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One Compromise Not to Make

One Compromise Not to Make

Picture this: You’re the finance manager at a fifty-person manufacturing firm. Your best customer’s account is overdue – unusual, as they typically pay in full. Your customer, however, insists they’ve already paid and presents proof from the bank. So why didn’t you receive the payment?

Business Email Compromise (BEC) has cost businesses over $12.5 billion since 2013,  and it’s a trend on the rise with a 136% increase in losses from 2016 to 2018.

Password Hacks: Strength in Numbers (and letters and symbols)

Password Hacks: Strength in Numbers (and letters and symbols)

It’s the end of a long workday – time to head home! Pack up your things, kill the lights, and latch the front door with Velcro. Sounds ridiculous, right?

We go to great lengths to prevent physical break-ins, but unfortunately, many passwords used today are about as secure as that Velcro. Understand your enemy and learn tips to create secure passphrases.