• Disclaimer: This Network Firewall Device Will Get You 80% Secure!

    Written by: Francesco Trama | Published on: May 4th, 2014

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    Francesco Trama
    Francesco Trama As Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Frank is responsible for the overall operating performance, leading the strategic direction of the company’s products and solutions internally while building technical and business credibility externally as a market-facing thought leader.

    I woke one morning and found this alert in my email: “ON WORLD Press Freedom Day, Saturday May 3, Panama’s TVN channel 2 received another “cyber-attack” on its website (tvn-2.com). The network said that the attacks have gone on continuously for five days leading up to Sunday’s election and a TVN broadcaster has been threatened … Continue reading >>>

  • Pittsburgh: Trib Total Media got DDoS

    Written by: Francesco Trama | Published on: October 11th, 2013

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    Francesco Trama
    Francesco Trama As Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Frank is responsible for the overall operating performance, leading the strategic direction of the company’s products and solutions internally while building technical and business credibility externally as a market-facing thought leader.

    I got this alert today that one of our local media outlets got hit with a possible DDoS. Just a few miles from them sits PacketViper, LLC, something which would have shut down the attacking countries at their port without the need of an global outage. A large volume of Internet traffic overwhelmed Trib Total … Continue reading >>>

  • Costs of Security Breaches

    Written by: Francesco Trama | Published on: September 30th, 2013

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    Francesco Trama
    Francesco Trama As Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Frank is responsible for the overall operating performance, leading the strategic direction of the company’s products and solutions internally while building technical and business credibility externally as a market-facing thought leader.

    The cost of a breach in security to a company can be catastrophic.  According to Ponemon, a single security breach often costs a company more than $500,000, and recent studies have reported that cyber-crime costs the U.S. economy a staggering $100 to $140 billion dollars and half a million jobs. Furthermore, these costs are certainly … Continue reading >>>