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Ransomware research shows attacks are expensive and pervasive.

Ransomware research shows that the costs of ransomware attacks and recovery continue to be very expensive and pervasive. A recent report by the security team at KPN, a Dutch telecommunications provider indicates their research over a large number of ransomware attacks using just one particular attack tool found that the average ransomware demand was $260,000. […]

By |January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cybersecurity tools are complicated and expensive! What does a business leader do?

The cost of breach events is estimated at nearly $900,000 for even small and mid-sized businesses. It is a huge expense and it continues to climb. A ransomware attack can be a truly existential event for companies which don’t have financial and technical resources and business continuation and recovery plans in place.

How do small and […]

By |January 20th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Fostering Cybersecurity Education and Discussion with C-Level Banking Executives

I had a conversation with a C-level banker last week who asked me what my mission, our company’s mission is. Here is how I replied:
Fostering education and discussion about affordable and effective cybersecurity and compliance solutions among C-level executives in small to mid-sized regional banks is critical. C-level executives are ultimately responsible for their organization’s […]

By |November 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Surviving a Breach

Banking Viability in a threatening world of Cyber-Insecurity
You will be breached, there is no doubt. What you do about it is critical.

Cybersecurity is creating a lot of noise and many claims are being made about how to protect your bank. Defense in depth is often the core standard for protection. You have to surveil your […]

By |October 15th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Banking Viability in a threatening world of Cyber-Insecurity:

How can you cost effectively secure your Bank’s business information, protect your assets and reputation and ensure your long-term viability?

A mature Cybersecurity posture and business recovery preparations are necessary to survive in today’s threatening environment of world-wide attackers intent on taking your money, ransoming your business information and destroying your Bank’s reputation.

BLUE LANCE is a […]

By |October 4th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments