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Look for unusual network activity to help detect breaches

Data Breach, What to look for

On average, organizations take 191 days to detect a breach and 66 days to contain the intrusion, according to a study by the Ponemon Institute. Read More»

5 Cyber resources for every small business

Small Business Cybersecurity

A 2016 study sponsored by Keeper Security Inc. and conducted by the Ponemon Institute found that more than 50 percent of small and midsized businesses had been breached in the prior 12 months. Read More»

Cyber Terms

There are other words and phrases, especially in the cybersecurity realm, that can be confusing. I talked to some cybersecurity experts at SDN Communications, checked several websites and made a list. Read More»

Homeland Security & Cybersecurity

Devising and implementing an effective cybersecurity strategy isn’t a one-and-done chore for businesses. Good cyber defense requires ongoing commitment. Working their way through federal guidelines would be a great start for many small and midsize businesses, but the work does not end there. Read More»

CyberRx

Nearly every new government or industrial rule complicates security compliance. And every new customer adds to a company’s burden to keep electronic information safe. Meanwhile, as businesses add connected devices and the volume of electronic data grows, hackers gain a steady supply of new targets. Read More»

Department of Homeland Security Webinar

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will host a free webinar on Sept. 14. The presentation is designed help companies make use of federal guidelines to improve protection of computer networks. Read More»

CyberRx by SDN Communications

Sioux Falls-based SDN Communications recently launched a new service to help companies assess and improve their cybersecurity readiness. It’s called CyberRx. Read More»

What your business needs to prepare for a disaster

Planning for a disaster

An old binder collecting dust on an office shelf won’t be much help when a company’s leaders are reacting to an unexpected business disaster. Read More»