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The Top Data Security Threats of 2020

January 20th, 2020

In a survey conducted by NASCIO, the National Association of State Chief Information Officers, the number one priority of CIOs for 2020 was cybersecurity and risk management. 

Cybersecurity has been a big concern for many CIOs and major corporations over the last decade, and the number of resources needed to manage cybersecurity threats continually evolves and grows as our technologies become increasingly advanced. 

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GDPR and CCPA: Are you ready for 2020?

December 12th, 2019

With new modes of analyzing productivity, legislation in Europe and now California is setting the boundaries around what can and should be monitored in the workplace. 

You may have heard of Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which protects not only the personal data of your employees but so much more. And now, California has followed suit. Starting in 2020, California’s Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will kick-off. 

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of Deploying Employee Monitoring Software

March 6th, 2019

Many companies are looking towards using employee monitoring software throughout their business so they can keep an eye on their employees and track their activities better. However, implementing such a system can be a lot more complex than it might seem at first. Deploying monitoring software throughout your company will come with numerous benefits, but there are also a few pitfalls that should be avoided.

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The 5 Best Penetration Testing Tools to Use on Your Network

January 21st, 2019

Penetration testing is one of the best ways to find the flaws in your network’s security and figure out what needs to be patched. It is an essential part of any security-minded company’s process and regular security audits are paramount to keeping sensitive data safe.

Luckily, there are a plethora of tools to help get this important job done. A few tools in particular are especially popular among security professionals to help them penetration test their company’s network.

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