5 Security Stats You Should Know for 2019

It’s no surprise that a data breach can cost businesses millions of dollars. Organizations must protect their data no matter where it is stored, used or transmitted. Varonis compiled 60 cybersecurity statistics to give you a better idea of the current cybersecurity state, and we’ve broken out five key facts to help you rethink your [...]

By |2019-05-31T10:49:27-05:00June 5th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Security Stats You Should Know for 2019

What Do Data Privacy Laws Mean for Your Security Strategy

The EU Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has ushered in an era of user-controlled data. With the January fine of 50 million euros levied against Google for failing to properly disclose to users how their data is collected and used for targeted advertising, data protection authorities (DPAs) in EU member states have made it clear [...]

By |2019-03-08T15:35:41-05:00February 21st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on What Do Data Privacy Laws Mean for Your Security Strategy

[New Sirius Report] Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey 2018

In 2017, nearly half of the ransomware attacks targeted healthcare organizations. Last year, the biggest healthcare data breaches came as the result of weaponized ransomware, misconfigured cloud storage buckets and, most notably, phishing emails. What does this mean for your healthcare organization? You’ll need to examine your current IT strategy in order to incorporate a [...]

By |2019-02-22T14:56:39-05:00February 18th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on [New Sirius Report] Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey 2018

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 [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:54-05:00May 30th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The GDPR Deadline Is Here: Are You Ready?

GDPR – Why Should You Care?

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new EU data privacy regulation that comes into force on May 25, 2018. GDPR requires organizations to manage customer data more securely, and to provide some fundamental data rights to EU citizens regarding access to data about them, as well as portability of their data. Some of [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:00-05:00April 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on GDPR – Why Should You Care?

7 Steps to Effective Data Classification

In today’s security landscape data protection is not just a legal necessity, it’s critical to organizational survival and profitability. Storage is cheap, and organizations have become data hoarders. One day — they think — they’ll get around to mining all of that data for something useful. But data hoarding can cause serious issues. Much of [...]

By |2019-02-27T15:46:31-05:00March 19th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on 7 Steps to Effective Data Classification