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Threat Advisory: Phishing Campaigns Using the Zoom Video Conferencing Platform

Threat Advisory: Phishing Campaigns Using the Zoom Video Conferencing Platform

With the global situation around COVID-19 shifting organizations to remote work, the number of users utilizing audio/video conferencing tools has greatly increased. Given this increase in usage, Zoom, a popular video conferencing platform, is being targeted to execute conference hijacking attacks and is being utilized as an infection vector for malware. Additionally, there has also been a large increase in... Read More
April 2, 2020
Mediaplanet: Robert Herjavec on Digital Transformation and Remote Workforces

Mediaplanet: Robert Herjavec on Digital Transformation and Remote Workforces

Robert Herjavec, founder and CEO of the Herjavec Group and investor on “Shark Tank,” discusses how businesses should navigate digital transformation, cybersecurity, and the transition to remote work. Where do you see the future of digital headed? There is no doubt that any organization that wants to scale needs to go through some aspect of digital transformation. Consumer behavior is... Read More
March 31, 2020
Cyber Hygiene is More Critical for Your Business Now Than Ever Before – Here’s Why

Cyber Hygiene is More Critical for Your Business Now Than Ever Before – Here’s Why

Organizations should build their security programs with the understanding that no matter how many firewalls or network controls they have in place, the risk of insider threat will always be present. In light of the ever-evolving threat landscape, the interconnectivity driven by the Internet of Things (IoT), and rising remote work scenarios, one thing is clear – the strength of... Read More
March 30, 2020
BNN Bloomberg: How COVID-19 is Impacting the Cyber Security Framework of Businesses

BNN Bloomberg: How COVID-19 is Impacting the Cyber Security Framework of Businesses

In the past week, global internet traffic has grown by 30% and yet, no company was prepared for this. Herjavec Group’s CEO & Founder, Robert Herjavec spoke to BNN about the impact of COVID-19 on a company's cybersecurity framework and discussed how enterprises need to continue their security practices with so many remote workers. Watch his full interview below. Originally... Read More
March 26, 2020
WEBINAR: CISO Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 and Global Pandemics

WEBINAR: CISO Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 and Global Pandemics

Given the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many organizations are moving to a remote workforce in an effort to mitigate the threat posed to the health of their employees and the general public. In this webinar, we will address the top C-level concerns for cybersecurity in light of global pandemics such as COVID-19. The webinar will cover how you can ensure... Read More
March 24, 2020
Robert Herjavec’s Advice To U.S. Entrepreneurs

Robert Herjavec’s Advice To U.S. Entrepreneurs

“Panic won’t get you through this, a clear head will.” – Steve Morgan, Editor-in-Chief Northport, N.Y. – Mar. 23, 2020 Founders and CEOs of U.S. businesses are paddling through an economic and workforce sea change. Robert Herjavec, a Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank and CEO at Herjavec Group, has brutally honest and compassionate words of wisdom for anyone that will listen. How long... Read More
March 23, 2020
Medium: When Shakespeare Ponders the PCI DSS Requirement to be Onsite

Medium: When Shakespeare Ponders the PCI DSS Requirement to be Onsite

Contributed by: Ben Rothke joins his longtime coauthor David Mundhenk, CISSP, CISA, PCI QSA, PCIP, Principal Security Consultant, at Herjavec Group Travel the world With the war raging in Viet Nam, the US Army was having trouble getting enough recruits. The traditional recruitment approaches simply were not working. The Army decided to go to Madison Avenue, and the image below... Read More
March 20, 2020
PRNewswire: Cybercrime Damage Costs May Double Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

PRNewswire: Cybercrime Damage Costs May Double Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

SAUSALITO, Calif., March 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cybercrime is the greatest threat to every company in the world, and one of the biggest problems with mankind. The impact on society is reflected in the Official Cybercrime Report, which is published annually by Cybersecurity Ventures. According to the report, cybercrime will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015. This represents the greatest transfer of economic wealth in... Read More
Cybersecurity CEO: Don’t Let Coronavirus Fears Distract Your Employees From Phishing Scams

Cybersecurity CEO: Don’t Let Coronavirus Fears Distract Your Employees From Phishing Scams

Ransomware infections persist as workers head to home offices – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – March 19, 2020 The Coronavirus is headline news, and we expect that to be the case for at least another month or two. CISOs beware — your employees should not let their phishing guards down. Now is the time for you and your teams... Read More
March 19, 2020
Threat Advisory: Critical Patch Released for ‘Wormable’ SMBv3 Vulnerability

Threat Advisory: Critical Patch Released for ‘Wormable’ SMBv3 Vulnerability

Overview Days after Microsoft’s March 2020 patch Tuesday, they have released a patch for a recent SMBv3 vulnerability (CVE-2020-0796). The Server Message Block (SMB) is a protocol used by file sharing, network browsing, printing services, and interprocess communication over a network. SMB-based exploits have previously been used in high-profile ransomware infections such as WannaCry and NotPetya. Technical Details This vulnerability... Read More
March 13, 2020