About Chris Hoke

Chris Hoke is a Managing Director of Security Solutions at Sirius.

Put Up Your Dukes Before the Next Cyberattack

Cybercrime is one of the greatest threats to organizations. According to CSO, global ransomware damages costs are predicted to exceed $5 billion in 2017, and the human attack surface will reach four billion people by 2020. However, insider breaches can also wreak havoc on organizations. So, what can you do to protect your enterprise from [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:10-05:00December 11th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Put Up Your Dukes Before the Next Cyberattack

How Vulnerable Is Payment Card Data?

According to the Identity Theft Resource Center and CyberScout, the number of U.S. data breaches tracked through the end of June hit a half-year record high of 791. If you’re accepting credit or debit cards, you need to have the proper procedures and technologies in place to protect your organization from compromise. The Payment Card [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:18-05:00September 15th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on How Vulnerable Is Payment Card Data?

Happening Now: Ransomware Attack

There has been a very aggressive global ransomware attack over the last 72 hours. The initial variant of the "WannaCry" malware is an attack against a SMB (server message block, one of the fundamental Windows domain technologies) protocol vulnerability present in many Microsoft OS's, patched by MS17-010. Microsoft issued a patch for this vulnerability in [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:30-05:00May 15th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments