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What do death, taxes and cyber breaches have in common?

October 4, 2018 1:35:06 PM EDT / by Joe Mangano posted in Cybersecurity Awareness, Social Media


If I asked you, 'what are two things that are certain in life?',  what would you say?  Death and taxes, right?

But, what if I asked you,  'what is one thing that is almost certain to affect you in  your Digital Life?'

What would you say?

If you said, 'another announcement of a cyber breach that could affect me, my family or my business', then you would be 100% right.

Ok, while it is a bit of a stretch to tie all 3 of these things together, I hope you get the point.
Facebook alone has reported breaches that affected the data of  87M people in April 2018, and 50M people in September of 2018.  

Your online security is something that you should take very seriously.  Think about this. Do you  know someone  that has been hacked, had their identity compromised or got hit with a virus or..., , maybe even worse?  

With every social media account you sign up for, every picture you post and status you update,  you

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Boo! Its National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October 1, 2018 5:59:00 PM EDT / by Joe Mangano posted in Cybersecurity Awareness


It's October! As the leaves change to a wonderful pastel of colors, squirrels are preparing by collecting lots of acorns for the winter. Birds are preparing to fly to warmer climates. Children are preparing their best Trick-or-Treat costumes with the hope that  with a good 'Boo' they might get more goodies.

It's  October.  Are you prepared for National Cybersecurity Awareness month?   What's that all about ?

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Sectors Investing the Most and Least on Cyber Security in 2018

August 28, 2018 3:02:25 PM EDT / by Joe Mangano posted in Cyber News


According to a recent article by Nathan Kitto published in BusinessNewsWales, over the last few years, the frequency and severity of cyber-attacks/breaches have exponentially risen. So much so, figures by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) shows that 53% of UK firms now consider a cyber-attack as the main threat facing them in the near future.

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