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Learn more about the types of threats facing retail organizations and how data discovery is essential for effective crisis response.


Public WIFI Security: What Are You Sharing?

The Echosec Team June 14, 2016 Cyber Security
An interesting read from Maurits Martijn exploring public WiFi security reveals just how easy it is for a skilled hacker to exploit you and ruin your life if they so choose. Read More

5 Tools To Improve Smartphone Security

The Echosec Team May 25, 2016 Cyber Security, General, Privacy
Since the dawn of the smartphone, it seems as if digital communication has become more common than face-to-face interactions. It is not uncommon for one person to have two computers, a tablet, and a smartphone. Read More

What Is Hacking? How Does It Work?

Jason Jubinville April 13, 2016 Cyber Security, Brand Protection
It’s safe to assume that, in the internet era, all organizations and services will be targeted by malicious hackers sooner or later. It's not a matter of if, it's a matter of when. Read More

Eyewitness Accounts And Breaking News: Perception Is Everything

The Echosec Team March 02, 2016 Emergency Response, Journalism, OSINT
Our perceptions are as unique as our fingerprints. Journalists know first-hand that eyewitness accounts are not objective. When news breaks, each eyewitness will have a different view of what they’ve seen or experienced. Read More

Workplace Security: 4 Things Your Employees Should Stop Doing On Social Media

The Echosec Team January 25, 2016 Brand Protection, Social Media Monitoring, Corporate Security
You Are What You Tweet...   Businesses are built and lost on reputation. Workplace security has always been a concern, but these days more than ever, social media plays a pivotal role in bolstering or damaging the reputation of your company. Read More

What Is Tor And The Deep Web?

The Echosec Team January 06, 2016 Asset Management, Cyber Security, OSINT, Brand Protection
Updated Oct 24 2019 The Deep Web is Where All the Criminals Hang Out, Right? Well, yes and no. To really understand what the deep web is, it helps to talk about what the Internet actually is. Read More

The Rise Of The Citizen Journalist

The Echosec Team December 08, 2015 Journalism, OSINT, Geofencing
Citizen Journalism has risen to new heights. With a growing number of new media technology companies releasing software, which help the public in collecting up to the minute news, it’s no wonder that your “average Jane or Joe” has an opinion on what is happening in our world today. Read More

How Intelligence Agencies Are Using Social Media

The Echosec Team October 27, 2015 OSINT, Social Media Monitoring
Updated: Jan 22, 2020 Read More

Geo-Social Trends To Watch In Finance

The Echosec Team September 23, 2015 Asset Management
If your dollars depend on instant information, you need your fingers on the global pulse. By: Karl Swannie (@KarlSwannie) and David Morgan (@Where_IsDave) The best way to monitor and engage the pulse of financial trends is through crowd-sourced information. Billions of posts are made daily to social media that offer real-time data on world activities. Amazingly, this.. Read More

Protecting Yourself Against Identity Theft In A Highly Social World

The Echosec Team September 22, 2015 Executive Protection, Brand Protection
Updated: Jan 22, 2020 Do you remember the infamous Ashley Madison hack? In July 2015, countless families were broken apart by a data breach targeted at the extra-marital-affair-enabling website. The hack exposed over 25 GB of site data, including personal information about Ashley Madison users. This is one of many data breaches revealing how personal information, which.. Read More
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