DTS CloudXSecurity News

Q1 2018

Data Secuirty Weakest Link

You (and your employees) Are the Weakest Link When It Comes to Data Security

Most organizations that have taken their Cybersecurity even slightly seriously have taken steps to put in place some sort of perimeter defense to try to stop the bad guys from getting inside their network.  However, that is just the beginning.  Many data breaches today are caused by a company’s employees, and often quite innocently.  Even […]

IT Security Like Playing Cat & Mouse

Keeping ahead of the bad guys…

In the field of Cybersecurity, keeping ahead of the bad guys is a never ending battle.  Cybersecurity experts develop advanced software and hardware defenses, and then the bad guys find ways around and through them. Traditional software based solutions claim to be secure, but hackers always find new vulnerabilities and strike unsuspecting companies – and […]

Chrome 68 insecure site warning

Google’s Chrome 68 Browser Update and Your Website

Website Security Alert: Your Site Might Display A Scary Looking Warning Starting July 2018 According to Google, starting sometime in July 2018, they will unleash Chrome 68 – their pending web browser update.  Updating Chrome is not that newsworthy, except this update ups the ante for websites that have not yet added an SSL certificate […]

Cloud X Security Rollout

Introducing Our Newest Service – CloudXSecurity

DTS offers comprehensive security solutions that extend beyond the traditional services offered by most service providers. Our solution to Cybersecurity covers the three critical areas of Cybersecurity Risk Management- End User Training, Responsible Systems Management, and Incident Detection and Response. Our solutions extend beyond just installing the latest security software. At DTS we actually partner with our customers […]

Cyber Regulations Affecting Business

How Do GDPR and 23 NYCRR 500 Affect My Business?

Although GDPR and 23 NYCRR Part 500 do not affect most small businesses in the US, there is mounting pressure from many sides urging businesses to take Cybersecurity more seriously. There are compelling Cybersecurity regulations already on the books for the defense, financial services, banking, and healthcare industries, but many businesses that are not in […]

NY Cyber Security Law Deadline March 2018

March 2018 deadline for New York’s Cybersecurity Regulation

The March 2018 deadline looms for New York’s Cybersecurity Regulation (23 NYCRR Part 500). By March 1st, businesses are required to be in compliance with sections 500.04(b), 500.05, 500.09, 500.12 and 500.14(b). This regulation was enacted into law by New York to “promote the protection of customer information as well as the information technology systems.”

GDPR European Regulation Deadline May 25 2018

GDPR enforces requirements for companies that collect data on citizens in European Union (EU)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires companies that collect data on citizens in European Union (EU) countries to comply with new rules designed to protect customer data. The next important deadline is May 25, 2018. In May, the 2 year post adoption grace period ends and GDPR is fully enforceable throughout the European Union.  […]