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Data Privacy: It Does a Business Good

Data Privacy: It Does a Business Good

Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust. These tried-and-true tenets resurface every January 28th for the National Cyber Security Alliance’s (NCSA) annual Data Privacy Day (DPD), and 2017 was no exception. DPD’16 saw unprecedented media coverage and impressive levels of engagement online and via social media. Building on that success, the NCSA and its top-notch advisors encouraged even further involvement…
Wiring the Workplace: Grounding Your Cyber Culture

Wiring the Workplace: Grounding Your Cyber Culture

We’re in the home stretch, and 2016 sure was one for the record books, cybersecurity- and other-wise. We’ll spare you a play-by-play, but suffice it to say in the world of all things cyber, we’ve hit a whole ‘nother level. And the upward trend continues, with abundant predictions of threats and concerns looming over the upcoming year. Rounding the bend,…
Data Privacy Day 2016: <br>#PrivacyAware Is Where I.T.’s At

Data Privacy Day 2016:
#PrivacyAware Is Where I.T.’s At

In today's hyper-connected digital landscape, privacy is hard to come by. Really, that should make us value it all the more. And while in the business world this is especially true, that's just one piece of the ever-expanding cybersecurity puzzle. The National Cyber Security Alliance has long known that "Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust" is our collective responsibility—it's…
National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2015

National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2015

Another year has come and gone; those 365 days move faster than ever. Today’s rapid time movement is reminiscent of the constant advances in technology, and how those changes beget shifts in cyber awareness—it’s hard to keep up! ‘New’ is often synonymous with ‘vulnerable,’ and staying on top of the latest—be it news, updates, or training—can be a tall order.…
Data Privacy Day 2015

Data Privacy Day 2015

In a hyper-connected world, privacy is hard to come by. And that makes us value it all the more. In the business world, this is especially true. We aren't exaggerating when we say, "Privacy is good for business." The National Cyber Security Alliance has long known that "protecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust" is our collective responsibility. So this…
National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2014

National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2014

Week 4: Cybersecurity for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses and Entrepreneurs Small and medium-sized business owners and entrepreneurs are invaluable to our economy, and to the nation as a whole. So it stands to reason that this 11th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month has dedicated a week (October 20-24) to our hardworking colleagues and the unique challenges they face. Oftentimes,…