OT Security. At Scale

March 14, 2019

Modern operational technology (OT) networks are constantly evolving due to developments such as Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Industry 4.0, smart grid and more. To stay competitive, companies are adopting these beneficial technologies to optimize their operations and significantly cut operational costs. These new technologies increase the connectivity and the complexity of operational environments, and as a result, their exposure to potential cyber-attacks or human error.

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We are Florida's premier IT consulting firm. We only hire amazing people and we insist on being the best. Contact us and we'll tell you more. Founded in 2002, BDCon combines 60+ years of combined Information Technology experience into one of the top IT firms in Florida. We specialize in all areas of technology consulting including, computer and network repair, spam filtering, virus protection, web security, onsite backup, cloud backup, disaster protection and recovery, email hosting, new equipment and network installation and setup.

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2020 Cyber Security Predictions

whitePaper | January 28, 2020

This year there are some common themes that endure, so we’ll highlight these as “work in progress”. Transformations often take longer than 12 months to be identifi ed as necessary, to be executed and to become established. However, there are other themes emerging through a combination of drivers from audit, compliance security and governance that are now showing signs of infl uencing the way that cyber risks are managed in a much shorter timescale.

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The Cyber Resilience Blueprint: A New Perspective on Security

whitePaper | December 15, 2019

In this sophisticated threat environment, traditional security tactics are failing. Symantec encourages organizations to revisit their security posture to build a more cyber resilient enterprise. Resilience is not defined by a series of checklists, but through evaluations based on the current threat environment and the acceptable risk level for the organization.

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PROMOTING BETTER CYBERSECURITY

whitePaper | December 18, 2019

The Ohio Data Protection Act (“ODPA” or the Act), came into force on November 2, 2018.1 The Act seeks to improve cybersecurity among Ohio businesses. It does so by providing an affirmative defense against tort claims arising from a data breach to businesses that can demonstrate they have implemented a qualifying cybersecurity program that reasonably conforms to one of ten specified cybersecurity frameworks and met certain other safeguards specified in the Act.

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Ransomware: How to prevent, predict, detect & respond

whitePaper | January 9, 2020

The malicious programs known as ransomware have attracted a significant amount of coverage in the mainstream media over the last few years, as major companies and organizations announced that their operations had been affected by the threat. Examples of affected businesses include hospitals, universities and major international corporations [2, 3]. Despite the alarming nature of the threat, the way ransomware gains entry onto a user’s device is actually no different from the methods used by other threats. Ransomware is most commonly spread by two methods.

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GBM Security Whitepaper

whitePaper | November 10, 2019

We are living in an era of digital disruption. Multiple industries are being disrupted, or fear being disrupted in the near future. Business models are evolving to cater to the dynamic markets and digital transformation that seems to be the answer to changing business models. Digital transformation is rapidly becoming a key priority in most industries, as organizations adapt to changing markets by leveraging technologies to build IT-centric business models. In general, organizations are using digital transformation to reach their goals of achieving greater agility, improving operational efficiency, improving customer experiences, and developing new revenue streams.

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ZTE Cybersecurity White Paper 2021

whitePaper | October 29, 2021

Telecommunications equipment and systems, as critical infrastructure for a nation, have been widely valued by governments, operators, and users worldwide. Currently, the deployment of 5G has begun. Featuring faster speed, greater network capacity, and ultra-low latency, 5G will redefine the operation of critical infrastructure from the factory floor to the cloud. Its new technologies including Software-Defined Networking (SDN), Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC), and network slicing are paving the way for smart cities, remote surgery, autonomous vehicles, and large-scale Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity.

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We are Florida's premier IT consulting firm. We only hire amazing people and we insist on being the best. Contact us and we'll tell you more. Founded in 2002, BDCon combines 60+ years of combined Information Technology experience into one of the top IT firms in Florida. We specialize in all areas of technology consulting including, computer and network repair, spam filtering, virus protection, web security, onsite backup, cloud backup, disaster protection and recovery, email hosting, new equipment and network installation and setup.

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