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The LastPass Breach Incident: A Tale of Two Sets of Users

Even your best cybersecurity measures can’t render your data perfectly secure.  But you can be almost perfectly secure, if you follow best practices.  We’ll review exactly what’s meant by “best practices” below, but first let’s look at the successful attack on the password management application LastPass – and how differently that attack played out for […]

SeedPod Cyber partners with select TeamLogic IT locations in AZ to bring SMBs Streamlined and Discounted Cyber Insurance

Business can leverage security features to qualify for SeedPod Cyber’s Insurance savings of up to 30%. PHILADELPHIA, PA – January 2023 – SeedPod Cyber is happy to partner with select TeamLogic IT locations in Arizona to provide clients with robust cyber insurance coverage and a trusted source for resources and updates on the cyber insurance marketplace. […]

Is the biggest cybersecurity threat inside your office?

The answer is yes. Here’s why – and specific steps to mitigate the threats.
The truth is that, despite dramatic plot-lines in movies and news stories, the most common cybersecurity threat isn’t from shadowy, skilled hackers, but from all-too-human mistakes and weakness within your organization. 

How to Defend an MSP Against Cyberattack

CISA (The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency) is warning organizations that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could include malicious cyber activity against the U.S. and stated that “evolving intelligence indicates that the Russian Government is exploring options for potential cyberattacks.”

SaaS Applications: the hidden threat in plain sight

Cryptocurrency holdings targeted by HubSpot hackers On March 18, 2022, HubSpot discovered that a bad actor, using a compromised HubSpot employee account, breached almost 30 portals of its clients. The attack seems to have been targeted at HubSpot customers in the cryptocurrency industry.  The companies affected by the breach have said their operations were not affected and they have […]

What the NetD, Verizon, and Cyentia Reports tell us about the present and future state of cyber threats and cyber insurance

The past year has been overwhelming in many ways, but cyber threats really took off and became a primary concern for all businesses, no matter the size. The 2022 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) summarizes four key paths, all of which pervasive and should be a focus for organizations: Credentials, Phishing, Exploiting vulnerabilities, and Botnets. […]

Cyber Insurance- War Exclusions?

In today’s digital age, war also means cyber-war.  Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is likely to result in a multitude of cyber-attacks and many cyber coverage battles. Email attacks from Russia are already on a surge and carriers are carefully looking over their coverage and preparing for this cyber-war. “War exclusion” or “hostile act exclusion” generally […]