Cyber Facts

Prioritizing Cybersecurity in a Hybrid Workplace

October 25th, 2021

Prioritizing Cybersecurity in a Hybrid Workplace
In this day and age, employees are more connected than ever. The hybrid workplace is here to stay, and for employees, this means relying on connected devices from their home office setups. According to recent data, smart home systems are set to rise to a market value of $157 billion…  Read More

Get Familiar with the Cyber Basics

October 25th, 2021

Get Familiar with the Cyber Basics
At a time when we are more connected than ever, being “cyber smart” is of the utmost importance. This year we have already seen greater instances of attacks and breaches, including the SolarWinds and Kaseya breaches as well as high-profile attacks on the Colonial Pipeline and other critical infrastructure. These…  Read More

Webinar – Your Pathway to a Successful Cybersecurity Career

October 22nd, 2021

This free webinar titled “Your Pathway to a Successful Cybersecurity Career: Insights from Cybersecurity Experts” was hosted on Tuesday, Oct. 19. The live recording is available above.
Interested in entering the growing cybersecurity workforce? Watch this webinar recorded live with three cybersecurity experts who outline their best tips and insights including how learning more about cybersecurity…  Read More

Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week: Cyber Awareness Month Week Three

October 18th, 2021

Explore. Experience. Share – Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week: Cybersecurity Awareness Month Week of Oct. 18 (Week Three)
Week Three of Cybersecurity Awareness Month will highlight the Cybersecurity Career Awareness Week led by National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE). This is a week-long campaign that inspires and promotes the exploration of cybersecurity careers. Whether it’s students, veterans,…  Read More

Why You Should Consider a Cyber Career

October 18th, 2021

Why You Should Consider a Cyber Career
Cybersecurity is one of the hottest sectors today, with new threats and challenges emerging each day. And with that, there is a huge push being undertaken by both business and education sectors to attract individuals toward a degree and career in cyber. Interested in joining this exciting new workforce?…  Read More

3 Fundamentals for Shoring Up Phishing Defenses

October 11th, 2021

3 Fundamentals for Shoring Up Phishing Defenses
From ransomware to SolarWinds, the cybersecurity space has been as hectic as it has ever been over the last 12-24 months. However, for all of the emerging threats and news that are cropping up on the horizon, phishing — one of the oldest pain points in cybersecurity — is…  Read More

Be Cyber Smart: Cyber Awareness Month Week One

October 4th, 2021

Be Cyber Smart:
Cybersecurity Awareness Month Week of Oct. 4 (Week One)
As our lives have become increasingly dependent on technology, virtually all personal and business data is kept on internet-connected platforms, which can become a gold mine for bad actors. The first full week of Cybersecurity Awareness Month will highlight best security practices and focus on…  Read More

Romance Scams: Don’t Click and Tell

February 8th, 2021

Romance Scams: Don’t Click and Tell
Romance scams are growing and are expected to be prevalent this Valentine’s Day.

Approximately fifty percent of Americans agree that dating websites are a good way to meet people. But as more people use dating websites, scammers see an opportunity.

Romance scams drained the bank accounts of trusting singles by more than $201…  Read More

Data Privacy Day 2021 Events

January 20th, 2021

Data Privacy Day is an international effort held annually on Jan. 28 to create awareness about the importance of privacy and protecting personal information. As a Data Privacy Day Champion, Quanterion recognizes and supports the principle that all organizations share the responsibility of being conscientious stewards of personal information.

Millions of people are unaware of and…  Read More

What Happens to My Files When I Hit “Delete?”

January 20th, 2021

So you highlight the name of a file and press the Delete key. That file is gone for good, right? Not necessarily. Most systems only remove the link to the file. It’s still there until another file is saved over the older “deleted” data.
Getting rid of data…permanently.
Files that are never permanently deleted from old computers…  Read More