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Memorial Day Security Lessons

  Memorial Day is our important holiday to honor those that died while serving our Country through military service. As we think about those men and women today let’s also consider ways to learn from the past and to put these lessons to use in the future. There are many lessons for business security and… Read more »

Inexpensive Security Tips for Businesses of All Sizes

Inexpensive Security Tips Security best practices for businesses of all sizes are more important now than ever. Cybersecurity breaches to businesses are in the news every day and having a plan in place is now a required business practice. Most security professionals will tell you there are only two types of businesses: Those that have… Read more »

CFISA Offers Exciting New In Person “Security Awareness Training” for Businesses

BOCA RATON, FLA. (PRWEB) MARCH 05, 2019 The Boca Raton-based Center for Information Security Awareness (CFISA) is proud to announce new in person on site security awareness training options. This immersive in person security awareness training session provides an excellent way to directly engage each employee with the need for daily security diligence. Michael Levin, the… Read more »

How to Improve Cybersecurity Awareness in Educational Institutions

It’s a misconception that cybercriminals only attack large corporations like Target and Equifax. The education industry, including universities, colleges and public school districts, should be just as prepared to prevent a cyberattack. Here are 4 ways that you can improve cybersecurity awareness in the education sector. 1. Recognize that Educational Institutions are a Target First,… Read more »

Veterans Day Lessons for Business Security

Active Shooter and Workplace Violence Veterans Day is our important holiday to reflect upon those that have served our Country through military service. As we think about our Veterans today let’s also consider ways to learn from the past and to put these lessons to use in the future. There are many lessons for business… Read more »

Modern and Secure Workplace – Posponed New Date TBD

 Join us in partnership with VDX and CFISA,  Ziften and Microsoft at an event on October 25th 2018 at 2:00 PM where we’ll discuss today’s Modern and Secure Workplace. Keynote – Michael Levin (Founder/CEO of CFISA and retired Secret Service) Providing effective security requires both technology and behavior change.  Michael will discuss how to raise awareness in… Read more »

Social Media Security and the Facebook Hack

Social Media Security Tips Today’s connected online environment makes creating and sharing information easier than ever. Connectivity no longer stops when leaving your home or office. It continues wherever you travel, and across networks. Strong network and device controls provide reliable security. Human behavior is less easy to regulate. Yet more of us take part… Read more »

Don’t be victimized: “Social Engineering” scams

Don’t be victimized: “Social Engineering” scams One of the most effective and dangerous techniques criminals use to commit their crimes is called social engineering, and it’s vitally important that you learn how to recognize this serious threat. Social engineering uses social interaction as the primary means to trick or persuade you to disclose confidential information… Read more »