8 Major Types of Penetration Testing

8 Major Types of Penetration Testing

  In 2020, the average cost to businesses that experienced a data breach was $150 million. And with hacking via attack vectors making up over half of the world’s most recent data breaches worldwide (the other half is made up of phishing and malware), the threat...
Common Network Vulnerabilities & Cyber Security Threats

Common Network Vulnerabilities & Cyber Security Threats

With an increasing reliance on remote work and digital communication, businesses are facing more cyber security risks than ever before—and closing your network vulnerabilities is the key to minimizing that risk. Take ransomware, for instance (just one of the types of...

Are We More Vulnerable to Hackers?

January 14, 2021, “Are we more vulnerable to hackers?” Donald McLaughlin, Lead Consultant of Cornerstone Partners (CP Cyber) describes how complexity in technology can lead to issues and notes how disclosure requirements make it seem as if attacks are more...

Spike in COVID-19 cases forcing to work from home

November 9, 2020, “Spike in COVID-19 cases forcing more Coloradans to work from home” Donald McLaughlin, Lead Consultant of Cornerstone Partners (CP Cyber) notes common pitfalls that can lead to compromises in your company’s security. He answers...

CP Cyber tests passwords, finds crucial errors

July 14, 2020, “Local security firm tests passwords, finds crucial errors” Fox 31 News asked us how short, guessable passwords lead to breaches and hacked personal accounts. Brian Cather, lead consultant, provides some real world stories, and describes how...

Fear and anxiety spread online misinformation

June 15, 2020, “Fear and anxiety spread online misinformation” Denver 7 News warns viewers to be weary of misinformation mistakenly being spread via social media. Donald McLaughlin from CP Cyber provides several tips on checking the sources of the...