Thought Leadership

Download: “Moving to the Cloud” Presentation from The Cyber Security Show

Thank you for joining Herjavec Group on site at The Cyber Security Show at the Business Design Centre, in London, March 8-9, 2016. This event aimed to support C-level executives as they tackle existing and future challenges in information security and learn about the evolution of cyber threats. Herjavec Group participated in a number of panel discussions, roundtables and theatre presentations on site,... Read More
March 23, 2016

Moving to the Cloud? Here’s What to Consider Before You Make the Trip

Herjavec Group Contributors: Shawn Ershad, Robert Steadman & Michael Dundas “You don’t know what you don’t know." It’s the mantra of cybersecurity professionals globally as we all strive to gain visibility into our organizations’ information security efforts. When speaking with boards, we often remind them of the importance of balancing the effectiveness of their existing technology deployments with their Governance, Risk... Read More
March 3, 2016

Herjavec Group Managed Services Practice Achieves SOC 2 Type 2 Certification

Herjavec Group is thrilled to announce that our Managed Services Practice has achieved SOC 2 Type 2 certification from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The SOC 2 Type 2 certification is only awarded to technology and cloud computing organizations who demonstrate best practices in terms of their system, suitability of design and operating effectiveness. Within these realms,... Read More
January 25, 2016

Security Discussions You Need To Have in 2016

As security specialists we all know that by 2020 there will be over 200 billion connected devices worldwide (McAfee Labs Report 2015). Given this level of interactivity, the cybersecurity space has experienced a surge over the past five years and shows no signs of slowing down. More endpoints, more threats, more technologies, more vulnerabilities, more complexity; more of everything. As... Read More
January 14, 2016

You’ve Been Hacked: 16×9 on Global

What happens when you’ve been hacked? Fraudulent banking websites are commonly used as part of banking trojan attacks, which are designed to steal money from your account. 16x9 gets inside the world of cybercrime, featuring Herjavec Group's Scott McDonald. For more info, please go to global16x9.com.  Subscribe to Herjavec Group News Read More
November 17, 2015

Hackers are the New Mafia: Breakfast and Security Roundtable with DarkMarket author Misha Glenny

As security professionals, we live and breathe security risks at an enterprise level each and every day. At Herjavec Group, we recently had the chance to discuss the world of cybercrime with Misha Glenny, author of the international bestselling DarkMarket, a finalist for the Orwell Prize. In DarkMarket, Misha Glenny aspired to reveal the true scale of this global threat,... Read More
November 12, 2015
#CyberAware Month: Malware 101

#CyberAware Month: Malware 101

Malware is a term that refers to malicious software, a type of malicious code that is used to create data breaches, damage a computer system or network, bypass access controls or otherwise cause undesired effects to a host computer. Malware can take the form of executable code, scripts, active content, and other software. Among the most common types of malware are adware, bots,... Read More
October 29, 2015
How Cybersecurity Aware Are You? #CyberAware

How Cybersecurity Aware Are You? #CyberAware

Did you know that 95% of all security incidents involve human error?1 Successful security attacks are often the result of  insiders within an organization unwittingly providing attackers with access to sensitive information. Best of breed security technologies cannot help protect your organization unless employees understand their roles and responsibilities in safeguarding sensitive data and protecting company resources. Cybersecurity is no longer an issue for employers and business owners, recent hacks... Read More
October 19, 2015
Payment Card Industry (PCI) Awareness Week #CyberAware

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Awareness Week #CyberAware

President Obama has designated October National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. This week, we will be shining a spotlight on the payment card industry (PCI). Every time your customers make a purchase, they are trusting that you will not only deliver your product or service, but that you will keep their personal information safe. The threat of credit card fraud and information theft across... Read More
October 13, 2015