Brad Deflin

Brad Deflin

Brad Deflin is the Founder of Total Digital Security, a leader in the emerging Managed Cyber-Security as a Service industry. Total Digital Security manages and mitigates all elements of cyber-risk for families, professionals and small to mid-sized businesses, including PCI, HIPAA and other regulated environments.

Recent Posts:

Our Top Pick for Password Management

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Cybercrime is big business. With costs estimated to be in the trillions of dollars annually by 2021 according to Microsoft and the World Economic Forum, the NSA and others have coined the next few years as "The

Year-End Letter,  2018

Six years ago this March and after 25 years working with Wall Street investment and banking firms, I started Total Digital Security. Risk management had met head-on with cyber, and suddenly everyone had a new

The Gates of Wrath

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Sometimes explaining digital risk and cybersecurity takes imagination. For me, metaphors and analogies abound. Here's another one; think of advanced cybersecurity systems as gates operated by really smart,

New #1 Recommended VPN

VPNs and Encryption

A VPN shields your online activities from the outside, including on public WiFi networks. The encryption and tunneling features of a VPN reduce the risk of financial loss and fraud and make spying, stalking,

The Crisis of Critical Thinking Skills for the Digital Age

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History will eventually view the Digital Age as the most significant era civilization has known. And like in times past, change and adaptation to the new era will test everything society has learned or experienced

New Security Features for Private Email Accounts

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New cybersecurity features have been released for our Private Email service. The enhancements, which have come on a regular basis since we initiated the service in 2014, remind us again of the advantages of owning a

Update Your Chrome Browser ASAP

Threat Advisories

A severe security bug has been discovered in Chrome. We advise updating ASAP. Here's how.

Cyber Security for VIPs

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Today, cyber risk resides at the intersection of people and the technology they use every day, not servers and IT departments. For VIPs, we combine enterprise-grade cybersecurity solutions with personal