In a perfect world, keeping your antivirus updated and having a good firewall in place would be enough to protect your business from cybersecurity threats. Unfortunately, most attacks still come in through email, and can slip by your users. Even the most complex cybersecurity platforms used by massive corporations and governments can be foiled by … Continue reading Staff Education Goes a Long Way in Preventing Security Issues
Blockchain technology is all the rage these days. Business owners are going to start hearing this buzzword as a bullet point in software solutions. Developers from all over the world are trying to harness the power of encrypted, distributed data, mainly due to the reputation that blockchain has regarding the “unhackable” permanence of the data … Continue reading Is Blockchain a Shield for Cybercrime?
Cloud computing is a major part of most businesses today. In the past, businesses had to pay in-house technicians to research, design, and purchase the infrastructure needed to run an onsite server. This was expensive, especially if a business wasn’t able to get the solution they needed the first time around. Cloud computing has changed … Continue reading Cloud Services Can Help You Build a Better Business
Chances are, you’ve heard of “phishing” – a cybercriminal’s scam that steals data, access credentials, and other sensitive information by fooling a user into thinking they are providing this information to someone who is supposed to have access to it. However, there are a few different kinds of phishing, based on how it is carried … Continue reading Taking an Exploratory Stab at Spear Phishing
10 Questions to Ask Your Backup and Disaster Recovery Vendor It’s that time of year again in Florida: hurricane season. As residents stock up on sandbags and shore up their properties to avoid costly damage, business owners should be triple-checking their disaster recovery and business continuity plans. The key word here? Should be. Many don’t, … Continue reading Hurricane Season is Here, Is Your Business Prepared?
Compared to an enterprise corporation, a small-to-medium-sized business is going to have far fewer resources, especially in terms of its IT. This doesn’t mean that they need to settle for sub-par services. Let’s review two of the most crucial technology needs that any business has to have taken care of, and how they can do … Continue reading Small and Medium-Sized Businesses are Using Enterprise Technology