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Start 2019 Out Right – Have a Network Security Assessment Completed

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Cyber Security has been dramatically increasing over the years. Data breaches and service outages are happening weekly if not daily. With that in mind, cyber criminals are always looking for new ways to create havoc for innocent users. Unlike popular belief, big name companies aren't the only ones that are targeted. Actually, small to mid-sized businesses are often targeted over large companies. Read more to find out the best step you can take to help prevent your business from being a victim.

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4 Cybersecurity Tips For Business Owners & Managers

4 Cybersecurity Tips for Business Owners & Managers

There are some quick, common-sense tips you can put into place that will make you and your business a harder target for those looking to do you harm. Check out this article for 4 Cybersecurity Tips For Business Owners & Managers.

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Layered Network Security: 5 Components Every Layered Security Solution Should Have & Why Employee Training Is A Must Have

Layered Network Security Solution

More and more threats are facing your business every day when it comes to data security and network security. Cyber criminals come up with new techniques and tactics to try and cause you trouble, steal your data and hold you hostage for big payouts. To combat this, cybersecurity experts and IT vendors should be protecting you using layered security. Take a look at what layered network security is, 5 of the leading pieces and why employee education/training is probably the most important piece of any companies data and network security.

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How to Spot Phishing Scams and Stop Cyber-Criminals from Stealing Your Data

Phishing Scams

Email is an essential part or our everyday communications. It is also one of the most common methods that hackers use to attempt to gain access to sensitive information. More than 90% of data breaches start with a phishing attack. “Phishing” uses fraudulent email messages designed to impersonate a legitimate person or organization and trick the recipient into downloading harmful attachments or divulging sensitive information, such as passwords, bank account numbers, and Social Security numbers. Read on to learn more and how to protect yourself from these scams.

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5 Ways Your Information Gets On The Dark Web

Dark Web Part 2

In this second part in our dark web series we dive into some of the most common ways hackers and cyber-criminals get around your security and steal your data. Keeping your hardware up to date is only one piece of a proper defense when it comes to hackers and the dark web. Read on to learn more.

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To SSL or Not to SSL: What is HTTPs and Why it Matters to You

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Have you ever considered what goes into securing the websites you visit every day? Nobody wants their personal information stolen by a criminal when they go online to shop, pay bills or communicate with service providers. There are special components that you want on your site to avoid these issues. Discover what they are and how sites use them in this article.

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Dark Web Series Part 1 – What Is the Dark Web & Why It Matters To You

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2017 was another big year for cyber-security. With multiple global ransomware attacks, more large scale breaches and cyber-security taking center stage politically, it’s safe to say these topics aren’t going anywhere and the issues/incidents are only expected to get worse. We’d like to introduce you to a specific space on the World Wide Web that you might not know about - The Dark Web.

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5 Ways To Keep Cyber Criminals At Bay This Holiday

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Nobody wants to start the new year with a stolen identity or credit card fraud to deal with. This time of year is one of the biggest for retail – both brick and mortar and online. And any time people are buying things, cyber criminals and hackers are going to be trying to steal private information. Protect yourself this holiday and take a look at these 5 ways to keep the criminals at bay.

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3 Critical Steps You MUST Take To Avoid WannaCry And Ransomware Like It

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How confident are you in your cyber security protocols? If you got hit by ransomware today, would you know how to get yourself back up and running without paying the cyber criminals a dime? Do you have an IT partner who can visualize your server real time so you don’t lose time and money during a disaster? These are all questions you should have answers to and part of a larger conversation about proper cyber security preventions. Read on to learn more about one of the most recent cyber security attacks – WannaCry – and what you need to do to protect your business.

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