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To improve your cybersecurity, go phishing!

I don’t think there’s any question that the world is getting more dangerous every day, if only in the fact that due to our reliance on technology, there are more ways the bad guys can get to us. If people and companies with incredible resources, like Sony, HBO, and the DNC can get hacked, what […]

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This Week in Small Business: Bring science into your marketing, Google’s cybercrime advice and more

As you go through the top small business Interweb content of the week, you’ll notice that there’s an article on neuromarketing and another one on how to use psychology in the social media. Fortunately, you don’t need to be a Harvard STEM grad to learn these lessons. Leadership, management and productivity Google has taken a […]

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Beware of the Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer Cyberscams

Entrepreneurs spend a lot of time thinking of great ideas to build a business and eventually make money. Hackers today seem to be spending even more time thinking of larcenous ideas to build great scams and make money ASAP. Let’s check in with some of the latest scams so we can better protect ourselves. Verification […]

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Protecting Your Business’s Data From Organized Crime

By Robert Siciliano Organized crime rings are using brains, not brawn, to target small businesses and steal critical data. Protect your business by putting these 11 security measures into place. Organized crime has always been known to be all about muscle … but even the bad guys have evolved. Seems organized crime syndicates have discovered […]

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TechInsurance Issues Spear Phishing Data Breach Prevention Tips for Network and Security Consultants: Spear phishing incidents increased 91% in 2013

CHICAGO, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Symantec’s 2014 Internet Security Threat Report shows a 91 percent increase in spear phishing attacks from 2012 to 2013, a trend TechInsurance warns affects network and security consultants. According to the report, one in five small businesses was targeted with a spear phishing email in 2013. For government offices […]

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