Information theft and ransomware are two of the most widespread cybersecurity problems we face today. Individuals and organizations of all sizes are suffering significant losses. I’ve talked about the technical issues before, but today, I’m going to focus on the basics everyone needs to know to protect themselves, their families, and their business.
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Secure Portable Media
Protecting data on USB memory sticks and portable USB drives might make the difference between losing some hardware and the expense and embarrassment of a data breach. In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy, I discuss a few different options as well as the products I use to protect client data on a day-to-day basis. This is not a sponsored video, and there are no affiliate links. I only...
So you want to work in cybersecurity?
I get a lot of questions from people interested in becoming a cybersecurity professional. In this week’s episode, I discuss roles and certifications in the cybersecurity field.
Phishing and the evils of HTML email
In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy, I discuss one of the things that drives me nuts. Phishing is a huge problem, and HTML email is a major facilitator. Why haven’t we fixed that yet?
Digital Data Beyond Death
So long, and thanks for all the passwords! In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy I’m discussing what happens to your digital data when you die, and what we could be doing about it.
Truth, Lies, and VPN
In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy, we’re discussing VPN from a consumer perspective. Vendors continue to make misleading claims. Do you need a VPN service? Join me and find out.
Ten common small business mistakes and how to avoid them
In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy, I discuss ten common cybersecurity mistakes that small business owners make, and how to avoid them.
This video is not sponsored. The products I mention are based on my personal experience with them:
Hands-on with ZeroTier SD-WAN for Cloud Connectivity
In this week’s episode of SecurityGuy, I’m sharing my screen for a hands-on look at how to use a ZeroTier SD-WAN to provide secure connectivity into an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Virtual Private Network (VPC). SD-WAN is much more flexible than traditional VPN, and while this example shows how to connect an AWS VPC to the SD-WAN for secure access, it can do a lot more, including secure...
Bill C-11 (Canada)
This week’s episode of SecurityGuy is about Canadian Bill C-11: An Act to enact the Consumer Privacy Protection Act and the Personal Information and Data Protection Tribunal Act and to make consequential and related amendments to other Acts. (Say that three times quickly!)