Why cyber security is important in 2013

Today more than at any time in the past we are committed to using the Internet for almost all our business and social needs. Never before have we been so interconnected on such a global scale. Whilst on the one hand this has been enabling and super convenient it has on the other hand exposed us to the risk of fraud or other forms of malicious use of our computer systems on a scale previously unheard of. There have been numerous surveys and reports... [Read More...]

Balancing The Information Security Program

The ability to create, transmit, and store information far exceeds the ability to secure it.  The continued assault on information assets is being perpetrated through sophisticated scams devised by organized crime, foreign government espionage groups, employees, contractors and others. The largely accepted view and standard is that the protection of information assets is a technology function and hence in many organizations all “controls”... [Read More...]

Information Defense Interviewed by Reputation Communications

Mr. Marty Schmidt was interviewed by Reputation Communications for their monthly June 2010 Newsletter regarding “Protecting Your Online Privacy”.  Reputation Communications based in New York City is a leading organization that assists high profile individuals protect and maintain their online reputations.  A link to the interview can be found at: Reputation Communications June 2010 Newsletter  Read More →

Information Defense at ASIS NYC Event

Mr. Marty Schmidt was a featured panel speaker at the ASIS NYC Chapter event meeting on April 30, 2010 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York.  Along with five other panel members each speaking on various topics from counterfeit pharmaceuticals to anti money laundering, Marty spoke about the threats that organizations are facing in protecting their intellectual property. “Organized crime, foreign government sponsored espionage, and employees... [Read More...]

Information & Cyber Security Threat Assessment & Risk Mitigation – New York, New Jersey, Connecticut & Pennsylvania

Information Defense has been conducting a variety of online, data and secure information breach incident response and cyber forensic investigations for New York NY and surrounding states based organizations. (New Jersey NJ, Connecticut CT and Pennsylvania PA in particular.) We are seeing increased losses from having insufficient detective resources and data loss prevention strategies in place to stop such action. Often evidence is either wiped (cleaned)... [Read More...]

Information & Cyber Security Threat Assessment & Risk Mitigation – Bay Area, San Francisco & Silicon Valley

Information Defense has been assisting a variety of organizations in the San Francisco Bay and and Silicon Valley Areas of California fortify their security postures through its comprehensive information security solutions. We have been helping a variety of Bay Area organizations prepare for PCI compliance initiatives, strengthen the security of their applications and networks, as well as to implement various risk mitigation strategies including comprehensive... [Read More...]

Information Defense Corporation and Interfor, Inc. Partner to Enhance Cyber Investigations and Preventative Solutions

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ — Information Defense Corporation (InfoD), the premier provider of innovative information security solutions, and Interfor, Inc., a leading international corporate investigations and physical security consulting firm, are pleased to announce that they are partnering to offer their combined services to combat the growing specter of cybercrime and fraud. Together the two companies will provide superior and effective... [Read More...]

Investigative Reporter & Author Diane Dimond Interviews Information Defense for Weekly Syndicated Column

PRNewswire NEW YORK NEW YORK, March 16 /PRNewswire/ — Veteran radio and TV investigative reporter, author and columnist Diane Dimond recently interviewed Information Defense Corporation’s Marty Schmidt to discuss the issues facing the home based computer user and the dangers surrounding their personal and private information. As a follow up to the interview Diane authored a column, “What NOT To Do With Your Tax Return” which... [Read More...]

InformationDefense Announces RiskInformer™ Solution

PRNewswire NEW YORK NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ — InformationDefense Corporation, the premier provider of innovative information security strategies and services for the leading global and mission critical organizations announces the release of its RiskInformer™ Solution. The InformationDefense Corporation RiskInformer™ Solution provides a comprehensive and unique approach to identifying and measuring the risk potential to critical business... [Read More...]

Information Defense Announces Board Changes

NEW YORK, July 24 /PRNewswire/ — Information Defense Corporation, the premier provider of innovative information security strategies and services for leading global and mission critical organizations announces changes to its Board of Advisors.  These appointments strengthen the organization and provide significant leadership to the company as it continues to best align its resources to address the growing information security concerns of the marketplace. “Our... [Read More...]

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