Balancing Social Media Sharing and Data Security

January 8, 2024

Before social media became mainstream, data security consisted of making sure your computer network and physical documents were secure. Today, social media sharing has exploded with new platforms and enhanced user experiences, and it is difficult to find anyone without a social media presence, whether it’s on Facebook, LinkedIn, or TikTok. Privacy has always been […]

A Guide to Zero-Day Vulnerabilities: The Invisible Threat

November 22, 2023

Zero-day vulnerabilities are unknown threats to your data. Having any data online poses many threats to cybersecurity, but what makes zero-day vulnerabilities so unique is that you can do everything correctly and will still not be completely secure. Zero-day threats can be traced to the dark web, where information is available for purchase by hackers […]

The Growing Risks of AI Technology and Cybersecurity

November 13, 2023

AI technology is becoming increasingly prolific in nearly every industry, and with great benefits. However, as AI technology advances and goes into more and more industries, the risks of cybersecurity grow as well. For businesses and individuals to protect themselves in a digital world, they need to be aware and prepared.

AccuShred Named to Inc.’s Second Annual Power Partner Awards

November 3, 2023

AccuShred Named to Inc.’s Second Annual Power Partner Awards Recognized as a B2B partner proven to help other companies be great TOLEDO, OHIO – November 2, 2023 – AccuShred, a high-security data protection company, is excited to announce that it has been named to Inc. Business Media’s second annual Power Partners Awards for their proven […]

The Role of AI and Machine Learning in Data Security

October 26, 2023

It is inevitable that the further we go with AI (Artificial Intelligence), the greater the impact will be on cybersecurity. While initially it was worrisome that AI would be yet another danger in cybersecurity for companies to prepare for, AI, and its subset, ML (Machine Learning), are in fact, helping to reshape cybersecurity. Machine learning, […]

Eye-Opening Hacking Statistics to Keep You Cyber-Savvy

October 4, 2023

In today’s digital age, the threat of hacking and cyberattacks is an ever-present reality. While many are aware of the importance of protecting their data, the extent of this risk often goes underestimated. Statistics reveal an alarming picture. The profound shift towards a digitally-driven world has given rise to a pervasive wave of cyber threats […]

Tampa General Hospital’s Data Breach: The Ripple Effect of Cybersecurity Negligence

September 26, 2023

Tampa General Hospital is one of the largest hospitals both in the Tampa Bay area and the state of Florida. Because of the sheer volume of patients seen at Tampa General Hospital, the information subject to a data breach is significant. A serious data breach occurred in May of 2023, but it is the response […]

Why Your Business Needs a Recurring Shred Schedule

September 14, 2023

Streamlining business processes can create efficiency in the workplace. Many business owners understand the importance of secure data destruction and the need to partner with a qualified and certified data destruction service, but occasional shredding may not be enough. When you handle your data destruction needs on an “as needed” basis, it can be easy […]

Streamline Your Data Breach Response: Long-Term Strategies for Small Businesses

September 6, 2023

Every business, no matter how big or small, is at risk of experiencing a data breach. No matter what your industry is, you can experience a cyber attack that can put your financial security, business reputation, and client information at risk. Often, small businesses are more at risk since cyber criminals are looking for easy […]

The First 24 Hours: Immediate Actions to Take When a Data Breach Occurs

August 10, 2023

Even with the best security practices in place, all businesses-regardless of size-are at risk for a data breach. There can be a significant financial impact of a data breach, and the first 24 hours are critical in your recovery. What you do and don’t do in your response plan can affect how quickly you bounce […]

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