Study Finds Almost All Businesses Hit by Cyber Attacks

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A new study has found that the majority of American businesses were victims of cyber attacks in the past year, greatly increasing the security stakes for companies of all sizes. Risk managers are aware of the increasing threat of cyber attack, but despite that, a majority of them said that they are not doing enough to thwart such an event, according to the study by The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company. The results are eye-opening and a wake-up call for all companies, especially firms that do not have a risk manager on staff. Worse yet, while in the…
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Seven Ways to Protect Trade Secrets When Employees Go to a Competitor

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Any employer that loses a worker to a competitor is right to be concerned about its trade secrets being leaked or losing customers who may be loyal to that employee. When an employee leaves you to go work for a competitor, it’s likely that they’ve been planning the move for weeks, if not months. During that time, they could have been collecting important company information, like customer lists and detailed product information. All of this is at stake if one of your crew leaves for a rival, but there are steps you can take to reduce the chances of any…
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