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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
The 2021 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report by Cybersecurity Ventures

The 2021 Healthcare Cybersecurity Report by Cybersecurity Ventures

According to Cybersecurity Ventures, the cumulative cybersecurity spending in the healthcare industry will rise to $125 billion between 2020-2025. According to Herjavec Group Founder & CEO, Robert Herjavec, healthcare is one of the fastest-growing verticals. It is also one of the most targeted industries for cyber attacks. The recent COVID-19 global pandemic has added an unprecedented pressure on the healthcare... Read More
September 10, 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
Erin McLean, SVP at Herjavec Group, Named One of Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazine

Erin McLean, SVP at Herjavec Group, Named One of Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazine

Herjavec Group is proud to announce that Erin McLean, SVP of Marketing & Communications, has been named one of the Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM) for 2020 as part of the 2nd annual Black Unicorn Awards. As SVP Marketing & Communications, Erin McLean has led significant initiatives during her tenure at Herjavec Group. She has... Read More
August 5, 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
Cybercrime Magazine: Interview with JR Cunningham on Cyber Insurance, COVID-19, and Resilient Security Programs

Cybercrime Magazine: Interview with JR Cunningham on Cyber Insurance, COVID-19, and Resilient Security Programs

JR Cunningham, VP of Strategic Solutions at Herjavec Group, recently spoke to Steve Morgan, Editor-in-Chief of Cybercrime Magazine, about cyber insurance and how to approach your insurance provider, the key components for a strong cybersecurity program, CISO concerns over embracing a remote workforce, and more. Highlights from the interview include: On cyber insurance: “The most important guidance we give to... Read More
July 14, 2020
Threat Advisory: Palo Alto PAN-OS Authentication Bypass in SAML Vulnerability

Threat Advisory: Palo Alto PAN-OS Authentication Bypass in SAML Vulnerability

On June 29, 2020, Palo Alto Networks released a security advisory relating to a critical authentication bypass vulnerability within PAN-OS Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) authentication. Currently, the affected products include: GlobalProtect Gateway GlobalProtect Portal GlobalProtect Clientless VPN Authentication and Captive Portal PAN-OS next-generation firewalls (PA-Series, VM-Series) and Panorama web interfaces Prisma Access The vulnerability affects PAN-OS versions 9.1, 9.0,... Read More
June 30, 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
Threat Advisory: Sandworm Actors Exploiting Exim Vulnerability

Threat Advisory: Sandworm Actors Exploiting Exim Vulnerability

A critical remote code execution vulnerability is actively being scanned for and exploited across the Internet. Herjavec Group initially published a Threat Advisory for CVE-2019-10149, known as “Return of the WIZard”, when it was discovered in June 2019. Recently, the NSA published an updated advisory regarding Sandworm threat group operators exploiting the same vulnerability in the Exim Mail Transfer Agent... Read More
May 29, 2020