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Believing These 5 Security Myths Could Put Your Business At Risk

gthen your company’s network defenses and protect your critical information. 1. “My small business is not a target.” Actually, your small business is a target. Size doesn’t matter if you have something valuable that a cyber criminal wants, including customer credit card numbers, software license keys, or competitive product data. In fact, many attackers rely on small business believing this myth because it makes them less likely to lock d…

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Technology in the federal government

I recently had the opportunity to visit with Bill Bransford. Bill is with Shaw Bransford & Roth P.C., a law firm in the DC area, and is also the host of FED TALK, a radio show that is taped live every other Friday at 11:00 a.m. I was one of the two guests on this past week, along with Tim Simon, to discuss technology in the federal government. Topics included Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Mobility and Telework, and the ever famous Br…

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Talkin’ Tech: Security

protections are in place and working. Content security: The use of software or other technology to help protect from the theft of confidential information and violations of acceptable use policies or compliance mandates. Cyber crime : Any criminal act involving computers and networks, including traditional crimes conducted via the Internet. Denial of Service (DoS): A type of attack designed to cripple a network or server by flooding it wit…

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Making a Secure Transition to IPv6

es in IPv6 networks and applications. However, this will change as more network devices with native IPv6 functionality are released and more organizations upgrade their networks and applications. Security experts believe that cyber criminals will soon focus more of their malicious attention on IPv6, creating new tools to attack undiscovered vulnerabilities in IPv6 products. The best way to protect your small business network is by methodically ch…

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Cisco offers cloud and data center solutions for DISA’s Customer & Industry Forum

DISA’s Customer & Industry Forum 2011 provides a valuable opportunity to see and hear how the latest technologies can help the Department of Defense better achieve its mission while introducing greater efficiencies at lower cost. At the forum Cisco will demonstrate how its architecture-based collaboration, cybersecurity and cloud solutions enable the DISA vision of the “Power to Connect,” that is, command and control and information sharing…

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