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For the Love of Cyber: How to Rekindle Your Relationship with Cybersecurity
GreyCastle Security

Roses are red, violets are blue, we love cybersecurity, how about you? Whether you’ve got Valentine’s Day plans with your significant other or will be celebrating Singles Awareness Day with friends, we can all agree that this time of year we’re all really thinking about one thing: cybersecurity. Or maybe that’s just us at GreyCastle …

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How to Survive the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage [Infographic]
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New Year, same problem. The cybersecurity skills shortage is still a big issue in 2019, with the workforce gap reaching close to 3 million globally. According to (ISC)² research, 63% of organizations reported a shortage of staff dedicated to cybersecurity. Unfortunately, this isn’t anything new and it has big implications for the security of your …

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Data Privacy Day: Risk Assessment, Governance and 2 Other Ways to Protect Your Data
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Data Privacy Day is here once again. How will you be celebrating? By now, every business (hopefully) understands that they need to make data protection a priority. There have certainly been enough breaches, ransomware attacks, and other incidents in the news since the last Data Privacy Day to drive the point home. Nobody wants to …

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The Importance of a Board for Cybersecurity Issues
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Too many organizations function under the assumption that cybersecurity issues are an IT problem. They’re not. In fact, the responsibility of cybersecurity lies with everyone in an organization – including the board. Rare are the days when you don’t hear about some kind of cybersecurity incident or breach. With the financial, reputational, and regulatory repercussions …

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Cybersecurity Blogs: GreyCastle Security’s Top Posts from 2018
GreyCastle Security

The New Year is coming – and it’s bringing new cybersecurity risks with it. Are you ready for them? The introduction of new threat vectors and growth in crippling attacks such as ransomware seemed to be the trend in 2018. As the threat level escalates and the impacts of a cybersecurity incident increase, more than …

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Happy Festivus! Five Cybersecurity Grievances We Need to Air
GreyCastle Security

Happy Festivus! It’s the holiday for the rest of us. If you’re not familiar, Festivus is the holiday celebrated by the Costanza family from the NBC sitcom “Seinfeld.” This non-commercial, secular holiday is celebrated on December 23rd and includes a dinner with a vaguely meatloaf-shaped main course, an aluminum Festivus pole (without tinsel!), Feats of …

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