How Banks Can Best Prepare For Audits And Exams

Posted by Integrity Staff on February 14, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Banks are a prime target for cybercriminals.

In fact, the typical financial services business in America gets attacked more than a billion times a year, according to PayPal CEO Dan Schulman.

That’s more than 7,600 threats every minute.

Compare that to the typical American business, which faces about 4 million attacks a year.  

This alarming trend is why banks must be regularly audited.

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What All Healthcare Organizations Should Know About HIPAA Requirements

Posted by Integrity Staff on February 7, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Healthcare is one of the most targeted sectors for cybercriminals.

In fact, almost every one in five claims from 2013-2017 was in the healthcare sector, according to NetDiligence’s 2018 Cyber Claims Study.

That’s why following HIPAA requirements is so important.

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Best Practices To Protect Against Ransomware

Posted by Integrity Staff on January 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM

More than half of all cyberattacks result in financial damages of more than $500,000, according to the Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report.

Damages from ransomware, in particular, have increased 15-fold—a report from Cybersecurity Ventures found that costs shot up from $325 million in 2015 to $5 billion in 2017.

The steep costs associated with ransomware require us to understand what ransomware is and how an attack could affect your organization.  

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The Best Strategy For Protecting Against Credential Theft

Posted by Integrity Staff on January 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Do you know how much your account information is worth to criminals?

You might be shocked to find out that credentials you believe are incredibly important only fetch $10-20 on the dark web.

What’s worse is how much financial damage stolen data could cost you later on.

These thieves are taking part in credential theft, a market expected to exceed $18 billion by 2024.

Let’s find out more about credential theft and how to protect yourself against it.

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3 Regulatory Changes You Need to Know for 2019

Posted by Integrity Staff on January 3, 2019 at 10:00 AM

If your business is a financial or healthcare institution, or you accept credit cards, you may want to pay close attention as there are a number of regulatory updates in store for 2019.

Let’s take a look.

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4 Tips For Better Firewall Management

Posted by Integrity Staff on December 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One of the core elements of securing your company’s network is a firewall.

Firewalls control network traffic flow by determining whether to accept or discard a packet that passes through it based on predetermined security rules.

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What You Really Need To Know About The Dark Web

Posted by Integrity Staff on December 21, 2018 at 9:08 AM

There’s a good chance that you’ve probably heard the headlines before:

Don’t let the people on the dark web get ahold of your information.

The dark web is a mysterious place.

You can protect your information against appearing on the dark web.

It turns out that all of these statements are scare tactics.

Spoiler alert: Your information is probably on the dark web.

The good news is that you can take action to prevent that information from being useful.

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Why Your Business Needs Unified Threat Management

Posted by Integrity Staff on December 20, 2018 at 10:44 AM

Malware. A data breach. Viruses.

These are just a few of the cybersecurity threats that lurk near your business, waiting to cost you money and damage your reputation.

One can get a glimpse at how serious a security event is by knowing whether the event must be reported to anyone.

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What To Know About The End Of Life For Windows Server 2008 R2

Posted by Integrity Staff on December 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Even though it’s more than a year away, now is the time to think about moving away from Windows Server 2008.

Microsoft has announced Jan. 14, 2020, as the end-of-life date for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2.

Let’s take a look at what the term “end of life” means and how you can migrate your business to a more secure server.

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Old School Tech Security: 7 Ways to Protect Your Sensitive Data

Posted by Integrity Staff on December 6, 2018 at 10:00 AM

Start digging around about how to protect your data, and you’ll be soon drowning in a mix of apps, websites, and vocabulary terms that are difficult to understand.

Instead, simplify the process.

Here is a list of seven ways to safeguard your data.

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