Digital Security Is Not Working Very Well

Feld Thoughts

We live in a digital world with a false sense of security. ” I expect that this false sense of security will still exist in 2049 if humans manage to still be around. The first big piece of security news this weekend was ‘All wifi networks’ are vulnerable to hacking, security expert discovers. To prevent the attack, users must update affected products as soon as security updates become available. Technology cybersecurity rsa security wpa-2

Benefits of Dome Security Cameras

The Startup Magazine

The importance of business security should never be underestimated in the modern world. From digital security to old-fashioned security, you need to protect yourself and your business as much as possible. It is for this reason that you need to install a versatile security camera.

Learning from 2014 Security Hacks

Feld Thoughts

Raj Bhargava (CEO of JumpCloud ) and I got into a discussion at dinner the other night about the major security hacks this past year including Sony, eBay, Target, and The Home Depot. Raj spend over a decade in the security software business and it was fascinating to realize that a common thread on virtually all of these major compromises was hacked credentials. Secure directory services (the approach JumpCloud is taking). Investments director services jumpcloud security

How Secure Are Your Documents?

YoungUpstarts

Some companies do it because they’re afraid that making a change will disrupt the flow of business, others don’t want to retrain everyone and a few tell themselves that physical documents are more secure than an online document management system. The True Security Risks of Paper Documents.

How To Secure A Lead Investor

Gust

The post How To Secure A Lead Investor appeared first on The Gust Blog. By Paula Taas, Founder Institute. You’ve created an amazing founding team, you’ve built a brilliant product that has been gaining a lot of traction, and now you’re looking to expand your company.

Guns and Cyber Security

Steve Blank

It’s time to teach Cyber Security as integral part of the high school and college curriculum and to all corporate employees. Hacking and Cyber Security. It’s time to teach Cyber Security as integral part of the high school and/or college curriculum – not as an elective.

Business Surveillance: 5 Creative Ways To Hide Security Cameras

YFS Magazine

Security cameras can protect your company's most valuable assets. While security cameras are commonplace for many businesses, not all cameras are hidden. Grow Technology business security system business surveillance security technology

The Importance Of Building A Secure Workplace

YoungUpstarts

Health, safety, and security must be a primary concern for every business, regardless of its size. You must proactively take steps to find and implement the best onsite security practices, otherwise your business may pay the price. Secure Your Assets and Business.

Affordable Online And Offline Security Tips For Small Businesses

YFS Magazine

With a smart and limited investment, you can keep your business secure, both online and offline. Back Office Grow business security system cybersecurity data security Office Space technology

Security

Scott Weiss

Everybody’s going to get hacked, and it’s just a question of how quickly we respond … or go on the offense.

3 Ways Businesses can Kick Start their Web Application Security

The Startup Magazine

Web application security is an imperative to pay attention to. In an age of regular breaches and security threats knowing how to prevent security issues is pivotal. Here are three tips to kick-start your web application security.

How to offer secure checkout to your customers

The Startup Magazine

If there’s one thing that customers want from an online shopping experience, it’s to feel that their information is secure. Although most of us are now used to buying goods and services online, many people are still concerned about internet security. Use a secure payment processor.

Security Measures All Startups Should Take

The Startup Magazine

So things like security are often put on the back burner. Although progress and profit are certainly paramount, it’s imperative to protect your achievements by utilizing various forms of security to facilitate protection and redundancy across all forms of business. 1. IT Security.

Securities Tokens

thebarefootvc

These recent regulatory probes have led to a new class of cryptocurrencies: the security token. While definitions vary, with the broadest being that this category would encompass a token that is issued in compliance with current securities laws (including disclosures), some companies are looking at how the secondary market, in addition to the issuance, can be compliant without hindering liquidity. The post Securities Tokens appeared first on The Barefoot VC.

Why Web Security Should Be A Priority With Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Glitches and server overloads are something that can occur frequently, but they could also be a sign of an underlying security issue. Web security should be a number one priority and here’s why. Web security plays a major factor in your overall reputation in the business world.

Do You Know Who Has Your Child's Social Security Number?

Inc Startups

SecurityIdentity thieves are targeting children.

Guns and Cyber Security

Steve Blank

It’s time to teach Cyber Security as integral part of the high school and college curriculum and to all corporate employees. Hacking and Cyber Security. It’s time to teach Cyber Security as integral part of the high school and/or college curriculum – not as an elective.

The optimistic case for IoT security standards

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

These are the components needed to enforce default-secure behavior for IoT devices. With the second major IoT-based DDoS attack having passed through the news cycle, everyone wants to know what can be done to stop future attacks.

The top 3 anticipated social security changes in 2018

The Startup Magazine

Reports from the Social Security Administration (SSA) have shown that a percentage of 62% of aged recipients receive close to half of their wages from Social Security. Here is a look at the top 3 security changes that took effect on the 1 st of January 2018.

The Importance Of Mobile Security

YoungUpstarts

The fact is that hackers are taking advantage of this lax security, which has led to many new cases of identity theft. Your mobile phone security should be a high priority, which means having a strong password to protect the personal information in your phone. Others mobile security

What Do Cyber Professionals Teach Children About Security?

YoungUpstarts

My follow up questions focused on what they learned in school about cyber security. Parents have to take and maintain a leading role in cyber security education, and they also should establish guidelines and rules that can be followed/monitored. by Amy Burnis of CyberArk .

