Scammers & Criminals: Five Ways to Avoid Their Hacks

  Are you receiving multiple calls from the same unknown number with an area code that might seem local or familiar? According to a recent Forbes article, cybersecurity scammers and criminals are now taking a different approach to reach your data.  Portmanteau of voice and phishing, VOIP, is the tactic that these scammers and criminals are now using. By using VOIP, they are targeting you directly rather than using technology, making you more vulnerable.   VOIP has become a significant threat to businesses who are connected with phishing or other technical attacks.       Businesses have started implementing security testing to be more aware of these scams through phishing. In these tests, attackers…

Banking & The Cloud — The Evolution of Progress & What’s Driving Change

  As our world grows more and more tech-centric and immediate, people are demanding more apps, access and visibility when it comes to finances as well. Top banks will only be able to make this happen by creating a versatile cloud model. Yet despite more and more businesses moving their systems to the cloud every day, the banking sphere is lagging behind when it comes to making a cloud model a reality. In the next three to five years, this slow transition to the cloud will need to speed up. According to a new report from Accenture, more than two-fifths of bank executives surveyed lacked a strategy for cloud adoption,…

Introducing Cybersecurity Automation

As the business world turns increasingly digital, efficiency and security are top-of-mind. Cybersecurity automation are being adopted at small and large companies, thus allowing cybersecurity teams to focus on more complex activities.  With digital technologies advancing within companies, it’s more important than ever that these businesses are protected. Cyber attacks have increased due to companies striving higher in digital processes. Automating cybersecurity processes helps to cover all gaps while maintaining (and even increasing) the company’s efficiency. Many companies are already using automation products like security automation and orchestration (SOAR) and robotic process automation (RPA), along with custom- developed software and code.  These two automated approaches help collect intelligence by working…