Tag: risk management

27
Nov

3 Reasons You Should Regularly Backup Your Data

When a device sends you those little reminders to backup your data, it can often be seen as an annoyance. But backing up your data should be taken seriously, as it could drastically impact the success of your business. Think of it as not a matter of if your data could be lost, but when. Here are three reasons why

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22
May

5 Ways to Combat Ransomware

A lot of time and effort is spent on building up data that is stored on your computer. Within the blink of an eye it can all disappear and you can fall victim to these cyberattacks. Knowing the actions to take to prevent ransomware can protect your computer from these nasty invasions. Familiarizing Yourself with Ransomware Ransomware is a type

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6
Oct

Ransomware, What it Really is & How to Beat it

Ransomware, devastating to your business, online extortion that has reached epic worldwide proportions. Most of us have heard stories about someone outside our circle of friends or even in our networks that has fallen prey to, the now common, “Ransomware”. We might even know someone who has been affected by it directly. Those of us who know the dangers know

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5
Jul

Cloud Security Threats You Need To Know About

Ease of use, unlimited storage, and access from anywhere in the world – the benefits of cloud computing are many; but as such can mean added threats. The Cloud Security Alliance has come up with a list of issues that pose a serious threat to cloud computing. Let’s have a look at each of them.

6
Jun

The Increasing Importance of Cloud Computing for Business

Quick adoption of the latest advancements in technology is a surefire way to increase productivity and profit. One domain of technology that is gaining momentum in our current corporate world is cloud computing. One advantage that cloud storage brings for businesses is that they don’t have to purchase infrastructure, for which costs can be staggering. Cloud storage allows businesses to

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8
Sep

Cloud Application Management for Platforms (CAMP)

Applications have gained ground in the technological world over the last decade. There are very few businesses that are running without the use of applications, so as to fulfill the needs of application development, platforms like CAMP are helping businesses to develop, deploy, and use their applications in a smart way. CAMP was developed primarily by the Oracle Corporation with

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31
Aug

Cloud, BYOD, and Security

You are probably aware of the term BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), a term that clearly denotes the changing enterprise landscape. Technology, as we can see, has not only changed customer behavior but also the way employees work in and contribute to an organization. BYOD is not a trend, it is in fact a whole new way of business operation.

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11
May

Cyber Security 2015: Are We Safe Yet?

2014 experienced a rambunctious side of cyber security that no one expected, during which we witnessed giants like eBay and Sony fall victim to hacks just as easily as a simple start-up company would. Staples and Home Depot are other examples of larger business franchises that suffered major cyber attacks and immense data loss. A wide range of big retail

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27
Apr

A Practical & Effective Approach to Risk Management

Most experts unanimously agree that a sturdy risk management strategy can help decrease any issues related to a project up to almost 90%. The things you always need to ensure is that you have a solid and strong project management practice, a well-defined scope, the ability to incorporate input from stakeholders, the leverage following a well-designed change management process, and

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23
Mar

Insider Threats and Their Effects

As technology develops, the number of monitoring and logging tools available for the protection of your data has also increased. With so many tools at your disposal, detecting any illicit insider activity on your network should be easy enough to identify and deal with, yet it isn’t. There has been a marked rise in malicious insider attacks because of insiders

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