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LinkedInTough love – or why Enterprise is driving increased SMB cyber security!

Inc.25 Simple Daily Habits That Separate High Achievers From Everyone Else

SC MagazineTop Security Challenges for 2018 – Part 2

ITProPortalNothing is secure – Cybersecurity in the age of Kompromat

SC MagazineBreach possibly exposed sensitive data on up to 30K Florida Medicaid recipients

IT Business EdgeWill We See a Shift in Security Solutions in 2018?

HME NewsHIPAA Security: Assess additional security needs

SECURITY todayWhere We Are Headed with Cybersecurity

SC MagazineClarksons’ breach again shows need to eliminate passwords

SC MagazineCottage Health fined $2M by Calif. AG for two breaches

Politico – Azar appears before HELP Committee

eSecurity Planet – 3 Lessons to Learn from the Uber Breach

Medium – Uber customers need a Lyft to trust again

HME News – HIPAA Security: Give gift of security

E-Commerce Times – 5 Ways Etailers Can Make Online Shoppers Feel Safe

Delaware Business Times – Are You Doing Enough to Secure Your Mobile Devices?

CyberScout – When Your Devices Don’t Make It Home for the Holidays

TheStreet – Cyber Insurance Could Lower Risk of Hacks Before an M&A Deal Is Complete

Good Assurance – Cyber Insurance Could Lower Risk of Hacks Before an M&A Deal Is Completed

CyberScout – When Your Devices Don’t Make It Home for the Holidays

HME News – HIPAA Security: Create security checklist

The Var Guy – What’s the Fallout from the Equifax Breach?

Insurance Journal – Trust But Verify: New York Cyber Regs Mean Managing Third-Party Security

SC MagazineWomen in IT Security: Power Players

eSecurity Planet – New Cyber Security Regulations Now in Force in New York

Becker’s Hospital Review – Medical industry data breaches: An ounce of prevention

REFINERY29 – Is It Okay To Use Your Work Laptop As Your Personal Computer?

siliconANGEL – HBO hacker dumps more files and demands ransom payment

International Business Times – What Can Be Learned From The HBO Hack?

Yahoo! Finance – Afraid Of Being Hacked? What You Can Learn From HBO

Famosos Artistas – Game of Thrones hackers demand ‘millions’

The Unicorn in the room – Entrepreneurs Over Age 45 Who Are Disrupting the Way We Do Business

eSecurity Planet – A Reminder of Cloud Security Best Practices: Millions of Verizon Customers’ Data Exposed

AppleWorld Today – Laptops hold more sensitive data, but are less protected than smartphones

Today – Don’t Ignore Laptop Security

eSecurity Planet – HBO Hack Highlights Importance of Encryption, Data Governance

CIOSmartphone vs laptop survey shows false sense of security

Inc. MagazineHere’s Why Summer Is a Time to Be Extra Vigilant

eSecurity PlanetAlertSec Aims to Make Encryption Security More Accessible

CSOOutsourcing security: Would you turn over the keys to a third party?

CIORansomware makes healthcare wannacry

the CyberWireThe WannaCry Ransomware Pandemic: Perspective, Reactions, and Prospects

CSORansomware makes healthcare wannacry

Security Today Security Changes at Airports include Soft Target Protection, Electronics Ban

Huffington Post Women in Business Q&A: Ebba Blitz, CEO, AlertSec

WiredTax Scams Are Absurdly Common. Here’s How to Protect Yourself

CSOThird parties leave your network open to attacks

CyberWireDaily Podcast

Security Today Why Protecting Your Tax Data Is More Important than Ever

Health IT Outcomes 25% Of Healthcare Organizations Don’t Encrypt Patient Data In The Cloud

SC MagazineJob Link victims gain counsel

IT BusinessEdgeSecret Service Laptop Theft Should Serve as Security Wake-Up Call

eSecurity PlanetRussian FSB Officers Charged with Involvement in Yahoo Breach

AAMISeven Cybersecurity Myths Put to the Test

INSURANCE forumsAmericans don’t trust brokers, advisors to protect their personal data

Huffington PostAccording to Ebba Blitz, Here’s What SMBs Need to Know about Data Protection

Advisor MagazineOne in Four Americans Expects Their Personal Data to Be Compromised in 2017

SC MagazineTexas hospital penalized $3.2M for HIPAA violations

eSecurity PlanetChildren’s Medical Center of Dallas Pays $3.2 Million Fine for HIPAA Violations

accountingWEBWhy Accountants Can’t Forget Basic Data Security

The Daily CallerWhy Americans Consider Russia A Greater Cyber Threat Than China

Read ITQuikAlertSec Survey: 97% of Americans Find Data Breaches Unsettling

TECHAERISYahoo discloses 2nd data breach, this time it affects 1 billion accounts

SmallBizDaily11 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

CIOScholars, infosec experts call for action on Russian hacking

CSOScholars, infosec experts call for action on Russian hacking

FedTechBreach of Navy Personnel Information Highlights Importance of Data Security

