Fasoo Hits Nerve with Message of Security, Governance and Productivity at RSA 2017

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After two days at the 2017 RSA Conference in San Francisco, it looks like Fasoo’s message of Security, Governance and Productivity is hitting a nerve with security professionals, analysts, executives and other attendees.  As the regulatory and business climate change to overcome constant threats to businesses and the data they use to drive profitability, companies are looking for a more …

Choose Security Over Convenience

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One of the problems of implementing security is that people perceive it as an inconvenience.  People always take the path of convenience because it’s easy.  Many years ago no one locked their doors because we weren’t worried that someone would come into our house and steal anything.  Over time that thinking changed and we all lock our homes and businesses …

Top Four Security Predictions For 2017

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2016 has been an epic year for cyber security and data breaches.  From recent hacks at Yahoo and LinkedIn to problems at the FDIC and stolen intellectual property from Glaxo-Smith Kline, this year has been a boon for data breaches large and small. The past year has shown us that malicious attacks and inadvertent mistakes continue at an alarming rate …

How Fasoo Can Help Meet New York Financial Services Cybersecurity Regulations

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In September 2016, the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) proposed a broad set of cybersecurity regulations for banks, insurers, and other financial institutions that will enhance data security and require a comprehensive cybersecurity program and policies to ensure compliance. The proposed rule is the result of DFS’s focus on cybersecurity over the past several years, in which …

Lock It Down: Eliminate Business Risk with Encryption

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One harrowing statistic from our recent Ponemon study, “Risky Business: How Company Insiders Put High Value Information at Risk,” is that 56 percent of the respondents said they do not educate their employees on the protection of files containing confidential information.  Reporter Karen Epper Hoffman referenced this statistic in her SC Magazine eBook contribution, “Locking it down,” and included insight …

Think of a Layered Data Security Framework

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The barrage of data breach news on the front page should come as little surprise to any of us. The more data stored and sent digitally, the more we expose ourselves and more breaches occur.  With all the resources and money spent on preventing a breach, we might think it is reasonable to expect that the number of reported incidents …

Trust and Betrayal – A Tale of Insider Threats

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You do complete background checks and go through references as part of your hiring processes. You continually and painstakingly train employees on security and data breach topics to make sure they are educated and will know what to do and not to do during the course of daily business. You even conduct daily auditing of system activity and ensure that you …

Concerned about Print Security?

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Information security is a tough business.  As technologies evolve and businesses seek to use technology advancements as a competitive edge to be more productive, more efficient and to provide better service to their customers, the bad guys are also innovating with more ingenious ways to get at valuable digital business information.  Security postures are often re-evaluated to add new layers …

Data Loss Prevention, Data Classification and Persistent Data-Centric Security

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Technology advancements and rapid digitization of corporate information has made it easier for modern companies to conduct everyday business transactions. Today, business data is easier to access and share, giving companies the opportunity to reach more customers and conduct business quicker. At the same time, the unprecedented volumes of data created, accessed, shared, stored and the variety of sources is …

Fasoo Presents to Ponemon RIM Council

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Bill Blake, President of Fasoo, Inc., joined Dr. Larry Ponemon in a presentation on July 20, 2016 to the Ponemon RIM Council of the findings from the recent Ponemon Institute survey “Risky Business: How Company Insiders Put High Value Information at Risk”.  Bill and Larry discussed numerous points highlighted in the survey including how to deal with careless acts by …