Tips on Selecting a Protective DNS Service

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NSA, CISA Offer Advice on Using PDNS Services to Help Thwart Attacks As concerns about the number of attacks targeting domain name system protocols continue to grow, the NSA and CISA have released new guidance on how to choose and deploy a Protective Domain Name System service to strengthen securit

Coronavirus Update: Tips for Travel

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But business travelers should avoid panic, says pandemic expert Regina Phelps, who offers preventive health tips for those headed to international events, such as the RSA 2020 conference Globally, the coronavirus has infected more than 75,000 people and led to over 2,000 deaths.

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Tips on Enhancing Supply Chain Security

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NIST, CISA Highlight Key Steps to Take The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the National Institute of Standards and Technology have released a report providing insights on how to enhance supply chain security in the wake of the SolarWinds attack

NSA Offers Tips on Securing Unified Communication Channels

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Guidance Spells Out Best Risk Mitigation Practices The U.S. National Security Agency has released new guidance to help federal agencies as well as business enterprises protect their unified communications channels and voice/video over IP calls from cyberthreats

Cold Calling Tips and Tricks

In recent years, cold calling has become synonymous with rejection and failure. But the numbers aren't that clear; while less than 2% of today’s cold calls actually result in meetings, 78% of decision-makers have taken an appointment or attended an event as a result of a cold call. What’s the verdict?

Realistic Patch Management Tips, Post-SolarWinds

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Here are tips from the experts on how to wrangle patches in a time of malicious software updates Patch management and testing are different, exactly the same, and completely out of hand.

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SolarWinds Breach Reports: 'Just the Tip of the Iceberg'

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And what he says what he sees so far in the SolarWinds attack may be just the "tip of the iceberg" in terms of government and business entities that have been compromised

Career Choice Tip: Cybercrime is Mostly Boring

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When law enforcement agencies tout their latest cybercriminal arrest, the defendant is often cast as a bravado outlaw engaged in sophisticated, lucrative, even exciting activity.

Coalition Offers Remote Workforce Security Tips

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Andy Bates of Global Cyber Alliance on 'Work From Home, Secure Your Business' The Global Cyber Alliance is one of 13 nonprofit organizations that have banded together to offer businesses security tips for their newly remote workforces.

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Tips for Implementing Foundational Controls

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Tripwire's Tim Erlin on Ways to Prevent Breaches Improperly implemented foundational controls pave the way for many data breaches, says Tim Erlin of Tripwire, who offers tips on building a strong foundation

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.

COVID-19 Response: 5 Tips for Securing Remote Workplace

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Phil Reitinger of the Global Cyber Alliance shares five tips for securing the remote workforce It's no exaggeration to say that, in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, we now have the largest-ever global remote workforce.

Tips on Securing Endpoints, Ensuring Compliance

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Matthew Burns of HCL Software discusses securing endpoints and ensuring compliance during exceptional times in an interview following a recent series of virtual roundtables on the subject

Tips on Ransomware Defense Strategies

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Caleb Barlow, CEO of CynergisTek, on Addressing the Challenges Healthcare institutions and nonprofits are suffering badly from ransomware attacks, says Caleb Barlow, CEO of CynergisTek, who offers insights on shoring up defenses

Pro Tip: Don't Doubt Yourself

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The Edge asked seasoned security pros what they wish they had known when they first got into the field

Remote Testing and Feedback: The Key to Customer Empathy

Remote testing and feedback is the key to customer empathy. Through remote qualitative testing, you can uncover and understand how real people respond to your products and experiences.

'Privacy by Design' Implementation Tips

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Implementing the concept of "privacy design" requires a series of critical steps, says Heikki Tolvanen, chief legal engineer at PrivacyAnt, a Finland-based privacy consulting firm, who offers insights on mistakes to avoid

SOC 2 Attestation Tips for SaaS Companies

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Attestation helps SaaS vendors demonstrate that digital security is a primary focus

Tips on Countering Insider Threat Risks

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Charles Carmakal of Mandiant, who says his firm is dealing with more insider threat investigations, shares tips for better defenses Insider threats are difficult to counter. What happens when an employee goes rogue, and how do you catch them?

