Data Visibility & Protection

How Emergency Communications of Southern Oregon Improved Security and Achieved Compliance
Kim Ellery
How Emergency Communications of Southern Oregon Improved Security and Achieved Compliance

According to a recent survey, most people (71 percent) want their state and local governments to spend more money on preventative cybersecurity measures and even more people (74 percent) think officials should take steps to better secure constituents’ personal data. Constituent demand isn’t the only demand driver however. Compliance demands also illustrate state and local governments have their work cut out for them when it comes to bolstering security....

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How Greenville Health Systems Improved Endpoint Security and Achieved HIPAA Compliance
Kim Ellery
How Greenville Health Systems Improved Endpoint Security and Achieved HIPAA Compliance

On average, data breaches cost healthcare organizations $408 per record according to the 2018 Cost of a Data Breach Report by the Ponemon Institute and commissioned by IBM. Across all industries, healthcare has seen the priciest of data breaches for the last 8 years running. To boost security, Greenville Health System, a not for profit, patient-centered healthcare network that serves upstate South Carolina and the surrounding area, knew they...

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Security for Your Security
Oliver deGeest
Security for Your Security

Consensus, or at least the mutual acceptance of certain fundamental principles is rare across academia; rather, through dialogue and debate, individual viewpoints are challenged and progress occurs. The one exception, however, is the common pursuit to better predict and understand the future by first examining the past. With the benefit of hindsight, it is argued, individuals can spot trends to avoid pitfalls and better inform their decision making.  In...

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The Complexity Gap
Josh Mayfield
The Complexity Gap

Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) has been one of several organizations tracking the cybersecurity skills shortage and they have been sounding an alarm for many years. While a few tactical programs have attempted to address this shortfall, ESG views them more as lip service rather than a real solution. Alarmingly, the situation appears to be getting much worse—so much so that ESG and others now believe that the growing cybersecurity...

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KCOM Ensures GDPR Compliance & Strengthens Security Posture: Case Study
Josh Mayfield
KCOM Ensures GDPR Compliance & Strengthens Security Posture: Case Study

KCOM is a leading provider of IT and communication services to enterprises and public-sector organizations in the UK, helping clients integrate and leverage emerging technologies. With over 2,000 employees working across nine locations, remotely, and in the field, KCOM turned to Absolute to provide a scalable solution that would allow them to take a proactive stance against endpoint threats. Raising the Bar on Security As experts in leading-edge technology solutions,...

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