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Should pentest exercises be performed? Why? How often? When it comes to cybersecurity, nobody is immune to the risks. Penetration testing is a cybersecurity technique that mimics a cyber attack to identify and exploit vulnerabilities throughout an organization’s on-premise and/or cloud systems. Some of the most important penetration testing methodologies and standards include OWASP, MASVS…

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Should pentest exercises be performed? Why? How often?

When it comes to cybersecurity, nobody is immune to the risks. Organizations of all sizes, from major international corporations like Sony and eBay to small, independently-owned local businesses, need to be vigilant about emerging threats. A common refrain throughout the industry is that there are only three types of companies: those that have been hacked,…

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Flugel Partners with Vanta to improve Security and Compliance Monitoring Capabilities

Late last month, California-based managed IT provider Flugel entered into a new service partnership with Vanta, a specialized tool that automates the security monitoring of compliance standards like SOC 2, HIPPA, and ISO 27001, among others. Initiated as part of the company’s long-standing commitment to Security & Compliance, this strategic partnership will ensure that Flugel’s…

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5 strategic benefits to relying on IT providers with tech certifications

There are lots of factors to consider when evaluating potential new tech partnerships. You want to work with providers who are honest, trustworthy, and transparent, but you also need to make sure that they have the skills, capabilities, and qualifications required to get the job done. There’s also turnaround time, availability, communication, experience, and flexibility…

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SOC2, ISO, GDPR, CCPA, NIST, HIPAA, and others: Are they related?

In an industry that is increasingly saturated with security standards and regulations, it is important to know their scope, applicability, and how they relate to each other. Compliance, whether voluntary or mandatory, will depend on the type of company and/or its residence. Below is a general vision of the majority of security standards, regulations, and…