Blogs & Analysis

How A Career In Cybersecurity Can Help College Students Pay Off Their Loans

Students who are fretting about paying off their college loans probably aren’t thinking too much about cybersecurity. But they should. Sera-Brynn Executive Vice President Heather Engel will discuss how a career in cybersecurity can pay off for college students at an Oct. 22 conference at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Engel’s talk is titled, “The Next… Read more »

When cyber thieves hit, Sera-Brynn brings peace of mind

Victim’s testimonial: `We felt like we were putting the right people on the job’ When an executive at an east coast-based real estate firm got a call from her banker one morning in March, terror set in when she was told the firm’s online banking accounts had been breached. To protect the firm, it’s not… Read more »

In An Online Minute 1,250 Websites Are Hacked

One minute. When thinking about what we can get accomplished in one minute in our lives, it might not equate to much. But online, things move in nanoseconds. The amount of data exchanged simultaneously online each day adds up to millions and millions of exchanges and transactions. But what about each minute? Take a look… Read more »

What’s It Worth To A Hacker?

What’s in a name? What about your medical record? To a cyber thief, a lot. Quite frankly, it’s their business. What do we mean by that? Hackers aren’t trying to get into your networks just to prove they can. It’s their job. It’s how they make a living. And it’s organized crime happening all over… Read more »

Protecting Students From Cyber Crimes, Heather Engel on WVEC

Sera-Brynn Executive Vice President Heather Engel recently sat down with Janet Roach of WVEC 13 News Now to help educate the community on how students – especially college students heading back to campus this month – can protect themselves from cyber crimes. Watch the complete interview here or read on for the full transcript. Janet… Read more »

Protecting your business from cyber threats

Gloucester Court House, Va. — Small business owners can take a number of practical steps to protect themselves and their business, including customers, employees, finances and even their firm’s “secret sauce,” against the rising threat of cyber thieves. That was the message Sera-Brynn Executive Vice President Heather Engel carried to small business owners recently at… Read more »

Healthcare Client Alert: The Ever-Changing Legal Landscape of Privacy Breaches – Guest Blog from Kaufman & Canoles, Attorneys at Law

Brought to you by Kaufman & Canoles, Attorneys at Law In a recent letter to their clients, Kaufman & Canoles Attorneys at Law addresses today’s healthcare providers. “As doctors, you are heroes,” wrote Jason Davis and Beth Norton. Davis is a member of the Health Care Practice Group. His litigation and counseling practice includes representing… Read more »

What is the state of cyber crime in 2015?

What is the state of cyber crime, especially this year, as we’ve weathered data breaches in major corporations like Anthem and Target and seen small businesses face the aftermath of hackers, too? The 2015 US State of Cybercrime survey has recently been released and we recommend all business owners – and users of the Internet,… Read more »