THE 10 BIGGEST DATA BREACHES OF 2022 (SO FAR)

July 5th, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “THE 10 BIGGEST DATA BREACHES OF 2022 (SO FAR)”

“Sometimes less is more, as is the case when it comes to data breaches thus far in 2022!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


There is some good news and bad news regarding data breaches thus far in 2022. The good news is the number of victims per cyberattack appears to be down compared to last year’s data breach numbers thus far in 2022. However, the bad news is that the actual number of reported incidents of data breaches has increased by 14 percent, to 404, during the first quarter of 2022, compared to the same period in 2021, according to data from the Identify Theft Research Center.

In this article for crn.com, author Jay Fitzgerald serves up insights into the numbers and a rundown of the top 10 breaches so far in 2022.


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6 Big iPadOS 16 Upgrades Aimed At Remote Workers

June 27th, 2022 Posted by Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “6 Big iPadOS 16 Upgrades Aimed At Remote Workers”

“iPadOS 16 just made life better for remote workers! Check out the new features to see how your remote work experience can improve!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Big productivity news for iPad users from Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference! At the conference, the company unveiled iPadOS 16, its latest and greatest operating system for the Apple tablet line. This is exciting news as this new iOS aims to make life easier and more productive for remote enterprise workers using their M-1-powered tablets. New collaboration tools and other new features include an improved association with the FreeForm app and Stage Manager, new mail smart tools, and more! For the ins and outs of the latest iOS for tablets, check out this piece by Shane Snider for crn.com.


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Top 5 physical security threats of 2022

June 23rd, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Top 5 physical security threats of 2022”

“To make informed decisions, you should be aware of the top physical threats to your organization and the solutions available to protect against them.”

Glenn Baruck, DigiTek Security


As we have all witnessed recently, physical security has become increasingly important to organizations in the U.S. and worldwide. Business owners and organizational directors must plan for physical security threats and provide training, tools and solutions to help their teams feel more safe and secure.

This piece by security and technology expert Ryan Schonfeld for securitymagazine.com reveals the top 5 physical security threats of 2022 and solutions organizations should consider to help protect themselves, their facilities and teams.


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RSA Conference: Most Dangerous Cybersecurity Threats In 2022

June 20th, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “RSA Conference: Most Dangerous Cybersecurity Threats In 2022”

“It helps to know what you’re up against to be properly prepared. This list is an excellent start.”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


According to Ed Skoudis and his colleagues at the SNAN Institute, 2022 has been such an active year for cybersecurity incidents that they could have come up with a list of the 50 top cybersecurity threats of 2022. Instead, they opted to refine these to the five major categories of cyberthreats for 2022.

If you want to know what you’re up against, familiarize yourself and prepare for the threats on this list.


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It’s time for SMBs to protect against ransomware

June 13th, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “It’s time for SMBs to protect against ransomware”

“If you are a small business owner, please read. SMBs accounted for 82% of cyberattacks in 2021!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Small business owners often do not have cyberattacks and ransomware on the top of their lists as critical concerns. Usually, sales, rent salaries and other business needs take top billing. Unfortunately, according to author Jerry Hsieh of securitymagazine.com, this needs to change! In this article, Hsieh tells us that over 80% of ransomware attacks in 2021 were on SMBs, letting us know the five most common security mistakes made by small businesses and how to fix them!


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Four disruptions to plan for in the event of severe weather

June 13th, 2022 Posted by Security & Surveillance, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (SMBs), Technology 0 thoughts on “Four disruptions to plan for in the event of severe weather”

“Preparation for severe weather disruptions may be the most important planning process you undertake for your organization and employees!”

Glenn Baruck, The eDot Family of Companies


Weather-related disruptions can cripple an organization as severely or even more so than technical disruptions. In 2021 there were 20 different weather and climate-related disasters that each cost the U.S. one billion dollars or more, just two events shy of the record set in 2020. Last week we featured insights on the 2022 hurricane season and how organizations can prepare for the severe summer weather that often makes its way to the Midwest following a tropical storm or hurricane making landfall on one of our coastlines.

In this article, author Staci Saint-Preux for securitymagazine.com identifies four of the most critical disruptions businesses and organizations should plan for in the event of severe weather.


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