February 26, 2019 | Corsica Technologies

South Carolina Insurance Data Security Act: A Guide to Compliance

Effective as of January 1, 2019, the South Carolina Insurance Data Security Act (the “Act”), (2017 S.C. Act No 171, R. 184, H. 4655), was signed into law on May 3, 2018 by Governor Henry McMaster.  This made South Carolina the first state in the nation to pass legislation modeled on the National Association of […]

February 15, 2019 | Corsica Technologies

GDPR Data Protection Guide

In a previous article, I reviewed several critical GDPR requirements.  In this article, I want to discuss the Data Protection mandate. Data Protection is Your Responsibility GDPR requires organizations to implement “appropriate” technical and organizational measures to protect data and detect data breaches.  Instead of defining acceptable security controls, GDPR uses this tricky term to […]

February 8, 2019 | Corsica Technologies

GDPR Information

GDPR 4 four little letters that spell BIG headaches for American companies that do business or partner with companies overseas.  It should be a serious concern for these organizations, and it doesn’t look like it is going away anytime soon.  If you need proof, just ask Google which was fined $57 million for breaching GDPR […]

February 8, 2019 | Corsica Technologies

6 Reasons Why Businesses Should Upgrade to Windows 10

In less than a year, January 14, 2020, four of Microsoft’s operating systems will be reaching their End of Life: Windows Server 2008 R2, Exchange 2010, Windows SBS 2011, and most notably, Windows 7. Meaning, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates, customer service, or even technical support for those products. They will still be […]

February 1, 2019 | Corsica Technologies

Security Service Providers: What Organizations Look For

According to an October 2018 cybersecurity report by FutureWatch, organizations have made their needs clear about what they need from security providers. Technical Capabilities According to the research, 63% of organizations consider technical ability the most important attribute of a security provider.  For those of us in the security industry, ability is critical because it […]