Cybersecurity Moment: What is Ransomware?

Cybersecurity Moment: What is Ransomware?

Ransomware is malicious software that infects your device and encrypts your data. Your files and devices become unavailable until a ransom payment is made to the cyber-criminal. Encryption is a method that converts plain text into a secret code, typically the...
Cybersecurity Insight: NY Shield Act

Cybersecurity Insight: NY Shield Act

NY Shield Act effective dates: October 23, 2019 – Breach notification rules changeMarch 21, 2020 – Data security requirements Purpose of the law?New York’s Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act (“SHIELD Act”) is concerned with notification of a...