Cyber Security

August, 2017

Cyber Bullying – It’s Deadly Serious

If anyone doubted the deadly seriousness of cyber bullying, the suicide of 12-year-old Mallory Grossman of Rockaway, New Jersey, on June 14, 2017, should have dispelled those doubts.
April, 2017

A Quick Guide to Digital Security for Business Travelers

A quick guide to digital security during business trips: how to protect your digital assets before, during and after your travel.
February, 2017

Defending Against Business E-mail Compromise (BEC) and Ransomware

Businesses and individuals find themselves increasingly threatened by ever more […]
February, 2017

IoT and SCADA Breaches: Lessons Learned & Case Studies

Lawrence Dietz, TAL Global’s General Counsel and Managing Director of Information Security, TAL Global Corporation, will be the facilitator of a Peer-to-Peer presentation titled "IoT and SCADA Breaches: Lessons Learned & Case Studies", at the RSA Conference at the RSA Conference 2017, February 14, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, USA. February 14, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM.
January, 2017

Fraud Alert! Film Industry Professionals

A fraud scam is being perpetrated on film industry professionals by a group of fraudsters, posing as Huaxia Film Distribution, a legitimate company.
November, 2016

The Recent Massive Internet Attack: What does it mean to you and what should you do about it?

The attack was executed by a botnet, called Mirai which is a collection of ‘captive’ devices, such as webcams and baby monitors. The botnet generated by tens of millions of IP addresses overloaded the system resulting in the massive outage.
June, 2016

What Does Gartner, Inc. Think about Cyber Security, and Why Should It Matter To You?

Gideon Gartner, a former financial analyst of the Gartner, Inc. revealed its “Top Security Predictions 2016”
March, 2016

Apple, The FBI and You

Recently, the US Federal government (in this case represented by the FBI) asked Apple Corporation to help them ‘crack’ the password of one of the iPhones used by a shooter in the December 2015 attack in San Bernadino attack where 14 people were killed and another 21 injured. Lawrence Dietz, Esq, TAL Global's General Counsel and Managing Director, Information Security, examines the background, reasons and ramifications of the recent clash between the two powerful organizations.
October, 2015

Safe Harbor: The TAL Global Perspective

The European Union Court of Justice issued a judgment on October 6, 2015 which declared the Safe Harbor Framework as invalid. While the long term effects of this ruling are far from clear, organizations that are doing business within the EU and those that are storing data about EU citizens and organizations need to be proactive to minimize the likelihood of problems with their international operations.
September, 2015

Harnessing Ancient and Modern Writings to Protect Your Company’s Confidential Information

Knowing yourself is, indeed, a core requirement for any organization to protect its sensitive information and intellectual property. This is also the core motive in Naomi Fine’s book: Positively Confidential: 10 Proven Steps to Protecting Confidential Information, Private Data, and Intellectual Property in Today’s Interactive Business World.

TAL Global: Safety and Security Webinar Series

Travel Security Webinar (Free)

Please join us for a free webinar covering information to help you stay safe and secure during domestic or international travel.

With more organizations operating internationally, there is a greater need for staff to travel overseas. This brings with it a series of risks to the traveler and the organization if things go wrong.

Based on years of experience supporting individuals and organizations around the world, TAL Global will provide advice and guidance on how to minimize the risks faced while traveling internationally.

The presentation will cover:

  • ● Pre Trip Preparations
  • ● Safety and Security While En-Route
  • ● On Location: “When in Rome do as the Romans”:
    • ○ If Worse Comes to Worse
  • ● Local Transportation Security
  • ● A Word About Digital Security
  • ● Real Life Case Studies
    • ○ Egypt
    • ○ Turkey


Date: December 6, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM PST / 1:00 PM EST

Duration: 30 minutes

Presenter: Mr. Johnathan Tal

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