Shopping in Your Slippers: Why Cyber Monday Must be Cyber Secure

Keeping track of everything during the holiday season can be hectic. Cybercriminals thrive off of these distractions, tricking shoppers during the holiday rush. How will you stay protected? Picture this: It is the Monday after Thanksgiving. You are sitting down at your kitchen table, avoiding the holiday traffic and enjoying the coffee you made at […]

IU Health Lab seeking collaborators to protect medical devices from cyberhacking

Cybersecurity in the healthcare space has long been about keeping digital patient records accessible to authorized professionals and no one else. The focus was on privacy—preventing identity theft, for example—which is certainly important, but patients’ lives weren’t necessarily at risk. That began to change when the first medical devices were connected to the internet through […]

Pondurance strategic investment deal sets stage for Indiana to be a global player in cybersecurity sector

Ron Pelletier was one of the 30 million people who lost their jobs at the start of the Great Recession. As a cybersecurity specialist, he knew he could keep himself busy through independent consulting until a “real job” came along. From the basement of his home in 2008, he founded Pondurance. Twelve years later, with […]

Keeping up-to-date on consumer data privacy and security legislation

For tech pros and companies, ensuring consumer data privacy and security is more than just another box to check on the business to-do list. It’s a top priority because the consequences of neglecting this ever-changing discipline can, quite literally, be the end of your business. The cost of a single breach can be enough to […]

Protecting the home network edge

We are going to do a little deeper dive into how to harden a home firewall in this post. Since we are being asked to do more work from home offices as we self-isolate, it is important to build in as many protections as possible to ensure we are protecting our homes and our employers. […]

WGU Indiana jumpstarting Hoosier cybersecurity careers with $50,000 in scholarships

If recent headlines have you kicking yourself for not learning more about cybersecurity before now, you’re not alone. News that the global cybersecurity market will more than double to $300 billion over the next few years is reason enough to take note. Indiana has an oversized role as home to major defense and government software […]