Growing Cyber Threats to the Gaming Industry

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It’s a reality in today’s world that data breaches are commonplace, and that companies, organizations, and even individuals need to protect themselves against such attacks. The video game industry has become a prime target for cybercriminals, for both developers and consumers. As the business and consumer sides alike rely on technology and connection, they are growing ever more prone to … Read More

What to Expect When the CCPA Laws Are Enforced

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CCPA Enforced in California

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) was enacted in January of 2020 to protect the personal information of California residents. In early March of 2020, the California Office of the Attorney General released a set of proposed revisions to the CCPA draft that would alter the regulations. Beginning July 1, the Attorney General’s office will be enforcing the regulations with … Read More

How Permanent Remote Workers Can Stay Digitally Secure

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Digital Tools for Working From Home

Companies worldwide had to adapt to a new way of working after the pandemic forced people to follow shelter-in-place orders. Businesses who may not have allowed employees to work from home (WFH) in the past had no choice but to conduct virtual meetings, allow employees to utilize personal work devices, and allow workers to conduct tasks using their home wi-fi. … Read More

Google Adds Nest to Group of Advanced Protection Devices

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Google Nest Advanced Protection

After a slew of hacking attempts on the Nest home security system, consumers demanded that Google increase security. In response, the tech giant has included the Nest system in its Advanced Protection Program. This gives Nest the same level of protection as other Google-related services like Gmail, Chrome, and Android phones. What Is Advanced Protection? Google’s Advanced Protection program was … Read More

Data Security Concerns Abound from the Federal to Local Level

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Data Security Concerns Local and Federal Level

While data security has been an issue since the early days of the Internet of Things devices, it has only been aggravated by the recent pandemic and federal decisions regarding data privacy. Schools are at a higher risk for data security incidents during the pandemic, IT professionals worry about the security of their corporation’s data more than their one home, … Read More