Cybersecurity Resources

Quanterion Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week

March 1st, 2021

Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you’re wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop for a used car, or maximize your security online.

National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money.

Quanterion Solutions has information…  Read More

Engineers Week

February 24th, 2021

Engineers Week is Feb. 21-27, 2021. This year’s theme is “Imagining Tomorrow.” 
As we imagine tomorrow, engineers will be at the heart of the solutions to make the world a better place.

Reliability Engineering Resources
View Quanterion’s RMQSI Knowledge Center for reliability engineering information, techniques and tools.

This extensive resource includes reliability engineering topics, data and tools, reliability and…  Read More

The Ransomware Trap: What It Is and How to Avoid Getting Caught in Its Grip

February 16th, 2021

Includes Quick Tips for a One-Minute Read
Ransomware is a form of malicious software that either locks down or encrypts a victim’s critical data or systems. The data is held hostage and users or organizations lose access to their information stored on networks, programs, files, or databases. Malicious actors demand a ransom in return for renewed…  Read More

Romance Scams: Don’t Click and Tell

February 8th, 2021

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 million in 2019, and that’s…  Read More

Identity Theft Awareness Week

February 1st, 2021

Note: Information about Identity Theft Awareness Week is from the FTC website.

The Federal Trade Commission is launching Identity Theft Awareness Week, Feb. 1-5, 2021, with a series of events to highlight steps consumers can take to help reduce their risk of identity theft and recover if identity theft occurs.

Identity theft happens when someone steals personal…  Read More

Quanterion’s Responses from a Data Privacy Day “Own Your Privacy” Twitter Chat

January 27th, 2021

The National Cyber Security Alliance hosted a Data Privacy Day Twitter chat on Jan. 21 titled, “Own Your Privacy.” Quanterion participated in this chat; see below for the company’s responses to the chat questions.
Question 1: A key message this #DataPrivacyDay is “Own Your Privacy.” Individuals feel an increasing lack of control over their personal data.…  Read More

Quanterion’s Responses from a Data Privacy Day “Respecting Consumer Privacy” Twitter Chat

January 27th, 2021

In honor of Data Privacy Day, the National Cyber Security Alliance recently hosted Twitter chat titled, “Respecting Consumer Privacy.” See below for responses that were tweeted live during the chat by Quanterion Solutions.
Question 1: A key message for businesses this #DataPrivacyDay is “Respect Privacy.” What are some basic things companies can do to enhance consumer…  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