major cybersecurity concern because they can ruin a company’s reputation, cost millions of dollars, and paralyze businesses for several days. Here’s…

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How Managed IT Services Help with IT Security

Roughly 60 percent of businesses opt for managed security services to ensure that the right people and most appropriate resources are allocated in the best possible ways….

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Why is Employee Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Important for SMBs

Cybersecurity has been an important part of technology discussions for many years. The changes that were brought about by the pandemic such as where people…

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5 Reasons to Back Up Your Microsoft 365 Data

Many SMBs have moved to the cloud to take advantage of all the benefits that it can offer. A common misconception, however, is that the…

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What the End of Support for Windows Server 2008 Means for You

Cloud services that allow us to store data online are critical to the operations of thousands of businesses around the world. However, as technology marches…

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