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Searching... County Ransomware: That's Not Good

Counties fall victim to wave of cyberattacks

Ransomware is continuing to be a very pressing issue, and alongside the novel coronavirus, it can spell disaster for many counties. In fact, if you simply do a Google search for "county ransomware", Google will load the latest counties who have fallen victim to the great wave of cyberattacks happening at the state and local level.Unfortunately, many...

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Making a List. Checking it Twice.: Are You in Search of the Right IDaaS Solution?

What You Should Be Searching for in an IDaaS Solution

Finding and implementing an identity access management (IAM) solution that integrates well with your company and its security policies is much easier said than done. There are many solutions to consider and many with significant pros but also cons. If you are starting to look at IAM solutions, it is important to have your requirements...

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How City of Sacramento Took Control of Password Management

"PortalGuard has significantly reduced help 

desk calls related to account lockout and password resets. This product has alleviated security issues that we had prior to implementation." - Curtis Chiuu, Principal Systems Engineer

 

The City of Sacramento is the sixth largest city in California with a population of 500,000. Their state/local staff ranks to 4500 employees, and all of them use a...

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3 Multi-factor Authentication Best Practices Every Bank Should Have

With the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), there has been a 238% surge in cyberattacks against banks and financial institutions. Throughout the year, many financial services organizations have been exposed due to a poor cybersecurity infrastructure, and as many cybercriminals are getting more innovative in their cyberattack methods (cloud hijacking, AI machine manipulation, etc.), the financial...

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Tags: Authentication Methods, End user experience, information security, IT Security, MFA, Single Sign-On, Two-Factor Authentication

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Federal Regulations All Banks and Financial Services Should Know

Banks and financial services have to constantly navigate through a rocky road, especially now more than ever as the novel coronavirus has transitioned many employees to work from home. While banks and financial services remain competitive by providing a digital customer experience, they have to secure their work environment due to federal regulations posed on the financial industry. Due to the...

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Three Major Security Challenges Banks Must Avoid

“The coronavirus pandemic has been connected to a 238% surge in cyberattacks against banks.” – Charlie Osborne, ZDNet and CNET

 

Banks have been and continue to be a major target to cybercriminals. Recently, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), there have been a 238% surge in cyberattacks against banks as ZDNet reports.

These cyberattacks against banks experienced an uptick...

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