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Cybersecurity in the United States: New Threats and New Strategies

Cybersecurity in the United States: New Threats and New Strategies

The increasingly delicate geopolitical situation and technological innovations linked to the development of artificial intelligence have turned the spotlight back on the subject of cybersecurity in the United States too, and with urgency. Our company is based in Milan, but we have worked with customers all over the world for years. Among others, institutions of […]

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How do freelancers or small companies without an IT department manage cybersecurity?

How do freelancers or small companies without an IT department manage cybersecurity?

Large companies have recently begun to incorporate dedicated departments and staff specialised in the prevention and management of cyber risks. But micro-enterprises, freelancers and SMEs still ignore or neglect IT security all too often. Yet according to the latest findings, these are precisely the preferred targets of cyber criminals. Read the article and find out how to defend yourself!

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White paper – Secure cloud data backup

White paper – Secure cloud data backup

Backing up your data is not enough, even if you do it three times. Did you know that?
According to the 3-2-1 rule, by creating 3 different backups of your data, the likelihood of losing them is 1/1,000,000. However, with cloud storage, there is still a risk that your data may be stolen. Discover in the Whitepaper how to defend yourself.

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Work virtualisation and IT security. VDI solutions are becoming increasingly popular: what are the advantages for companies? And the threats?

Work virtualisation and IT security. VDI solutions are becoming increasingly popular: what are the advantages for companies? And the threats?

The pandemic years have significantly accelerated the work digitisation process and the use of remote working both in Italy and abroad. If most cutting-edge companies were already starting to move in this direction in 2019, today remote working is an everyday   occurrence even in smaller, less structured companies. To ensure security, efficiency and robustness even […]

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Cybersecurity and Healthcare: Threats, Risks and Possible Solutions for an Industry Increasingly in Hackers’ Cross-hairs

Cybersecurity and Healthcare: Threats, Risks and Possible Solutions for an Industry Increasingly in Hackers’ Cross-hairs

Healthcare was the most affected industry by cybercrime in 2022. This is confirmed by the Clusit 2023 report (Clusit is the Italian Association for IT Security): worldwide, attacks on healthcare accounted for 17% of the total from January to March 2023, compared to 12% in 2022. In particular, attacks on medical-hospital facilities have tripled in […]

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Two-factor authentication: an indispensable tool for data security, also within the company

Two-factor authentication: an indispensable tool for data security, also within the company

Two-factor authentication is one of the most effective security systems for protecting our accounts, whether private or corporate. However complex it may be, relying on a single password is no longer sufficient today for guaranteeing exclusive, secure access to web accounts, especially if they contain confidential or sensitive data. Strong authentication, indeed better known as […]

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What are Virtual Data Rooms (VDRs) and how can they help companies to manage sensitive data?

What are Virtual Data Rooms (VDRs) and how can they help companies to manage sensitive data?

Virtual Data Rooms (VDRs) are secure and protected digital working environments, mainly used to exchange sensitive data and documents during due diligence activities, mergers and acquisitions, financing and other business transactions. They are also an excellent solution for any company that needs to exchange confidential documents with employees, collaborators or customers. In this article we will thoroughly […]

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Data Loss Prevention (DLP) for corporate data protection: tools and recommendations for an effective DLP strategy

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) for corporate data protection: tools and recommendations for an effective DLP strategy

Data Loss Prevention (DLP) refers to processes, techniques and tools companies can use  to prevent the loss and breach of sensitive or confidential data. In the US alone, there were over 2.4 million data security breach alerts in the first six months of 2022. Today security is more important than ever, data protection regulations are becoming stricter all the time, […]

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What is ethical hacking and why is it a valid tool for preventing cyber attacks?

What is ethical hacking and why is it a valid tool for preventing cyber attacks?

Ethical hacking is aimed at discovering any vulnerabilities in a company’s computer system. It is a cyber attack for all intents and purposes. Nomen omen, after all: ethical hacking. A breach of the computer systems of the company in question is simulated from the hacker’s perspective, and all possible flaws, shortcomings and vulnerabilities that represent more or less serious IT security risks are brought to light.

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