Identifying opportunities in all areas of business is vital for growth. However, one area that’s often overlooked is technology. Although it’s tempting to adopt an “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” attitude with IT, conducting regular technology business reviews is necessary if you want to achieve your business goals. A technology business review reveals […]
Kicking off a whole new year full of new risks and infections. Take time to review these top six security risks for businesses in 2020.
Risks for the new year.
I’ll never forget being mesmerized by my first computer, a Mac 512. Ahhh, those were the good old days before cyber-attacks and security became second nature.
Businesses should take every precaution when it comes to data and network protection. Leverage the capabilities of a competent IT partner by augmenting their round-the-clock oversight and regularly update protocols with timely security audits. Auditing and the security strategy Audits are necessary to maintain system integrity and uphold quality. These system checks help identify security […]
The bring your own device (BYOD) phenomenon continues to rise in the workplace. There are a number of benefits and risks that BYOD brings. For it to be successful, you must balance employee freedom and data security. Here’s how you can do that. Whether your employees are using smartphones, tablets, or laptops, you need a […]
As the number of cybersecurity threats increases, many business owners have no recourse but make cybersecurity a priority. But how does one know if your security measures are actually keeping your enterprise IT assets safe? Here are five ways you can tell if your security isn’t sufficient. Open wireless networks With one main internet line […]
Most headlines about data security feature some big fancy corporation or government entity with a major data breach. Last year 500 million records were compromised in the Marriott breach. But, what about companies like yours? Why is data security so important?
The likelihood of an attack…
It’s really not a matter of “if” you will be attacked, it’s “when”. The truth is, a vast majority of the companies that are being hacked are small to mid-sized businesses just like yours.
Yes of course: computer security should be serious business EVERY day. But we don’t want another MyDoom (the worst email virus in history, causing $38.5 billion in damage), so let’s celebrate and spread the word about computer security.
The first case of Malware inspired this observance.
Has your security been breached? Here’s a few pointers of what NOT to do.
1. Do NOT improvise.
Your company deserves the best. In the event of an attack you may be tempted to try to fix things yourself on the fly. The last thing you need is to waste time trying to organize a recovery plan.
When it comes to business IT security, many small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) often struggle to protect their systems from various cyberattacks. While there are many things you can do to secure your IT infrastructure, being aware of common security threats will really help. Here are five common ways your systems can be breached. #1. […]
Social media phishing is on the rise. Facebook is one of the most commonly impersonated brands in phishing attacks. Hackers now employ more sophisticated tactics, so you must strengthen your privacy settings to keep them away. Lock screens exist for a reason Lock all your computing devices as soon as you stop using them. This […]