The Elephant in the Security Room: Climate Change 

by Tori Thurmond / May 24th, 2023

What does climate change have to do with cybersecurity? According to Chloé Messdaghi, CEO of Global Secure Partners, more than you may think. In April, KirkpatrickPrice had several members attend the 2023 RSA conference to stay up to date on some of the hottest topics in cybersecurity, and we learned that changing climate conditions could have a major effect on the security of organizations around the world.   The Problem  When…

A Brief Overview of AI from RSA 

by Tori Thurmond / May 22nd, 2023

Everyone’s talking about AI and machine learning these days, and that was definitely the case at the 2023 RSA conference at the end of April. We heard about problems with AI, how we can make it better, and how it might affect different industries.   The members of KirkpatrickPrice who attended the conference certainly have a lot to think about, so we wanted to share a few highlights from some of…

RSA from the Eyes of Our IT Team 

by Tori Thurmond / May 17th, 2023

Here at KirkpatrickPrice, we strive for all members of our organization to continuously learn about what’s going on in our ever-evolving industry. Our goal is to educate and empower our clients with the knowledge we learn so you can feel confident that you’re doing everything you can to set your organization up for success.   Recently, we had several members of KirkpatrickPrice attend the 2023 RSA conference in San Francisco, including…

DNS Hijacking Threatens Remote Employees

by Sarah Harvey / April 3rd, 2020

In a recent discovery by Bitdefender, new router DNS (Domain Name System) hijacking attacks have been targeting home routers and redirecting victims to fake coronavirus pages. These attacks have focused on leading people to download applications that are infected with Oski malware. The malware has the ability to extract browser credentials, cryptocurrency wallet passwords, and other valuable information. In a time where many employees are working remotely from home offices,…

Coronavirus Hits Healthcare’s Cyber Readiness

by Sarah Harvey / March 19th, 2020

Healthcare organizations all around the world are fighting the coronavirus pandemic, but they are fighting more than just the virus. While the healthcare industry is focused on public health and patient care, hackers are taking this opportunity to target them with all types of cyber attacks. Has the lack of cyber readiness finally caught up to the healthcare industry? Is it taking a global pandemic for healthcare organizations to face…