Cyber Risk Articles

March 16, 2021

Microsoft Updates: Discontinued Browsers, Microsoft Exchange Vulnerabilities

Microsoft has recently announced newly discovered vulnerabilities in the Microsoft Exchange Server. Support for the Edge Legacy browser has ended, while support for Internet Explorer 11 is soon to follow.

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January 30, 2021

Cloud Information Security Tips

Recent years have seen a dramatic increase in cloud security breaches, and it seems as if this trend will only continue. This article offers tips on ensuring better cloud security for your organization.

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January 27, 2021

Top Five Social Media Security Risks

Regardless of whether social media is a component of your district’s day-to-day operations, it’s definitely worth reviewing the risks to ensure that your data is as safe as possible. This article features some best practices for social media use.

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January 26, 2021

Board Meeting Cyber Discussions

It is more important than ever to make sure the organizations you represent are prepared and actively discussing preventative tips and contingency plans relating to cybersecurity. Best practices featured in this article can help jumpstart your conversation on cybersecurity.

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January 24, 2021

Staying Cyber-secure While Remote

Working from home has become the new norm and requires additional cyber security considerations. Here are some best practices to help keep your home office as cyber-secure as the actual one.

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January 21, 2021

eRisk Hub Updated for 2021

The eRisk Hub cyber portal is getting a major update for 2021! New features focus on ransomware, third-parties, and more.

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January 20, 2021

Ready for Anything: Responding to a Phishing Attack

How to avoid or repair from a phishing attack. Another excerpt from our Ready for Anything booklet.

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January 20, 2021

Unlocking Ransomware: Options, Outcomes, and Ethics

With our members providing a range of necessary public services that include water and wastewater treatment, health, fire and emergency services, parks and recreation, and more, public entities form high profile targets for cybercriminals who are aware of their vulnerabilities and ready to exploit them. This article features best practices for board members when dealing with ransomware.

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October 30, 2020

Staying Safe and Vigilant Online

Identity theft, hacking, and ransomware are all on the rise during the COVID-19 Pandemic, but we have you covered.

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July 17, 2020

Biometric Cyber Security

From Apple to Samsung to Google, tech companies are pushing ahead with biometrics as a means to keep your personal data private. Find out how new approaches to proven technology can shape a safer future.

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