Company News Archives - Adaptus
7 signs of insider threats

Why do insiders attack? Usually it will be for financial gain. Either someone is offering money for certain information, or they believe they can sell it online. Sometimes the motive will be revenge for a slight against them. It may be in retaliation for receiving a warning or disciplinary action or poor performance review, being passed up for a promotion or project, disagreements around salaries of bonuses, or being laid off. Sometimes it will be for a career benefit, for example taking contact details for customers or valuable intellectual property (IP) to a new employer.

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Adaptus is pleased to announce a partnership with Carahsoft, The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider, to bring EZProtect, the industry's leading virus scanner for Salesforce, to market.

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Adaptus, LLC is pleased to announce the world-class Adaptus Partner Program designed to help experienced Salesforce advisory firms and technology partners grow their businesses by providing the industry’s leading cybersecurity solution for Salesforce to their customers and prospects - EZProtect. The program was created in response to market demand from Business Advisory Firms around the globe. Our corporate mantra is “Collaborate, Innovate, and Co-Create”, so we did just that.

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The number of cybersecurity choices facing chief information security officers, or CISOs, is truly overwhelming, according to those in the industry, as hundreds of “Best in Show” companies vie for rising corporate security budgets while claiming superiority for their small niche of the sector. The growing pressure to protect customer data, and with it, the company’s reputation, has given way to the idea of a Holy Grail of a central solution for cybersecurity.

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zero trust

Let me explain what zero trust is in very simple terms. We inherently trust too much in our environment and our inclination to trust too many things has really led to us relying upon forms of security which are really not helping us in the new world order. This is especially true when we allow employees and outside users certain access to our system, such as uploading a document to a @Salesforce org.

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helpful tips

5 helpful tips to help you talk to your boss about cyber security. Learn to manage upwards and get your security needs met. One of the hardest things IT workers deal with is talking to your boss about Cyber Security. Maybe you report to a manager, a director or even the C-Suite itself. Regardless, this […]

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oracle

Salesforce is developing its own alternative to Oracle’s database, sources told The Information, meaning that Salesforce is moving away from Oracle technology Amazon is moving toward open-source technology called NoSQL, the sources also said. Salvos from Oracle boss Larry Ellison have added fuel to the fire, according to the report. Amazon and Salesforce have long searched for alternatives […]

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uber paid hackers

Uber said that two people outside the company accessed the personal information of 57 million Uber users in late 2016, including names, email addresses and phone numbers.

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myTrailhead

myTrailhead is a massive update for the existing Trailhead product by Salesforce. Trailhead was first released in 2014, powering gamified online learning tools that would help workers succeed within the vast Salesforce Economy. Now, companies can customize the platform with corporate content and branding styles.

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Abode Flash security issues

The malware, known as FinSpy or FinFisher, is a commercial product typically sold to nation states and law enforcement agencies to conduct surveillance. @adobe

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