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Proficio President and Chairman, Tim McElwee, was recently featured in Frost & Sullivan’s “Movers & Shakers” series. McElwee was honored to be featured among leaders who are on the forefront of innovation and whose companies...

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2017 Security Threats for Healthcare

Published on February 23, 2017

From the Bon Secours Health System data breach impacting nearly 700,000 individuals to the $17,000 in ransom that Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center paid hackers, 2016 wasn’t the best year for healthcare security. So what’s in...

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This year’s RSA Conference is expected to draw close to 50,000 security professionals to the Moscone Center in San Francisco. So we're wondering, what issues are keeping them up at night? On the eve of RSA, we wanted to address some of...

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MDR or EDR. What’s right for you?

Published on January 17, 2017

Targeted attacks are on the rise and often go undetected by traditional security solutions and methods. Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) companies like CrowdStrike, Carbon Black, CounterTack, and a new up and coming company ZitoVault,...

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It's 2017 - Are You Ready?

Published on January 02, 2017

If 2016 taught us anything, it’s that we can expect to see an uptick in cybercrime and malicious cyber activity across all industries in 2017 – and an increase in incidents every year thereafter for the foreseeable future. The...

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Black Friday Threats

Published on November 22, 2016

Targeted threats against shoppers and retailers alike are on the rise.  As the volume of shopping increases for the 2016 holiday shopping season, shoppers need to arm themselves with knowledge regarding account takeovers targeting their...

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Tips for Email Security

Published on May 05, 2016

May 5th, 2016 is World Password Day – a day created to encourage safe password practices. The best defense against external threats is staying informed and diligent with your security practices. Here are some tips to help stay safe from...

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2015 was a tough year for data breaches. Companies of all sizes and industries fell victim to hackers, costing billions of dollars and harming the reputations of many organizations. So what is in store for 2016? Will cybercriminals...

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Data Privacy Day 2016

Published on January 27, 2016

Today, January 28th, is Data Privacy Day. Data Privacy Day (DPD) is part of the #PrivacyAware campaign, which reminds businesses of the importance of data security within their organization. As a DPD Champion, we’re working towards the...

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Recently, a critical zero day vulnerability in a Linux kernel module was publicized. If successfully exploited on a Linux device, this vulnerability would allow an attacker to potentially execute arbitrary code with escalated...

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