Thought Leadership

Robert Herjavec Discusses Phishing Scams on Good Morning America

Robert Herjavec Discusses Phishing Scams on Good Morning America

Recently, Barbara Corcoran, Shark on ABC’s Shark Tank, was scammed out of nearly $400K as a result of a phishing email. The email, which appeared to come from Barbara’s assistant, targeted her bookkeeper asking to approve a wire transfer to a German real estate company in which Barbara had invested.   While the bookkeeper did inquire about the payment, the inquiries... Read More
February 27, 2020
Robert Herjavec Talks Cybersecurity with Kitco News

Robert Herjavec Talks Cybersecurity with Kitco News

Herjavec Group Founder & CEO, Robert Herjavec, recently appeared on Kitco News to talk about public concerns over online privacy and provided insights on how to stay safe online, particularly when national disasters or epidemics occur. These events often present hackers with the opportunity to exploit users and attack the private sector through phishing campaigns. In addition, Robert also touches on... Read More
February 26, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Top Five Secrets From People Who Haven’t Been Hacked (Yet)

Cybersecurity CEO: Top Five Secrets From People Who Haven’t Been Hacked (Yet)

The best cybersecurity practices for your employees. – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – Feb. 20, 2020 “The world is hacked, and it’s users’ fault.” That was the headline for an Infoworld article a decade ago. Surprisingly and unfortunately, it’s as true today as it was back then. Everyone likes to talk about a 'perfect world'. We often say, “In... Read More
February 20, 2020
Why Maintaining Data Integrity is Critical in Incident Response

Why Maintaining Data Integrity is Critical in Incident Response

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence has released a draft version of the NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide SP 1800-26, Detecting and Responding to Ransomware and Other Destructive Events. The proposed guide is intended to act as a best practice document to support organizations detecting and responding to data integrity events which can put an organization’s security infrastructure at risk, causing... Read More
February 11, 2020
WEBINAR: How Are You Securing Your Digital Transformation?

WEBINAR: How Are You Securing Your Digital Transformation?

On February 5, JR Cunningham, VP of Strategic Solutions at Herjavec Group, hosted a webinar on how organizations can secure their digital transformation directives in 2020.  As highlighted in the 2020 Cybersecurity Conversations for the C-Suite report, the top priority for any CIO or CISO will be to manage risk associated with digital transformation and enhance their cybersecurity programs in... Read More
February 7, 2020
Herjavec Group’s Threat Summary Analysis – Q4 2019

Herjavec Group’s Threat Summary Analysis – Q4 2019

DOWNLOAD THE LATEST THREAT SUMMARY HERE   Herjavec Group’s Threat Management Team leverages this Quarterly Threat Summary to provide an overview of the most common threats and vulnerabilities seen in customer environments in recent months. In our Q3 2019 Threat Summary, our team addressed Emotet, Remote Desktop Service Vulnerabilities, and Web Compromise via Drupal. In Q4 2019, the HG Threat team... Read More
February 3, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Start your year off right by prioritizing these three cyber conversations

Cybersecurity CEO: Start your year off right by prioritizing these three cyber conversations

Cybersecurity CEO - Start your year off right by prioritizing these three cyber conversations Welcome to 2020! New Year is always a time of reflection for me. On December 31st I gather any family and friends that are staying with us and I make them all write down their goals for the next year - what they want to achieve,... Read More
January 14, 2020
Cybersecurity CEO: Ransomware Attacks Continue To Plague Hospitals

Cybersecurity CEO: Ransomware Attacks Continue To Plague Hospitals

Healthcare providers should maximize their knowledge of ransomware. – Robert Herjavec Los Angeles, Calif. – December 17, 2019 With some predictions, you can only hope that they won’t come true. Nearly 3 years ago, Cybersecurity Ventures predicted that ransomware attacks on healthcare organizations were going to quadruple between 2017 and 2020, and would grow to 5X by 2021. Honestly, at... Read More
December 17, 2019