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Mark Stone

Mark Stone is a Hubspot-certified content marketing writer specializing in technology, business, and entertainment. He is a regular contributor to Forbes BrandVoice and Dell Technologies Perspectives and also helps a large Canadian telecom with sales and technical documentation. Earlier in his career, he was a CISSP network security analyst for the government. Mark lives in beautiful Kelowna, BC with his wife and two black cats. He may or may not watch too much TV.

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We Need to Talk About NIST’s Dropped Password Management Recommendations

NIST has changed its long-standing recommendations for password management, favoring minimal user friction over complexity requirements and regular password updates.

6 Common Myths That Could Be Holding Back Your Cybersecurity Awareness Efforts

To improve the company's overall cyber resilience posture, security leaders must promote a culture of cybersecurity awareness from the top down. They can start by debunking these six common myths.

Bringing It All Back Home: Why You Should Apply Enterprise Network Security Policies to Your Smart Home

As threat actors increasingly target IoT devices to spread malware and facilitate DDoS attacks, it's crucial to establish network security policies for your home IT just as you would at work.

What Are the Risks and Rewards Associated With AI in Healthcare?

While the use of AI in healthcare promises to improve visibility and implementation, there are serious risks associated with the emerging technology if misused by staff or abused by threat actors.

Legal AI: How Machine Learning Is Aiding — and Concerning — Law Practitioners

Law firms tasked with analyzing mounds of data can vastly improve their efficiency by using legal AI tools.

Managing Enterprise Security Risk on Vacation

Enterprise data and devices require additional safeguarding wherever your employee takes them — especially on vacation. Some basic user education can greatly reduce security risk.

How Will Healthcare Cybersecurity Issues Impact Acquisitions?

Healthcare cybersecurity is now the primary concern during acquisitions in this expanding industry. Business owners can take proactive steps to secure digital infrastructure before issues arise.

Fight Fire With Fire: How AI Plays a Role in Both Stopping and Committing DDoS Attacks

When the machine learning technology cyber defenders use to stop DDoS attacks inevitably falls into the hands of malicious actors, which side will win?

Is Corporate VPN Security Dead?

Corporate VPN security still plays a vital role in protecting enterprise networks, but it is no longer sufficient to prevent unauthorized third-party or privileged access on its own.

Addressing the Massive Cybersecurity Skills Gap: Where Do We Begin?

According to a recent report, there are an estimated 350,000 open cybersecurity jobs in the U.S. What are our options for addressing this massive gap?