How Supply Chain Attacks Affect Businesses, Large and Small

Cyber-security industry sources estimate that 2021 will see four times as many supply chain attacks as in 2020. (helpnetsecurity.com/2021/08/04/supply-chain-attacks-multiply/) These attacks can adversely impact firms and organizations, not only in terms of direct...

Is social media leaving your organization open to cyberattacks? 

Did you know Facebook breaches were responsible for a whopping 849 million leaked records in 2019?  (Comparitech) With more than 2.8 billion active users, bad actors have plenty of opportunities to target social media accounts. Below are a few stats that showcase just...
FBI Releases 2019 Internet Crime Report

FBI Releases 2019 Internet Crime Report

The FBI recently released their 2019 Internet Crime Report, providing the public with an accurate review of the year and offering insight into the motives behind cyber criminals’ activity. Since 2015, complaints coming into the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center...
Ultra Dairy Defrauded $1.8 Million

Ultra Dairy Defrauded $1.8 Million

Ultra Dairy, a food processing company headquartered in East Syracuse, NY, is expanding its plant in nearby DeWitt, NY. Due to a fraudulent wire transfer scheme, Ultra Dairy lost $1.8 million in September 2019. Now the company is suing a Canadian man alleged to be...
Penetration Test vs. Vulnerability Scan

Penetration Test vs. Vulnerability Scan

When you create technology attached to the Internet, be it a website, app or a network server, you have to realize you’re going to be the target of hackers. There are plenty of tools to protect yourself from these attacks, but two of them people tend to get confused...
May Cybersecurity News Roundup

May Cybersecurity News Roundup

Senate Democrats introduce bill requiring paper ballots amid election cybersecurity concerns A bill was recently introduced by Democratic members of Congress in an attempt to reduce the risk of cybersecurity threats during the 2020 presidential elections. The bill...