PoliticoMaking sense of what role hacking played in the 2016 election

ReadITQuik97% of Americans Find Data Breaches Unsettling

Third CertaintyLax on security, many SMBs ripe for the picking by cyber criminals

Insurance Innovation ReporterAlertSec Introduces Third-Party Supplier Security Monitoring, Two Factor Authentication

PC MagAlertSec Endpoint Encrypt

TechRepublicSecurity breaches: How small businesses can avoid a HIPAA lawsuit

betanewsWhy encryption is essential for everyone

The Paypers97 percent of US consumers are truly bothered by data breaches

eSecurity Planet97 Percent of Consumers Say They’re Unsettled by Data Breaches

SC MagazineVast majority of Americans unsettled about data breaches

betanewsCustomers lose trust in hacked businesses

MeriTalkMen Lose Trust in Response to Data Breaches, Report Indicates

ITProPortalA hacked business scares some consumers away – for good

The Lake Andes WaveEight million UK users affected by data hack — Yahoo

AvauncerWhat you need to know about ‘state-sponsored’ Yahoo cyberattack

CSOSurvey says men bothered more about retail breaches than women

Digital Guardian36 security pros and IT experts share their top recommendations for prioritizing security investments

CIO8 things small businesses look for when considering SaaS

The StreetHow Long, If Ever, Will It Take Consumers to Trust Yahoo After the Data Breach?

Ecommerce Times NewsHack of Half a Billion Records Takes Shine Off Yahoo’s Data Trove

MJBStarYahoo says hackers stole info from 500 million user accounts

Talking New MediaYahoo finally acknowledges massive hack of user data, only informed Verizon two days ago

Benchmark MonitorYahoo! Inc. Loses 225 million Users Trust after Massive Data Breach

Senegal-ActsYahoo hack: is this the biggest in history?

PoliMediaYahoo finally acknowledges massive hack of user data, only informed Verizon two days ago

betanewsYahoo confirms ‘state-sponsored’ attack and theft of 500 million account details

iDigitalTimesYahoo Hack: Are You One Of The 500 Million Accounts Compromised In Massive Security Breach?

CnetYahoo warns users at least 500 million accounts were hacked

Homeland Security TodayTech Trusts Trump On Business Encryption Competiveness

HelpNetSecurityLaw enforcement equipment: Technology plays a complicated role

engadgetThe Link Between Encryption and Trust

engadgetHow Trust Affects IT Security and Subcontractors

recodeWhat my daughters learned at summer coding camp

The TennesseanEncryption is essential tool for Nashville companies

Inc.The Simple Daily Habits 24 Executives Swear by for Their Success

BaselineWhere’s the Basic Security Blocking and Tackling?

Insurance Innovation ReporterThe Cyber Risk Brokers Pose to Carriers

USA TodayAvoiding Data Breaches, Identity Theft and Other Online Risks

NBCPresident Barack Obama Arrives in Bay Area for Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University

MediaPostSecurity Concerns Mount Over LinkedIn Acquisition

CPA Practice AdvisorMeasuring the Value of Trust, And How Much It Costs

Silicon Valley Business JournalEbba Blitz Recognition Plaque

CBS Radio NewsAlertSec is an encryption service for laptops

Cyber Security TrendAlertSec, ZapFraud, Venafi

Cyber Security TrendBest Practices for an Effective Cybersecurity Control Arsenal

TechNewsWorldFBI Would Hurtle Us Back to Encryption Jurassic, Apple Warns

Forbes – Apple vs FBI: How Far Can The Government Go In The Name Of ‘National Security’?

San Francisco Business Times – Ebba Blitz Recognition Plaque

ECT News Network – Battle Lines Sharpen in Apple-FBI Encryption Fight

Business interviews – If someone has physical access to your laptop

U.S. News – Could Your Holiday Gift Be a Security Threat?

CS Magazine – Quantum leap?:Encryption

CTI Journal Interview – Interview with the President of AlertSec

CTI JournalBeware of the false sense of security

SC MagazineIn mission to connect the world, Facebook begins encrypting Internet.org website

eWeek – Endpoint Security a Concern for Small Businesses

CSOExperts urge caution when putting health data in the cloud

FoxNewsSony’s PlayStation 4 could be terrorists’ communication tool

Christian Today – Terrorists may be using Sony’s Playstation 4

The BlazeSecurity Experts Say OPM Hack Is a ‘Red Flag’

KRON 4Ebba Blitz gives advice on how to not get hacked online

BetaBewsBuilt-in safety measures create a false sense of security.

Accounting TodayEncryption and the Procrastination Factor

Infosecurity Magazine: Data Woes: Execs Fear Passwords, Physical Threats

BizReportSMBs believe work computers need encryption

ChannelWorldExperts urge caution when putting health data in the cloud

Network WorldExperts urge caution when putting health data in the cloud