Melanie Klag

Melanie Klag

Recent Posts

How COVID-19 is Impacting the Cybersecurity Landscape

Posted by Melanie Klag on Apr 21, 2020 2:13:42 PM

With the spread of COVID-19 around the whole world, lives are being lost and economies are taking a devastating hit. Therefore, it is also having residual effects on the cybersecurity landscape.

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The Fundamentals of Achieving and Maintaining HIPAA Compliance

Posted by Melanie Klag on Apr 16, 2020 9:55:24 AM

A number of different companies are required to be compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). It is not just for healthcare companies; HIPAA compliance is required by any corporation or organization that has any access to patient information.

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Topics: HIPAA Compliance

Hackers Steal Graphics Source Code from Xbox Series X

Posted by Melanie Klag on Apr 15, 2020 2:16:04 PM

Microsoft is expected to release its new Xbox Series X gaming console in November 2020. However, hackers are trying to release its graphics source code early.

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How SOC as a Service Can Help Prevent and Mitigate Ransomware Attacks

Posted by Melanie Klag on Apr 6, 2020 9:41:24 AM

Ransomware is one of the most prevalent and dangerous types of malware. According to a recent SentinelOne survey, 48% of organizations had been hit by a ransomware attack in the last 12 months, with the average company being victimized six times!

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The Top COVID-19 Scams to be Aware of Right Now

Posted by Melanie Klag on Mar 24, 2020 12:52:19 PM

The world is in turmoil right now. As the coronavirus pandemic ramps up, affecting all of us, hackers and scam artists also ramp up, exploiting the fears of people around the globe.

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Why Incident Detection and Response Should be Your Top 2020 New Year’s Resolution

Posted by Melanie Klag on Feb 13, 2020 11:19:18 AM
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Topics: Incident Response, SMB Cybersecurity

Why Security Awareness and Training Should be Prioritized in 2020

Posted by Melanie Klag on Jan 23, 2020 10:07:55 AM
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How to Improve Your Cybersecurity Regulatory Compliance

Posted by Melanie Klag on Dec 11, 2019 12:00:23 PM
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Topics: "Cybersecurity", Security Operations Center, SOCaaS, Regulatory Compliance

CISO or vCISO? The Benefits of a Contractor C-level Security Role

Posted by Melanie Klag on Nov 18, 2019 8:53:16 AM
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Topics: Virtual Chief Information Security Officer, vCISO, SMB Cybersecurity

How Often Should Your Organization Conduct Penetration Testing?

Posted by Melanie Klag on Nov 11, 2019 11:16:12 AM

By now, you should know why your organization needs to conduct a penetration test (if not, read why here). But have you considered how often your organization needs to conduct a pen test? With data breaches on the rise and the ever-changing methods criminals are using to conduct cyber-attacks, having regularly scheduled penetration testing is necessary.

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Topics: "Pentesting", "Cybersecurity", "Penetration Testing"