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Cyber Negligence Takes the Stand

By now I’m sure just about everyone has heard of the risks that can stem from being duped by phishing schemes. Unfortunately, some people are still taking the bait. Falling for these cyber attacks can not only lead to your personal data being compromised but in certain situations, it can...

The World Cup Runneth Over

If your office is anything like mine, the latest buzz and watercooler talks have all been centered around one thing: FIFA. While this month-long international soccer tournament continuously excites and captivates millions of die-hard fan, there are also some that use this event as their person...

The Plot Thickens: Companies Face Increased Data Protection and Breach Response Requirements at Home and Abroad

Just as the cyber liability and data breach legal landscape started to give some semblance of settling down, recent changes have emerged to remind businesses of the complexity and difficulties of compliance on this topic. At the state level, on March 28, 2018, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed ...

Facing the Facts

Ginni Rometty, IBM’s chairman, president, and CEO, has said, “Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world.” And boy, was she right. During the next five years, cybercrime is on track to become the greatest threat to every person, government&...

ThreatAdvice Enhances Cybersecurity Learning Management System with Gamification Application Built On Blockchain

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama, June 13, 2018 –ThreatAdvice (threatadvice.com) a provider of cybersecurity education, awareness and threat intelligence is offering members an added incentive to login and complete company-required cybersecurity education training. The company is launching a rewards ...

Cyberattacks Called a Growing Threat to Trucking Industry

ThreatAdvice's Randy Goggans recently participated on a panel at the Fleet Data Management and Cybersecurity Conference

The panel includ...

Cybersecurity and the Board of Directors Responsibility

Cybersecurity is one of the highest priority issues for company executives, both public and private, and it is rapidly becoming a major focus at the state, county, and municipal level as well. Recent litigation and regulatory action has demonstrated that the responsibility for maintaining a st...

The Sharent Trap

From the moment that someone captured the toothless grin of an adorable baby on film, parents have loved taking pictures of their children. Unfortunately, with the help of smartphones and the seemingly insatiable need to keep friends and family updated, parents have gone a bit overboard—...

Cyber Experts Say FBI's Warning to Restart Router is Serious

A warning from the FBI..Reboot your router to stop Russian-Linked malware.

Hunter Hudson works for ThreatAdvice and he says everyone needs to take this warning very seriously.

"Foreign cyber actors have gotten into hundreds of thousands of wireless routers and they hav...

Directory for Business Software Certifies ThreatAdvice as an IT Security Software Rising Star

ThreatAdvice was designed to help businesses protect their business by coaching employees on the skills needed to avoid cybercrime, assessing an organization’s weaknesses using various tools including phishing simulations, network exposure scans, email exposure scans and providing threat...