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

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

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

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

Did You Know? 2-Step and 2-Factor Authentication Are Not the Same Thing!

With all the recent hacking scares all over the world, you know and understand that your business’s cyber-security is extremely important.

If you are seeking out a way to improve your business’s cyber-security, both for your business itself as well as for your customers, you are likely looking at your authentication […]

By | 2016-10-25T15:00:31+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Business Intelligence, Security|Comments Off on Did You Know? 2-Step and 2-Factor Authentication Are Not the Same Thing!

Cyber-crime and Social Engineering: Don’t Be a Victim

For as long as there have been cybercriminals, there have been social engineers, or people who use tricks and scams to force other people to volunteer sensitive information. There are several ways to use social engineering to acquire valuable information like account passwords and bank accounts, but avoiding these scams […]

By | 2016-10-07T15:00:50+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Security|Comments Off on Cyber-crime and Social Engineering: Don’t Be a Victim

‘I Wish You Would Drop Dead’: See the World from the Perspective of a Cyber Crime Victim

You might think only big corporations with valuable data might be victims of cyber crime, but you would be wrong. Ordinary people like you and me are often hacked, and with big consequences!

So what do you go through when you become a victim of ransomware? How do you win back your files? […]

By | 2016-08-10T12:49:23+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Security|Comments Off on ‘I Wish You Would Drop Dead’: See the World from the Perspective of a Cyber Crime Victim