21 10, 2020

James Fair: Ransomware – How to Fend Off the Formidable Foe

By |2020-10-21T17:22:31-07:00October 21st, 2020|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

No matter what industry you're in or what position you hold, we're all at risk of an invisible enemy every day. That enemy is ransomware. Ransomware is the most dangerous, destructive cyber threat businesses face today. Businesses hit with ransomware can be forced to pay thousands to millions of dollars to restore their data, or [...]

17 09, 2020

Earl Foote: Work-From-Home Cybersecurity: Are You Prepared for Long-term Remote Work?

By |2020-09-17T08:37:53-07:00September 17th, 2020|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

However you secured your remote team at the start of the pandemic, now is the time to take it a step further. Are you properly secured for long-term remote work? If you’re reading this article, you understand the importance of remote cybersecurity, and rightfully so. Thirty-six percent of organizations have dealt with a security incident [...]

20 08, 2020

John McClurg: It’s Coming: National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

By |2020-08-20T09:58:28-07:00August 20th, 2020|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

As echoed frequently within the ranks of the military: “Proper Planning and Practice Prevents Piss Poor Performance.” While this truism is most often utilized to whip our nation’s first line of defense into fighting shape, it’s a credo that our cybersecurity community would do well to heed—especially given the fact that the space cybersecurity occupies [...]

16 07, 2020

Robert Jorgensen: Transitioning to the New Cyber Normal

By |2020-07-16T07:36:34-07:00July 16th, 2020|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Member News, Policy|0 Comments

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in unprecedented changes to all aspects of our lives. As different states reopen, pause reopening, and roll back reopening, there is much uncertainty as to the path forward for businesses of various sizes. The chaos of the initial quarantine has given way to an uneasy limbo status for many organizations with [...]

13 06, 2019

Trend Micro Security Predictions for 2019

By |2019-06-13T14:59:38-07:00June 13th, 2019|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Member News|0 Comments

Guest blog by: Cybersecurity Leadership Council member, Trend Micro In 2019 and beyond, the biggest trends expected to have an impact on technology and security are the advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning brought about by the ever-growing volume of data that can be processed and analyzed; the continued adoption of cloud computing by [...]

15 01, 2019

Cybersecurity Lunch & Learn: Disaster Prevention & Response Plan

By |2019-01-15T12:18:38-07:00January 15th, 2019|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

NIST Computer Security Incident Handling Guide https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/specialpublications/nist.sp.800-61r2.pdf Section 2.3.2 Plan Elements (page 8) Organizations should have a formal, focused, and coordinated approach to responding to incidents, including an incident response plan that provides the roadmap for implementing the incident response capability. Each organization needs a plan that meets its unique requirements, which relates to the [...]

12 10, 2018

Respond: 5 critical steps for responding to a cyber attack

By |2018-10-12T10:08:57-07:00October 12th, 2018|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Cybersecurity affects every team, organization and industry. Many attacks can be categorized as high-magnitude crises with potential impacts that threaten the credibility, and perhaps even the survival, of affected organizations. Counterintuitively, the best time to respond to a cyber attack is before it occurs. An organization does not have sufficient time to complete the necessary [...]

5 10, 2018

You are a Target: Make Time for Cybersecurity

By |2018-10-12T09:04:36-07:00October 5th, 2018|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

Oftentimes businesses believe, “Cybersecurity is only for IT staff to worry about,” “I’m not a target,” “I can’t afford it,” “I don’t have time,” and “I’m not sure what to do.” October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and we would like to fervently and directly extinguish these common falsehoods that may have crossed your mind. There [...]

10 01, 2018

Cybersecurity Leadership Council Focuses on Collective Impact

By |2018-02-13T15:58:47-07:00January 10th, 2018|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

On January 9, 2018 the Cybersecurity Leadership Council convened at the Salt Lake Chamber. This group has representatives from state and federal agencies, universities, legal entities, cybersecurity consulting firms, insurance firms, and others. One key objective of the Council is cross-sector collaboration. This group has committed to a shared vision of a well-fortified business community [...]

22 11, 2017

How to stay safe on Cyber Monday

By |2017-11-22T12:48:41-07:00November 22nd, 2017|Blog, Cybersecurity Month, Policy|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber wishes our business community and all holiday shoppers a safe and joyful season! As many of us go about preparing for festivities it’s important to be wary of criminals who would dampen our holiday season by stealing our information and draining our bank accounts. Share the following tips with your friends, [...]