What to know about cybersecurity for your home and family

What to know about cybersecurity for your home and family

Internet is an integral aspect of modern life. One that has brought us many conveniences and transformed businesses and human connection. However, this world of connection has brought many challenges and risks to our doorstep. Over the last year and a half, we have seen our homes become centers not only for leisure online activities such as social media, personal banking, gaming, and TV streaming, but also virtual schools and offices.

Prioritizing cybersecurity in a hybrid workplace

Prioritizing cybersecurity in a hybrid workplace

In this day and age, employees are more connected than ever. The hybrid workplace is here to stay, and for employees, this means relying on connected devices from their home office setups. According to recent data, smart home systems are set to rise to a market value of $157 billion by 2023, and the number of installed connected devices in the home is expected to rise by a staggering 70% by 2025.

Sarah Duncan

Sarah Duncan

Sarah Duncan is a manager in the cyber practice at HORNE where she serves as an account executive. She specializes in assisting and educating clients on proactive cyber services that help secure their organizations, minimize risk, and fulfill compliance responsibilities.

Megan Hudson

Megan Hudson

Megan Hudson is the Director of Cyber Advisory Services at HORNE Cyber. She provides her clients with insights regarding processes, procedures, policies, risk management and compliance specific to their industry.

Brad Pierce

Brad Pierce

Brad serves as the Chief Information Security Officer for HORNE where he leads cyber security programs and initiatives for the firm. He manages offensive cyber security operations for HORNE and its clients, where he leads on collaborating with executive leadership teams to strengthen their security posture.

Decision Point – Episode Five: Secure Your Network

Decision Point – Episode Five: Secure Your Network

Increased use of telemedicine puts many long-term care facilities at risk, and cyber-criminals are already targeting healthcare organizations which can adversely impact health information technology, medical communications, and patient and resident safety. Ryan Wallace from HORNE Cyber joins us on this episode to share 5 best practices to help keep your network secure.

Beware: Phishing Emails Target COVID-19 Small Business Loans

Beware: Phishing Emails Target COVID-19 Small Business Loans

It has come to our attention that a new email phishing or “spoofing” scheme is being sent to businesses seeking financial assistance due to COVID-19. The emails are an attempt to scam business owners that have applied, or are considering applying, for Paycheck Protection Program loans backed by the U.S. Small Business Administration. These emails may look legitimate and appear to come from your bank.