Cyber Tips

Reducing the risk of RDP brute force attacks

RDP brute force attacks are commonly used by hackers targeting remote working employees, and this new control will make brute forcing much harder.

Reducing the risk of RDP brute force attacks
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Important cyber tips for tax season

Important cyber tips for tax season

Tax season can be a stressful time for many Canadians and while scams are prevalent year-round, there is often a greater proliferation during tax time. Hackers are waiting for you to slip up so they can steal your personal information, money and identity.

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5 crisis communications tips for business leaders we’ve seen work

Those that have been confronted with this reality realize that responding to a cyber attack is very different from other types of corporate crisis – strong and clear communication from the front line becomes vital.

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Don’t let your guard down this Labour Day long weekend

The annual Labour Day long weekend starts today in Canada and the U.S. Time to kick off your shoes and relax, right? Not for IT departments.

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Our business superheroes

Our business superheroes

This period of history is not the first time the very essence of humanity has been challenged by a pandemic. In the Superman Comics, do you remember when Lex Luthor buries Superman under a mountain of kryptonite? ‘Krypton Virus X’ to be clear.

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Don’t leave employees behind – helping your employees in the world of work from anywhere

Don’t leave employees behind – helping your employees in the world of work from anywhere

Protecting employees in the new age of work-from-anywhere is the new HR challenge. In this blog, we share how one Canadian HR team stepped up to the challenge with Cyberboxx Employee Edition.

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Are we facing ‘digital overload’?

More than a year into the pandemic, many of us and our colleagues are ‘plugged to our screens’ everyday. Is this leading to a ‘digital overload’ in our industry?

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You have The Force

We see insurance brokers as having ‘the force’ – the ability to arm their clients with the ‘know-how’ to stay ahead of cyber attacks – especially when it comes to ransomware attacks.

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When someone gets it cheaper elsewhere – but wants you to fix it

When someone gets it cheaper elsewhere – but wants you to fix it

Cyber insurance is the last vital line of defence for your clients. It won’t be as novel as ‘Sharks With Laser Beams Attached To Their Heads” but it may be useful.

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If there’s something weird and it don’t look good, who you gonna call? – BOXX Hackbusters™

If there’s something weird and it don’t look good, who you gonna call? – BOXX Hackbusters™

Jack Brooks, Head of BOXX Hackbusters™, shares some insights on how to best prevent your business from a cyber attack.

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Back to school: Employees need a masterclass in digital health and safety

As children return to school this week, many parents are heading back to their place of work.

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No masking the excitement. Is it time for our children to return from digital exile?

The pandemic has definitely led to many children over dosing on digital games and online amusement.

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Optimism is more contagious than COVID-19

Optimism is more contagious than COVID-19

We have begun to see some light at the end of this tunnel and it’s SMEs that will lead the economic bounce-bank.

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Cyber security employee training: 4 things businesses need to know

Cyber security employee training: 4 things businesses need to know

The argument for educating employees on cyber security is simple: if employees don’t know how to recognize a security threat, how can they be expected to avoid it, report it, or remove it?

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New cyber security training platform turns your employees into a human firewall

Strong cyber security is often associated with anti-virus protection and expensive security technology. But the weakest link is not software or hardware, it’s human beings.

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Cyber security examples and best practices

Being protected does not need to be expensive. Here are 10 tips to increase your cyber security without spending a ton.

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