Cybersecurity Protection Helps Capital Markets Keep Up with Threats

According to data collected by CDW for a post on FinTalk blog, stock exchanges, broker-dealers and advisers have all fallen victim to cyberattacks. In fact, hackers have stolen 500 million financial records over the past 12 months, costing firms an average of $200 per record. some financial services organizations are bringing in reinforcements; 48 percent are recruiting cyber risk experts, while 36 percent are employing fraud experts. Boards of directors are also getting involved in risk oversight with hopes of minimizing vulnerabilities and attacks.For more information on the importance of cybersecurity, check out the full capital markets infographic below.

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Cybersecurity for Small Businesses

Infographic | May 25, 2021

Small businesses often ignore security precautions. Sometimes it’s due to a lack of resources, other times it’s because they think hackers won’t care. On the contrary, 58% of all malware attacks are targeted at small businesses, because hackers know there is no proper security in place.

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The Importance of Database Security

Infographic | February 3, 2022

Security is everyone’s responsibility. Enabling business, protecting data, and managing risks are critical to literally every business. Maintaining database security is important to safeguard highly confidential and sensitive data. Between January and September 2020, about 36 billion pieces of data were compromised. In 2021, data breach costs increased from USD 3.86 million to USD 4.24 million.

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Cyber Security Checklist for 2019

Infographic | December 3, 2019

Over four in ten UK businesses(link is external) suffered a breach or attack during 2018-19, and 43% of cyber attacks are targeting small businesses(link is external). Use our easy to digest infographic to remind yourself and your staff of cyber security best practices, which have never been more important.

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Cybersecurity Trends to Know in 2019

Infographic | January 22, 2020

A neat infographics to quickly understand the new innovations and emerging technologiesthat are helping organisations strengthen their security practices in 2019. With the number of cyber-incidents on the rise, there is a pressing need to be on top of IT security more than ever. In this infographic, assembled by Paradyn.ie, we look at the new innovations and emerging technologies in 2019 that are helping organisations strengthen their security practices.

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Impact of Social Engineering Attacks

Infographic | April 4, 2022

A social engineering attack exploits human error to gain access to private and sensitive information.

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IT Audit-IT Security Infographic

Infographic | December 5, 2019

Cyber security has become a prevalent issue facing most organizations—one that companies recognize as an enterprise-wide issue requiring thoughtful attention. Investments in controls are necessary to protect organizations from increasingly sophisticated and widely available attack methods. Intentional attacks, breaches and incidents can have damaging consequences.

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Ariento provides cybersecurity, information technology (IT), and compliance services to small and mid-sized organizations. Comprised of a veteran team boasting decades of experience at the highest levels of the United States military and federal government, Ariento specializes in delivering best-in-class technology solutions that are secure and regulatory compliant. From consulting to fully outsourced IT services and more, Ariento gives business owners and executives one less thing to worry about in today’s interconnected digital world.

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