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May 21, 2017Published by

Last week was a rough one in the IT world, as organizations around the globe scrambled to avoid being caught up in the WannaCry ransomware attack. If your organization was spared this round, it doesn’t mean you should pat yourself on the back and move on, business as usual. Fact is, most organizations aren’t at a state of security maturity that affords them this level of comfort.Read on for my list of 5 things any IT professional can learn from the WannaCry ransomware attack.


November 3, 2016Published by

The healthcare industry has seen a massive surge in ransomware attacks over the past year. Learn how to build a ransomware defense plan and shield your organization from this growing threat.


September 26, 2016Published by

Establishing a strong foundation of patient data security involves surrounding your healthcare organization with the right team of people. Here are five people you want on your side when it comes to fighting data breaches and ransomware.


April 4, 2016Published by

Ransomware continues to make news headlines. In response to the growing ransomware threat, government agencies are issuing business alerts to raise awareness and offer guidance. Some of these recent alerts include: United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) —  “Ransomware and Recent Variants” Alert Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) — “Ransomware on the Rise” Podcast […]

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