cybersecurity

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 »

Sera-Brynn Executive to Present “Keeping Small Business Cyber Secure” at Cybersecurity Event

Fact. Businesses of all sizes, from Wall Street to Main Street, need to prepare and protect themselves against hackers. On August 13, at 4pm, Heather Engel, Executive Vice President of Sera-Brynn, a globally recognized cybersecurity firm based in Suffolk, Va., is taking that message to Gloucester Main Street and the businesses throughout the county when… Read more »

Protecting Your Money and Identity Online

Sera-Brynn’s Executive Vice President Heather Engel was featured this month on an ABC 13 News Now report, highlighting how individuals can protect their money and identity online. Watch the complete news segment here, or read the transcript below. ### Lucy Bustamante: Now investigations are underway into the massive technical failures that plagued the world yesterday…. Read more »

USA Risk Releases Video Featuring Sera-Brynn Presentation On Cybersecurity

Earlier this month Heather Engel, Executive Vice-President of Sera-Brynn, spoke at the USA Risk Group’s 10th Annual Executive Conference in Charlotte, N.C. USA Risk is considered the nation’s leading independent provider of risk management. The firm develops innovative alternative risk solutions enabling clients to maintain affordable and flexible insurance coverage, improve cash flow and control… Read more »

California Cyber Insurance Case Could Be Alarming For Businesses

Cyber security stakes are high. A recent court case in California, in which a healthcare provider had a data breach and filed a claim with its insurance company only to have the claim denied, is underscoring the critical need for businesses to invest in cybersecurity. In an article in “The Security Ledger,” a cybersecurity news… Read more »

Cybersecurity Tips For Small Businesses – Part 3 of 3

Have a small business? Working on Main Street, USA? Yes…you, too, should take steps to remain cyber secure to protect your business. This is as vital as locking your doors at night to make sure no one walks in and steals your inventory. Heather Engel, EVP of Sera-Brynn, recently hosted a roundtable discussion with local… Read more »

Cybersecurity Tips For Small Businesses – Part 2 of 3

All businesses, of all sizes, are vulnerable to cyber attacks and breaches. Even the smallest family owned company on Main Street, USA. Heather Engel, EVP of Sera-Brynn, recently hosted a roundtable discussion with local business professionals at the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce to discuss the basics of how to mitigate cyber risk by identifying… Read more »

Cybersecurity Tips For Small Businesses – Part 1 of 3

Large businesses. Medium businesses. Small businesses. Business is business. Every company, large or small needs to be aware of the threat of cyber attacks and the steps to take in the event that it becomes the target of one. Heather Engel, EVP of Sera-Brynn, recently hosted a roundtable discussion with local business professionals at the… Read more »