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Cybersecurity awareness training for employees

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED : NINJIO SEASON 4, EPISODE 2, C’EST LA VIE, CHAMONIX

In NINJIO’s Season 4, Episode 2, the hackers have a plan, a way to bypass a large company’s MDM, or Mobile Device Management, software to gain access to their sensitive data.  Using inside contacts, custom servers, and text message phishing, they can get everything that they want – as [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED : NINJIO SEASON 4, EPISODE 1, YOU NEVER CALL…

In NINJIO’s Season 4, Episode 1, after her husband’s wrongful arrest, Megan desperately researches what might have led to his stolen identity.  She uncovers a case of Business Email Compromise, and hurries to share what she’s learned with their lawyer.  When an email requesting sensitive information comes through, it’s [...]

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The 10 Steps to Achieve Effective Cybersecurity

The 10 Steps to Achieve Effective Cybersecurity

The 10 Steps to Achieve Effective Cybersecurity – As organizations increasingly connect their operational processes to their cyber infrastructure, effective cybersecurity is key to an organization’s ability to protect its assets, including reputation, intellectual property, staff, and customers. Many companies believe that their investment in advanced technical solutions means [...]

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Best Email Security Practices for Employees

Best Email Security Practices for Employees

Best Email Security Practices for Employees – You can set up any system to protect your organization from cyberattacks, but many cyberattacks hit you where you are most vulnerable – your employees. Emails are one of the most used communication channels today. Cybercriminals can email malicious content messages to [...]

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The 7 Most Essential Security Awareness Training Topics for 2021

The 7 Most Essential Security Awareness Training Topics for 2021

The Most Essential Security Awareness Training Topics for 2021 – In 2021, it becomes more important than ever to train your employees on cybersecurity practices in the workplace. With increasingly sophisticated digital threats, educating your digital workforce on cybersecurity best practices is the most effective way to save time [...]

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Best Incident Response Use Cases

Best Incident Response Use Cases – Incident response is a well-organized approach used by an organization’s IT departments to combat and manage a cyber attack or security breach. The purpose of using incident response is to limit the damage and reduce the incident’s costs and recovery time. The people [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED : NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 7, UPDATE DOUBLE TAKE

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 7, a meeting starts late after a link to Amazon prompted a software update – an update that IT knew nothing about.  It turns out that the culprit is malvertising.  It’s important to review links before you click on them, and to be aware [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 6, RANSOMWARE IS EVERYWHERE

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 6, RANSOMWARE IS EVERYWHERE

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 6, an entire city shuts down and panic ensures; crucial city systems are being held up by hackers using ransomware.  Either the city can try to gain access themselves or pay the perpetrators.  The first step is tracking down where the ransomware came from [...]

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HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 5, THE MACRO TROJAN TAKEDOWN

HOW IT REALLY HAPPENED: NINJIO SEASON 3, EPISODE 5, THE MACRO TROJAN TAKEDOWN

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 5, a routine day at air traffic control turns dangerous when the system begins to glitch.  Macro-based malware made it into the organization’s system, rendering their equipment useless.  The result could put innocent lives at stake.  Whenever an email is received with an attachment containing [...]

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