Your passwords and credentials are what you use to gain access to your valuable data and information. They are used almost everywhere now, and with technology advancing, your credentials can easily be used against you and your business.
Cybersecurity has become a hot topic not only in the IT world, but across the nation, and for good reason! Cyber crimes are at an all time high and the technology they use, along with their ability to hack into your systems are more advanced than ever. It is important to not only be educated yourself on cybersecurity, but also training your users, and keeping your business up to date on security.
What is a cloud phone system?
Cloud phone systems are becoming more popular among small businesses and by 2020 more than half of businesses will be using a cloud phone system in their organization. So, what are the benefits of a cloud phone system and why are so many businesses switching from their PBX phones to the cloud?
What is the difference?
What is the difference between break/fix and managed service IT? The simple answer is one is a reactive response while the other is a proactive solution for technology.
What is managed services?
What is managed services? Unless you're living under a rock, your business likely relies on different types of technology to run efficiently. Technology is great for business when it works; however, when it decides not to work, breaks, or is just simply difficult to use, it can be a massive headache, especially for your business.
Topics: Managed Services
What is Ransomware?
Ransomware is becoming a problem that more companies are having to face. On average there are more than 900,000 ransomware detection each year.1 Unfortunately, ransomware is not only becoming more common, it's is becoming more expensive and as a result causing downtime, loss of data, halting operations, and even causing companies to go out of business.
Ransomware is a form of malicious software that overtakes your system(s) by locking down your data, systems, and software that your business runs on, and requiring a sum of money to be paid in order to re-gain access.
What is a VPN? A VPN stands for Virtual Private Network, meaning a secure connection to a network over the internet. VPN's are used in both the personal and business world, and the uses can very from wanting extra privacy to providing a secure network to employees that work from home.
In this blog post, we break down the two main types of VPN's, why they are important, and how they can protect you from cyber crime.
Cybersecurity involves many different thresholds and different layers of protection that can be provided to fend off attacks to protect your business. However, many businesses have several hands in the pot, and therefore, attacks can happen without your knowledge.
It is more important than ever for businesses to focus their efforts toward protecting themselves, their data, and overall cyber security. The internet is becoming more intelligent every day, and threats and cyber attacks are increasing just as quickly. With new stories daily, regarding ransomware and cyber attacks, protecting your business from hackers is likely at the forefront of your mind! The good news, is there are several steps that can be taken to prevent cyber attacks from targeting your business, and some of them are even free!