Steve Rainville Appointed CYDEF CEO

The CYDEF Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of current President Steve Rainville as Chief Executive Officer.  Paul Hindo will continue in his role as Executive Chair of the Board. CYDEF Appoints New Chief Executive Officer Ottawa, Canada, May 26, 2021 — CYDEF is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Rainville [...]

By |2021-08-16T16:13:10-04:00May 26, 2021|News|

The Human Factor: The Hidden Problem of Cybersecurity

Humans are a significant factor contributing to data breaches. While cybersecurity is usually treated as a technology problem, 88% of data breaches are the result of human error. Human Factor in Cybersecurity The human factors in cybersecurity are actions or events that result in a data breach. These factors largely result from a lack of [...]

By |2021-08-19T12:01:54-04:00May 19, 2021|Blog, Business|

WFH Cybersecurity Best Practices for SMEs

WFH cybersecurity best practices are virtually non-existent in 49 percent of businesses. The sudden shift to remote working in early 2020 caught many businesses off guard, with most businesses prioritizing ‘getting things done’ over IT security. WFH Cybersecurity Threats Continue to Grow Working from Home (WFH) suddenly became the new normal at the beginning of [...]

By |2021-08-19T12:02:00-04:00May 12, 2021|Blog, Business|

What is an Incident Response Plan: Basic Guidelines for SMEs

An incident response plan provides detailed steps for crisis management in the face of a cyber attack. Planning for When a Cyber Attack Strikes Incident response planning may seem like the projection of the worst-case scenario. That’s because it actually is. An incident response plans provides Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with the guidelines to [...]

By |2021-08-19T12:02:06-04:00May 5, 2021|Blog, Business|
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