1 08, 2017

Launch of the Cybersecurity Leadership Council

By | August 1st, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Innovative technological advances have transformed the economy and allowed greater connectivity and convenience to flow into the market. This shift, however, has come with new vulnerabilities and risks. Today’s criminals have taken to the digital world to undermine computer networks and critical infrastructure, stealing proprietary information from our businesses, and violating the privacy of internet [...]

7 04, 2017

U.S. Chamber Applauds Committee Passage of MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act

By | April 7th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Originally published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on April 5, 2017.  U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President of National Security & Emergency Preparedness Ann M. Beauchesne today issued the following statement regarding the passage of the MAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act through the Senate Commerce Committee: “We applaud the Senate Commerce Committee for passing [...]

24 03, 2017

2017 Cybersecurity Conference Recap

By | March 24th, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

The 2017 Salt Lake City Cybersecurity Conference was a fantastic opportunity to engage small and medium sized businesses, as well as officials from state and federal government in a collaborative discussion about the role of cybersecurity in today’s online world. The event, hosted by the Salt Lake Chamber and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, stressed [...]

23 03, 2017

U.S. Chamber, Salt Lake Chamber Bring Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign to Salt Lake City

By | March 23rd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

SALT LAKE CITY — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Salt Lake Chamber, hosted a cybersecurity conference today aimed at helping small and mid-size businesses develop, evaluate, and strengthen their cybersecurity programs. “One of the biggest threats to Utah business that often goes unmentioned: cyber attacks,” said Lane Beattie, president and CEO [...]

22 02, 2017

The State of American Cybersecurity

By | February 22nd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

Originally purchased in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Above the Fold, on February 6, 2017. Click here to view. U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tom Donohue outlined our American Growth Agenda during his annual State of American Business address in January.  Economic growth is the Chamber’s No. 1 priority for 2017, and it [...]

28 10, 2016

Cybersecurity Solutions Recap

By | October 28th, 2016|Blog, Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) and the Salt Lake Chamber is joining the Department of Homeland Security’s STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™  Campaign and its partners across the nation to highlight the importance of cybersecurity. As part of recognizing Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Salt Lake Chamber hosted a panel discussion focused on what businesses can [...]

25 10, 2016

Cybersecurity Solutions: A Discussion on Cybersecurity

By | October 25th, 2016|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Events|0 Comments

Technology plays a central role in our households, businesses, and way of life. Security of that technology however, is often ignored. We enter passwords in what has become a habitual chore and we neglect that the storage units of our digital information are often very accessible. Technology has enhanced our accessibility and confidence, but paradoxically [...]

24 10, 2016

Lock Down Your Login

By | October 24th, 2016|Blog, Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

The first password was developed in 1961. In 1962 the first password related security breach occurred. When we’re online passwords are often considered an onerous chore. We often neglect or overthink them entirely. 72 percent of Americans believe their accounts are secure with only usernames and passwords, yet every two seconds there is another victim [...]

18 10, 2016

3 FREE Controls to Improve Cybersecurity

By | October 18th, 2016|Cybersecurity Month|0 Comments

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) and the Salt Lake Chamber is joining the Department of Homeland Security’s STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™  Campaign and its partners across the nation to highlight the importance of cybersecurity. We hear this all the time – “We don’t know what we don’t know about cyber security.” However, you [...]

12 10, 2016

Podcast 01.21: Cybersecurity: Why it Matters for Businesses Large & Small

By | October 12th, 2016|Cybersecurity Month, Podcast|0 Comments

As the statewide voice for business, the Salt Lake Chamber is taking an active role in the discussion of cybersecurity this October by participating in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a month dedicated to recognizing the importance of cybersecurity awareness, from the IT department to the boardroom. John A. Adams and Elaina Maragakis [...]