Cygilant Blog

Employee Spotlight: Steve Harrington, Vice President of Marketing

Posted by Joseph Murphy on Feb 10, 2020

We recently welcomed veteran technology marketing executive, Steve Harrington, to the Cygilant team as vice president of marketing. Prior to joining Cygilant, Steve worked at Extreme Networks where he was vice president of marketing. I recently sat down with Steve to discuss his new role and decision to join the Cygilant team, and get to know him better as a person, including what makes him tick. Following is a transcript of our discussion.

Click here to view the formal announcement on Steve’s appointment and Cygilant’s new headquarters in Burlington, Mass.

Introducing the From The Phones Blog Series

Posted by Colin Shea on Feb 10, 2020

We are excited to announce our new Blog and Video series called, “From the Phones”.
There is nothing like hearing from the person who is on the phone, speaking with hundreds of customers every month. This is where the true rubber meets the road. The learnings that can be gained from tapping into this audience are tremendous. And, we are pleased to share that information with you. 

FFIEC Audit Preparedness: 15 Tips

Posted by Lydia Dwyer on Jan 28, 2020

When the FFIEC auditor comes knocking, how many people actually feel prepared? I can wager a guess that it’s not many. There is so much anxiety that comes along with an audit – you have to do your day job and on top of the time and resource needed to prepare.

What’s Going On In Your Cloud?

Posted by Kevin Landt on Jan 14, 2020

It’s 1pm on a Tuesday. Do you know what’s going on in your cloud?

10 Cybersecurity Predictions for 2020

Posted by Kevin Landt on Jan 7, 2020

It’s that time again to reflect on the past year and look to the future. At Cygilant, we spent time predicting what’s to come in cybersecurity in 2020.

Top 25 List of Online Cybersecurity Resources

Posted by Steve Harrington on Dec 17, 2019

Cybersecurity is a hot-button issue for everyone —from the C-suite and board of directors to security professionals and business owners. It seems like every day a new company is in the headlines for suffering a data breach. Organizations of all sizes require 24x7x365 protection.

The Difference Between Data Privacy and Data Security

Posted by Security Steve on Oct 22, 2019

Updated October 2019


Although data privacy and data security are often used as synonyms, they share more of a symbiotic type of relationship. Just as a home security system protects the privacy and integrity of a household, a data security policy is put in place to ensure data privacy. When a business is trusted with the personal and highly private information of its consumers, the business must enact an effective data security policy to protect this data. The following information offers specific details designed to create a more in depth understanding of data security and data privacy.

3 Cybersecurity Trends to Put into Action Today

Posted by Kevin Landt on Sep 23, 2019

As a Security-as-a-Service Agency, we get the benefit of seeing cybersecurity trends across industries. One of the hardest things we see clients tackling is what to focus on. Should you tackle new hacks, the talent crunch, meat and potatoes or the latest technologies?

 

Credit Unions: How to Prepare for the ACET with Security as a Service

Posted by Jeff Pappert on Sep 17, 2019

No doubt every credit union will have heard of the Automated Cybersecurity Examination Tool (ACET). It’s the latest compliance requirement aiming to provide a repeatable, measurable and transparent process that improves and standardizes supervision related to cybersecurity in all federally insured credit unions. A Cybersecurity Agency delivering Security-as-a-Service can help credit unions with the people and repeatable process to meet ACET requirements.

Just Say No to the Latest Cybersecurity Tools, Say Yes to Security as a Service

Posted by Kevin Landt on Jun 10, 2019

 
As cyber attacks, alerts and patches increase and IT budgets and staff growth stay stagnant, how can you, an SMB IT security professional, keep up?
 

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