Security

Are you an effective Cybersecurity/ I.T Manager?

As organizations strive to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of their systems, they go out of their way to hire Cyber security professionals (I.T Manager) to help fast track the process. These professionals when hired most of the time forget the primary role of the business. It’s imperative that security professionals remember that they …

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A word to Users

Are you aware of what’s trending in the technology of mobiles today and the security niches that arise out of lack of knowledge on what you use on your mobiles, are you aware of the grayware outbreaks in mobiles, a greatest percentage in mobiles? It has been discovered according to the 2019 security statistics in …

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Cybersecurity BCP/DR Planning

The Institute of Forensics and ICT Security (IFIS) has been providing training to organizations in setting up an effective Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plan (BCP/DR) as an overall coverage for contingency planning. Experience has shown that organizations do not include procedures for handling a BCP/DR training and those organizations that had these plans, they …

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What is Data Security

Data security refers to protective digital privacy measures that are applied to prevent unauthorized access to computers, databases and websites. Data security also protects data from corruption. Data security is an essential aspect of IT for organizations of every size and type. 5 Ways to Enhance Data Security Limit Data Access Most of the organizations give …

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Guarding against Phishing

The practice of sending out mass emails that are fraudulent in nature is referred to as Phishing.  These emails masquerade as legitimate emails from credible institutions stating they are having some type of issue, and request that you reply with your confidential information to comply.  It is called phishing because they are “fishing” for information …

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Transform your Business with Mobile Security

Mobile security is the protection of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other portable computing devices, and the networks they connect to, from threats and vulnerabilities associated with wireless computing. Mobile security is also known as wireless security. Ninety-nine percent of the enterprise workforce currently uses mobile devices, smart phones and tablets to perform their jobs today. …

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Biometrics

Authentication is the process of determining whether a person is who he or she claims to be. This process can occur in one of two ways. Verification asks “Is this the person who he or she claims?” and consists of a single comparison. Identification makes a one-to-N comparison and tries to determine if the person …

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Intellectual property theft

Intellectual property theft involves robbing people or companies of their ideas, inventions, and creative expressions. It can include everything from trade secrets and proprietary products and parts to movies, music, and software. It is a growing threat especially with the rise of digital technologies and Internet file sharing networks. All told, intellectual property theft costs …

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HOW BEST CAN YOU DEFEND YOUR NETWORK?

Organizational focus on cyber defense is more important than ever as cyber breaches have a far greater financial impact and can cause broad reputational damage. Despite best efforts to prevent breaches, many organizations are still being compromised. Therefore organizations must have, as part of their defense mechanisms, trained network defenders who are focused on protecting, …

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