Create a Safe and Secure Digital Learning Environment with E-Rate Eligible Solutions from Fortinet

As the digital landscape continues to evolve, protecting student’s personally identifiable information has never been more important. From K-12 institutions to higher education campuses — network security is paramount to providing engaging, interactive and meaningful instruction to cohorts of digital natives. Derek Manky, Fortinet’s global security strategist, shared with CNBC his insights on a cybersecurity…

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Wifi for Rookies

WiFi for Dummies sounded too cliche and I suspect is a registered trademark, so I am going with WIFI for Rookies. This topic reminds me of when my old friend and former governor of California called me asking for help understanding WiFi. He explained that although he had played superheroes, he was not actually a superhero nor was he extremely technical.

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The Importance of Business VPN in This Day and Age

Businesses, in this day and age, are in dire need of solutions to deal with the constant and ever-increasing cyber threats. 2016 proved to be disastrous in terms of cyber threats; several businesses fill victims to hacking attempts and data breaches and this is reason why the threat has reached an alarming stage. Keeping this in mind, businesses need to understand the importance of business VPNs and the benefits it offers.

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Ransomware Will Be Worse in 2017

Ransomware showed huge growth in 2016. In 2017, we can expect it to make up more than 50% of all cyber attacks. An organization that gets hit may face the choice of losing its files or paying a substantial sum to criminals. In 2016, almost half the companies in the US suffered ransomware attacks. Total…

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9 Ransomware Tricks To Avoid

The ransomware scourge, which broke years ago with the emergence of police locker, is deadlier than ever. Today, it’s the fastest growing malware threat according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Since January 1 of this year, there have been an estimated 4,000 ransomware attacks every day — a 4-time jump from 2015 which saw…

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3 ICS Security Incidents that Rocked 2016 and What We Should Learn from Them

Physical and digital systems are increasingly linked together in modern industrial environments like those seen in the United States. While this connectivity automates the management of industrial control systems (ICS), it also means a digital attack against our nation’s critical infrastructure could negatively affect users’ physical health and safety. In the name of national security…

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