Robert Herjavec

Cybersecurity CEO: 5 Safety Tips for Black Friday and Cyber Monday Cybercrime

Cybersecurity CEO: 5 Safety Tips for Black Friday and Cyber Monday Cybercrime

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are approaching. Make sure to share this with all of your employees. Los Angeles, Calif. – Nov. 16, 2020 Someone you know will be hacked the weekend after Thanksgiving. Over the next two weeks your employees will be bombarded with ads for the best deals on TVs, computers, laptops, cars, clothes, shoes - you name... Read More
November 16, 2020
CNBC: Robert Herjavec on Cybersecurity Risks Facing the 2020 President Election

CNBC: Robert Herjavec on Cybersecurity Risks Facing the 2020 President Election

Herjavec Group CEO & Founder Robert Herjavec joined CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” on U.S. Election Day to discuss security risks facing the 2020 Presidential Election. Robert notes that cybersecurity is the ability to ensure three things: Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability. Availability and integrity are critical to this election, such as the availability of the government to receive electronic votes and the... Read More
November 3, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Security Awareness is An Ongoing Commitment

Cybersecurity CEO: Security Awareness is An Ongoing Commitment

Now more than ever, everyone in the Boardroom and beyond can benefit from being informed. Los Angeles, Calif. – Oct. 27, 2020 If you’re part of the cybersecurity community, then you know that October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM), initially launched by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in October 2004. Not... Read More
October 27, 2020
CNBC: Robert Herjavec on the TikTok Deal and Security Concerns

CNBC: Robert Herjavec on the TikTok Deal and Security Concerns

Herjavec Group CEO & Founder Robert Herjavec joined CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” this week to discuss the security concerns and questionable access to analytics and algorithms surrounding TikTok’s deal with Oracle and Walmart.  Robert advocates for separating the political concerns from that of security.  From a security standpoint, there is a benefit of having data and algorithms reside in the United... Read More
September 24, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Healthcare Sector Invests In Ransomware Defense

Cybersecurity CEO: Healthcare Sector Invests In Ransomware Defense

Healthcare institutions to increase their spend on cybersecurity through 2025 Los Angeles, Calif. – September 15, 2020 It’s shouldn’t be surprising to hear that the healthcare industry is suffering from a variety of cyber ailments. The biggest perpetrator? Ransomware. CISOs and security teams are being pulled in many directions during the COVID-19 pandemic – especially in securing the remote workforce.... Read More
September 16, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Every Publicly Traded Company Needs Security On Board

Cybersecurity CEO: Every Publicly Traded Company Needs Security On Board

Why every boardroom should have cybercrime guidance Los Angeles, Calif. – August 19, 2020 I don’t know about you but when I’m researching a company, one of the first things I do is read their board member bios. Why? Because it speaks to the credibility and oversight of an enterprise. It’s crazy to me how many publicly traded companies lack... Read More
August 19, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Cyber Insurance, COVID-19, and Resilient Security Programs

Cybersecurity CEO: Cyber Insurance, COVID-19, and Resilient Security Programs

Tune into Cybercrime Radio for Our Advice for CISOs and Security Leaders Los Angeles, Calif. – July 22, 2020 Earlier this year, Cybercrime Magazine invited me to speak on the Cybercrime Radio podcast to address the COVID-19 impact on businesses globally. I said it then, and I will say it now, this is truly a historic time - for all businesses, and particularly for cybersecurity. Now, months later, there is an overwhelming amount of news about our “new reality.” But... Read More
July 23, 2020
CNBC Squawk Alley: Robert Herjavec on the Twitter Hack and Importance of Identity Security

CNBC Squawk Alley: Robert Herjavec on the Twitter Hack and Importance of Identity Security

Robert Herjavec, CEO & Founder of Herjavec Group, appeared on CNBC's Squawk Alley to discuss the recent "coordinated social engineering attack" that led to the compromise of several high-profile Twitter accounts. Robert also addresses the correlation between social engineering attack and the rise of remote work.  "Our team at Herjavec Group is seeing a growth in phishing as we've never... Read More
July 17, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: As COVID-19 Surged, So Did Demand for Cybercrime Fighters

Cybersecurity CEO: As COVID-19 Surged, So Did Demand for Cybercrime Fighters

The cybersecurity labor market bucks the trend. Los Angeles, Calif. – June 17, 2020 With unemployment rates plummeting globally, it’s hard to fathom a spike in demand for talent. But that’s exactly what the cybersecurity industry witnessed in the first half of 2020. A recent study by Gartner revealed that as the number of cases of COVID-19 spiked globally, so... Read More
June 22, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Identity Management is Here to Stay

Cybersecurity CEO: Identity Management is Here to Stay

Los Angeles, Calif. – May 25, 2020 Not long ago if you had asked any security pro about how they protect their perimeter, they would have said - firewalls. In fact, when I started Herjavec Group over 15 years ago, we were the first firewall reseller in Canada!   Today, the security landscape looks a lot different – especially with entire workforces forced to work remotely... Read More
May 25, 2020