Can you remember the last time you installed security updates at work? If the answer to that question is “no,” that’s a big problem. Patches and updates protect computers from dangerous threats. Read on to learn why installing security updates across your corporate network can save your firm from disaster.
Who gives you advice on mobile device security? Unless that person is an expert in the field, he or she is most likely giving you the wrong information. We’ve compiled some of the worst advice we’ve ever heard about mobile device security – read on to learn why following it can actually do more harm than good.
Years ago, tech experts predicted that a new wave of technology would hit the scene and completely rework the way we, well, work. Cloud computing was viewed as the future of the enterprise – at the time, this mysterious yet highly intriguing concept promised to dramatically increased efficiencies that would enable companies to reduce costs and increase business flexibility.
In a discussion sweeping the tech (and consumer) world, it’s easy to suffer from “Apple vs. FBI” information overload. Here at WinMagic, we’ve been closely following the developments of the story and understand Apple’s firm stance. In an effort to break the story down (and share some of our own thoughts) here are the nuts and bolts of the Apple vs. FBI case.
Over the past several years, it seems as though we can’t go a week without another business getting hacked. The hacks that make the news have millions of victims, or their victims are high profile organizations such as Sony or the NSA. However, even if hackers don’t steal data from millions of people, they’re still expensive. Read on to learn why even “small” hacks are a big deal.
With LegalTech fast approaching, it’s more important than ever to understand the challenges of maintaining secure productivity while on-the-go.
Have you heard the term “mobile device management” being thrown around, but you’re not sure what it means? Moreover, do you not know how to implement such a strategy? Read on to learn a few easy and simple tips about managing mobile devices to keep your networks and data safe.
Have you lost track of the number of data breaches that have taken place in 2015? Before the year draws to an end, it’s nearly a certainty that there will be more, and that they will be high profile.
There are two types of bad advice: the kind which doesn’t have a major impact and the kind that costs a great deal of money. When it comes to data security, which type of counsel are you getting? Read on to learn examples of the worst data security advice out there, and what to do instead.
When you hear the words “network security,” what comes to mind? Do you believe your network is invulnerable against any threats? And do you think it’s something you don’t need to worry about? If that’s the case, keep reading. This blog post will expose the myths of network security, and what you need to know to keep your corporate data safe.
Have you ever heard the term “media encryption,” and wondered what it meant? Or, perhaps you know what it means, but you don’t think it applies to you. Read on to learn the definition for media encryption and why it’s necessary for everyone to use.
Do you travel for business extensively? Or are you a manager whose employees frequently travel? You should be concerned about data security. Your sensitive information might be at risk from hackers and other criminals. What can you do to make sure your data stays safe? Read on for the secret to protecting data from leaks when you’re on the road.
When you think of retail, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? It’s probably the sound of a credit card being processed by a cashier. Hackers also hear the noise of a register, only they’re hearing it because they’ve stolen your financial information and are spending your money on merchandise you’ll never use.
The thought of provisioning multiple devices can strike fear into the heart of even seasoned professionals. It’s a situation in which a great deal can go wrong, leaving the IT department on the hook. Provisioning multiple devices doesn’t have to be a nightmare, though. Consider this your guide for making multi device security software provisioning simple and hassle-free.
Imagine this: your worst nightmare has taken place. You’ve found out that you’ve been hacked. Your most valuable data is now in someone else’s hands, and your company is going to suffer enormous damage to its reputation. What do you do now? Your first instinct is probably to assign blame. Here’s what you should do instead: ask the following questions about the hack. They’ll help you make sense of it.
What does a website devoted to encouraging extramarital affairs, a health insurance company and Harvard University have in common? They all announced they had suffered data breaches in 2015.