CMMC: Expert Advice on Cybersecurity Certification Next Steps

The recent release of the Interim DFARS rule has raised a lot of concern and questions among U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) contractors.
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Humans Hacking Humans: 4 Lessons from Twitter

Three people were charged for their alleged roles in what the Department of Justice has called an attack on “one of the world’s most prolific social media platforms.” Continue reading “Humans Hacking Humans: 4 Lessons from Twitter”

Security Risk
Poses Challenge to
Remote Work

In the past several months, organizations were forced to quickly adapt to “the new normal” of employees working from home on personal devices, while connecting to corporate networks and accessing enterprise assets.  That organizational scenario can be a compliance nightmare, assuming the associated security risk doesn’t already keep you up at night. Continue reading “Security Risk
Poses Challenge to
Remote Work”

Featured CLIMBER:
Savannah Lazzara

Employees at A-LIGN take many different paths throughout their journey – that’s why we sat down with Savannah Lazzara to talk about her journey from being an intern to a full-time Penetration Testing Staff Consultant at A-LIGN. Continue reading “Featured CLIMBER:
Savannah Lazzara”

Secure Your Network: Learning from Capital One

A 33-year-old woman recently accessed Capital One’s customer data and shared that data on a popular code-sharing website. As data breaches continue to happen almost daily, your organization should understand how breaches occur and proactively prevent unauthorized access to your user’s data. Continue reading “Secure Your Network: Learning from Capital One”

CLIMBERS Innovate Constantly at Girl Scouts Camp CEO STEM

The Girl Scouts of West Central Florida (GSWCF) hosted a Camp CEO STEM weekend at Florida Polytechnic University for girls in high school interested in pursuing a career in science, technology, engineering, and math. Continue reading “CLIMBERS Innovate Constantly at Girl Scouts Camp CEO STEM”

Don’t Get Reeled In: How to Prevent Phishing Scams

Phishing scams are a serious threat to an organization, and they’re increasing in scope, complexity and number – but that doesn’t mean you’re helpless to defend yourself. In fact, it’s easier than ever to proactively protect your organization from threats by following some simple tips.

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Featured CLIMBER:
Jonathan Lopatofsky

Featured Climber: Jonathan Lopatofsky A-LIGN

In honor of October being National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we sat down with penetration tester Jonathan Lopatofsky to discuss what brought him to A-LIGN and why he thinks cybersecurity is important. Continue reading “Featured CLIMBER:
Jonathan Lopatofsky”