Tis the Season...
Many of us will be purchasing holiday gifts online this year. Before you make any online purchases, please consider the following tips for safe online shopping from the National Cyber Security Alliance:
Given the abbreviation NGFW, Next Generation Firewalls are rapidly becoming one of the most critical features of any cybersecurity defense. These newer types of firewalls go far beyond the older, traditional port-based firewalls to include multi-purpose security defenses and identity-based application controls. While NGFW does lack a certified definition, there are a number of real benefits this security equipment has that is unrivaled by the conventional alternatives.
On May 3, 2018, South Carolina Governor McMaster signed into law the South Carolina Department of Insurance Data Security Act. The Act intends to protect personal information managed by insurance agencies, brokers, and carriers in South Carolina from cybersecurity threats. South Carolina is the first state to implement a comprehensive cybersecurity law covering the insurance industry following 2017’s NAIC Insurance Data Security Model Law.