The Future of AI: Why Having an AI Acceptable Use Policy Is Important

In an era where artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly evolving and permeating various aspects of business operations, the need for an AI Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) has become increasingly apparent. As companies try to understand how they can leverage AI, they must also acknowledge the ethical, legal, and societal implications that accompany such advancements. Because […]

Data Privacy Week: Take Control of Your Data

It’s that time of year again for the National Cyber Security Alliance’s (NCSA) Data Privacy Week. This year Data Privacy Week is January 21 – 27th 2024. Data Privacy Week is an annual event initiated by the NCSA to raise awareness about the importance of privacy and protecting personal information. The NCSA, a non-profit organization, […]

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Secure Our World

October is here, and with it comes Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a time to focus on safeguarding our digital lives. This is the 20th year of the Cyber Security Awareness Month campaign and the theme this year is Secure Our World. Secure Our World is meant to remind us that there are simple ways to protect […]

Steps to Protect Your LinkedIn Account

LinkedIn is undoubtedly one of the most popular platforms for professionals, job seekers, and businesses. With over 774 million users worldwide, it’s a treasure trove of career opportunities, networking, and industry insights. However, like any other online platform, it’s not immune to security threats. In the past, LinkedIn has faced data breaches and hacks, compromising […]

What to Do If Your Personal Information Has Been Involved in a Breach

The list of popular companies that many of us interact with or use for services that have had breaches continues to grow in 2023. With cyberattacks becoming more sophisticated, knowing how to respond is crucial if you discover that your personal data has been involved in a breach. In this blog post, we will guide […]

The Power of Single Sign-On with Multi-Factor Authentication

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, businesses face increasing challenges in securing their systems and data. As technology advances, so do the tactics employed by cybercriminals. One powerful tool to combat these threats is the implementation of Single Sign-On (SSO) with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). This combination offers a robust and comprehensive security solution while simplifying […]

3 Reasons Proactive Security Awareness Should Matter to You

Social engineering attacks remain one of the top cybersecurity threats to companies in 2023. According to recent research, businesses experience an average of over 700 social engineering attacks annually, and these attacks use tactics such as phishing and ransomware to exploit a lack of attention, awareness, and time to assess the threat. To combat these […]

The Importance of Endpoint Protection

As we become more and more reliant on technology, the security of our computers and digital devices has become increasingly important. Cybercriminals are constantly looking for ways to infiltrate digital systems and steal personal, business and financial information. That’s where endpoint protection comes in. Modern-day endpoint protection is part of a comprehensive security solution that offers a range of benefits for computers, including:

Data Privacy Week: Understanding the Importance of Protecting Your Digital Footprint

As we all continue to navigate an ever-expanding digital landscape, we must be aware of the trail of data we leave behind. This year, during Data Privacy Week, which is taking place from January 22nd-January 28th, we are shining a spotlight on the importance of protecting our digital footprints and holding organizations accountable for respecting our privacy.

End of 2022 Things to Consider

In 2022, there were 15 million data breaches worldwide in the third quarter of the year alone, meaning the risk of cyberattacks remains high. As the end of the year approaches, it is a good time to think about the safety of both your personal and business systems, apps, and accounts.

See Yourself in Cyber: Why People Are the Center of Cybersecurity

In 2004, October was declared Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Dedicating October to cybersecurity helps raise awareness about the importance of protecting our personal and professional information. As we see this focus on cybersecurity remain central to business strategies year after year, it is a reminder that we are still battling security risks, old and new. This […]

SOHO Attacks: Why Home Offices Need to be Part of Your Organization’s Security Strategy

What is ZuoRAT and how does it work? Remote Access Trojans (RAT’s) have existed since the 1990’s. They are malicious software designed to remotely control an infected computer, while remaining undetectable. What makes the newly discovered ZuoRAT unique is that it appears to be a highly organized, potentially state-sponsored hacking campaign specifically targeting remote workers […]

The Three Ps of Cybersecurity

Cyber threats and attacks are rising, costing companies money and time. According to the FBI, in 2021 alone, companies lost around $6.9 billion. So how can organizations protect themselves? In this post, we’ll explain the three Ps that any company should have as part of their security defense and how you can utilize them to prevent […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Microsoft New Commerce Experience (NCE)

Microsoft recently launched the New Commerce Experience (NCE). The goal was to give customers greater choice and flexibility in how they purchased their Microsoft product licenses. There are changes in the billing model, price, and how Microsoft will offer licenses for Microsoft 365, Dynamics 365, Power Platform, and Windows 365 products. We don’t want you […]

3 Tips for Biotech Companies Navigating Supply Chain Issues

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers and producers have learned to adapt to many new and unforeseen challenges and hardships. For biotech companies in 2022, navigating the shortages and delays in the global supply chain is one such challenge that looks set to continue through the rest of the year. Data Evolution has […]

How Supply Chain Issues Are Affecting Biotech Companies

Companies across all industries are dealing with supply chain issues and shortages in 2022. From extended delivery times to product unavailability continuing for weeks and months, companies have had to learn to be flexible and adapt to the difficulties presented by global supply chain issues. Learn more about how supply chain issues are affecting biotech […]

6 Topics You May See on Your Ransomware Insurance Form

With the threats that businesses face today, you may be considering cyber and ransomware insurance. Many insurance companies are even starting to include questions related to cyber and ransomware for typical errors and omissions (E&O) insurance policies. Some questions about cyber and ransomware on insurance applications may include systems and processes that are unfamiliar or […]

Data Privacy Week Concepts to Remember All Year Long

In 2022, Data Privacy Week is taking place from January 24-28. It is crucial to raise awareness about data privacy during this week-long initiative. However, data privacy concepts remain essential for securing and managing personal information all year. Learn more about Data Privacy Week and how you can do more to protect your data privacy in this […]

5 Reasons to Outsource Your Life Science Company’s IT Needs

Life science companies have unique IT needs at every stage. It can be challenging to judge whether it is a better use of your resources to establish an internal IT team or outsource your needs to a dedicated IT service provider. While each option has pros and cons, partnering with experienced consultants such as Data […]

3 Common IT Oversights for Biotech Startups

Your biotech startup has an endless list of things to keep in mind as you build out your company and pursue your essential work. It is critical to stay away from potential missteps that can create unnecessary challenges or waste valuable dollars down the road. Here are three common IT oversights for your biotech startup […]

Looking Beyond Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October has been dedicated to Cybersecurity Awareness Month every year since 2004. However, as this year’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month comes to an end, your Data Evolution experts are here to remind you that cybersecurity matters every day. Join us as we review why Cybersecurity Awareness Month matters and how we can look beyond this month […]

Managed Network Infrastructure Security: Why It Matters

Your network infrastructure takes time and effort to strategize and develop. Any compromise to your network or infrastructure can disrupt connectivity, communication, and other operational activities. Network infrastructure security is crucial to your productivity. Protecting your network infrastructure ensures that it functions optimally and seamlessly. However, network infrastructure security can be complicated due to the […]

What to Avoid When Creating or Changing Your Password

Password hacking happens every day, and not just to large corporations or governmental organizations. Cybercriminals can profit so much from hacking any person’s accounts that it is well worth the effort for them to invest time and effort in trying to gain access to “ordinary” people’s accounts. Banking information, shopping profiles, and all other types […]