Firewall Problems and Solutions

Clark Quinn

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

The importance of general cyber security awareness

OpenSesame

Given that, it’s no surprise that phishing prevention usually plays a big role in organizational security awareness training. In order for our security awareness programs to be as successful as possible, they need to mitigate every threat–not just the ones with top billing.

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The Weakest Link in Cyber Security

HCMguru

Of course, we have firewalls and security software but as it has been already pointed out, the most vulnerable point in this situation is your workforce and they have to be taught how to tackle the attacks on your company’s cyber presence. Learning Cyber Security HCMguru

What To Include In Your Company’s First Security Training

Dan Keckan

With cyber scams like social engineering on the rise, firewalls and antivirus programs are nowhere near enough to protect sensitive data. In-depth security awareness and training is your best shot to defend your company against cybercrime. Learning Management Systems eLearning Security eLearning Security Tips LMS Security Mobile Learning Security

Firewall Problems and Solutions

Tony Karrer

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

How Can Businesses Ensure Cloud Platform Security?

Hurix Digital

The transition to the cloud has, therefore, brought to the forefront the issue of cloud platform security. The old method of adding static walls to on-site IT assets don’t work for cloud, implying that cloud platform security needs a more robust approach. Some companies make the mistake of assuming that the basic cloud platform security they have is good enough. How to ensure cloud platform security for your business? Related Read: Top 8 Cloud Security Best Practices.

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

Tools - A Summary - was general consensus around: Software as a Service is Great for Learning Professionals inside Corporations Firewall restrictions still pose a problem for SOME services Security is a concern, but generally should not stop use The reason that Software as a Service is so attractive is that it is often hard to get Corporate IT to spend time on getting even simple software packages set-up and even harder to get them to agree to support these packages.

Surprise! Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features

Knowledge Guru

That means players can access it on a company intranet or behind a firewall, if you’d like. Your Games Just Got More Secure. You can now choose between a Low, Medium and High security setting: Low Security: Players may register on the website without restriction. Medium Security: When players register on the website, they are sent an verification link to the email they provided.

Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

Addressing this IT cloud security challenge is a two-fold challenge. Changing Roles of IT Professionals First, while cloud computing and SaaS business models can enable IT organizations to lower infrastructure costs and enable more agility to support customers, they are fundamentally changing the roles of many IT and IT security professionals. Not so long ago, IT security staff worked to protect the organization’s IT perimeter.

Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. This post discusses the security concerns associated with mobile learning and ways to overcome them. Technology experts say most third party mobile apps do not use secure connections for data access. Install Security Apps.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin

LifterLMS

Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kathy shares her story of entering the WordPress security space and several tips and tricks for online course creators to help protect their platforms. Security is incredibly important. Website security is like an insurance plan. Kathy Zant: Security is incredibly important.

Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

In this case, it is likely that sensitive data will be stored and controlled by the SaaS provider and used by an organization’s customers or partners so that the data never comes in contact with the organization’s network, firewalls, or any other security device or process controlled by the organization. So how does an organization extend its security policies and controls to public clouds and SaaS applications?

Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. Use these briefings to remind people what a security threat looks like and update them on recent developments in the field of cybersecurity. You may want to consider working with an outside security firm for these sorts of tests. Security at work and at home. Appoint cyber security advocates who can focus on keeping their coworkers trained and motivated.

How to Get HIPAA Certification

Coggno

It is vital for companies that deal with protected health information (PHI) to have effective and stringent security measures in place to ensure that they are HIPAA compliant. All staff members must keep documents with PHI in a secure location.

Fastest Growing Jobs in America: Information Security Analyst

OpenSesame

With recent security disasters such as the Heartbleed Bug and the Target Security Breach , the need for strong information security has never been more pressing. Fortunately, there is a small but quickly growing group of people trained to safeguard our data, thwart cyber security threats, and create and install defensive software. These cyber heroes are known as information security analysts. Becoming an Information Security Analyst. Network Security.

