Robert Herjavec

Mad Money: The Rise of Connected Devices Poses a Real Threat to Cybersecurity, Says Robert Herjavec

Mad Money: The Rise of Connected Devices Poses a Real Threat to Cybersecurity, Says Robert Herjavec

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, recently spoke to Jim Cramer on Mad Money to talk about connected devices increase cybersecurity risks for consumers and organizations alike. The use of connected devices continues to rise. However, device manufacturers are not always prioritizing security measures, which should be top of mind for organizations and consumers. So why are cheaper... Read More
February 6, 2019
BNN: Privacy and Security Weigh on Tech Sector

BNN: Privacy and Security Weigh on Tech Sector

Herjavec Group Founder & CEO, Robert Herjavec, appeared on BNN recently to talk about data privacy and security, the Internet of Things (IoT), and why the government must step in to set regulations for data privacy. According to Robert, there has been an influx of organizations using data to influence media. "The age of personal privacy is dead," Robert said.... Read More
CNBC: Corporations have a responsibility to protect customer data and privacy

CNBC: Corporations have a responsibility to protect customer data and privacy

On January 15, Herjavec Group CEO & Founder, Robert Herjavec, appeared on CNBC's Closing Bell to speak about the how cybersecurity has changed big business. Robert affirms that organizations need to drive more business value from their cybersecurity investments in order to protect themselves from data breaches, especially as customer data and privacy becomes a hot topic in mainstream media.... Read More
January 16, 2019
Cybersecurity CEO: Top Conversations For The C-Suite In 2019

Cybersecurity CEO: Top Conversations For The C-Suite In 2019

In 2019, it’s time to drive more business value from your cybersecurity investments. Los Angeles, Calif. – Jan. 14, 2018 Welcome to 2019! Over the last year, Herjavec Group’s message to the C-Suite has been simple: it’s time to get back to basics. With our 2018 Cybersecurity Conversations report, we highlighted the key conversations executives should be having in order to... Read More
January 14, 2019
Cybersecurity CEO: We Need To Secure A Massively Expanding Cyber-Attack Surface

Cybersecurity CEO: We Need To Secure A Massively Expanding Cyber-Attack Surface

The Internet, People, Places, and Things are outpacing our ability to protect them. Los Angeles, Calif. – Dec. 18, 2018 There’s no other way to put it, the cyber-attack surface is massively expanding. In order to protect it, we must first seek to understand it. Cybercrime is, after all, a natural outgrowth of the people, places, and things connected to... Read More
December 18, 2018
Robert Herjavec and Scott Schober Talk Cybersecurity

Robert Herjavec and Scott Schober Talk Cybersecurity

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, recently spoke to Scott Schober, Chief Media Commentator at Cybersecurity Ventures about cybersecurity trends and industry news.  According to Cybersecurity Ventures, cybercrime is the greatest threat to every organization globally. Robert Herjavec agrees, "It's not the single greatest threat to every company, but to every nation." They also discussed: The pervasiveness of cybercrime,... Read More
November 28, 2018
CNN: People Waking Up to Reality on Data

CNN: People Waking Up to Reality on Data

Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, recently spoke to CNN about rising data privacy concerns amongst executives, and consumers. "We watch big companies to see if they're being hacked and they are - all the time," Robert Herjavec told CNN.  "There are two things driving that - one is the cloud, which makes it easier to access data. Second... Read More
November 27, 2018
Cybersecurity CEO: Ransomware Attacks On Hospitals Predicted To Increase 5X By 2021

Cybersecurity CEO: Ransomware Attacks On Hospitals Predicted To Increase 5X By 2021

Healthcare CIOs face an increasingly hostile cyberscape. Los Angeles, Calif. – Nov. 21, 2018 In April’s Cybersecurity CEO column, I explained that manufacturing is the new healthcare. The industry has been under constant attack - from malware like Cryptolocker doing real damage, to insider threat on the rise, to the lack of security controls around interconnected IoT and OT environments... Read More
November 21, 2018
Cybersecurity CEO: The World Will Need to Cyber Protect 100X More Cloud Data by 2021

Cybersecurity CEO: The World Will Need to Cyber Protect 100X More Cloud Data by 2021

Secure private and public clouds will wipe out traditional data centers over the next 3-4 years. Los Angeles, Calif. – Oct. 16, 2018 The degree of difficulty in protecting businesses from cyber attacks grows in proportion to a number of factors. Emerging threat actors, the prominence of interconnected devices and the most critical in my opinion – the VAST amount... Read More
October 17, 2018
Mediaplanet: Industry 4.0 Ramps Up the Need for Better Cybersecurity Strategies

Mediaplanet: Industry 4.0 Ramps Up the Need for Better Cybersecurity Strategies

BUSINESS SOLUTIONS Manufacturing’s industry 4.0 embraces digital and physical interactions, but cybersecurity has to be considered when thinking about the future of interconnected technologies. Due to the Internet of Things (IoT) and interconnected technologies influencing manufacturing, we’ve now entered industry 4.0. “Industry 4.0 embraces digital and physical interactions while keeping reliability, safety and security top of mind,” said Robert Herjavec, Founder... Read More
October 1, 2018