VPN Email And Pop-up Attacks – A Cyber Red Flag

If working remotely is part of your organization’s new normal, there’s a good chance many employees are away from the watchful eyes of IT departments. That’s a red flag that hackers will enthusiastically pounce upon. Researchers have discovered a fake VPN (virtual private network) scam that specifically targets remote employees. And

ACP Names New Executive Director

Following a comprehensive, national search, the Association of Continuity Professionals (ACP) has announced that Isaiah Allen has been named the organization’s new executive director. “Isaiah’s strengths are with organizations in transition and his passion is for helping associations establish and implement sound culture, effective systems, and sustainable strategies,” said ACP National

AlertMedia Names Former CNN Executive Vice President of Global Intelligence

AlertMedia, a global threat monitoring and emergency communication solution, has announced that Sara Pratley has joined the company as Vice President of Global Intelligence. In this new role, Pratley will lead the team responsible for monitoring emerging threats and incidents worldwide and providing actionable intelligence to help keep millions of

Alertus Releases New Chrome Extension for Desktop Alerting

Alertus Technologies LLC, a leading mass notification and critical communication solutions provider, announced it is adding a new product to its portfolio of IP-based mass notification solutions. Alertus Desktop™ for Chrome will offer many of the powerful and popular features of Alertus Desktop™ as a Chrome extension, enabling organizations and

Practicing Good Cyber Hygiene

The following checklist identifies key areas that can help you assess whether good cyber hygiene is being practiced for both your business and your managed service provider (MSP) partner. Good cyber hygiene is a continuous process that requires attention to threats and vulnerabilities. Beginning with coverage of the security basics, if

Only 12% of Companies are Well Positioned for Resilience After COVID-19 Pandemic

Digital Intent, a digital innovation consulting firm, analyzed recent data finding that only 12% of U.S. based companies are well positioned for resilience. Credit risky companies made up 33% of the surveyed companies. These may have credit issues or difficulty refinancing debt. Frugals, or 36% of companies, historically generate strong return

15 Things You Need to Know Now About the Pandemic and Its Ongoing Impact on Our World

Has there ever been a better time to be a Business Continuity Planner? Thanks to Covid-19 you are no longer called “Chicken Little” behind your back, your coworkers *finally* take you seriously, and the C-Suite finally understands that people CAN actually WORK from home! Learn how you can leverage the current

Virtual Continuity Insights’ 2020 New York Conference Topics Cover Nationwide Agenda

By turning its annual New York Conference into a virtual event, Continuity Insights has expanded its program to make it an inclusive national experience available to a wider audience of BC/DR professionals. The 9th Annual Conference will take place “virtually” during the week of October 19-23. “With the weight of the