cybersecurity

IT Workers are Hard to Find and Keep in 2022

According to a survey titled The Impact of Technology in 2022 and Beyond: on IEEE Global Study, 97 percent of IT leaders agree on two things: Their team is working more closely with human resource leaders to implement workplace technologies And that the entire process will take longer than expected because staff shortages are abundant …

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How often should you audit your cyber security & who should do it?

Adopting cyber security measures for any business is a good thing. However, many companies assume that once these systems are in place, everything is fine. Cybersecurity isn’t a one and done deal, rather it demands consistent improvements. And one way to test the cybersecurity measures is through regular audits. Cybersecurity audits are complex, time-consuming, and …

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Is Antivirus necessary for my small business?

Without question, every small business owner knows that everything in their business is a priority. With a limited budget, small businesses need to ensure they’re getting the most results. Security isn’t always a top concern for many. Businesses today rely heavily on several digital components. If a computer or network gets compromised and businesses can’t …

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What is Social Engineering?

Social engineering is the technique involving manipulating people into giving away confidential information. Passwords to sites, banking information, credit card numbers, personally identifiable information. Anything goes. The types of information criminals are looking for can vary of course, along with the techniques that are used to tricking people. Regardless, it all falls back to something …

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Cost Effective Data Security Best Practices in the Workplace

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Data security within the workplace is growing to be a larger concern for businesses. Fortunately, there is a lot of infrastructure and information broadly available. Security wise, some will suggest having a physical building check at the end of the work day. Other security measures can be as simple as checking vulnerabilities that could lead …

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How to unlock the root cause of computer incidents

Whether your computer is attacked or you run into a technical difficulty, the usual methods are to be reactive in these circumstances. However, we can no longer afford to do that as hackers are becoming more sophisticated and people are understanding the costs behind reacting to every technological problem. A proactive approach is more appropriate …

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Backup and Disaster Recovery Planning for Small Businesses

As cyberattacks keep rising year after year, the more need small businesses should have in formulating a backup plan and contingencies to recover from disasters. There have been several examples over the span of years where organizations experienced attacks and had to shut down their business for a period of time – or worse, indefinitely. …

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5 Reasons To Have IT Support For Your Small Business

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] It’s not out of the ordinary for small businesses to neglect certain aspects of their business. With so much happening, it’s bound to happen. However time and again we see small businesses neglecting something that’s vital: IT support. The reality is IT support could make or break a business for small businesses. That’s not …

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Protect Your Online Shopping with these 12 Fraud Awareness Tips

With the holiday season approaching, this year is set to break records for the number of purchases made online. In addition to all of the gifts to be bought, parties to be booked, and special little “I deserve it” purchases, there may be a few surprises lurking in dark corners. Sadly, when it comes to …

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Ransomware As A Cyber Weapon Of Choice

With many business ventures having high chances of failure in the early years, businesses rely on lessons learned to improve their odds of survival. Businesses do this by analyzing what went right or wrong and adapt based on those results. This kind of model shouldn’t just be applied to business ventures but to many industries …

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