Information Security News Roundup: October 2018

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Halloween wasn't the only thing that was spooky about October this year, as nerve-wracking breaches were abundant this month. Find out what else happened in the world of information security news in our October Roundup.

Gone Phishing

Like fishermen, cyber-attackers use methodical and well-researched techniques to bait their targets into giving them what they want. Find out what kinds of phishing there is out there, and how you can make sure you don't end up out of water.

Manufacturing Defenses Against Cyberteurs

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Manufacturing businesses are uniquely vulnerable to attackers. Their business models are hyper-affected by potential breaches. Take a look at how cyberteurs impact the manufacturing industry.

What is a Penetration Test and What Does it Cost?

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Penetration testing is an important part of information security, but it may not be right for your organization. Learn about what a penetration test is, when to get one done, and how much they cost.

FRSecure Pledges to Support National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2018 as a Champion

FRSecure today announced that it has become a Champion of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2018. FRSecure will be joining a growing global effort among businesses, government agencies, colleges, and universities, associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote the awareness of online safety and privacy.

Information Security News Roundup: August 2018

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With the end of the year rapidly approaching, the information security industry gets busier than ever. Its news is no different. Check out the stories that made a splash in August in this month's edition of our Information security news roundup.

Taking Data Security Seriously as a Small Business

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It's not always easy for small businesses to take data security seriously, but it's important for the long-term success of the company.

Schools Protect Themselves by Protecting Student Data

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Educational institutions can protect themselves by protecting their student data. Here's how and why trustees should take infosec seriously in their decision-making.

Your Business is in Danger of Becoming Another in a Long Line of Ransomware Statistics

Your business could very well be at risk of falling into a long list of ransomware statistics. By implementing explicit policies and procedures and following them clearly, you can help your business avoid falling victim to a ransomware attack and greatly reduce your risk of becoming the next name on the long list of ransomware statistics.

FRSecure® Celebrates 10th Anniversary by Providing Vendor Risk Management Services to 10 Nonprofits Free of Charge

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FRSecure has turns 10 on August 28th, and to celebrate, we're giving out free vendor risk management services to 10 noinprofits!
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Are Your Employees Good Password Generators and Managers?

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Remembering all your passwords is a difficult and dangerous task. While using a common base for all your passwords may help you in remembering them, it also allows hackers to easily access crucial information such as bank accounts, bills, and your work computer. This has dangerous implications in both your personal life and your organization's well-being. Find out how to better protect you and your employees by becoming a better password generator and manager.
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Information Security News Roundup: July 2018

While we are still in the midst of enjoying summer by relaxing in the sun or by staying inside to avoid the heat, information security news stories have continued to pile up. The month of July saw a wide variety of stories breaking within the…