Quanterion publishes blog posts of InfoSec and Cyber Awareness news and tips.
Passwords are often the simplest method of protecting data, but they are also the most vulnerable to cyberattacks. This World Password Day, see below for password security tips and resources including a list of worst passwords of 2021.
Password security tips
The FBI recommends using passphrases in place of passwords. Your passphrase could include the lyrics of… Read More
Office 365: Worth the Switch for Identity Management?
The Microsoft Office Suite is moving to the cloud, and your organization will eventually need to migrate to Office 365 to continue using the products. If you are planning your transition to Microsoft Office 365, chances are identity management is one of your top concerns as you prepare… Read More
What is Federated Identity Management?
Interested in improving your company’s identity management? If your company is large, you may want to consider federated identity management, which is an agreement that allows users spanning multiple organizations and/or departments and security domains to use single-sign on to access all their shared networks. The partners are called trust domains,… Read More
Identity Management Day Resources
Founded by the Identity Defined Security Alliance and supported by the National Cybersecurity Alliance, the mission of Identity Management Day is to educate business leaders, IT decision makers and the public on the importance of identity management and key components including governance, identity-centric security best practices, processes, and technologies, with a special focus on the… Read More
Securely File Your 2021 Taxes Online
The April 15 deadline to file taxes is less than four weeks away. If you are joining approximately 90% of tax payers in filing electronically this year, make sure to protect your personal information. Stolen data can lead to tax identity theft, which is the act of filing a tax… Read More
Learn How to Avoid Scams This National Consumer Protection Week
Quanterion Solutions is promoting consumer education during National Consumer Protection Week.
National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a time to help people understand their consumer rights, make well-informed decisions about money and learn how to avoid frauds and scams.
See below for consumer protection resources, tips, and more.… Read More
Digital Spring Cleaning
Protect Your Devices and Data
Spring is just around the corner! As you freshen up your living space, don’t forget to clean up your digital devices and accounts. Follow these steps to optimize the life of your computer and protect your data.
First, backup your data
A ransomware attack, a hardware malfunction or a misplaced device… Read More
Resources for Avoiding Common Romance Scams
Did you know scams are on the rise around Valentine’s Day? If you know someone who could benefit from tips for avoiding romance scams, red flags to watch out for, or steps to follow when scammed, see below for a list of resources.
Article – Romance Scams on the Rise During… Read More
Romance Scams on the Rise During Valentine’s Day
When you hear “romance scam” you may think of the classic “Nigerian Prince” scam. But romance scams have become far more complex and difficult to recognize, adapting to today’s online dating landscape. Scammers have set their sights on these popular platforms like Match.com, Tinder, and Bumble and even… Read More