Cybersecurity

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How Protected Are Your Passwords?

How Protected Are Your Passwords?

If I asked you to estimate how many passwords you have, what would your guess be? 20? Maybe 30? Chances are you’re lowballing yourself. According to research by NordPass, the average person has 100 passwords. If you’re supporting multiple executives, chances are that...

How to Protect You and Your Executive with Mobile Device Security

How to Protect You and Your Executive with Mobile Device Security

Mobile devices are part of our everyday lives and most admins use one or more at some point during their day. Yet these always-on, always-connected devices are constantly tracking your location, data, and more – which makes them virtual gold mines for hackers. This...

Teach Your Team to Be Smarter About Cybersecurity

Teach Your Team to Be Smarter About Cybersecurity

​This article originally appeared on Lunarline.com and is reprinted here with permission. Updated October 2021. Cybersecurity is no longer an exclusively technical endeavor. From the beginning of the internet, until very recent times, the discipline has been...

Lunarline’s Top 10 Mobile Security Tips

Lunarline’s Top 10 Mobile Security Tips

This article originally appeared on Lunarline.com and is reprinted here with permission. Mobile devices are everywhere – and so are mobile security issues. The Pew Research Center says around 81% of Americans own a smartphone of some type. For many of us, these...

5 Cybersecurity Tips for Administrative Professionals

5 Cybersecurity Tips for Administrative Professionals

Despite all the benefits the internet offers, there’s no denying that it’s often a scary place to be. Data breaches, identity theft, social media hacks – all of these things can wreak havoc on your executive, your company, and ultimately your reputation. As...

Note From Julie: Don’t Be a Victim of the Next Cyberattack!

Note From Julie: Don’t Be a Victim of the Next Cyberattack!

The message was sent to several assistants and support team members in a company’s legal department. It requested confidential information regarding recent company transactions. The email looked like it was from the company’s chief financial officer. It had her name...

Proactively Manage Your Digital Footprint for Career Success

Proactively Manage Your Digital Footprint for Career Success

Almost every aspect of what we do as administrative professionals involves the use of digital, internet-connected devices. Every web search, online purchase, social media post, blog comment, text message, and email we send creates digital footprints that are...

Note From Julie: Put Cybersecurity Safeguards in Place

Note From Julie: Put Cybersecurity Safeguards in Place

When you're married to a paralegal like I am, you hear a lot of stories about lawsuits and court cases of varying impact. A frequent conversation at our house is the practice of keeping your personal and business computing practices separate. With more companies...

Note From Julie: Expanding My Knowledge of Cybersecurity

Note From Julie: Expanding My Knowledge of Cybersecurity

I’ve been learning a lot about cybersecurity this month as I’ve researched this topic for social media posts, articles, and the AdminPro Training Series webinar. With the Equifax data breach being fresh on our minds, I had a lot of questions from a personal...