Cyber criminals look to attack any business with weak security in place. As a business owner, you want to protect your IT systems and network infrastructure as a whole. Having the right technology can help, but it is simply not enough to prevent and protect your business from cyber threats. Before you venture into developing a security plan for your business, consider these facts about cyber security and the solutions you need to consider when protecting your business.
Phishing attacks are one of the most common ways information thieves try to gain information about your business. These types of scams trick people into giving access to a computer (or entire system) through an embedded link, a phone call, or software that gets downloaded in the process. Basically, if your business uses email, social media, the internet, or the phone, you are at risk for a phishing attack. Here are solutions you need to prevent phishing attacks from infecting your system.
Posted on Friday, March 03, 2017.
Staying safe in the digital world is becoming a more pressing need as the benefits, as well as the dangers of failing to do so, become more apparent. While the technological breakthroughs in the areas of data security, IT support, and other related fields can protect your organization from complex threats, you must also mobilize your staff in your company’s cyber security efforts.
Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2017.
Organizations can only grow when members are able to communicate and understand one another effectively. The ability to channel the focus of an entire team allows complex problems to be solved – and this helps small businesses expand.
Posted on Thursday, February 16, 2017.
What Does Cloud Computing Mean for You?
Cloud capabilities have changed the way individuals and organizations store, share, and edit data.
Cloud data management goes hand-in-hand with things like IT services for cyber security, organizational collaboration and networking.
Posted on Thursday, February 09, 2017.
Some small business managers assume their organization isn’t being targeted by cyber criminals. Taking that stance assumes that most cyber criminals look to focus their efforts on larger organizations, as this allows them to steal larger amounts of information. However, as is becoming increasingly apparent, not even small businesses are safe in the complex world of cyber threats.
Posted on Thursday, February 02, 2017.
IT consultants and IT outsourcing are becoming a more prevalent solution vs. in-house teams for many reasons. Please find out more about them in our latest article.
Posted on Friday, January 27, 2017.
Cloud computing has offered much in terms of access to data long-term, group collaboration and the ability for companies to streamline their digital operations. Even many of our most commonly used applications (Facebook, online banking, etc.) use cloud computing to allow users to use these applications at their leisure.
Posted on Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Advanced and Persistent Threats (APT's) are growing exponentially as new ways to disrupt servers for nefarious purposes becomes a growing issue. While these threats tend to wreak havoc on small businesses who may not know how to equip themselves to prohibit such attacks, occasionally a larger business showcases a loophole that cyber criminals can exploit which can create reason for concern.
Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017.
Computers and online networks have become the backbone of commerce and business in 2016. Even in our personal lives, having a computer is no longer an “IF” but a “how many” proposition. Using a computer can bring with it annoying, and at times, possibly disastrous issues.
Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2017.