Posts Categorized: Data Protection

Cloud-based Capabilities and More

By Mark Benton | Product Manager A typical office in 1995, with PC’s and email, might have looked very sophisticated to your mother who was used to working with typewriters and physical mailboxes in 1975. In the same cyclical pattern, the office we see in 2015 is not like that of 1995. We now have… Read more »

Four Simple Steps to Create an Information Security Program

By Hanna Pickering | SE Virtual CIO Many people think of an Information Security Program (ISP) as a collection of policy documents that state how an organization and its people will behave in order to comply with applicable regulations (such as HIPAA, GLBA, and FINRA). However, it’s no longer just about proper documentation, it also encompasses… Read more »

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Email: To Trust, or Not to Trust?

By Kyla Morse | SE Help Desk Has anyone at your organization ever received an e-mail that was not what they thought it would be?  Maybe it was a message from a vendor looking to verify sensitive account information; a message from a tax preparer sending completed tax returns, but in the month of August; or… Read more »

307 new network security threats per minute

Practical Tips That Improve Network Security

In their November 2014 Threat Report, McAfee reported detecting over 307 new threats every minute in the third quarter of this year.  The purpose of this article is not to explain the rapid growth in threats, other than to state that it’s clear that cybercrime has become an organized industry, but to describe additional measures… Read more »