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PKI Solutions In the News

HelpNet Security PKI
August 9, 2021

Why ransomware is such a threat to critical infrastructure

A recent spike in large-scale ransomware attacks has highlighted the vulnerabilities in the nation’s critical infrastructure and the ease with which their systems can be breached.

PKI Solutions Healthcare Cyberattack
July 31, 2021

How to Protect Against the Next Healthcare Hack

As ransomware attacks against organizations, including healthcare, around the word increase in prevalence and sophistication, the question many healthcare CIOs and CISOs should be asking themselves is: “What’s next?” 

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July 15, 2021

Securing your systems for long-term hybrid work

When widespread shutdowns forced an overnight shift to remote work, financial services companies made rapid-fire adjustments ...

HelpNet Security PKI
March 20, 2020

Overcoming crypto assessment challenges to improve quantum readiness

Quantum computing won’t spell the end to encryption if enterprises take necessary steps...

March 5, 2020

Paul's Security Weekly

Mark Cooper joins the crew at Paul's Security Weekly (Episode #642) to talk about SHAKEN/STIR and the fight against robocalls and caller-id spoofing.

Security Info PKI
January 23, 2020

Preparing Your Enterprise For a Post-Quantum Future

The advent of quantum computing won’t spell the end to encryption as we know it, if enterprises take the necessary steps to prepare...

December 9, 2019

Interview with CBC News: The National

Mark Cooper is interviewed regarding the CRTC requirement for telecom companies to implement technology that allows people to verify to reduce phone scams.

Los Angeles Times PKI
November 22, 2019

Interview with David Lazarus of The LA Times

Column: We’re swamped with 182 million robocalls a day. Is a solution finally here?

Newsroom PKI Solutions
November 12, 2019

SHAKEN/STIR: Finally! A Solution to Caller ID Spoofing?

The ubiquitous Caller ID hasn't changed much over the years, but the technology to exploit it has exploded. That may be about to change.

July 17, 2019

Interview with KPTV 12 News

Popular FaceApp craze raises privacy concerns. Mark Cooper is interviewed about National Security, privacy concerns and growing risks of deep fakes.

May 21, 2019

Interview with KPTV 12 News

WiFi passwords hacked at local coffee shop, security compromised. Mark Cooper is interviewed about security and authentication protections for businesses.

Cyber Oregon PKI
March 27, 2019

12 Ways to Get a Handle on Secrets Management

The modern identity landscape is filled with secrets, yet organizations are challenged with storing, managing, and protecting them.

Security Info PKI
March 26, 2019

What is Wrong with IoT Security Today?

The list of Internet of Things (IoT) is growing quickly, and so are the security concerns. Currently, most IoT devices have poor security in place...

Security Info PKI
February 8, 2019

Correctly Deploying a PKI Solution

With new threats to data emerging, public key infrastructure (PKI) has become an increasingly larger part of enterprises’ information security and risk management strategies...

Security Boulevard PKI
January 17, 2019

PKI Deployment: The 10 Definitive Answers

Public key infrastructure (PKI) is more important than ever, as organizations are doing a less-than-stellar job protecting their users’ data from inadvertent exposure...

Newsroom PKI Solutions
December 17, 2018

Shhhhh! The Secret to Secrets Management

Companies need to take a centralized approach to protecting confidential data and assets. Here are 12 ways to get a handle on the problem. Organizations in all industries have secrets that need to be protected...

Cyber Oregon PKI
December 13, 2018

Cryptocurrency and the Need for Trust

For the first time in modern history, our civilization is on the verge of a new concept in monetary transactions with cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency could be hugely disruptive to many industries and could...

Newsroom PKI
November 26, 2018

Threats and Encryption in 2019, a Q&A

What data privacy concerns await enterprises in 2019? What encryption will enterprises need to employ? What threats will they face? To gain some valuable perspective on these questions, we spoke to Mark B. Cooper...

Newsroom PKI
November 11, 2018

Digital Currency and the Need for Trust

For the first time in modern history, our civilization is on the verge of a new concept in monetary transactions with cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency could be hugely disruptive to many industries...

Security Boulevard PKI
November 5, 2018

The Evolving Sense of Trust in the Age of Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency could completely change the money transfer services industries, but we need trust to be at the cornerstone before it can gain wide acceptance and be legitimized. 

Security PKI Solutions
November 1, 2018

How to Make Informed Risk Management Decisions about What to Store in the Cloud

With cyber threats evolving, cloud servers are a major target and more than 80 percent of organizations store their information in the public cloud...

Newsroom PKI
September 10, 2018

Cloud Insecurity: The Need for Stronger Identity Management

With cloud usage growing exponentially, are we asking enough questions about cloud security for organizations to make informed risk management decisions?

Guy Using Walk Up ATM PKI
August 15, 2018

Interview with The Astorian: Skimming over security

The Daily Astorian newspaper interviews Mark B Cooper regarding recently discovered local ATM credit card skimming and consumer tips for protecting their ATM and credit cards.

Newsroom PKI
July 9, 2018

Boost Security in Your Organization with Tactical Two-Factor Authentication

For business applications, two-factor authentication is a must and can provide significant security improvements beyond passwords.

Newsroom PKI
May 14, 2018

PKI Explained: Why it is Necessary and Relevant Now More Than Ever

Unauthorized access, unsigned applications (malware) and unsecured email. What can help prevent these top 3 cyberthreats impacting organizations today?

Cyber Oregon PKI
April 11, 2018

Stay Safer Online with Two-Factor Identification

In a well-intentioned effort to help us stay safer online, most online sites and services that involve a login to protect sensitive or personal data and information are now encouraging...

iPhone Lock Screen PKI
March 28, 2018

4 Questions on BYOD Culture with Mark Cooper of PKI Solutions

Bring-your-own-devices culture (BYOD) is sweeping enterprises around the world, bringing a flood of innovations and cybersecurity concerns.

Arm Technology Tree PKI
March 28, 2018

3 Questions on the Internet of Things (IOT) with Mark Cooper of PKI Solutions

The Internet of Things has proven a recurring security challenge in the modern workplace, as the devices typically lack any sort of security platform.

Portland Business Journal PKI Solutions
Feb 12, 2018

Oregon Cybersecurity Experts Issue Predictions for 2018

Cybersecurity catastrophes like Equifax’s massive data breach, which exposed the personal information of more than 145 million people, may be behind us, but it’s clear...

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