When it comes to digital accounts, cybersecurity essentially has a two-fold role: to permit access to authorized users, and to deny access to unauthorized ones. For quite some time now, passwords have been the prevalent security measure that fulfills this role.
5G technology — the latest generation of network connectivity — has everyone looking forward to these benefits:
Faster connection speeds – download a movie in mere seconds
Reduced network latency – experience nearly unnoticeable network lag, if any
Greater network bandwidth – never lose network service, even when you enter a stadium full of network users
This all means that 5G dramatically increases our capacity to transmit data.
Unbeknownst to many small-business owners, artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer just for large companies. And like the most useful of tools, AI is a force multiplier that enables you to do way more with much less.
With a little forward thinking, you too can leverage AI to gain a competitive advantage and propel the growth of your business.
With a new year comes new business opportunities and technology trends that will encourage growth. In 2020, businesses had to adjust their digital strategies to stay operational during the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, we expect even more businesses ramping up their digital and business strategies to get ahead of the competition.
Many people often assume that cyberattacks are perpetrated by skilled hackers who use malicious software to infiltrate a company’s defenses, but in reality most threats come from within. According to IBM statistics, a whopping 95% of data breaches are caused by human error.
The new year is just around the corner, and as a milestone for reflection, new goals, and positive change, it’s the best time to evaluate your business needs and ways to improve for 2021. To give your company operations a major boost, assessing your technology is a good place to start.
With plenty more shopping sprees and holiday sales on the horizon, having the right tech can keep your business on top of its game. According to Adobe Analytics, companies can expect a 33% surge in digital spending this season, spurred by quarantine measures due to COVID-19. Should brick-and-mortar stores be forced to close once again, the gains may be even greater.
With most of the world now active on social media, individual privacy has never been more vulnerable. This is especially because social media provides cybercriminals with multiple entry points to one’s personal, financial, and business information.
Fortunately, most social media platforms offer tools and services for monitoring and preventing hacker activity.
Investing in new tech can be as challenging as it is exciting. Buyers often fall into the trap of investing in the shiniest new IT trend, forgetting proper research and preparation before making the upgrade.
Whether you’re buying a new gadget or simply looking to add new features, we discuss some of the most common shopping mistakes below, and how you can avoid buyer’s remorse.
Crucial as the topic may be, security training isn’t one’s typical idea of “fun.” Nevertheless, it’s necessary and, if implemented correctly, reduces cybersecurity risks by 10–15%.
Unfortunately, statistics from The Chubb’s latest cyber report show that while 70% of respondents believe their company has “good” or “excellent” security practices, only 31% of them receive the annual updates or training they need from their employer.