CYPFER Fortifies Its Market Advantage Through Another Acquisition, Mayfield

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CYPFER Fortifies Its Market Advantage Through Another Acquisition, Mayfield

CYPFER Fortifies Its Market Advantage Through Another Acquisition, Mayfield   MIAMI / LONDON / TORONTO – February 8, 2024 – Cybersecurity market leader, CYPFER, announced the acquisition of Mayfield, a highly rated cybersecurity firm with a successful track record to fortify its market position and bolstering CYPFER’s competitive advantage.   Mayfield has been dedicated to delivering comprehensive … Continue reading CYPFER Fortifies Its Market Advantage Through Another Acquisition, Mayfield

Generative AI’s Biggest Security Flaw Is Not Easy to Fix

Generative artificial intelligence (AI) is a rapidly developing field with the potential to revolutionize many industries. However, it also poses new security challenges. One of the biggest security flaws in generative AI is that it can be used to create realistic fakes, such as deep fakes and synthetic media. These fakes can be used to … Continue reading Generative AI’s Biggest Security Flaw Is Not Easy to Fix

Cybersecurity for Small Businesses: 7 Best Practices for Securing Your Business Data

Securing your business data is crucial for the protection of your sensitive information and maintaining the trust of your customers. Here are seven best practices for cybersecurity in small businesses: Employee Education and Training: Provide cybersecurity awareness training to your employees, teaching them about common threats such as phishing emails, social engineering, and the importance … Continue reading Cybersecurity for Small Businesses: 7 Best Practices for Securing Your Business Data

What Are The Different Types Of Proper Security Backup

What is a Back Up It is the procedure of making a copy of databases of your computer at another location. A Back is up essential as it safeguards the data of a system at a different location so that in case of some catastrophe or failure of the system, the data is not lost … Continue reading What Are The Different Types Of Proper Security Backup

CYPFER receives multi-million-dollar investment from private equity firm

Toronto, Ontario – December 7, 2021 – CYPFER, a market leader in ransomware consulting and advisory, today announced that it has closed on a substantial multi-million-dollar investment from an international private equity firm. Neither the exact amount of the investment nor its terms were disclosed. “Specifically, the investment will go toward expanding and improving our services including Post-Breach … Continue reading CYPFER receives multi-million-dollar investment from private equity firm

CYPFER Corp launches new website

Toronto, Ontario. – March 1, 2022 – CYPFER, a market leader in Cybersecurity and ransomware recovery advisory, today launched its new website:  www.CYPFER.com CYPFER’s  five key services pillars now offer a robust, experience based portfolio of reactive and proactive offerings include: 1) Cyber-Attack Recovery; 2) Advisory; 3) Cyber Resilience;  4) Digital Executive Protection; and 5) Ransomware Recovery. “In December 2021, CYPFER received … Continue reading CYPFER Corp launches new website

Stephen Hampton appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER

Toronto, Ontario – April 4, 2022 – Veteran sales and cybersecurity guru Stephen Hampton has been appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER  by Founder and President Jason Kotler. As Vice President of Business Development, Stephen Hampton will be responsible for strategy, growth, managing client and partner relationships across the cyber-attack response spectrum including ransomware, as well as the consulting … Continue reading Stephen Hampton appointed Vice President, Business Development of CYPFER

Cyber-Crime Now Faces Seasoned Veteran Heavyweight, Again

Cybersecurity Thought Leader and Guru Daniel Tobok, Re-Enters The Game and Acquires CYPFER TORONTO, ON – May 17, 2022 – CYPFER headquarters announced it has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by Toronto/Miami-based cybersecurity pioneer, innovator and entrepreneur Daniel Tobok.  Upon completion of the transaction, CYPFER will continue to be a privately held company as it … Continue reading Cyber-Crime Now Faces Seasoned Veteran Heavyweight, Again

Cyber Security Just Got Stronger as Iconic Operator Ed Dubrovsky Joins CYPFER

Alongside Cyber Security Juggernaut, CYPFER’s CEO, Daniel Tobok TORONTO / MIAMI – May 25, 2022 – Daniel Tobok, CEO of CYPFER, has appointed Ed Dubrovsky as Managing Director consulting and threat intelligence operations. Dubrovsky is a 30-year veteran of the cybersecurity and technology industries with a unique technical, business, entrepreneurial and educational background. Dubrovsky has helped … Continue reading Cyber Security Just Got Stronger as Iconic Operator Ed Dubrovsky Joins CYPFER

IT World Canada: Cybersecurity in Canada 2019: It was an ‘awesome’ year for attackers

