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How to Enhance Data Loss Prevention in Office 365

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 16:56

Protecting customer data from loss and leakage has become a top priority for enterprises over the past decade. Recent HelpSystems research with CISOs in global financial service organizations found...

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What are Data Security Solutions and How do They Work?

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 10:11

Data is one of the valuable commodities shared by all organizations regardless of size, location, or the industry it operates in. Today, businesses hold more data than ever, with large volumes being...

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Why Supply Chains Are Today’s Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Threat

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 10:24

Business ecosystems have expanded over the years owing to the many benefits of diverse, interconnected supply chains, prompting organizations to pursue close, collaborative relationships with their...

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Public Sector Cybersecurity Priorities in 2021

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 18:03

2020 was a year of unprecedented challenge for anyone working in public sector cybersecurity. As well as juggling the usual trials and tribulations that come with working in cybersecurity, it was a...

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10 Tips to Protect Your Company’s Data in 2021

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 15:06

The amount, complexity, and relevance of the data that companies handle has increased rapidly over the years. Today the data stored by organizations can contain information from buying and selling...

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How Data Classification Helps Organizations Maintain a Strong Data Security Posture

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 09:11

The rise of globally dispersed workforces and new work from home requirements are placing extraordinary pressure on every organization’s cybersecurity. And wherever there is upheaval, so cyber...

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How to Prevent Data Exfiltration

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 09:37

What is Data Exfiltration?
Today, data is a valuable commodity. It has value to the organizations who own it and to those looking to exploit it through illegal activity. Data can be sensitive...

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62% of Financial Services Firms in the UK have Suffered a Cyber-attack in the Last 12 Months

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 09:48

Financial Services (FS) is a sector facing unprecedented cybersecurity challenges. 62% of FS firms in the UK have suffered a cyber security attack in the last 12 months, while 40% have noticed more...

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