Culture

Err on the Side of Human Resources

Err on the Side of Human Resources

While cybersecurity should be part of every employee’s job, some roles naturally carry more responsibility—Management and IT are two that certainly come to mind.

At the same time,  so many elements of cybersecurity are truly human-centric, making it so important to consider the key role HR plays in keeping everyone safe and sound.  The masters of employee matters have a few tricks up their sleeve – so how can business leaders lean on HR to help build a effective cybersecurity program and culture?

Put the Phish on ICE

Put the Phish on ICE

While it may be cold outside, phishing remains the hottest attack vector in business: Over 90% of all successful cyberattacks are said to start with a “phishing” email. And these attacks have become far more advanced throughout the years, with the potential to fool even the most vigilant.

With this cold truth in mind, what should you be on the lookout for?

Defendify Promotes Cybersecurity Awareness at Local HR Event

Defendify’s co-founder Rob Simopoulos spoke on cybersecurity awareness at KMA Human Resources Consulting’s Breakfast Brief series on January 15th in Falmouth, Maine. KMA’s Breakfast Briefs bring together employers, subject matter experts, and HR professionals throughout the year to learn and share information on a variety of HR-related topics.

Your Computer Can't Take a Sick Day

Your Computer Can't Take a Sick Day

You may recall the old Benjamin Franklin axiom, “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”  Well, it’s true, for you and for your computer. As flu season is upon us, we remind you to protect your business from getting a “bad cold” by paying extra attention to its immune system.