Being prepared for your target acquisition

Posted by Dan Sanderson on Dec 6, 2022 10:22:55 AM

Company acquisition transactions can happen in many different ways.  Whether you are a self-funded business looking to acquire, or you are a full blown equity firm looking to grow, acquisitions can be very risky.  

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Topics: Offers

Cyber Links 12/2/2022

Posted by Lillian Walker on Dec 2, 2022 2:39:55 PM

Cyber Advisors is fortunate to have such tremendous partnerships with world-class technology leaders.  Each week we want to share some of the top articles or videos from our partners and peers. To help keep our clients engaged and informed.

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Topics: Cyber Security, Managed IT, Penetration Testing, Cyber-Crime, Fortinet, cyberattack, insurance, ESET, Arctic Wolf

Finance Industry victims of Cryptojacking

Posted by Joe Moline on Aug 1, 2022 8:32:29 PM

If the amount of new Crypto currencies and the up and down nature of their value isn't dizzying enough to financial institutions, they now have a new worry concerning the world of crypto.  According to the recently released '2022 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report' the finance industry is now often a target for cryptojacking with the financial firms rarely even aware.  

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Topics: Cyber Security, Penetration Testing, Security Breach, cyberattack, cyberinsurance, ransomware

Cyber Advisors Security Updates June 2022

Posted by Rob on Jun 21, 2022 2:06:39 PM

The June 2022 Microsoft Patch Tuesday consists of 55 vulnerabilities with (3) classified as 'Critical' and the rest marked as 'Important'. Breakout of types are below:

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Topics: Patch Tuesday

Giving Back to our Youth - Wayzata Schools Compass Program

Posted by Paul Beasley on Jun 9, 2022 12:56:32 PM

Wayzata High School (Wayzata, MN) has a unique "Compass" program that students can apply to for specialized, profession-based learning opportunities. Their Cybersecurity and Applied Mathematics coursework gives students real-world experience and helps prepare them for careers in the cybersecurity and business fields. Cyber Advisors has partnered with this program for five years and hosts a Compass project team project annually. Our CISO, Paul Beasley, leads the assigned team through the project from start to finish.

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Topics: Blindspot, Security Breach, Leadership, SOC 2 Certification, Online Safety, Threat Assessment

Why is SOC 2 Important?

Posted by Dan Sanderson on Jun 3, 2022 10:14:20 AM

SOC 2 (System and Organization Controls for Service Organizations) is essential on many levels.  Cyber Advisors received its SOC 2 Type 1 certification in early 2021.  In 2022, Cyber Advisors executed our SOC 2 Type 2.  This audit was successful, and Cyber Advisors received compliance in Q2 2022.

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Topics: Intel security threat, digital blind spot, compliance, Security Breach, SOC 2 Certification

Be Wary with Cyber Insurance

Posted by Dan Sanderson on May 20, 2022 9:37:44 AM

In the battered security landscape, companies are doing all they can to transfer risk out of their organizations.  One of the most common methods to transfer this risk is to acquire cyber Insurance.  Since the 90's .com bubble, cyber Insurance has taken on many forms.  Let's dive into the insurance topic in detail. 


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Topics: security, insurance, cyberinsurance

Cyber Advisors Security Updates May 2022

Posted by Dan Sanderson on May 12, 2022 12:36:42 PM

This month is another important month for Microsoft Patch Tuesday and subscribers of our Cyber Thursday blog, with 75 vulnerabilities reported, 8 of which are considered “Critical” (RCE or LPE) vulnerabilities.


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Topics: security, Microsoft, MSP

Two Great Takes on Tarrask

Posted by Kate Drankoff on Apr 15, 2022 11:46:52 AM

The Chinese-backed Hafnium hacking group has been linked to a piece of a new malware that's used to maintain persistence on compromised Windows environments. Check out two great takes on Tarrask: here and here.

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Topics: security, Microsoft, MSP

Cyber Advisors Security Updates April 2022

Posted by Kate Drankoff on Apr 15, 2022 10:51:56 AM

Tune in as our team of security experts dive into critical information you need to know. We're unpacking critical vulnerabilities, recapping Microsoft patch Tuesday, highlighting zero-days and other patch information, and much more. 


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Topics: security, Microsoft, MSP

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