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Ransomware: prevention is better than cure

If you’ve been following recent news stories about ransomware attacks, you might be feeling pretty nervous about clicking links or attachments in emails. The idea that just one click can set an attack in motion is enough to make any of us sweat.

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Small cyber security choices, big consequences

Understanding good cyber security practices — like using long and unique passwords and two-factor authentication — can go a long way to keeping you safer online, but no matter how good your knowledge is, sometimes it’s still hard to know which practices are most helpful in particular situations.

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Taking the lead with cyber security awareness

It’s hard to define what makes a person a great leader, but what we can say with certainty is that it’s not an easy task. Using their social influence, leaders need to motivate teams towards achieving their common goals.

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Meet our new sibling: SafeAdvisory

As SafeStack Academy continues to grow, we’re excited to announce the launch of our sibling company: SafeAdvisory. This will be the new home of all our advisory and consultancy services.

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Making sense of cyber security news

Cyber security media coverage tends to focus on stories about risks and cyber attacks.

Scrolling around for our daily dose of tech news helps keep us informed about current vulnerabilities, attacks, and scam tactics, sure — but sometimes it can be a bit unnerving. That’s why it’s important we examine what we read and ask questions as we go.

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PCI DSS compliance and the rise of credit cards

“Cash or card?”


It’s a familiar question posed by millions of retail workers every day. Cashless transactions have increased at an astounding rate, especially over the past two decades.

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How SafeStack Academy is helping to make security for everyone in 2021

2020 was a big year that a lot of us would probably like to forget. 

It was hard but rewarding for our team — hard because 2020, and rewarding because we took a significant step in our mission of security for everyone.

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