Is GDPR a Win for Cyber Criminals?

One of the biggest topics of discussion today in the information security world is the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The entire idea behind GDPR is to impose stricter rules and regulations on how personal and business information is collected and processed. As with any new regulations like this that come into effect, companies…

Is Your Firm Ready for a PCI Audit?

Every company should have IT security at the forefront of their minds at all times. All it takes is one data breach to potentially lose everything, or at the very least, lose a great deal of money. Achieving PCI compliance and passing an audit means you not only have your bases covered as far as…

What You Need to Know About Ransomware & HIPAA Compliance

The rise in ransomware attacks, combined with the U.S. Department of Human Services creating stricter guidelines for HIPAA compliance, means healthcare organizations across the country need to re-evaluate their practices and procedures. If an organization suffers a ransomware attack, confidential patient information could be at risk. This is a clear HIPAA violation, so ransomware attacks…