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Black-Owned Security Company Executive Honored As Woman of Influence

Dr. Denitra Griffin, Co-Founder and President of AGB Investigative Services, as well as CEO of its charitable arm, The Always Giving Back Foundation, was recently selected as a Chicago Business Journal’s Women of Influence honoree. As one of ten female executives to be selected, the criteria was based on both career achievement as well as [...]

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How Physical Security Best Practices Can Be Applied to Cybersecurity

Computer and network security is a complex issue for resource-constrained organizations. Businesses that would never leave a window or door unlocked can still be extremely vulnerable to a swarm of information security threats, from ransomware and malware to distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.   As AGB Founder and CEO John Griffin Jr. writes in [...]

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How To Stay Ahead of A Financial Institution Cyber Security Threat

It wasn’t too long ago that financial institutions relied heavily on physical security service to keep thieves at bay. From armed guards to impenetrable vaults, banks were incredibly knowledgeable on how to keep their physical assets secure. However, thieves no longer need to physically break into financial institutions to steal. They can simply break [...]

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How to Protect Against An Industrial Systems Cyber Security Threat

When a Russian ransomware group, DarkSide, shut down Colonial Pipeline operations in May 2021, it was the largest cyber security attack against the nation’s critical infrastructure in history. The menacing threat that compelled the company to pay a $5 million ransom is the same one nearly all manufacturers face—the interconnectedness of the internet if unsecured [...]

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AGB Investigative Services Named to Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50

CHICAGO, June 17, 2021― For over a decade, Crain’s Fast 50 feature has highlighted companies headquartered in Chicago that have achieved impressive revenue gains in a variety of industries from technology to healthcare. As leaders in their respective areas, each company was ranked by percentage of revenue growth from 2015 through 2020. For three years, [...]

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7 Tips To Protect Your Business From Cyber Security Threats

Cyber security threats will forever become a post-pandemic norm. How will the 2021 cyber attacks affect small/medium and large corporations? Unfortunately, even the mightiest have fallen with the recent ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline - an energy company which provides fuel for nearly half of the U.S. East Coast. A Russian-affiliated cyber criminal gang, DarkSide, [...]

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News & Resources

Black-Owned Security Company Executive Honored As Woman of Influence

Dr. Denitra Griffin, Co-Founder and President of AGB Investigative Services, as well as CEO of its charitable arm, The Always Giving Back Foundation, was recently selected as a Chicago Business Journal’s Women of Influence honoree. As one of ten female executives to be selected, the criteria was based on both career achievement as well as [...]

Newsletter|

How Physical Security Best Practices Can Be Applied to Cybersecurity

Computer and network security is a complex issue for resource-constrained organizations. Businesses that would never leave a window or door unlocked can still be extremely vulnerable to a swarm of information security threats, from ransomware and malware to distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.   As AGB Founder and CEO John Griffin Jr. writes in [...]

Newsletter|

How To Stay Ahead of A Financial Institution Cyber Security Threat

It wasn’t too long ago that financial institutions relied heavily on physical security service to keep thieves at bay. From armed guards to impenetrable vaults, banks were incredibly knowledgeable on how to keep their physical assets secure. However, thieves no longer need to physically break into financial institutions to steal. They can simply break [...]

Newsletter|

How to Protect Against An Industrial Systems Cyber Security Threat

When a Russian ransomware group, DarkSide, shut down Colonial Pipeline operations in May 2021, it was the largest cyber security attack against the nation’s critical infrastructure in history. The menacing threat that compelled the company to pay a $5 million ransom is the same one nearly all manufacturers face—the interconnectedness of the internet if unsecured [...]

Newsletter|

AGB Investigative Services Named to Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50

CHICAGO, June 17, 2021― For over a decade, Crain’s Fast 50 feature has highlighted companies headquartered in Chicago that have achieved impressive revenue gains in a variety of industries from technology to healthcare. As leaders in their respective areas, each company was ranked by percentage of revenue growth from 2015 through 2020. For three years, [...]

Newsletter|

7 Tips To Protect Your Business From Cyber Security Threats

Cyber security threats will forever become a post-pandemic norm. How will the 2021 cyber attacks affect small/medium and large corporations? Unfortunately, even the mightiest have fallen with the recent ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline - an energy company which provides fuel for nearly half of the U.S. East Coast. A Russian-affiliated cyber criminal gang, DarkSide, [...]

Cyber Security|
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