Small Business Security: 4 Ways To Prove Your Security-Smarts

YoungUpstarts

By Bindu Sundaresan, Strategic Security Solutions Lead at AT&T. Data security breaches suffered by big, high-profile companies earn the most attention, and rightfully so, but the reality is that even the smallest companies and vendors fall victim to cyber-attacks.

Three Ways To Effectively Secure A Company Digitally and Physically

YoungUpstarts

As a business owner, you want to do everything you can to be sure your company’s building or work site is safe and secure after hours. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to digitally and physically secure your company that are budget-friendly as well as effective.

Cyber Security At The Start

YoungUpstarts

Typically, the idea of cyber security comes later down the road after a company compromise or when the organization is filing for compliance & regulations. Yet cyber security should be a crucial consideration for entrepreneurs during the initial steps of creating their vision.

The Top 5 Benefits Of A Commercial Security System

YoungUpstarts

The security of a business shouldn’t be one of them. That’s why most successful business owners view the installation of a security system as an investment rather than an expense. Installing a commercial security system offers many benefits to a business.

Supporter Profile: Software Secured

Business of Software Blog

Supporter Profile: Software Secured. Today, meet Software Secured – experts at Continuous and Traditional Application Security testing, who help your applications launch securely with unparalleled accuracy. For a company like ours in a high growth state, we are really looking to connect with others, learn as much as we can, and return inspired with endless ideas for Software Secured.” Go say hi if: You want to talk about application security testing.

UK Startups Get Hacked Too: 3 Security Tips To Implement Today

YoungUpstarts

However, one of the last things on their mind is often around the security of their company data. Making mistakes about overlooking their security can be very expensive and hard to put right. Lets take a look at 3 ways to make your new start-up more secure: 1.

Smart Security Solutions For Small Business Owners

YoungUpstarts

Installing a high-tech security system to monitor and protect your physical space used to be the exclusive purview of big corporations. Of the many expenses a small business has to contend with, monthly fees and salaries to maintain security systems rarely rank high on this list.

Even After Multiple Cyberattacks, Many Businesses Fail to Bolster Security. Here's What You Need to Do

Inc Startups

SecurityYour company needs a cybersecurity strategy.

How To Reduce IT Security Risks In Your Business

YoungUpstarts

As modern businesses become more reliant on more complex IT systems, the security threats to these systems increases. Below are some of the most effective ways you can reduce IT security risks in your business: Integrate Applications and IT Services. IT Security Training.

Startups Lead The Charge For Increased Digital Security

YFS Magazine

No matter what kind of digital security is in place, startups are proving that the best defense is a good offense. Back Office Grow big data cybersecurity data security IT small data technology

Lax Security Around Gift Cards Attract Fraudsters

Inc Startups

Despite years of warnings from cyber researchers, many companies that sell gift cards haven't made security changes to prevent fraud. Security

Danger From Above: Be Aware Of Cloud Security Threats

YoungUpstarts

One of the major concerns about cloud computing is security. The reality is, no matter how or where you run applications, store your data or transfer information, security will always be a significant problem.

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Top Security Tips For Remote Workers

YoungUpstarts

However, many employers and employees also may be concerned about network safety and security when working this way. We’ve come up with some top security tips to help keep remote workers as secure as possible: Look into endpoint security options.

Security Investments All Entrepreneurs Should Think About

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Security should be a priority for any entrepreneur’s business. Luckily, there are ways for entrepreneurs to protect themselves, and the security below will substantially deter the theft of data and burglary of physical items.

How to Choose The Right Internet Security For Your Business

Deimar

Business security used to be about getting a good security alarm system for your premises and making sure that your stock was secure. Today, however, just as big a threat to the security and integrity of your business comes via the internet.

Former Equifax CEO Says Social Security Numbers Need to Go

Inc Startups

During a Senate hearing on protecting consumers after data breaches this week, CEOs say the social security number outlived its usefulness. Security

How a Security Policy Could Cause the Next Killer Hack

Inc Startups

Security policies are designed to protect enterprise just as much as the consumer, which is where they go wrong. Security

The Firewall Is Dead – What Can Businesses Do To Protect And Secure Their Brands?

YoungUpstarts

It doesn’t, however, change the fact that firewalls are still only perimeter protection devices and are limited to applying security policies against visible packets that travel through them. Security-focused code reviews and rigorous penetration testing are also highly recommended.

Securing the Financial Future of Your Business

Deimar

How do you make your business financially secure? Related post: Why Competition Is Good for Business But how do you make your business financially secure? If you’re looking for more tips, Forbes has produced a good article with advice on becoming more financially secure.

National Security Innovation just got a major boost in Washington

Steve Blank

Joe had appointments at Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC), where he was the co-director of the Empirical Studies of Conflict Project and at the Hoover Institute where he was a research fellow. Finally, we also wanted to show our sponsors in the Department of Defense that students can make meaningful contributions to understanding problems and rapid prototyping of solutions to real-world national security problems.

Are we Heading Towards a Cyber-security Meltdown?

YoungUpstarts

Oren Falkowitz, co-founder and CEO of Area 1 Security , told Smart Meetings , “It’s really hard to predict who attackers will go after. Google has also claimed that its Android phones are A-OK if users had the latest security updates. Photo credit: meltdownattack.com.

Some Popular Holiday Toys Have Serious (and Creepy) Security Flaws

Inc Startups

SecurityA consumer research group found that four toys slated for the holiday shopping season are vulnerable to hackers.