Information Security

The Risk of Hackers Wiping Out Your Bank Account. It's Real.


Hackers stole $588,000 when they broke into a corporate bank account of Patco, Mark Patterson’s construction company. Mr. Patterson was surprised to learn that protections he expected to be in place did not apply to business accounts. In the information security community, these types of crimes are called “corporate account

Why Hackers Are Targeting Small Businesses


Hacking computer systems in small businesses is big business for hackers and cyber criminals. Granted, from VISA and MasterCard to Sony, from Citibank to the Veterans Administration, there is a growing list of huge companies that have fallen victim to hackers. Their ranks read like a Who’s Who in American Business. Generally,