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Building Security Into IoT Development Is Critical

As seen on RSA blog: By Rushabh Vyas More and more devices connected to the Internet of Things are being used across the world every day. Why? They’re more available than they were before, and the hardware and applications involved in networking devices are inexpensive. Also, people want convenience. I mean who wouldn’t want to […]

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Why Cybersecurity Information sharing is important

As seen on the RSA conference website, Tom Gorup’s blog on cybersecurity information was recently featured where he discusses problems many companies face, such as companies that are hacked withhold information for fear of retaliation or exposing other weak points in their network.   To read his full thoughts please follow the link here.

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Employee Spotlight – Jason Acton

The Basics Name: Jason Acton Title: Tactical Security Engineer Time at Rook: 1 year, 1 month Current City: Indianapolis Hometown: Chicago   Before working at Rook Security, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had? Working at the RAM in downtown Indy, I was “contracted” for a day during GenCon to work […]

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Employee Spotlight – Randy Wray

Welcome to our Employee Spotlight blog series, which features Q&A’s from Rook employees as a fun way for you to get to know our team. Name: Randall (Randy) Wray Title: Advisory Consultant Time at Rook: just shy of 2 years Current City: Fishers, IN Hometown: Muncie, IN   Before working at Rook Security, what was the most unusual or […]

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EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT – TOM GORUP

Welcome to our Employee Spotlight blog series, which features Q&A’s from Rook employees as a fun way for you to get to know our team. Name: Tom Gorup Title: Security Operations Lead Time at Rook: 3 years Current City: Indianapolis, IN Hometown: Oak Forest, IL / Crown Point, IN LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tom-gorup-9a355452 Twitter: @TGorup   Before working at Rook Security, what was […]

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Five step roadmap for developing a security program

Understanding the ins and outs of cyber security and how it relates to your company can be a complicated process. Having a security roadmap will let you know where to start, what questions to answer and how to proceed. Developing a roadmap for a security program can be time consuming, expensive and “dirty” (see e-book on […]

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Sometimes, You Need to Call the Professionals

As published first at rsa.org   Implementing a strong cybersecurity program requires IT security personnel that most companies don’t have on staff.  The reasons are many, including lack of funds and a lack of awareness of security needs. It’s also tough to find qualified IT security professionals. It’s a difficult job that involves working long […]

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Employee Spotlight – Brian J. Rappe’

Welcome to our Employee Spotlight blog series, which features Q&A’s from Rook employees as a fun way for you to get to know our team. Name: Brian J. Rappe’ Title: Business Development Manager Time at Rook: 3 months Current City: Fishers, IN Hometown: Fishers, IN LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brianrappe   Before working at Rook Security, what was the most unusual or […]

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Employee Spotlight – Shawn Axsom

Welcome to our Employee Spotlight blog series, which features Q&A’s from Rook employees as a fun way for you to get to know our team. Name: Shawn Axsom Title: Lead Developer Time at Rook: 9 months Current City: Indianapolis, IN Hometown: Bloomington, IN   Twitter: https://twitter.com/shawnaxsom LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/shawn-axsom-4712073   What has been your favorite memory/achievement working at Rook Security? Leading development efforts […]

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Employee Spotlight – Sabrina Couturier

Welcome to our Employee Spotlight blog series, which features Q&A’s from Rook employees as a fun way for you to get to know our team.  Name: Sabrina J Couturier Title: Sr. Client Success Manager Time at Rook: 9 months Current City: Indianapolis, IN Hometown: Granada Hills, CA LinkedIn:www.linkedin.com/pub/sabrina-davis-couturier/6/ba5/879   Before working at Rook Security, what was the […]