Jeremy Schwartz

Jeremy Schwartz is MediaPro’s Content Marketing Manager and is responsible for creation and editing of blog posts, white papers, and other written resources. He has worked for two years as a marketing content creator.

In a previous life, Jeremy worked as a reporter for a small weekly, then slightly larger daily, newspaper. In his downtime, he enjoys birdwatching, writing haiku, and spending time with his lovely wife.

Healthcare Industry Insights: State of Privacy and Security Awareness

Hospitals and other healthcare organizations have proven nearly irresistible to cybercriminals in recent years. The 2017 Verizon Enterprises Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) found that 72% of malware incidents impacting the healthcare industry involved ransomware. The 2017 DBIR also found that human mistakes accounted for 80% of the breaches in the healthcare industry. We think… Read more »

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Free Game: This Is GDPR Jeopardy!

Fingers on buttons, contestants! It’s time for GDPR Jeopardy! With the effective date for the wide-reaching General Data Protection Regulation just months away on May 25, organizations around the world that handle the sensitive data of EU citizens are (or at least should be) in the midst of preparing. In a nutshell, the GDPR is… Read more »

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Full Agenda Announced for 2018 Northwest Security Awareness Forum

We’ve just announced the agenda for the first ever 2018 Northwest Security Awareness Forum, happening in beautiful Bellevue, Wash., on Feb. 13. NWSAF18 (8 a.m. to noon) will feature a half-day of engaging presentations and sessions on best practice security awareness programs, featuring stories, insights, and ideas presented by industry experts. Plus, free breakfast!  Get… Read more »

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Report: 6 in 10 US-based Employees Unaware of GDPR

With just five months remaining until the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect, new research from MediaPro shows more than half of US-based employees have never heard of the forthcoming regulation. With 54 percent of U.S. companies citing GDPR readiness as a top priority, this lack of understanding among the average U.S…. Read more »

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Northwest Security Awareness Forum Set for Feb. 13

We’re thrilled to announce our first ever live event designed to bring together security awareness experts and professionals to share and learn awareness best practices: The 2018 Northwest Security Awareness Forum! NWSAF18 will bring together risk-conscious security leaders in the Pacific Northwest for engaging presentations and critical conversations to inspire world-class security awareness programs. The… Read more »

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Resource Toolkit: SMB Cybersecurity Readiness

Trying to manage cybersecurity at a small-to-medium business (SMB) is tough. Often you’re asked to wear too many hats in one position, and knowing what to prioritize within your workload can be difficult. MediaPro is here to make at least one thing easier: we’ll help make your organization more secure by providing the resources you need to… Read more »

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On-Demand Webinar: Talking to Your C-Suite About the GDPR

The May 2018 deadline for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance is fast approaching. Do you need some talking points to get the ball rolling with your executives? Join privacy expert Richard Purcell for our free, on-demand webinar How to Talk to Your C-Suite About the GDPR as he discusses the people, policies, process, and technology changes… Read more »

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