23 NYCRR 500 Regulation

Four years ago, the New York Department of Financial Services created guidelines regarding the Cyber Security of Financial Services Companies,... Read More

Ransomware Attacks Are Becoming More Dangerous and Costly to SMBs

Ransomware is nothing new. But the tactics, techniques, and procedures leveraged by threat actors have reached new levels of sophistication over... Read More

Importance of Cloud Security

Why is cloud security important? Read More

Vulnerability Scanning vs. Penetration Testing

Vulnerability scanning and penetration testing are two very different ways to test your system for any vulnerabilities. Despite this, they are... Read More

Financial Services Firm to Pay $3MM for Exposing Data in Cyber Breaches

A New York-based securities brokerage and insurance firm will pay a $3 million penalty to the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS)... Read More

What Is Password Management?

Passwords are a set of strings provided by users at the authentication prompts of web accounts. Although passwords remain one of the most secure... Read More

NY DFS Reports Increase in Cybercrime Against Financial Services Companies

Recently, there has been an increase in cybercrime against financial services companies in New York. The New York Department of Financial Services... Read More

Cyber Vulnerability Grows Along with COVID-19 Pandemic

The Healthcare Industry's Cybersecurity Problem The medical industry has the often-thankless task of finding solutions to hundreds of thousands of... Read More

Maintaining an effective cybersecurity program during COVID-19

As can be seen in recent news headlines, COVID-19 is on the rise again. As a result, it can be predicted that cybersecurity incidents related to... Read More