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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 .

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 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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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

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

Cutting-edge Security Technology for Construction Sites

The Startup Magazine

Construction sites have a number of inherent security issues. From expensive equipment that tempt thieves to vandalism, it is imperative to keep the job site as secure as possible. Construction site security camera rental is a great way to stay within your budget as well.

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.

Twitter Security Fail: Better Change Your Password. Now

Inc Startups

Will companies ever get control of security? Here's what you can do in the meantime? Technology

[ADV] Secured Trading In Admiral Markets

YoungUpstarts

Admiral markets deals in the wide variety of products ranging from currency to commodities to shares and other securities. Currency trading is the recent fad prevalent in the economic world.

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.

5 Questions Every CEO Needs to Ask About Data Security

Inc Startups

You can't leave data security to technology teams. SecurityAsk 5 questions to learn how vulnerable you are from people, process, and infrastructure perspectives.

These 4 Children's Toys Have Serious Security Flaws

Inc Startups

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

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.

Top 6 Ways To Deter Business Security Threats

YFS Magazine

Back Office Grow back office business security system cybersecurity data security loss preventionEvery business is vulnerable to risk — especially startups that don't always know the lay of the land.

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.

Cyber Security For Your Business – 6 Common Myths Debunked

YoungUpstarts

With more and more businesses embracing the efficiency and accessibility of on-the-go technology and online transactions now being processed quicker than ever, it’s no surprise that these new technologies are also attracting potential security threats.

Don't Miss These 5 Cyber Security Trends in 2018

Inc Startups

Don't miss these 5 cyber security trends in 2018. Technology

How To DIY Your Home Office Security With These Gadgets

YoungUpstarts

Home security still matters. For instance, as our homes become increasingly connected, home security – especially if you work from home – should likewise not be left behind. Traditional security systems, however, can cost a lot to install and maintain.

Equifax CEO Steps Down After Massive Security Breach

Inc Startups

Richard Smith, who had been CEO since 2005, will not receive retirement-related benefits until the company concludes an independent review into the security breach that exposed the information of 143 million Americans. Security

N.C., other legislatures warily begin security checks

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH — At the “People’s House” in North Carolina, lawmakers have long considered unfettered access symbolic of their commitment to accessible government. As a matter of principle, leaders have avoided putting up any barriers at the statehouse that might prevent