Nick Kael

A cybersecurity expert with over 20 years of experience in web technologies, architecture, infrastructure, networking and dev environments, Nick is responsible for solution management, technology strategy and technology partnerships. Nick was previously Symantec Group CTO for Global Service Providers, following his tenure as Director of the Chief Architect Team for Channel and Service Providers at Zscaler and an earlier position in the Symantec CTO organization. His certifications include CEH7, CCSK, BCCPP, Bluecoat Blue Knight, MCSE + Security, CCDP, CCNA, CCSA, VTP5 and VTSP5.

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What Lawyers Need to Do to Defend Their Clients and Themselves from Cyber Risk

Given the centrality of trust in the relationships between law firms and their clients, law firms are frequent and attractive targets for cyberattacks.

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Stolen Cookies Enabling Financial Fraud

In recently reported Adversary-in-the-Middle attacks, hackers bypass MFA by using session cookies that they illicitly extract from HTTPs requests, via reverse proxies.

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Reducing Compliance Risk with Web Application Isolation (WAI)

Regulated industries like healthcare and financial services are facing an increasingly complex regulatory environment.

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Securing Your Business from the OWASP Top Web App Security Risks

OWASP®, the Open Web Application Security Project®, recently updated their list of the Top 10 Web Application Security Risks.

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CISA Extends Recommendations for Securing Web Browsers to Non-Federal Organizations

Roughly a year after issuing recommendations for federal agencies on securing web browsers from malvertising and other web-based threats, CISA has issued similar recommendations for non-federal organizations.

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Protecting Against Multi-Factor Authentication Hacks

Multifactor authentication is a valuable best practice for cybersecurity. But proper configuration is key: Be sure that poor implementation does not leave pathways open for attack.

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Tracking 2022 Cyber Threat Trends

IBM's analysis of the the billions of cyberattacks conducted in 2021 yields a wealth of insight and information on trends to watch out for in 2022. Take heed!

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Ericom Customers Boost the Company’s Net Promoter Score Once Again

Ericom’s Net Promoter Score (NPS) reports that its 2021 score of 53 is very strong and shows continued growth from 40 in 2019, to 50 in 2020.

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CTOs Talk Cybersecurity

A recent survey of over 500 CTOs across four continents revealed a lot of interesting information and insights.

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Lessons Learned from Ireland’s Healthcare System Ransomware Attack

To its credit, Ireland’s Health Service Executive (HSE) had PWC conduct an independent review of the ransomware attack on its systems and shared the report. Here’s what we learned.

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