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Here’s your essential checklist against cyberattacks

Cybercrime losses are continually increasing, either in cost or in number of accounts affected. In 2013, the global average cost of cybercrime was at $7.2 million. Five years later, it increased to $11.7 million. In 2018, three of the top 10 largest data breaches of all time happened, affecting around 750 million accounts.

The many benefits of technology integration for your business

Do you want to further improve your business’s performance? Then it’s time to seriously consider integrating the various technologies you use. Nowadays, systems integration is one of the key catalysts for business growth.

Your organization employs a lot of devices, apps, and point-of-sale (POS) systems in your daily operations.

What to do with the customer data you’ve collected

Today’s technology allows businesses to gather a staggering amount of data from customers, site visitors, and users. Cybercriminals go to great lengths to steal or hold data for ransom because it's highly valuable. Your competitors also use data to get ahead in the game, which is why it’s very important for you not to fall behind on technology.

What happens when you fall behind on technology

Nowadays, digital transformation isn’t a luxury but a must for all businesses, if they want to remain relevant. Think this isn’t true? Let’s take the ubiquity of smartphones as an example, and check out these two stories.

The “Toys” story – Founded in 1948, Toys “R” Us dominated the toy retail industry for decades.

2018 HIPAA violations: What lessons can we learn from them?

Cybercriminals often target the healthcare industry, and it’s not surprising why. Patient health information (PHI) contains a lot of valuable data about individuals. That’s why in the black market, PHI fetches more money than credit card data.

No wonder criminals continue to find ways to steal PHI. A recent survey of 1,758 US and Canadian healthcare employees revealed 27% of healthcare organizations have experienced at least one ransomware attack in the past five years, while 33% have experienced multiple ransomware attacks.

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