Getting Ahead of Web App Security Threats

Web application technology is now evolving, thus robust security measures must be heightened. Many web applications are still lacking in security and most have file upload functionality that rarely scans incoming files for malware threats. Security threats to web apps are a reality and happening worldwide. For the past couple of years, file upload services…

Are you utilizing collaboration software?

Online collaboration is increasing in popularity. Businesses across all industries benefit from implementing and utilizing collaboration solutions. Remote workers are able to communicate and work together with on-site coworkers in a streamlined manner. It is progressive in nature and helps improve efficiency, making it an ideal platform for forward-thinking businesses. Online collaboration tools are the…

Examining the Cost of Hiring an MSP vs and IT Employee

Your IT needs inevitably increase as your business grows. As a small business, your IT budget depends on many factors. You have to consider the number of employees, e-commerce capabilities, and the nature of your business’s product or services. Here are some questions to be considered when assessing your IT requirements. It helps when establishing…

Cybersecurity is Not a One-Time Investment

If you think that your organization or portfolio is just too small to be targeted, you could be wrong. According to a security firm that tracks data breaches, there were 65,000 successful ransomware attacks in 2020.   Small to mid-sized organizations make up a large portion of businesses targeted by cyber threats, cyberattacks are now…

Boost the Cyber Posture by Shifting to Zero Trust Security

Zero Trust security is now hitting the mainstream and will be compulsory for federal agencies after an executive order has been signed by United States President Joe Biden to boost the cyber posture of the federal government. An order mandated agencies to move to zero-trust as-a-service architectures and enable two-factor authentication (2FA) within 180 days.…

Ransomware Detection Features for Azure is Now Available

The Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) and Azure have announced their newest Fusion Detection for Ransomware. When encountering ransomware attacks, it is important to consider the timeframe when taking immediate actions to block and prevent the entire network from the attack. The best thing about Microsoft’s Fusion technology is it gives security analysts a signal…

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Data Control: The Key to Success in a Multi-cloud Future

Data is a valuable asset and a foundation of an organization’s information. To survive in the modern economy, business leaders should understand the importance of securing and managing data. According to the 2020 IDG State of the CIO report, CEOs’ top priority for IT continues to be to lead digital business transformation. To do that,…