Category Archives: Security

How much downtime can you afford due to a cyberthreat?

Small and medium businesses face the same cyberthreats as large enterprises but have fewer resources to shore up their defenses or recover from a breach. Indeed, 40 percent of midmarket companies experienced eight hours or more of system downtime due to a severe security breach, similar to what large enterprises reported, according to a special…
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What have we learned from the Target breach?

This month marks five years since Target announced the data breach that exposed 70 million customers’ credit card numbers and banking information. Target had to endure years of slumping sales and spend millions of dollars to regain customer trust following the attack, which started with a successful phishing attempt on one of the chain’s HVAC…
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Is your I.T. provider automatically patching your servers & workstations?

Is your I.T. provider automating all the patching of your critical network systems? Can they provide a report showing your network's current patch status? If you're not already aware, patching provides security updates and reliability improvements to all servers, workstations, and devices on your network - and are a critical necessity against today's cyber threats.…
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