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  1. Get Your Cybersecurity Act In Order with NIST, CMMC, CCPA, and SHIELD

    NIST, CMMC, CCPA, SHIELD—you’ve likely heard the acronyms, but how much do you know about the laws behind them?

    The cybersecurity regulation landscape can be confusing, and it’s not getting any simpler: thirty-one states enacted cybersecurity-related legislation in 2019 alone, and that’s not counting federal or industry standards.

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  2. Defendify Talks Launching a Tech Startup with Maine Technology Users Group

    Defendify is a proud Portland, Maine-based startup, and was recently featured as such at the Maine Technology Users Group (MTUG) Peers and Beers event, held on January 29, 2020 in Saco, Maine. Co-Founder Rob Simopoulos presented on the Defendify story to a group of MTUG members and their networks.

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  3. Data Privacy Day: Key Takeaways

    On January 28th, we celebrated Data Privacy Day: an international effort to empower individuals and business to respect privacy, safeguard data, and enable trust. Defendify was a Champion of Data Privacy Day again this year, and as part of our commitment we’ve gathered a few of our key takeaways from Data Privacy Day 2020—from big privacy topics for Small Business to a noteworthy new resource.

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  4. Defendify Raises $2 Million in Funding to Expand its All-In-One Cybersecurity Platform for Small Businesses

    Portland, ME - January 28, 2019 - Defendify, an all-in-one SaaS cybersecurity platform developer, announced today that it has closed its $2 million seed round. Existing investor 3dot6 Ventures doubled down and led the round with participation from York IE, Maine Technology Institute (MTI), Maine Venture Fund (MVF), FreshTracks Capital, and Wasabi Ventures.

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  5. Your Technology and Data Use Policy Means Online Safety

    As a small business, your top-notch employees are your most valuable asset. They keep your sales coming, your customers happy, and your business running on all cylinders.

    With proper knowledge and education, your team can also help maintain your business’ cybersecurity. The first step in nurturing their A-game is setting expectations for how they can build and support your company’s cybersecurity posture—something that requires a little thought and guidance.

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  6. How Safe are Mobile Apps to Download?

    New phone under the tree this year? Investing in mobile devices for your business with your 2020 budget? We store a ton of sensitive data on mobile devices, from contact information and private messages to location data, passwords, bank accounts, and business documents. You may have already started to consider cybersecurity for mobile devices in your business, but what about the apps that you use every day?

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