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A CISO's Tips on Implementing the 'Zero Trust' Model

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Siva Sivasubramanian of SingTel Optus on Measuring Success An organization has successfully implemented a "zero trust" framework when it can achieve context-aware resolution of a risk, says Dr. Siva Sivasubramanian, CISO of SingTel Optus, an Australian telecommunications firm

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7 Online Shopping Tips for the Holidays

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These tips will help keep you safe The holidays are right around the corner, and that means plenty of online shopping.

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10 Self-Care Tips During Stressful Times

Daymark

As we all strive to adjust to the changes that coronavirus has brought to our lives in the past several weeks, I wanted to share some tips about self-care and coping in these uncertain times. Here are a few tips and suggestions for managing stress and staying balanced: Daymark News

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Securing Slack: 5 Tips for Safer Messaging, Collaboration

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Here are a few extra tips for keeping data and systems more secure when using Slack Remote workers and scattered teams are relying on Slack more and more for messaging and collaboration.

7 Security Tips for Gamers

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Gamers can expect to be prime targets over the holidays as COVID-19 rages on. Here's some advice on how to keep hackers at bay

My Top Tips for the UK’s Next Information Commissioner

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Amidst the privacy hype and noise, here are my top tips to make your life less challenging than it otherwise will be: 1. The UK’s data protection community isn't easy to please.

The Edge Pro Tip: Proceed With Caution

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Security pros offer up their post-SolarWinds patch-management advice

7 Tax Season Security Tips

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Security pros need be on high alert from now until Tax Day on April 15. Here are seven ways to help keep your company safe

Tips on Building a Robust Data Backup Strategy

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In light of the threat of ransomware attacks, healthcare organizations need to take extra steps to ensure their systems are adequately backed up - and that those backups are protected, says Martin Littmann of Kelsey-Seybold Clinic.

7 Tips for Maximizing Your SOC

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Tips for a Bulletproof War Room Strategy

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The techniques used in real-world combat apply in cybersecurity operations, except that instead of bullets flying downrange, it's packets

Pro Tip: Say What You Know

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During the immediate period following a breach, it's vital to move fast - but not trip over yourself

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Home Safe: 20 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Remote Workers

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Empower home office users with these tips How can you protect your precious corporate endpoints from the mysterious dangers that might await when you're not by their side?

Google Shares Cloud Security Tips

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Anton Chuvakin, head of solution strategy at Google Cloud Security, discusses common cloud security hurdles and how to get over them

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Tips for Successful Zero-Trust Implementation

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Featured InfoSec Insider Web Security always verify complexity david Cannelos ericom implementation micro-segmentation never trust remote browser isolation security model tips Zero Trust"Never trust, always verify" is a solid security concept -- but it's important to realize that putting it into practice can be complex.

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The Edge Pro Tip: Fasten Your Seatbelts

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An unprecedented 2020 has shaken up security leaders' usual list of must-have technologies for 2021. Where do they plan to spend next

Expert Tips to Keep WordPress Safe

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The most widely used content management system on the Web relies heavily on plug-ins and add-on software -- and that requires rigorous security measures at every level

The Edge Pro Tip: Protect IoT Devices

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As Internet-connected devices become more prevalent in organizations, security issues increase as well

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Tips for Making Security Technology Purchase Decisions

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CISO Mark Eggleston shares his tips for making the right purchase decisions How can organizations decide what security technologies best meet their needs?

7 Summer Travel Security Tips

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With staying safe during the pandemic high priority, it's easy to let your guard down about the security of the devices you take along your travels

5 Tips for Fighting Credential Stuffing Attacks

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With stolen credentials an easy find online, what are some measures to put in place to keep hackers from breaking into secure accounts