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Cybersecurity is all about managing risk; cybersecurity is not an IT issue, but rather a risk for the whole organization; tackling it is more about people, behavior, and culture


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Perimeter Security Audit - What's your take?

Posted on January 9, 2022 at 12:50 AM

Establishing perimeter security for networks enables organizations to manage the risks associated with connecting proprietary enterprise networks to one or more external entities via private or public networks. Furthermore, with the deliberate and complex integration of networks among organizations, simple barriers are no longer appropriate or adequate solutions to network security. Therefore, network perimeter security is an organization’s first and most crucial layer of defense.

· Authorization, authentication, and access control

· Confidentiality and privacy requirements

· User identification and authorization profiles

· Centralized security administration

· Cryptographic key management

· Incident handling, reporting, and follow-up

· Virus prevention and detection

· Firewalls

· Need-to-have and need-to-know

· User training

· Tools for monitoring compliance, intrusion testing, and reporting

A key concept of security is depth—multiple layers of protection that have to be circumvented to gain access to internal information assets and resources.

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

Posted on October 8, 2021 at 12:15 AM

Malicious attacks against governments, companies, and individuals are more and more common. And there are no signs that the hacks, data breaches, and other forms of cybercrime are slowing down! Add an extra level of protection to user accounts in the form of multi-factor authentication [2FA], now is a great time to consider making this an everyday strategy.

Security and Compliance

Posted on October 8, 2021 at 12:10 AM

The volatile and dynamic threats and changing regulations are real for organizations doing business. Cybersecurity risk assessments are critical to your organization's effective information security strategy. It's challenging to keep the security of your IT tools updated and controls properly configured. It's also important for you to find the right balance between security, compliance and progress by evaluating the risk and vulnerabilities within your IT infrastructure. What works best is striking the right balance between security and compliance with progress.

Remote working increased by 159%

Posted on April 22, 2020 at 12:15 AM

Remote working increased by 159% between 2005 and 2017, according to an analysis of U.S. Census and Bureau of Labor Statistics data by FlexJobs, a job search site specializing in remote and flex-time jobs, and research firm Global Workplace Analytics. The coronavirus outbreak has changed the situation markedly in the past few months as office-based employees around the world were told to carry out their jobs from home. This has rapidly accelerated the existing trend, as businesses rush to adopt remote working on a wider scale than ever seen before. What your company should consider: Cloud computing, Video Conferencing, Information Security, Virtual Collaboration, and many Covid-19 induced short-term emergency measures will become a fixture of organizational life. Lets connect and work together to build the next frontier of your business office operations!

Phishing campaigns are on the rise, lets chat

Posted on March 12, 2020 at 10:25 AM

Protect your organization against phishing campaigns. If you receive questionable email, never reply to the same email as a means of verification of authenticity. Vertical Data Engineering Systems can help you launch a Security Awareness and Training program. Contact us for an assessment:

More Security around you

Posted on March 12, 2020 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (30)

If you’re not already using multi-factor authentication [2FA] on all your personal accounts, now is a great time to consider making this an everyday strategy.

COVID-19 Crisis and your Information Security

Posted on March 12, 2020 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (515)

During the COVID-19 Crisis: If you do not have an information security awareness program, now is the time to start. Vertical Data Engineering Systems can help you launch a Security Awareness and Training program. Make security awareness information and education consistently in front of your organization's personnel. Secure systems and firm policies are critical but are not enough on their own to combat the information security threats we face. Knowledgeable staff is your best front-line defense. Contact us for an assessment:

Business Tech Trends

Posted on December 27, 2019 at 4:05 AM Comments comments (670)

#cloud #azure # aws #googlecloud #information With a variety of offerings to choose from, we're sure you'll be happy working with us. The future of business demands that trends like BYOD, Digital presence, wearables, and Virtual Reality are embraced. This requires your data to be accessible and available anywhere at any time, on-demand – with minimal latency and is securely protected # cybersecurity. This is best ensured with a cloud-based deployment model that aligns information security to the strategic planning.


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