Robert Herjavec on CNBC Squawk Alley: Rising Cost of Ransomware

September 8, 2016
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Herjavec Group Founder and CEO, Robert Herjavec, recently appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Alley to discuss cybersecurity risks for enterprises including the rising cost of ransomware. According to a new report published by Cybersecurity Ventures in partnership with Herjavec Group, Hackerpocalypse: A Cybercrime Revelation, ransomware costs are expected to exceed $1 billion by the close of 2016. Herjavec insists, “Organizations need […]

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Ransomware Damages Predicted to Reach $1 Billion Annually by Close of 2016

September 7, 2016

Report from Herjavec Group and Cybersecurity Ventures highlights surge in ransomware attacks and related costs LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2016 /CNW/ – Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of global Managed Services provider Herjavec Group, confirms the 2016 Cybercrime Report prediction that ransomware damages and related costs will reach $1 billion annually by the end of […]

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What Businesses Need to Know About the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

June 14, 2016
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been agreed to by the European Commission, Parliament, and Council, in order to offer European-wide data protection for personal and corporate information across the European Union (EU). The regulation will formally come into place in May of 2018 but enterprises should proactively prepare to meet the requirements of this […]

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Ransomware and Recent Variants

April 7, 2016

The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in collaboration with Canadian Cyber Incident Response Centre (CCIRC), released the following alert to provide further information on ransomware including its main characteristics, its prevalence, variants that may be proliferating, and how users can prevent and mitigate against it. Herjavec Group is circulating the advisory below as this information warrants attention […]

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Robert Herjavec on CNBC: The Biggest Cyber Threats of 2016

February 3, 2016

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, speaks with CNBC about the cyber threats every organization should be aware of. In 2016 businesses of all sizes are moving to the cloud in large numbers and security should continue to be your number one priority. With cyber terrorism, social engineering, ransomware and threats from the inside, […]

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Inside the Tank at RSA Conference 2016

February 1, 2016

Join us for a Fireside Security Chat with Robert Herjavec and George Gerchow Kick-off RSA Conference 2016 with a fireside chat and networking reception featuring Robert Herjavec, Founder and CEO of Herjavec Group, and George Gerchow, Director of Product Management (Security & Compliance) at Sumo Logic. Robert and George will share their perspectives on today’s biggest challenges […]

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Robert Herjavec Keynote at the RSA Conference Cloud Security Alliance Summit – February 29th, 2016

The information security industry is rapidly being transformed into solutions delivered by and for cloud computing.  Join Herjavec Group at the RSA Conference’s Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Summit  to learn about enterprise progress in shifting to cloud computing and key emerging trends in information security.  World leading security experts and cloud providers will discuss global […]

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PCI DSS 3.1 Highlights

April 24, 2015

The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) is a worldwide standard, published and maintained by the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC), endorsed by all major credit card brands and intended to protect cardholder data wherever it is processed, stored or transmitted. On February 13, 2015. the PCI SSC Council released a statement announcing impending revisions to the Payment Card Industry […]

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Threat Update | SuperFish

February 25, 2015

  Lenovo products shipped between September 2014 and February 2015 have come with preloaded software known as “SuperFish”. It is very common for Manufacturers and OEMs to preload applications onto the Operating System; however, what makes SuperFish “unique” is that it is designed to intercept all HTTP and HTTPS communication. SuperFish is designed to provide […]

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