Entries by Xpert Technologies

4 IT risk assessment blunders to avoid

Why is it crucial for your business to undergo a risk assessment? IT risk assessments are an integral part of your security management plan. But not all businesses know how to conduct a proper risk assessment and leave out many important steps. By learning from these common mistakes, you will be able to make better long-term decisions to secure and expand your business.

Everything you need to know about phishing attacks

There are significant profits to be made from stealing organizational data. In fact, cybercrime damage costs are projected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021. Cybercriminals have plenty of tools to choose from, but they continue to use one of the most effective methods ever – phishing attacks.

Stay on top of NIST 800-171 with this handy guide

As with any government compliance, NIST 800 (and by extension NIST 800-171) are living documents. The nuts and bolts of the framework may change year to year, which means part of the battle of staying compliance is staying aware of changes to the text of the compliance.