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Greg Franseth

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Network Firewall: Still need or not?

Network firewall security dates back to the 1990s. If you’re like us, that makes you feel a little…well…old. At Cadre, we cut our security teeth in the network firewall business, but now we offer so much more to keep up with the changing threat...

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Security Ratings: A Smart Choice to Kick off the New Year

For many people, with the new year comes goals, resolutions, and a general sense to ‘do better’ than the year before. In these instances, whether it’s reading more books or spending less time glued to our phones, each resolution has to start with a...

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Is this Critical Mistake Hurting Your Cybersecurity Risk Posture?

One of the great ironies of IT is that so many IT and security departments are built on two basic falsities: 

    1. The demands of the IT and security department are often greater than the funding allocated to execute them (ultimately a budget problem).
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Face the Facts: 3 Cloud Security Realities

The internet is chock-full of cloud growth stats. We all know it’s happening, but do we really know how great our security risk is? According to our friends over at Netskope, in 2020, the number of apps in use by the average enterprise increased by...
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Corporate Security and Ken Jennings’ Laundry

We say it all the time in this industry: “People are the biggest security risk in your organization.” What is sometimes missed in that is a good understanding of why. Let me start by giving you a hint, it is not because your employees are...

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Does Your IT Department Have a Disaster Recovery Plan? Four Reasons that Could be a Big Problem

During challenging times, we hope we have the right tools in place to see us through. A key piece for any business is having the right plans in place in case of a disaster. Unfortunately, many businesses find themselves at risk because:

    • The...

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When the Next Recession Comes, Will Your Security be Ready?

Recessions stink. Business contracts, companies pull back and attempt to shrink inventories, employees lose their jobs. As revenues decline, it’s harder to fund the key aspects of the business. But recessions also embody the creative destruction...

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