5 Critical security issues that can occur in a web application

Xpertcube

Most of the web development companies are not concerned about web security until a security breach has occurred. SQL injection attacks can also bypass application security measures. Investing in a good Web application firewall will shoo away hackers from exploiting your website. Investing in a good WAF also helps to secure your web application against XSS attacks.

Cybersecurity and COVID-19: Preventing Organizational Risks with an At-Home Workforce

Interactive Services

In the wake of COVID-19, more people are working from home, and companies are scrambling to create and strengthen security protocols in a short and unexpected timeframe. Phishing represents an overwhelming number of cyberattacks as evidenced by the latest numbers from CSO, which states that phishing attacks represent over 80% of security incidents in global organizations. Here cybercriminals use stolen passwords to access secure business data by simply logging in as real users.

Top 5 Cloud Management Challenges And Tips to Overcome Them

Hurix Digital

Security and Privacy . Keeping confidential data safe and secure is among the topmost priorities for businesses. Cloud security essentially refers to a set of robust technologies to safeguard data. . Related Read: How Can Businesses Ensure Cloud Platform Security?

Your Team for the Win?

Litmos

We all like to believe that our firewalls are secure, our devices are encrypted, our staff is smart on social media, and are aware of the dangers of phishing emails , but even in a perfect world, something will slip through the cracks. According to the Center for Internet Security, you should have: Inventory of authorized and unauthorized devices. Secure configurations for hardware and software on mobile devices, laptops, workstations and servers.

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When Does a Cloud-based LMS Make Sense?

Living in Learning

There was something about having my own staff running my own servers behind my own firewall that provided a sense of security and control. To an extent it did, and the IT staff would be the first to man the ramparts to fight off having anything living outside the firewall – much less allowing anyone outside to get into our systems. I feel their concern, and I respect the need to protect the network and data resources behind the firewall.

Game On: Training Employees To Battle Cyberattacks

The Game Agency

Aside from a strong firewall, the most important way to prevent future attacks is to train employees. Information security company Shred-it found that 47% of business leaders blame human error and negligence for their security breaches. Recently, Intuit set out to teach 3,000 employees its latest set of security protocols. The game allows each player to learn about Amazon Web Services (AWS) security protocols.

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How to Design Cybersecurity Training for Employees: 4 Best Practices

Absorb LMS

Non-technical employees are the frontline defense against many categories of security threat, including phishing, social engineering, inadvertent data exposure and physical tampering or theft. Humans are less predictable than the technology your organization uses to prevent cybercrime, like firewalls. Exceeding regulatory requirements for annual training could significantly improve employee retention of information and secure behavior.

Virtual Classroom Adoption – The Four Stages of Change

InSync Training

Organizations spend more time worrying about firewalls, security, hardware, and software (important topics all) than they think about adoption and usability. Adopting, and excelling at, the virtual classroom is much more about attitudinal change than it is about implementing technology. Ultimately, people need to BELIEVE that the virtual classroom will work.

Phish on!

Litmos

Healthcare has worked to create processes for disallowing access by third party contractors, encrypted their devices and strengthened their firewalls, but the hackers are finding the weak link – email. Healthcare SecurityPunxsutawney Phil may have seen his shadow, predicting six more weeks of winter, but Phishing Season is on!

Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning

G-Cube

However, this trend comes with its own set of challenges and Security is the top concern that most organizations have with the policy of BYOD. The solution is to not ban the policy of BYOD but put up measures to ensure the security of corporate data – across the multiple devices that the employee uses to access the data. Passwords, Firewalls and Encryption: The platform of corporate learning is the enterprise Learning Management System for most organizations.

[Part I] How to Understand and Improve Your Moodle LMS Performance

eAbyas Info Solutions

Secondly, the network issues such as DNS, networking files, firewalls, etc. And finally, the firewalls and security tools have to be in sync with the software and the hardware to run the system smoothly.

