Information Security News Roundup: April 2018

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The ever-fascinating information security industry continues to surprise. As we transition from spring to summer, find out what's heating up in the world of information security in our April Information Security News Roundup.

5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Cyber Attacks

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The threat of cyber attacks is rapidly expanding. As we become more connected to technology, the opportunity for exposure grows. But just because attacks are happening more frequently, it doesn’t mean we should just get used to them. Here are 5 ways in which you can protect yourself from cyber attacks.

Data Breach Fatigue Increases with Recent Cases

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It seems as though when we see a data breach in the news we are quick to brush it off. KARE11 interviewed FRSecure CEO Evan Francen to discuss data breach fatigue and why you should avoid it.

Ransomware Attacks Hit Two Major Cities

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FRSecure's Chad Spoden joined KARE11 to discuss the March ransomware attacks that affected the cities of Atlanta and Baltimore, as well as Boeing. Listen to and read what Chad had to say about why these incidents happen and how these groups can learn from them.

Information Security News Roundup: March 2018

Another month, another busy time in the world of information security news. Breaches, hacks and incidents are happening more frequently and on a bigger scale than ever before. Whole cities, massive companies and infamous consumer brands highlight this month's Information Security News Roundup.

15 Eye-Opening Vendor Risk Statistics

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If your organization works with third-party vendors, the risks that they carry can have a big impact on your business. Read these statistics about vendor risk that will get you thinking about your vendors and their risks.

Information Security News Roundup: February 2018

FRSecure's February 2018 Information Security News Roundup looks back on the breaches, incidents, and trends surrounding healthcare, social networking, tax scams, and more that happened in February. Read what happened in the information security industry last month.

3 Strategies for When Management Doesn't Get the Importance of Information Security

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Working for an organization that doesn't understand the importance of information security the same way as you do is a difficult challenge. If you find yourself in a situation where management isn't on the same page, there are a few options you can take. Evan Francen breaks them down here.
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Russian Hackers: Influencing the United States Elections

WCCO Radio invited FRSecure CEO Evan Francen on air to discuss Russian hackers, their involvement in the United States elections, and how he thinks social media users can combat future attempts.
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It’s Not If, But When

Information security incidents are unavoidable. It's important to learn how to respond effectively to and manage an incident that does occur. CEO Evan Francen breaks down the four steps your organization can and should take in order to manage an incident properly before calling in an expert. Prepare now.

Should I Hire a vCISO or a CISO?

FRSecure COO John Harmon explains the benefits of hiring a Chief Information Security Officer and a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer. These benefits can help you make a decision on which is a better fit for your organization and why.

Information Security News Roundup: January 2018

A new year means new developments in the world of information security news. Private sector companies are prioritizing their cybersecurity and stealing away public sector employees as they do. Snowboarders, skiers, and hackers all gear up for the Winter Olympics. Read about all of that, and more, in our Information Security News Roundup for the month of January.