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Blog Category: Cybersecurity

How to Prevent Cyber Attacks

Preventing Attacks on Your Business | Preventing Personal Cyber Attacks While cyber attacks are nothing new, cyber criminals have become even more active since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Deloitte, these attacks have evolved to take advantage of remote workers using their own devices and potentially sub-par internet security. In addition, given…

Cybersecurity Certifications

Cybersecurity has quickly become a crucial focal point in countless industries and institutions, causing more and more businesses to increase their emphasis on cybersecurity-related hiring. As a result, an education in cybersecurity may increase your hiring marketability for promising new careers or promotions. For these reasons, it can help to gain certification in cybersecurity, and…

Are Cybersecurity Boot Camps Worth It in 2022?

Boot camps. No, the ones we’re thinking of don’t have anything to do with camouflage fatigues or 6 a.m. pushups — yet they are designed to get you into fighting shape within a few short weeks. The boot camps we’re focused on are all about learning industry-grade cybersecurity skills through comprehensive coursework. Over the past…

Getting Into Cybersecurity With a Nontechnical Background

Want to know the best-kept secret in cyber? Well, here it is: You don’t need to be a tech wizard to thrive in information security. Yes, yes, we know; even writing it feels a little slanderous. Nontechnical cybersecurity backgrounds? The phrase seems like a contradiction in itself. Hollywood stereotypes suggest that cybersecurity pros spend their…

Cybersecurity Analyst Job Description & Role Breakdown

We all know the broad strokes of what cybersecurity professionals do in their day-to-day — they fight cybercrime, patch vulnerabilities, and protect our data. But ask the average layperson to get into the nitty-gritty details of a cybersecurity analyst job description, and they’ll probably draw a blank. While most know that cybersecurity analysts strive to…

The Beginner’s Guide to Cybersecurity

What is Cybersecurity? Cybersecurity refers to the practice of safeguarding systems, computers and data from digital attacks. These attacks often involve attempts to breach, modify, or damage the target’s computer system, resulting in interruption or downtime for services, theft of confidential or proprietary data and exposure of personal information. The field of cybersecurity is ever…