February 2017

Generally, as any start-up matures, the people working in it go through a professionalization process. Silicon Valley may be home to companies where jeans and flip-flops are the norm, but Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, and Bill Gates are examples of how managing rapid growth and taking a company public leads to greater levels of financial […]

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Cybersecurity is an in-demand field. Growing cyber attacks, demand for safe and secure data, and other concerns mean that companies need professionals to keep their information safe. It’s a financially lucrative one as well: “Cybersecurity professionals report an average salary of $116,000, or approximately $55.77 per hour. That’s nearly three times the national median income […]

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A well-organized cyber-espionage group is infecting computers at selected targets in Ukraine, turning on their microphone to record nearby audio, stealing documents, and storing exfiltrated data inside Dropbox accounts, according to security firm CyberX, who recently came across the malware used in these attacks. Researchers identified over 70 organizations targeted in these attacks, with most […]

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As cyberattacks have become a serious threat to the wealth management industry, many financial advisory firms have developed strong policies to prevent client data from being hacked. However, some firms haven’t exerted the same amount of effort into training their employees or vendors to make sure these policies are correctly implemented. As a result, money […]

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February 27, 2017 —Given the recent cyberattacks on critical infrastructure around the world such as the Christmas 2016 power outage in Ukraine, which left more than 200,000 people in the dark, the task of protecting vital systems and networks has become an issue of pressing global importance. Meeting that challenge requires improving digital security standards and practices […]

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As many know, Israel has carved out a strong place in the cybersecurity industry, with many companies there playing a prominent role in cyber defense technology, research and development, and data protection. Indeed, Israel has the world’s second-largest cyber market, second only to the United States. To further discuss this topic, I’ll be speaking with […]

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Cybersecurity is an in-demand field. Growing cyber attacks, demand for safe and secure data, and other concerns mean that companies need professionals to keep their information safe. It’s a financially lucrative one as well: “Cybersecurity professionals report an average salary of $116,000, or approximately $55.77 per hour. That’s nearly three times the national median income […]

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