Recently, IT World Canada sat down with Managing Partner and COO Ed Dubrovsky to discuss the state of cybersecurity in 2019 and a look ahead to 2020. Dubrovsky sees some complacency in the attitude of Canadians and organizations. “We’re just accepting this is a risk,” as a result of the almost daily stories of breaches. … Continue reading IT World Canada: Cybersecurity in Canada 2019: It was an ‘awesome’ year for attackers

Celebrating those individuals who have gone above and beyond in 2019

Cypfer was thrilled to honour our best & brightest at the 2019 Cypfer Christmas and Awards Dinner in Toronto, Ontario. The night started off with an exclusive cocktail reception followed by an awards dinner and ceremony. “Our awards are a special time when our people get the opportunity to recognize their colleagues, call out outstanding … Continue reading Celebrating those individuals who have gone above and beyond in 2019

IT World Canada- Ransomware gang behind Maze adds threat of publicizing victim info to list of capabilities

This week, the gang behind the Maze ransomware strain launched a public website listing victims who have yet to pay up, threatening that if no payment is received they will publish the data stolen from those companies for all to see. Ed Dubrovsky, Managing Director of Cyber Breach Response weighed in on the discussion with … Continue reading IT World Canada- Ransomware gang behind Maze adds threat of publicizing victim info to list of capabilities

CTV: TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third-party cyberattacks

A cybersecurity breach at TransUnion has underscored the rising threat of third-party attacks and the difficulty of preventing them. The credit monitoring agency confirmed this week that the personal data of 37,000 Canadians was compromised when someone illegally used a legitimate business customer’s login to access TransUnion data. Daniel Tobok, CEO of Cypfer Inc., said … Continue reading CTV: TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third-party cyberattacks

IT World Canada: Cyber Security Awareness Month: Attackers are hungrier than defenders

IT World Canada recently interviewed Managing Director of Cyber Breach Response Ed Dubrovsky on the importance of understanding the state of cyber security during this important Cyber Security Awareness Month and how organizations should be prepared. Read part of the article below. “According to Ed Dubrovsky, managing director for cyber breach response at the Toronto-based … Continue reading IT World Canada: Cyber Security Awareness Month: Attackers are hungrier than defenders

Ransomware – An introduction and evolving trends

Ransomware attacks are growing more sophisticated by the day. The spelling and grammar issues that once alerted us to phishing emails are all but gone. Today, ransomware technologies are not only more sophisticated but more accessible, too. Just as cybercriminals adjust their attacks based on the changing security landscape, organizations need to be able to … Continue reading Ransomware – An introduction and evolving trends

The Loop: So, you’ve been hacked. Here’s what you should do

Cypfer CEO Daniel Tobok sat down with CTV’s Your Morning to discuss what happens when you’ve been hacked and what steps you should take such as: Credit monitoring Financial statement monitoring Scam prevention Verifying information Read the full article here

CTV Your Morning: So, you’ve been hacked, here’s what you should do

In the wake of the recent Capital One hack that went public, you might be concerned about the safety of your information online. It’s something you probably don’t think about enough – what happens when you’ve been hacked? What are the immediate steps you should take? Security expert and Cypfer CEO Daniel Tobok has the answers … Continue reading CTV Your Morning: So, you’ve been hacked, here’s what you should do

Capital One data breach impacts millions

Capital One says it was hit with a data breach, affecting an estimated 100 million US individuals and approximately 6 million in Canada, according to a press release published Monday July 29, 2019. What do you need to know? Cypfer CEO and cyber expert Daniel Tobok keeps you up to date as the story develops. Capital … Continue reading Capital One data breach impacts millions

Capital One Breach: Q&A with CYPFER CEO Daniel Tobok

In one of the biggest data breaches ever, a hacker gained access to more than 100 million Capital One customers’ accounts and credit card applications earlier this year. Paige Thompson is accused of breaking into a Capital One server and gaining access to 140,000 Social Security numbers, 1 million Canadian Social Insurance numbers and 80,000 … Continue reading Capital One Breach: Q&A with CYPFER CEO Daniel Tobok

Sharing details of mass killings on social media, online gaming sites ‘an emerging trend’: experts

Cypfer CEO Daniel Tobok speaks with Global News Toronto about how social media and online gaming are becoming an emerging trend for people to communicate their messages and discuss heinous activities. Although Tobok doesn’t believe the online video game chat groups are enablers for accused mass killers, he does believe we create better regulation to … Continue reading Sharing details of mass killings on social media, online gaming sites ‘an emerging trend’: experts