5 Ways to Get Wise on Business Email Compromise (BEC)

NPR’s All Things Considered recently ran a story about the persistence of email cybercrimes and the techniques used by cybercriminals to steal money from their victims. This year alone, the U.S. Department of Justice, in collaboration with other government departments, seized nearly $3.7 million stolen through BEC schemes. Scammers still use the oldest trick in [...]

By |2019-11-26T12:04:36-06:00November 27th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Get Wise on Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Legacy to Next-gen: Evaluating Your Endpoint Security

Protecting endpoints against evolving threats is challenging. Malware is getting more and more evasive. Endpoints are gaining in volume, disparity, and distance from your data center. Your legacy anti-virus (AV) is no longer up to the task.   Leaving legacy behind Signature-based methodologies are outdated. Developed and iterated since the 1980s, this is the best-understood [...]

By and |2019-12-02T09:19:30-06:00November 25th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Legacy to Next-gen: Evaluating Your Endpoint Security

Secure Your IoT Data With a Zero-Trust Strategy

If you’ve felt like new reports of data hacks and security breaches are becoming more common, it’s not your imagination. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) as one of the fastest-growing device categories today means that securing your IoT data is more important—and difficult—than ever. By some estimates, as many as 300 billion [...]

By |2019-11-22T09:14:37-06:00November 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Secure Your IoT Data With a Zero-Trust Strategy

Sirius Wins Two Partner of the Year Awards at 2019 Cisco Partner Summit

November 11, 2019; Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius) received two highly-regarded awards presented last week during Cisco’s Partner Summit 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each year, Cisco considers more than 1,000 companies from more than 75 countries for its Partner Summit Awards, which honor its top-performing partners within specific technology markets. This year, in recognition of [...]

By |2019-11-13T09:55:27-06:00November 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Wins Two Partner of the Year Awards at 2019 Cisco Partner Summit

2019 Sirius Security Executive Briefing: Denver Edition

  The shifting landscape of cybersecurity threats, tools and best practices challenges even the most experienced and supported IT teams. How can a CISO adapt to and navigate these issues? To help clients explore the new realities of cybersecurity, Sirius hosts twice-yearly Security Executive Briefings. Each Briefing has a different venue, agenda and speakers, but [...]

By |2019-11-19T11:50:02-06:00November 11th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 2019 Sirius Security Executive Briefing: Denver Edition

What the WAF? Beyond the Capital One Breach

Capital One made world news waves on July 19, 2019, when it was reported they had suffered a security breach that resulted in the loss of 30GB of data. This data loss affected 106 million people in North America and included data submitted on credit card applications from 2005 to early 2019. Lots of digital [...]

By and |2019-10-30T09:28:24-06:00October 23rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on What the WAF? Beyond the Capital One Breach

Blockchain in Healthcare: Greater Security, Fewer Mistakes, Less Paper

If the first thing that comes to mind when you hear “blockchain” is Bitcoin, you’re not alone. Cryptocurrencies were built on blockchain’s system of using distributed, permissioned computing to create a virtual ledger that could be used to confirm and ensure the accuracy and security of transactions. In the healthcare industry, where the security of [...]

By |2019-10-18T11:15:16-06:00October 18th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Blockchain in Healthcare: Greater Security, Fewer Mistakes, Less Paper

Know Your IaaS From Your SaaS: Crucial Security Considerations for Cloud Service Models

The high percentage of organizations that are using cloud services, currently migrating to the cloud or planning their move to the cloud isn’t all that surprising. When the destination is digital transformation, cloud computing is the bullet train organizations are riding to get there. Forrester’s forecast for cloud computing in 2019 concluded: The largest public [...]

By |2019-10-02T11:16:56-06:00October 4th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Know Your IaaS From Your SaaS: Crucial Security Considerations for Cloud Service Models

3 Cybersecurity Trends From Black Hat 2019 for Your 2020 Security Strategy

Experts presented, vendors exhibited, and decision-makers gathered. The 22nd Black Hat conference drew over 20,000 people in the Information Security industry to Las Vegas in early August. People in the InfoSec industry worldwide view this conference as the one to attend for skill-building, hearing the latest research, learning about evolutions in security, and seeing the [...]

By |2019-10-30T09:28:52-06:00September 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 3 Cybersecurity Trends From Black Hat 2019 for Your 2020 Security Strategy

Network Visibility Converges Networking and Digital Security

More data is in motion on your network than ever before. This is true for most U.S. enterprises, in every industry. BYOD, remote work, workflow apps and IoT devices—all access the network, whether at the edge or closer to the data center. With the variety and sheer numbers of users, devices and data sources on [...]

By |2019-10-30T09:29:17-06:00August 23rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Network Visibility Converges Networking and Digital Security