Category Archives: Herjavec Group (Cyber Security)

GO Banking Rates: Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec on How to Keep Your Money Safe Online

October 5, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

If you’re worried about whether your personal information and money are safe online after the recent Equifax data breach, you have good reason to be concerned. The credit reporting agency announced on Sept. 7 that criminals gained access to the company’s files with sensitive information of about 143 million consumers — information that could be used to steal people’s identities. The Equifax data breach was by no means an isolated incident. Hacks seem to be commonplace now — with companies ranging from Anthem to Target to Yahoo! reporting major security breaches in recent years. You should certainly take steps to…

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Media Planet: Robert Herjavec Breaks Down How to Perfect Your Cybersecurity Strategy

September 27, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

According to “Shark Tank’s” and Founder/CEO of Cybersecurity Firm Herjavec Group, Robert Herjavec, people, process and technology are key to implementing a strong security strategy.  Photo: Lesley Bryce DON’T PANIC: “Shark Tank’s” Robert Herjavec feels that when it comes to a strong security strategy, it’s all about your process and keeping your cool. What is the largest security threat that businesses face currently? Robert Herjavec: In the case of cyber security, having visibility in your entire infrastructure is key. Too many companies have a whack-a-mole cyber security strategy. They focus on the immediate security problem but don’t address the bigger picture,…

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City A.M.: Robert Herjavec: We are in the midst of a Cyber Cold War

July 24, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Never has a flute of champagne been thrust into my hand as I arrived for an interview, until today. I’m in Reading, which, considering that I’m one of those ghastly London-centric metropolitan elites, I did not realise was just 25 minutes away from the Capital. It’s quickly becoming a hi-tech hub, away from the exorbitant rents, besuited hubbub and hubris of the City. Remarkably enough, Reading isn’t full of people making arbitrary daily toasts – there is reason to celebrate today. It’s the inauguration of Herjavec Group’s new UK headquarters. The sixth floor of the White Tower still smells of fresh…

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4 Things To Look For When You’re Job Hunting

July 20, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), LinkedIn Influencer

Whether you’re looking for a new job or switching careers, job hunting is a big deal ! Maybe you are experiencing conflict or you’ve achieved everything you can out of your current role. Maybe you’re just bored. Gone are the days where an employee sticks with one company for their entire career. Most people stick around for 2-3 years before moving on – that’s the hard truth. People often ask me – “I’m on the job hunt, what should I be looking for?” Here’s my advice. Company Culture Company culture can tell you a lot about how satisfied current employees…

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Future of Business and Tech: Robert Herjavec Discusses How Cybersecurity Can Help Your Business Grow

April 27, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

In the age of the internet, a company’s commitment to protecting their customer’s information and improving cybersecurity is crucially important to building customer loyalty. We sat down with Robert Herjavec, founder and CEO of Herjavec Group, to discuss the intersection of cybersecurity and the customer experience. What role does cybersecurity play in building and maintaining customer’s loyalty? Robert Herjavec: Cybersecurity is integral in building and maintaining customer loyalty. When brand names are flashed across the headlines for being the latest victim of a cybersecurity breach, it’s hard to rebuild brand integrity and trust. Brands need to demonstrate a proactive approach to…

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NYSE: An Interview with Robert Herjavec

January 18, 2017 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Leading information security company, Herjavec Group, recently published its latest report, Cybersecurity Conversations for the C-Suite in 2017. Founder and CEO Robert Herjavec sat down with the New York Stock Exchange to discuss some of the findings of the report, the growing complexity of the cybersecurity landscape and the personal lessons that he learned from his father.  One of the key points of the report is that the number of channels and devices that businesses use is growing all the time. Can you talk about the security challenges this presents?There’s roughly 5.5 million new devices connected to the Internet every day, a…

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Robert Herjavec’s Advice for Navigating Cyberattacks

June 27, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

ONLINE AND MOBILE SAFETY Noted entrepreneur and “Shark Tank” investor Robert Herjavec opens up about how we’ve defined cybersecurity, where we’ve left to improve and how the casual digital denizen can stay protected. What motivated you to enter the cybersecurity space in the first place?  Robert Herjavec: I’ve been in this business for over 30 years. I entered the IT space because I was waiting tables and needed a better job. My friend was passing up the opportunity for an interview with a computer company and, when I learned how much it paid, I jumped at the chance to get in there…

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CNBC Shark Tank’s Herjavec: The Biggest Cyber Threats of 2016

February 3, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

Robert Herjavec, Founder & CEO of Herjavec Group, speaks with CNBC about the cyber threats every organization should be aware of. In 2016 businesses of all sizes are moving to the cloud in large numbers and security should continue to be your number one priority. With cyber terrorism, social engineering, ransomware and threats from the inside, employee awareness and security education is of the utmost importance. Subscribe to Robert Herjavec’s Mailing List First Name* Last Name * Email* *I consent to Robert Herjavec sending commercial electronic messages to me for marketing purposes, including information about products and events that may be…

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Robert Herjavec Keynote at the RSA Conference Cloud Security Alliance Summit – February 29th, 2016

February 2, 2016 | Herjavec Group (Cyber Security), In the News

The information security industry is rapidly being transformed into solutions delivered by and for cloud computing.  Join Herjavec Group at the RSA Conference’s Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) Summit  to learn about enterprise progress in shifting to cloud computing and key emerging trends in information security.  World leading security experts and cloud providers will discuss global governance, the latest threats, best practices and security innovations.  Hear Herjavec Group Founder & CEO Robert Herjavec at 3:00pm on February 29th as he talks about the importance of entrepreneurship and innovation in information security. Following his keynote Robert will be moderating an exciting panel on “Cloud and the Enterprise in…

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