2019 Data Breach Costs Soar

August 25, 2019

PLEX Solutions specializes in proactive cybersecurity services that help our clients thwart cyber-based attackers and prevent costly data breaches. A newly released 2019 study, sponsored…
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It’s a Summer of Celebration at PLEX Cryptic Vector

August 2, 2019

Amidst the hustle and bustle of standing up a new division, the Cryptic Vector Division of PLEX Solutions has plenty of reasons to celebrate this…
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Local Governments and Municipalities Turn to PLEX for Cybersecurity Help

July 6, 2019

The days of big corporations as primary targets for data breaches, ransomware, and general cyber-based attacks are gone.  Small business, governments, and individuals are now…
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You Say Tomato, I Say Pen Test

June 24, 2019

One of the classic debates in information security circles is the difference between a vulnerability assessment and a penetration test. To add to the confusion,…
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The Culture of Cybersecurity Awareness

May 29, 2019

As PLEX assesses the security programs of our clients, we’ve noted that one strong sign of a mature cybersecurity program includes provably effective technical controls…
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Your Attack Surface and How to Shrink It

March 23, 2019

Cybersecurity consultants use lots of cool terminology. Some popular terms we regularly use are: Cyber threat actors Technical security debt Attack surface That last term…
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PLEX announces the launch of new Cryptic Vector Division

December 25, 2018

PLEX is thrilled to announce the launch of our new Cryptic Vector Division headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio! Joining the PLEX family to lead this group…
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No One Cares About Cybersecurity

November 21, 2018

By the title of this post, you might think this is some kind of complaint by a disgruntled security officer—unhappy that his users won’t pick…
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The 2018 DNSSEC Rollover and What It Means For You (Part 2)

November 5, 2018

Last month we examined the DNSSEC rollover and what it meant. What wasn’t covered was whether or not DNSSEC actually helps defend against modern hacker…
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The 2018 DNSSEC Rollover and What It Means For You (Part 1)

October 16, 2018

On October 11th, ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) performed a maintenance function that could have interrupted Internet service for users all…
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Internal Network Security–More Important Than Ever

August 30, 2018

Most organizations spend a lot of time working on making their external network perimeter as resilient to attack as possible—and they should! The relentless scanning…
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Has My Email Been Hacked?!

July 20, 2018

It happens many times every day…hackers acquire an email password (through various devious hacker techniques) and take over an unsuspecting user’s email account. Once they’re…
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Did you know…?

April 15, 2018

Did you know Maryland is home to over 11,000 cyber and IT companies? That number doesn’t even include the large government presence in cyber security…
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PLEX at Wreaths Across America

December 26, 2017

On December 16th, PLEX Solutions personnel and families participated in Wreaths Across America at Arlington National Cemetery to honor our fallen veterans with a wreath…
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PLEX Presents at ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus

November 21, 2017

PLEX Solutions’ CTO, Terry Bradley recently presented at ISACA’s Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) North America to kick-off U.S. National Cyber Security Awareness month at the Marriott…
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Sage Advise from a PLEX Admin…

October 24, 2017

I am often called to a network where a new administrator has taken over and is feeling overwhelmed. Managing a new network can be daunting.…
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