Monthly Archives: April 2020


Leadership From Your Laptop?

Layer 8 Security’s President and Co-Founder, Kevin Hyde, is featured in a podcast by Gotham Culture where he discussing the changes technology has brought upon leadership styles in the military, in the private sector, and in a COVID-19 pandemic. James O’Flaherty, Senior Associate and Behavioral Scientist at Gotham Culture, interviews Kevin because leadership development is being affected by technological innovation, teleworking, and multi-generational teams. Kevin discusses how he navigates these issues both in his military career and also as president [...]

2020-04-30T07:57:27-04:00By |

Financial repercussions for Marriott in wake of data breach

Day by day, we gloss over the latest breach news without connecting the event with our own company. Data breach cases are daily events in the media, so even a well-read businessperson can be lulled into 'data breach fatigue.' While the reputational damage of a data breach incident is easy to see and feel, financial liability is harder to quantify from a distance. Cautionary tales abound, and here's a prime example. In November 2018, Marriott announced that it had been [...]

2020-04-28T08:37:26-04:00By |

Layer 8 Security Offers Free Cybersecurity Awareness Training and Vulnerability Scans | Press Release

MALVERN, PA, March 25, 2020 -- Layer 8 Security, a service-disabled, veteran-owned cybersecurity and data risk management firm, today announced they will be offering free Cyber Awareness Training Sessions and Network Vulnerability Scans to support businesses that are now operating remotely as a result of social distancing measures and shelter-in-place orders. The Cyber Awareness Training Sessions will equip employees with best practices to detect and avoid cyber threats while working at home. Topics will include: Teleconferencing best practices to keep [...]

2020-04-08T11:52:24-04:00By |