8 Cybersecurity best practices to keep your small business safe online

Matrix

According to a report by Keeper Security , more than half of small businesses could go bankrupt after being targeted by cybercriminals. However, if the business has a solid foundation in place by adopting some standard security procedures and tools, then it can certainly take on those challenges in a proper manner. Read more: The role of L&D in developing a culture of security at work. The security of every website starts with an SSL certificate.

How to Be CyberSmart in a COVID-19 World

Avilar

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month , established in 2004 as a broad effort to help all Americans stay safer and more secure online. Here’s how COVID is influencing cybersecurity – and what we can all do to help keep our companies, workforces, and families more cyber-secure this year.

cp 8 not recording background

Adobe Captivate

I rolled back the most recent Windows, non-security updates. This issue occurs with or without admin access, and with or without firewall blocks. I am recording an application e using cp 8.0.3.290. Recently, the program stopped recording the background of the application. The filmstrip below is an example. You can see what the library shows below for a bad background (#1) and a good background (#3). I cannot edit, edit, import, or otherwise fix the background.

Engage in Learning Launches Learning Materials to Help Prevent Card Fraud

Engage in Learning

While this might appear to offer increasing opportunities for card fraud, these opportunities are being minimised by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) – and by related learning materials, such as those launched recently by Engage in Learning. Complying with PCI DSS means that an organisation is doing its best to keep its customers’ information safe, secure and out of the hands of those who could use that data in a fraudulent way.

70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

Challenge to Learn

You can’t use user generated learning for compliance training or security training. With compliance training and security training you have to be able to prove that your employees know the rules. That is not secure! Content in the cloud is a big security risk, ready to be hacked. I’m afraid nothing in this world is a 100% secure but I truly do believe that our SaaS solution is more secure than most ‘behind the firewall’ solutions.

The Importance of People in Risk Management

Unicorn Training

If your data is secure, ongoing GDPR compliance is a natural by-product. But GDPR is basically just good data protection behaviour, which is inextricably linked with an organization’s cyber security approach.“Regardless Regardless of their role or responsibilities, you need to help your people become your greatest information security asset by embedding and sustaining cyber resilient behaviour. However, firewalls, encryption and anti-viruses will only get you so far.

Employees Avoiding Corporate Barriers

Nick Leffler

If an organization must secure themselves by putting up barriers, before erecting those barriers, other equally effective ways for employees to get their work done should be in place. Even a barrier as small as needing to sign into a firewall is big enough to make an employee avoid security measures. Long before any barriers or security measure can be put into effect, money needs to be invested at providing another solution that’s just as good or better.

Here’s How You Can Reduce WordPress Website Maintenance Effort by 79%

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

And is highly recommended to improve the website’s overall security. 3 Security issues could creep up. Here’s something staging sites can’t get a hold of – security issues. As mentioned, theme or plugin updates are meant to make the system more secure.

5 Tips for Accelerating Channel Partner Training Success

Cloudshare

Each prospect has their own unique environment, as well as considerations of security, networking, cloud partners, and infrastructure. Research shows that the right channel partner training technology can shorten sales cycles by 28% while helping 13% more sales reps reach their sales quota.

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The 5 Types Of Cyber Attacks To Protect Against In 2018

Your Training Edge

The unfortunate reality is that many IoT devices are riddled with security holes which smart hackers can slip through, usually without notice. Sites from HBO to Etsy to Fox News and PayPal were affected, and eventually led to an investigation by the Department of Homeland Security. For example, hackers often launch these attacks in the wake of legitimate security breaches. When it comes to web security, don’t settle for half-measures.

L&D: Learning and Dystopia

Association eLearning

I tried to talk IT into letting you project in but the firewall is the firewall, no exceptions for non-personnel.”. “It’s But if the vaguely-worded debriefing they’d secure-sent me was any indication I wasn’t sure if I wanted see. An elevator ride and several security check points later, we arrived at our destination, a windowed hallway that smelled of the metal shavings that hinted at recent refurbishment.