Tag Archives: Cybersecurity

Protecting Your Small Business Online



It’s been nearly 15 years since the term “data breach” entered the popular lexicon. Since 2005 there have been more than 10,800 data breaches that exposed more than 1.6B records in the US. And, we’re still counting. Today, more than half of the breaches that are reported to government officials are the result of cyberattacks.

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Cybersecurity for Small Businesses



Small businesses! You are NOT immune from cyber-attacks. Hackers do not discriminate when it comes to who they target. Now more than ever, cybersecurity is a critical need in the world of small and medium-sized businesses. Lisa Shifferle, an attorney in the FTC’s Division of Consumer and Business Education, shares her insights on this pertinent topic. Small business owners, you’ll want to take notes on this one!


New Credit Law Explained



It’s Cybersecurity month, and we have great news for you. New federal law, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, is helping all Americans take another step towards online safety. Here on The Bistro is Lisa Schifferle, Attorney in the FTC’s Division of Consumer and Business Education, providing us with an overview of how this new law leads to more cyber safety.


Data: A Valuable Business Asset



Cybersecurity and data privacy are not one in the same. If this is news to you and you are a business owner or leader, we encourage you to listen in as Technical Evangelist, Brian Vecci of Varonis teaches us the difference. This National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we are reminded that in today’s marketplace, data is a prized possession that businesses should treat as such. Learn how it is done!