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Hacking into your organization might be this easy

By |April 6th, 2017|

Part three of a three-part series on system access assessments

Even with cybersecurity as a hot topic in recent years, hacking into your system might still be embarrassingly easy. How easy, you ask?

This easy: Within minutes, […]

Three Things to Add to Your Tax Filing Checklist

By |March 27th, 2017|

There’s more to think about this tax season than simply filing by April 18. Just ask the CEO of Sunrun.

Earlier this year, a hacker posed as the head of the residential solar company to request […]

The Silent Accomplice in Your Office Environment

By |March 10th, 2017|

Part two of a three-part series on system access assessments

You probably hear all the time about the increasing sophistication of cyber attackers. But did you know that a whopping 85 percent of attacks are preventable? […]

Disgruntled versus happy employees: Why they both pose cyber risks

By |February 28th, 2017|

Part one of a three-part series on system access assessments

It’s probably the worst nightmare of any employer: When a former employee with a grudge hacks your company.

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Homeland […]

A surprising Super Bowl victory for adults with developmental disabilities

By |February 3rd, 2017|

If you’re a fan of American football, then you know that the Atlanta Falcons had a surprisingly victorious season. You also probably know where you’ll be watching them face the New England Patriots in Super […]

The most dangerous myth about cybercrime

By |January 25th, 2017|

“It won’t happen to me.”

When it comes to cybercrime, this is the most common myth. It’s also the most dangerous myth.

That’s because the evidence tells us otherwise. Statistical research says that at least 18 people […]

Why Election Hacking Should Matter to Every Business Leader

By |December 20th, 2016|

It’s everywhere in the news: Russia has been blamed for meddling with the 2016 American presidential election.

Reactions are all over the place too. Trump calls the accusation “ridiculous.” Cyber experts say direct hacking of voting […]

The 2016 Holiday Must-Have List

By |December 7th, 2016|

We all know the universal rule of thumb for gift-giving: “It’s the thought that counts.”

But I think kids everywhere would agree there’s also a universal gift-giving faux pas. It’s when a child rips open […]

Once More into the Breach

By |November 23rd, 2016|

 

You may have heard the big news. It was announced in September that 500 million Yahoo accounts had been hacked, resulting in one of the most catastrophic data breaches in U.S. history.

 

What was compromised?

 

Yahoo’s statement on […]

Highlights from Congressman Michael McCaul’s Speech: Corporate Governance and Risk Management

By |November 1st, 2016|

On October 26, 2016, the Greater Houston Partnership proudly hosted a “Cybersecurity: Corporate Governance and Risk Management” breakfast at Partnership Tower in downtown Houston. Thanks to all of our participants, the event was a great success.

One […]