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Data Privacy and the Future of Business: How Businesses Can Put Privacy First dataprivacy ncsa Jan 25, 2022

  By: National Cybersecurity Alliance

With the global big data market set to be worth nearly $235 billion by 2026, to say that data is now core to business success today would be a massive understatement. From tweaking shipping strategies to delivering more relevant advertising...

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Securing Internet of Things (IoT) Wearables elizabethpeters iot Jan 19, 2022

By: Elizabeth Peters

What are Wearable Internet of Things (WIoT) devices?

Wearable Internet of Things (WIoT) devices are defined as technological infrastructure that interconnects wearable sensors to enable monitoring of human factors and including health, wellness, behaviors, and other useful...

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Best of Ask Me Anything - Direction for Those New to Cyber career ccl classllc cyber career lab keyaanwilliams Jan 11, 2022

By: Keyaan Williams

I kicked off Ask Me Anything in January 2022 as part of my efforts to rethink how I contribute to the success of others (thanks again to Adam Grant and his book, "Think Again”). I recognize that anything worth doing requires time and...

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Your Cybersecurity Career: Keys to writing a better resume career classllc keyaanwilliams professionaldevelopment resume Dec 06, 2021

I am not an expert, per se, but I am married to a wonderful woman with a degree in Human Resource Management (HRM). In addition to the joys of marriage, I also have access to all her textbooks! I also have a few decades of experience in the profession. This allows me to comment on what makes...

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Internet of Things (IoT) and Security - Securing IoT devices and data classllc cybersecurity data privacy elizabethpeters iot Nov 16, 2021

 By: Elizabeth Peters

You have heard the term Internet of things (IoT) before, but what does it mean for you and your security? The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Auto Labs was the first to implement the idea of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the early 1990s. Additionally, the...

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Top of Mind classllc csam cybersecurity new Oct 27, 2021

Cybersecurity is the protection against unauthorized access, use, or damage to computer information systems and electronic data. There are various aspects of cybersecurity; it can involve action by individuals or groups, such as cyberterrorism and cybercrime. It can also be a state response to...

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Prioritizing Cybersecurity in a Hybrid Workplace csam cybersecurity ncsa Oct 25, 2021

 (From National Cybersecurity Alliance)

In this day and age, employees are more connected than ever. The hybrid workplace is here to stay, and for employees, this means relying on connected devices from their home office setups. According to recent data, smart home systems are set to rise to...

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5 Tips to Spots Phishing Emails from a Mile Away csam cybersecurity hacked.com Oct 20, 2021

(From hacked.com)

  1.  Beware of Alarming Emails

Hackers don’t want you to think. They want you to act. And there’s no better way to achieve this outcome than to instill panic in a victim.

Phishing emails will often try to get you into your emotions by creating fear. They might...

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Why You Should Consider a Cyber Career csam ncsa new Oct 18, 2021

(From National Cybersecurity Alliance)

Cybersecurity is one of the hottest sectors today, with new threats and challenges emerging each day. And with that, there is a huge push being undertaken by both business and education sectors to attract individuals toward a degree and career in cyber....

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Phishing and Spear Phishing. What should you do? classllc csam cybersecurity new Oct 13, 2021

The word phishing has been featured in the news a lot lately, but what does it mean?

What is phishing?

Phishing is a type of cyber-attack that aims to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details by disguising as a trustworthy entity in electronic...

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3 Fundamentals for Shoring Up Phishing Defenses csam cybersecurity ncsa Oct 11, 2021

 (From National Cybersecurity Alliance)

From ransomware to SolarWinds, the cybersecurity space has been as hectic as it has ever been over the last 12-24 months. However, for all of the emerging threats and news that are cropping up on the horizon, phishing -- one of the oldest pain points...

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Be Cyber Smart classllc csam cybersecurity Oct 06, 2021

At a time where we have all been kept indoors and have had both our work and personal lives pushed together it is time to stay “Cyber Smart”. We have seen cybercrime as a whole increase by 600% since the beginning of the global pandemic. The shift from workplace to work-from-home has...

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