In 2021, the ransomware industry in the United States alone resulted in over $1 billion in payments to cyber criminals. Given the ever-evolving nature of technology, there's no doubt that criminals will try to capitalize on the latest trends in cyber-attacks to make even more money.
Last year, healthcare and manufacturing were some of the most targeted industries for cybercriminals to attack. Other industries followed not far behind, with bad actors focusing on banks and insurance companies, public/state administrations, educational institutions, professional and organizational services, and more.
The healthcare industry is full of acronyms. ACA, HIPAA, HHS, CHIP, and MARS-E are just a few. Understanding them is critical to your organization's success.
Keep reading for a MARS-E guide that tells you what you need to know about these important standards.
A cybersecurity framework, or CSF, is an organized set of rules, regulations, and procedures designed to protect against cyber threats. The main objective of a cybersecurity framework is to secure an organization's digital assets.
For organizations, cybersecurity compliance is specifically designed so that security professionals can reliably identify and mitigate all risks, regardless of complexity. For many, an established CSF is required (or heavily encouraged) in order to comply with state and industry standards or international regulations.
When it comes to cyber-attacks, in-house IT professionals are working hard on implementing tools and strategies to protect their organizations, while cyber criminals and nation states are hard at work becoming more sophisticated in their approaches.
As technology continues to advance, so does the threat of cyber-attacks on organizations. According to recent reports done by the University of North Georgia, only 38% of global organizations claim they are prepared to handle a sophisticated cyber-attack.
Preparedness helps organizations effectively manage and mitigate the operational, legal, and reputational consequences of an event. In this article, we will take a look at some of the major steps your organization should take to protect its network and personal data.
A company's cyber security plan can make all the difference in protecting against a data breach, but when a record 60% of all data breaches are internal, it can be hard to know who to trust. In this article, we will go through potential approaches you can take to protect your company's confidential and intellectual property.
Proper on/offboarding policies and procedures can protect your data and streamline your operations. JANUS’ 8 cybersecurity best practices will help you create a hardened yet more resilient enterprise.
Whether you’re a small company or one as large as Colonial Pipeline or T-Mobile, not having any cyber incident response plan will cause major problems and disruptions. When you’re hit with a breach, without a plan in place, your security and management teams will be scrambling and likely to make expensive mistakes.