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Take Ransomware Seriously

June 10th, 2021 by admin

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According to former top U.S. cybersecurity official Chris Krebs, “we are on the cusp of the next global pandemic." What he's describing isn't biological. It's ransomware—a cyber threat that's increasingly common, and highly disruptive. There is no such thing as a “silver bullet” for solving the...

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Posted in: Cyber Security

Zero Trust Helps Secure a Remote Workforce

June 8th, 2021 by admin

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Zero trust has become one of cybersecurity’s latest buzzwords. So, it’s important to understand what Zero Trust is and how it can be used to improve your security stance. Why Zero Trust? Today, many company IT assets and devices reside off the corporate network. Employees are bringing their own devices...

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Posted in: Cyber Security

Why Vulnerability Assessments Are Important

September 8th, 2020 by admin

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Vulnerability assessment refers to the process of identifying risks and vulnerabilities in computer networks, systems, hardware, applications, and other parts of the IT ecosystem. Vulnerability assessments provide your IT team and organizational management with the information they need to analyze...

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Posted in: Security, Cyber Security, Managed Services

What Is a Cyber Attack?

April 28th, 2018 by admin

What Is a Cyber Attack?

Today, security is everyone’s job—from consumers, to system administrators, to executives. If you’re doing business, you need to elevate the priority of security across your organization. Over the years, cybercriminals have gotten a lot more advanced and, because cybercrime is such...

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Posted in: Security, Cyber Security, Managed Services, Small Businesses

Why Cybercriminals Love Small Businesses

March 22nd, 2018 by admin

Why Cybercriminals Love Small Businesses

Small businesses are in the crosshairs of an increasingly complex and sophisticated array of cybersecurity threats. Although major hacks of large corporations are now regularly headlining the news, small businesses are actually being attacked more regularly - and with increasing frequency. In fact,...

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Posted in: Business Advice, Cyber Security, Small Businesses

Reducing IT Threats with Security Awareness

February 21st, 2018 by admin

Reducing IT Threats with Security Awareness

As good as many of our IT solutions have become at thwarting security threats, some incidents can’t be 100% prevented by the technology. The threats from social engineering are one of them. Within the realm of IT security, social engineering is the art of manipulating people so they unknowingly...

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Posted in: Business Advice, Cyber Security, IT Support