Facebook and Cambridge Analytica: Quick Facts

By Guest Writer, Hogan Injury

For the past few weeks, we have been seeing headlines regarding Facebook and Cambridge Analytica, and you might be wondering what the fuss is all about. The details can be intimidating and make it hard for most people to fully understand what really went on and how it affects Facebook users, which comprise a third of the world population. The following bits of information might help you have a better grasp of what happened and what it means for us users.

​Retail Industry Solution

Each industry has a unique set of needs, which requires a customized solution.  In this profile, GTB addresses the Retail industry’s primary needs and provides recommendations about how to best meet these needs.

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The Retail industry includes companies that provide a product or entertainment service, such as restaurants/hospitality, grocery stores, climbing centers/gyms, and any company that resells manufactured products.

Healthcare and Education Industries Solution

Each industry has a unique set of needs, which requires a customized solution.  In this blog, GTB addresses the Healthcare and Education industries’ primary needs and provides recommendations about how to best meet these needs.

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The Healthcare and Education industries represent organizations that provide people-centric services, such as eldercare facilities, medical and dental offices, schools and faith-based organizations.

Professional Services Industry Solution

Each industry has a unique set of needs, which requires a customized solution.  In this blog, GTB addresses the Professional Services Industry’s primary needs and provides recommendations about how to best meet these needs.

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The Professional Services industry includes organizations that have a primary focus on service, such as law offices, financial institutions, business associations, real estate and non-profits.

Say No to “Tech Support” Phone Scams

Most are aware of the common phone scam where a stranger calls you at home to tell you you’ve won something, and therefore need to give them your social security number and/or credit card information.  Fewer people are aware of a relatively new phone scam where you do a search on Google for “tech support phone number” for a large company that rarely, if ever, provides phone support to their customers – companies such as Facebook, Amazon and Google themselves.  In situations where a customer cannot find a solution to a problem with these larger companies, they c

Cyber Security: Traditional vs. Next Generation Firewall

While your employees are emailing co-workers and customers and browsing the Internet, hackers and spammers are diligently trying to access their data, email and credit card information.  In 2015, IBM’s CEO stated that ‘Cyber crime is the greatest threat to every company in the world.’  Now, two years later, “global ransomware damage costs are predicted to exceed $5 billion,” according to Cyber Security Ventures.

A firewall is your company’s first line of defense

How to Protect Your Company Against Cyber Attacks

Most companies invest significant resources into furnishing their offices and purchasing the right computer and business systems to run their operations smoothly.  In order to protect their investments, they will often place sophisticated locks on their doors and equip their office with an advanced security system.  Even more, companies will often purchase insurance to protect themselves against property loss.

Your Internet hardware isn’t enough

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