10 (More) Free Security Tools Worth a Look

By Michelle Drolet . 26 Jun 2020

Security pros have a lot to juggle, but look in the right places and you can find invaluable assistance for free. Maintaining security is a never-ending business. There’s so much to worry about, from misconfigured software to phishing attacks to a rapidly expanding inventory of devices with their own vulnerabilities and update requirements. We could all use … Continue reading 10 (More) Free Security Tools Worth a Look

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Michelle Drolet to Join Offit Kurman for a Cannabis InfoSec Webinar

By Michelle Drolet . 16 Jun 2020

Live online Friday, July 10th 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. EST Panelist include: Michelle Drolet, Towerwall & Jason Klein, Offit Kurman The threats are real and increasing daily. Learn how you can protect yourself and your cannabis company from unauthorized access to confidential files and proprietary data. By now, we are all too familiar with the … Continue reading Michelle Drolet to Join Offit Kurman for a Cannabis InfoSec Webinar

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Inside InfoSec Panel 2: Zero Trust Architectures Expert Panel

By Michelle Drolet . 16 Jun 2020

Live online July 2, 2020 12:00 pm ET Panelist include: Michelle Drolet, Towerwall, Itay Nachum, Safe-T, Scott Tingley, Cogito & Tom Ward, Qnext   Data breaches are on the rise, highlighting no organization is safe from cyberattacks. One cause is that workforce mobility and cloud computing has placed most workloads beyond the shelter of corporate … Continue reading Inside InfoSec Panel 2: Zero Trust Architectures Expert Panel

Save the Date: Information Security Summit – December 2020

By Michelle Drolet . 15 Jun 2020

Please join us for our 8th Annual Information Security Summit! “The Evolving Threat Landscape 2020” This regional event provides participants with an update on the latest developments, trends, and status in information security. With the growing popularity of disruptive technologies, including mobility and cloud computing, social networking, and big data analytics, the accompanying data security … Continue reading Save the Date: Information Security Summit – December 2020

10 Things I know about … Working from home

By Michelle Drolet . 8 Jun 2020

10) Zooming out. Video conferencing is a two-edged sword; while a boon to nurture group discussion, the degree of focus paid to a small screen while feeling self-conscious (how’s my hair?) can oversaturate users. People are now reporting Zoom fatigue, citing anxiety. Identify mental health and grief counsellors who can step in during these COVID-19 … Continue reading 10 Things I know about … Working from home

Five Things To Keep In Mind Before Adopting A Zero Trust Security Approach

By Michelle Drolet . 5 Jun 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a seismic shift in how the world goes to work. Apart from essential services, remote work is the new normal, mandated everywhere — even in organizations that never previously offered remote work options. Lack of VPN infrastructure or its ability to scale, legacy systems that were never designed for remote work, … Continue reading Five Things To Keep In Mind Before Adopting A Zero Trust Security Approach

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Inside InfoSec 1: Malware in the time of COVID-19

By Michelle Drolet . 18 May 2020

Live online June 4, 2020 12:00 pm ET Presented by Diana Kelley, Cybersecurity Field CTO, Microsoft Michelle Drolet, CEO, Towerwall   Wherever we turn it feels like the news is all COVID-19 all the time. Many of us are feeling stressed and overwhelmed and attackers know it. At Microsoft, we’ve seen an increase in the … Continue reading Inside InfoSec 1: Malware in the time of COVID-19

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Q&A Panel: How to Stay Cybersafe in 2020

By Michelle Drolet . 18 May 2020

Live online Thursday, May 28 at 3:30 p.m. ET Cyberthreats morph rapidly as they try to stay ahead of our defenses; wearing new disguises and breaking down virtual barriers in unique ways. The answer to, “How do I remain secure?” changes as quickly as the cyberthreats we face. Join us for an interactive Q&A Panel … Continue reading Q&A Panel: How to Stay Cybersafe in 2020

Securing Your Remote Workforce In The New Norm

By Michelle Drolet . 5 May 2020

These are unprecedented times. As companies scramble for business continuity, millions of workers around the world are forced to adapt to a workplace culture dubbed as the world’s largest work-from-home experiment. But there is a steep price to be paid for this change — weakened cybersecurity. With more and more people working from home, the attack … Continue reading Securing Your Remote Workforce In The New Norm

10 Things I know about… COVID-19 scams

By Michelle Drolet . 22 Apr 2020

10. Pandemic panic Criminals thrive during a crisis, knowing people under stress and distraction are more prone to readily click a text or email link without thought to its legitimacy. As such, COVID-19-related phishing attacks grew 600% in the first quarter. 9. FTC Warnings The Federal Trade Commission just reported $12 million in coronavirus scams calling it the … Continue reading 10 Things I know about… COVID-19 scams

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