Security

Infected with Ransomware? Don’t Panic Just Yet.

Although a ransomware infection might feel targeted, you’re not the only one who’s been infected. Ransomware is spreading at an alarming rate, but the more it spreads, the more resources are allocated to fighting it. If your data is held hostage, check these lists for free decryption tools first!

The state of […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:27:17+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Business Value, Security|Comments Off on Infected with Ransomware? Don’t Panic Just Yet.

Fileless Malware: Who are the targets?

Business owners have spent the last couple months fearful of cyber attacks from the “fileless malware” plastered across headlines. But don’t panic! Getting acquainted with this new malware today could save you from a headache in the future.

What is this new threat?

To oversimplify the matter, fileless malware is stored somewhere other […]

By | 2018-05-28T10:23:58+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Security|Comments Off on Fileless Malware: Who are the targets?

4 First Steps for Preventing Cyber Attacks

Do you need some proactive strategies to prevent cyber attacks? Here’s our strategy.

1. Understand the threats you’re facing

Before any small- or medium-sized business can work toward preventing cyber-attacks, everyone involved needs to know exactly what they’re up against. Whether you’re working with in-house IT staff or an outsourced provider, you should […]

By | 2018-05-28T10:20:52+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Security|Comments Off on 4 First Steps for Preventing Cyber Attacks

Hackers Can Use Autofill to Get Your Credit Card Info

Does filling in web forms sap all your browsing energy? Do you find it especially taxing to shop or register online using a mobile device? Google’s Chrome alleviated this dilemma when it introduced the Autofill feature in 2011, which made filling in forms much faster and making credit card purchases […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:37:56+00:00 January 27th, 2017|Business Value, Security|Comments Off on Hackers Can Use Autofill to Get Your Credit Card Info

2016 Cyber Attack Stats: What You Need to Know

As cyber attacks continue to rise, businesses large and small need to stay one step ahead with I.T. services that keep them protected no matter what. What were once minor nuisances have now become advanced threats that can actually put you out of business. If these cyber attack statistics don’t convince […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:41:11+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on 2016 Cyber Attack Stats: What You Need to Know

2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

When disaster strikes, organizations need to put their business continuity plans into action and recover their IT systems as quickly as possible. Failing to do so can have serious financial and reputational repercussions. Despite this, investments in disaster recovery are set aside each year for high-tech IT investments, and every year […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:41:52+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Business, Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on 2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

The Ransomware That Will Have You Selling Your Soul

Ransomware has become a fast-track for making money for some hackers this holiday season. But instead of just demanding a small payment for the decryption code that will unlock their computers, some hackers are demanding that victims sacrifice two other friends to ensure they receive the code they need.

Ransomware is […]

By | 2016-12-28T16:00:41+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Business Value, Security|Comments Off on The Ransomware That Will Have You Selling Your Soul

New Year, New Cyber Threats

Have you had to deal with security issues in the past year? Brace yourself; there are more to come. For this reason, security experts have become indispensable to businesses. They guard tech-dependent individuals and businesses against malicious attacks that pose threats to their privacy and livelihood. As you ring in the […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:42:55+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Business Value, Cloud Services, SaaS, Security|Comments Off on New Year, New Cyber Threats

What Is Managed Firewall and How Does it Work?

Let’s start with the basics: do you know the difference between a firewall and managed firewallopens in a new window? You probably have some idea of what a firewall is and what it does. A firewall is part of your computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:44:29+00:00 December 6th, 2016|Business Continuity, Security|Comments Off on What Is Managed Firewall and How Does it Work?

Easy Business Security Tips for Preventing a Costly Data Breach

In an overwhelmingly digital landscape, businesses depend on I.T. for marketing, data storage, and financial transactions. And with that comes the need to secure every bit of private information cyber criminals might want to get their hands on. While an outsourced security professional may be a good investment, there are […]

By | 2016-11-25T16:00:48+00:00 November 25th, 2016|Business Intelligence, Business Value, Security|Comments Off on Easy Business Security Tips for Preventing a Costly Data Breach