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Can Office 365’s Security Protocols Adequately Protect My Business?

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As a business owner, you realize the value of having reliable email and access to the tools you use daily, like Microsoft Word and Excel. Perhaps you’re ready to switch to Office 365 to access these communication and productivity tools…

Multi-Factor Authentication: How to Secure Your Accounts with Duo

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Passwords aren’t enough anymore. No matter how many warnings you might hear about using strong passwords or not reusing passwords, the vast majority of people are still using weak passwords and poor password etiquette that make them an easy target…

10 Things You Must Do Now to Prevent Data Loss

10 Things You Must Do Now
A successful IT department knows that their prep work must start today to prevent a data loss disaster tomorrow. It might sound cliché, but proactive maintenance and disaster recovery preparedness are the most efficient way to tackle the latest data breach,…

Coronavirus Phishing Scams: How to Protect Your Business

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As the world reels from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, hackers and scammers are thriving on fears surrounding the virus, creating a new threat for businesses and individuals. Scams and email phishing schemes surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic have…

The Rising Cost Of Cybercrime [Infographic]: 2019 Update

The rising cost of cyber crime
Cybercrime is one of the fastest growing “industries” today, resulting in staggering costs to businesses worldwide. Find out just how much it's costing businesses in our updated infographic.

From The Headlines: Cyberattacks Now Cost Your Business $200K

Cyberattacks Cost Businesses $200,000 Per Incident
In late 2019, CNBC.com reported that cyberattacks now cost businesses of all sizes about $200,000 per incident, on average. This represents a dramatic increase in the average cost of a data breach, especially for small to midsize businesses (SMBs).

The True Cost of Spam for Your Company

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Spam email is nothing new. We’re all used to receiving spam messages, and having an overflowing junk folder is just part of having an email account. In fact, we may joke about the particularly funny or cringe-worthy spam emails we…

The Security Risks Posed by Social Media

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As companies flock to social media for their branding needs and employees continue to spend time on the likes of Facebook, Twitter, and other social sites, there’s a growing concern about the risks associated with using these sites—concerns that could…

How to Spot and Avoid Phishing Emails

Phishing Emails
While we may envision hackers sitting in dark rooms hovering over computers with lines of code scrolling down their screens, the portrait of modern hackers is much more sinister. In fact, today’s hackers and cyber attackers are much more akin…

Why You Need to Worry About Physical Network Security

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When it comes to protecting your computer network, we spend a lot of time talking about hacking, viruses, and cybercrime. While it’s incredibly important to protect your business from digital attacks, you also need to think about the physical security…