Cyber Tips

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

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

Protect Your Business from Phishing Attacks

October 11th, 2021

Phishing is the most common cybercrime of 2020, according to the FBI, placing organizations and individuals alike under an increased threat of stolen or compromised data, assets, identities and systems.

This social engineering attack that attempts to trick users into releasing personal data accounted for 241,342 phishing complaints last year. This alarming number only includes the…  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

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

Data Privacy Day Tips for Individuals and Businesses

January 20th, 2021

Data Privacy Day, Jan. 28, is an international effort to spread awareness about data privacy and educate individuals on how to secure their personal information. It also works to encourage businesses to respect privacy and be more transparent about how they collect, store and use data. This year, Data Privacy Day 2021, spotlights the value…  Read More