Top 12 Password Best Practices for Password Day 2022

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Today’s business world is heavily reliant on digitalization. Using technology in your business is crucial if you want to stay competitive. But despite the advantages that technology affords, there are several aspects of it you need to keep a close watch on if you hope to keep your business safe from cyberthreats. This is why interest in cybersecurity has skyrocketed … Read More

The Importance of Prioritizing Your Technology Gaps and How To Do It

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prioritizing your technology gaps

Today’s technology-based businesses have a multitude of reasons to make sure their technology infrastructure is up to date, including cyberthreats, head-to-head competition, and regulatory compliance. Because of this, it’s crucial to routinely identify and address gaps in your IT infrastructure. When it comes to finding and prioritizing your technology gaps, a technology audit is the best place to start. Perform … Read More

Does Your Business Have a Data Security Policy? Here’s Why It Should

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data security policy

Today’s competitive business environment is driven by data. Data provides valuable insights into your business performance and customer experience, helping you improve processes and make better decisions. But in the new world of remote work, your organization’s data could be exposed to a wide range of security threats if you don’t have the right protections in place. According to the … Read More

It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year . . . For Scams

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Scams happen year-round, but they seem to be particularly rampant during the holiday season. Everyone is out looking for that gift for that special someone. As a result, scammers are out trying to make you “buy” it from them. Last month, the Better Business Bureau released a “naughty list” of scams to watch out for during the most wonderful time … Read More

Top 5 Mobile Applications for Productivity

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If we have learned anything over the last several months, it’s that work is changing and now, more than ever, people are working on the go.  And many more employees are working off of their cell phones or mobile devices as opposed to bulky desktops or even laptops.  As Forbes states, “The more productive your company is, the easier it … Read More

Electronic Waste and the Impact to the Environment

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E-Waste

Digital Pollution Digital pollution has become one of the largest negative contributors impacting our environment globally.  According to Global E-waste Monitor 2020, more than 53 million metric tons of electronic waste was produced in 2019. This amount of waste equates to more than the total number of commercial aircraft manufactured. EVER. Used enterprise assets such as computers, servers, hard drives, … Read More

Kaseya Cybersecurity Breach: What Happened & How to Respond

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Kaseya announced that it was hit with a sophisticated cyberattack over the July 4th Weekend. What Happened? This supply-chain ransomware attack leveraged a vulnerability in Kaseya VSA (Virtual System Administrator) software.  To clarify, VSA is a set of tools used by MSPs (Managed Service Providers) to manage and monitor computers. This is one of the worst cyber-attacks to have hit … Read More

Getting the Best From Your Remote Employees

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Working Remote

Getting the Best From Your Remote Employees The global Covid-19 pandemic left the majority of organizations scrambling to find remote technology solutions to accommodate our new work-from-home environments.  While many employees are returning to the office, several organizations are remaining virtual or will move to a hybrid arrangement. Tips to ensure your organization is leveraging its remote workforce to achieve … Read More

Cybersecurity Compliance – Financial Services Industry

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Cybersecurity Compliance Within the Financial Services Industry The financial industry is a primary target for cybercriminal activity due to the vast amounts of valuable data at stake.  A successful attack can yield massive rewards for hackers.  In fact, 67% of financial institutions reported an increase in cyber-attacks in the past year.  Financial institutions host customer’s personal identifiable information (PII).  Examples … Read More