Blog posts about security measures that small businesses can implement to protect digital assets, customer data, and operations from cyber threats.

#156 - SMB CISO Challenges (with Kevin O’Connor)

In this episode of CISO Tradecraft, host G Mark Hardy sits down with Kevin O’Connor, Director of Threat Research at Adlumin, to discuss the critical need for comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs). 

Kevin O’Connor is a seasoned professional with extensive experience in the cybersecurity industry. As the Director of Threat Research at Adlumin, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table when it comes to addressing the unique cybersecurity challenges faced by SMBs, including law firms and mid-sized banks. 

Tune in to this episode of CISO Tradecraft to gain valuable insights about: 

  • The importance of comprehensive cybersecurity for SMBs 
  • The role of MSSPs and MDR systems 
  • The threat of ransomware 
  • The significance of security awareness training.  

Don’t miss out on these expert perspectives that can help your organization enhance its cybersecurity posture. 


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CUInsight: Talking Cyber Threats with Adlumin's Paul Whittier

During a conversation with CUInsight, Adlumin’s Paul Whittier, Director of Channel Sales for the West Region, delves into the realm of cybersecurity management. He enlightens us about the motives of cyber criminals, which extend beyond tampering with member data to include activities like cyber ransoms. Whittier emphasizes the role of compliance in safeguarding credit unions against threats and highlights the significance of proactive preparation for future threats by monitoring anomalous cyber events within their networks.

Looking ahead, Adlumin remains dedicated to advancing their products and crafting innovative solutions to stay ahead of emerging threats while continuing to support credit unions.

Cyber Tide Podcast - Episode 3: Three Lessons from Law Enforcement for Small to Medium-Sized Organizations

Adlumin co-hosts Mark Sangster, VP of Strategy, and Tim Evans, Co-founder and EVP, go below the headlines to learn from FBI veteran and EVP – CISO, John Caruthers at Triden Group.

John shares his experiences as a supervisory special agent focused on national cybersecurity, legal attaché to European police liaison, and his work supporting various businesses through cyberattacks. Sangster and Evans discuss his work in manufacturing, executive awareness training, and the lessons learned fighting state-sponsored actors.

You can subscribe to CyberTide via Apple and  Spotify.

About the Cyber Tide Series

Dive beneath the surface of infamous cybersecurity attacks to learn the means and motives of cyber adversaries. In each episode, we invite an expert to reveal the contributing factors and costs of cyber incidents and how your firm can protect itself from business-disrupting cyberattacks.

Listen to Cyber Tide Episode 3