About Chuck Hegarty

Chuck Hegarty is a Senior Security Solutions Manager for Sirius.

The GDPR Deadline Is Here: Are You Ready?

For many organizations, building and operating a cutting edge data protection program hasn’t been a top priority. The GDPR is ushering in a new era of accountability, in which every regulated organization that collects, stores and uses sensitive customer data needs to raise the bar to meet new standards. Are you GDPR compliant? Penalties for [...]

Cyber Deception and the Path to Hacking Back

RSA Conference 2018 featured hundreds of sessions covering today’s cybersecurity issues. The theme was “Now Matters,” and among the immediate issues featured was the question of whether companies should engage in active defense, or “hacking back.” The idea of hacking back has been discussed by security researchers for over a decade. Dave Dittrich, SANS instructor [...]

What You Need to Know: Protecting Your Organization from Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware has been around for over 30 years, and it’s on the rise. Attackers are becoming more sophisticated, leaving unprotected organizations defenseless. According to the FBI, U.S. victims of ransomware lost $209 million in the first three months of 2016, compared to $24 million in the entire year of 2015. In this Carbon Black eBook, [...]