When it comes to cyberattacks, small businesses are often collateral damage

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How can small businesses can protect their assets from becoming collateral damage in a cyberattack? Large enterprises and international corporations are shining targets for hackers to gaze upon. From industrial espionage to ransomware, data theft is the obvious jackpot for the majority of malicious parties. While much attention is paid to enterprise threats and risk management, there is little spoken …

Why Small Business Cyberattacks Could Prompt Next Recession

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While Fortune 1000s dominate many interactions in our daily lives, small businesses remain the bedrock of the U.S. economy. According to the Small Business Administration, the 30 million small businesses operating in the United States employ nearly half of the total workforce. Unfortunately, these same small businesses have begun to fall victim to cyberattacks at an alarming rate, and whether …

Cloud apps leave companies vulnerable to GDPR violations centered around data loss.

GDPR: one size does not fit all

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Why mid-market companies face a tougher road with GDPR. While much has been written about GDPR’s rules, sanctions, and fines, it appears GDPR is often treated as if its effect is equal to any company regardless of size. On paper, it seems that any company that violates the new data privacy regulation will suffer the same international sanctions. GDPR, however, …

Data breaches are costly and can increase the risk of your business failing.

4 main reasons why SMEs and SMBs fail after a major cyber attack

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We live in a time when malicious cyber attacks happen every minute, every day, all over the world. Companies from the smallest startup to the largest organization suffer from cyber attacks. It’s not surprising then that cyber incidents targeting businesses, nearly doubled from 82,000 in 2016 to 159,700 in 2017, driven by ransomware and new attack methods. However, not all …

BYOD security is necessary for modern day businesses who are always on the go across different devices and networks.

Why the next generation of security platforms should be autonomous

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From sci-fi futuristic predictions to everyday reality, machine learning devices are here. Here’s our take on the natural connection between machine learning and cyber security, and about why automatic systems are not enough to decrease IT overload in a cloud-based environment. With needs and requirements changing fast across all sectors, and specifically in cyber security where new threats are emerging …

6 little-known secrets about cloud security, part B

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What every security professional should consider when it comes to fortifying cloud security.  In my last article, I introduced the lesser known parts of cloud security, the ones that no one is talking about. These serve as the key foundation upon which an entire IT operation is built upon, and yet, they are likely to be overlooked. Previously, we shed …

6 little-known secrets about cloud security, part A

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What every security professional should consider when it comes to fortifying cloud security.  Today’s CISOs have their head in the clouds – squarely focused on the need for cloud security. Yet despite this collective focus, the approaches differ; some call for protecting the servers while others want to focus on retraining employees about what they should or shouldn’t upload, download, collaborate on, etc. …

Coronet offers protection against KRACK

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Coronet’s SecureCloud, the platform that offers end to end outside the perimeter security, confirms that it is the first company to offer protection against KRACK. In a paper written by Belgian researchers, a vulnerability in WPA and WPA2 protocols was published in which an attacker executing a multi stage attack could circumvent the built-in protections built into these commonly used …

Coronet joins StarHub’s Cyber Security Centre of Excellence as Newest Partner

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 Coronet Tapped For Innovative Cyber Security Solution  That Combats Threats Targeting WiFi and Cellular Networks  Singapore, September 6th, 2016 – Coronet, a cyber security software company, announced it has teamed up with StarHub, Singapore’s second largest info-communications company. Coronet becomes the newest partner to join forces in supporting StarHub’s Cyber Security Centre of Excellence (COE). Introduced in May this year, StarHub’s …