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CBS WPEC Brad news channelWest Palm Beach CBS News WPEC Channel 12 - Experts say 'Momo' suicide challenge is a 'textbook internet hoax'

"It's difficult because our kids are really good users of these devices," said Brad Deflin. He's the CEO of Total Digital Security in West Palm Beach. "They need to know they're being used at the same time." March 1, 2019.

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Brad Deflin IotSSAIoT Security Services Association (IoTSSA) is a community of IT Channel Partners connecting industry security experts and vendors with IT Service Providers. IoTSSA is focused on being at the forefront of security knowledge, education and service delivery.

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"Cybersecurity Expert Brad Deflin to Present to Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce"

PBChamber Logo-ColorWEST PALM BEACH , FL, UNITED STATES, January 2, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Total Digital Security, a provider of digital security technologies for individuals and businesses, today announced that its founder, Brad Deflin, will be presenting to the Trustees of the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce on January 9, 2019 at the Palm Beach Yacht Club. Responding to the exponential increase in data breaches, and high-profile cyber attacks endangering the worldwide economy, the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce has invited Mr. Deflin to address the topic of cybersecurity for individuals, families, and businesses. Read more.

"Total Digital Security's mission is to make industrial-grade cybersecurity technology accessible, affordable, and easy to use for everyone.”

— Brad Deflin, Founder 

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"Filter Bubbles and the Data-Industrial Complex"

Baumann Letter Deflin Filter Bubbles Jan 2019"Brad Deflin is CEO of Total Digital Security, a company that provides industrial-strength data security and privacy solutions to individuals and small businesses. One of the things I like most about Brad is that his entrepreneurial activities are guided by a clear understanding of the need to address threats many of us don't see until they are pointed out. In this article, he adds another reason to like his work: the same things that can protect our privacy can also help protect our rapidly degenerating democracy." 

By Ted Bauman in the January 2019 edition of the Bauman Letter, published by Banyan Hill.

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"Cybersecurity Education for Families"

WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, October 31, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Total Digital Security announced today that its founder, cybersecurity expert Brad Deflin, will be the featured speaker at an event on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 in Boca Raton, Florida, sponsored by Bank of America - Merrill Lynch.

Focusing on cybersecurity for families, Mr. Deflin will discuss best practices in the digital age, providing participants the information they need to confidently make informed risk decisions regarding their family's bank of america ML logouse of technology, such as the risks and threats involved in information sharing, key steps for individual risk management, and how to build and use cyber defenses in the private sector.

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"Brad Deflin Presents at Citi Private Bank Events for Family Offices"

PALM BEACH, FL, UNITED STATES, October 1, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Total Digital Security announced today that its founder, cybersecurity expert Brad Deflin, has been invited to speak at upcoming events on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri, and Thursday, October 4, 2018 in citi_private_ bank_logoMilwaukee, Wisconsin. Hosted by Edward Marshall, Director of Global Family Office for Citi Private Bank, the education events will discuss best practices for family offices, providing participants the information they need to confidently make informed risk decisions for their organizations, specifically addressing the challenges of protecting family businesses in the digital age. 

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"Cyber Crime - the Single Biggest Threat to Your Wealth." 

Bauman Letter June 2018 Brad Deflin guest contributor

The cybersecurity business provides a front-row seat for what’s happening in the world of hacking and cybercrime. At Total DigitalSecurity the operating arena isn’t about servers, LAN cables and databases. It’s about people and the technology they use every day; Windows, Macs, Android, Apple iPhones and iPads.

Our operating experience is where the rubber hits the road in cyber threats today. As a result, we have a distinct finger on the pulse of what hackers are doing and where the action is heading.

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"Total Digital Security Nominated for "Best Provider of Cyber Security Services" by the Family Wealth Report" 

FWR 2018 TDSTotal Digital Security's distinct approach to cyber security for affluent individuals and families is gaining approval by the family office industry it serves. The company, one of the USA’s foremost innovators in cyber security services, has been shortlisted for the Family Wealth Report Awards for “Best Cyber Security Provider for the Family Office.”

Showcasing ‘best of breed’ providers in the global private banking, wealth management and trusted advisor communities, the awards were designed to recognize companies, teams, and individuals which the prestigious panel of judges deemed to have ‘demonstrated innovation and excellence during 2017.

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"Cyber Security for Survival and Success in the Digital Age" 

PBChamber Feb 2018DV6zOs3UQAEyrpXBrad Deflin, Founder, and President of Total Digital Security will present to members, and guests of the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, February, 13th, 2018 at The Breakers Hotel.

Deflin's presentation "Cyber Security for Survival and Success in the New Digital Age" will address cyber risk in all aspects of life, personally and professionally, and how leaders can drive adaptation across their respective groups and organizations. The Rosarian Academy is sponsoring the Chamber's breakfast and presentation.   

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"The Equifax Breach Is a Wake-Up Call for Corporates"

AFP vid Brad CySEc employeeAccording to cybersecurity expert Brad Deflin, founder of Total Digital Security and a past speaker at AFP conferences and forums, letting the Equifax incident slide is particularly egregious. “Equifax took every opportunity to turn every one of these issues into profit-making and information gathering,” he said. “They even provided bad URLs for help websites that were also further exposed. And so to see the government relent and not use Equifax as an example to try to drive change is incredibly disappointing.”  

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afp-logoBy Andrew Deichler, with quotes by Brad Deflin. Published: 2/8/2018 


Baumann Letter Feb 2018 FNS

"An IT Security Department in Your Basement?"

If you are an investor, member of an affluent family, a trusted business person, or perhaps all three, you may have wondered to yourself: "is cyber risk getting so bad these days I need my own IT security department just to keep us safe?" 

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From the Bauman Letter, Feb 2018.


"Realtors® and Cyber Risk - 9 Ways to Keep Data Secure."

On Realtors® and cyber risk - “A real estate agency is a perfect example of an environment that is susceptible to hackers … especially the high-end residential sales firms,” says Brad Deflin, founder of Total Digital Security in Palm Beach, Fla.realtor_logo_icon_realtor

These products and practices will keep both your agents and your brokerage from falling victim to hackers and cyber attacks.

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  "Startups & Data Breaches: How a Startup Can Protect from a Data Breach." 

"Today, you don't need large upfront costs and IT expenses to protect your data and digital assets. Effective cyber-security is a service, not a product, and can now be managed and administrated by software and the internet. Powerful, cloud-enabled "managed security as a service" solutions are available for a very low monthly cost, usually less than $100. 

The services are effective enough to achieve compliance with even the most rigorous of digital security requirements, such as PCI and HIPAA."  

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"From Bits to Bullion: The Alchemy of Cyber Crime."

Bauman_Letter_Brad_Cyber_AlchemyMOBILE computing, cloud storage and Big Data software have changed the way we interact with information. Less than 10 years into this trend, data continues to grow exponentially, with an estimated doubling rate of every 72 hours by 2020. Due to its rising intrinsic value, information has become a sort of currency. How does this happen? How is raw data transformed into a store of wealth? Here, I address these questions to better understand the phenomenon that defines the framework for future economic activities

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