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Cloud Security vs. On-Premise Security: Which Is Better?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 01/ 24/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 7.5 MIN READ

Cyber security is an increasingly vital aspect of a business' operations. If your network isn't secure, you risk your data being stolen or held for ransom. When figuring out what type of cyber security is right for you,.

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Biggest Ransomware Attacks of 2020

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 01/ 24/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

RANSOMWARE | 5 MIN READ

Ransomware attacks pose one of the biggest security threats to both individuals and businesses alike, showing no signs of slowing down as hackers grow increasingly savvy and confident in their abilities. Read more to see our.

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Sharp vs Toshiba Copiers [Ratings + Reviews]

Submitted by Daniel Gray on Tue, 01/ 21/ 20 - 11: 34 AM

OFFICE COPIERS | 6 MIN READ

Purchasing a copier is an expensive endeavor, not matter if you're in need of one or many. Because of this, it's important to understand the advantages and disadvantages of the brands you are comparing and finding honest.

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What Is Ransomware?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 01/ 14/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

RANSOMWARE | 6 MIN READ

Ransomware is the modern day mobster, allowing hackers to shake innocent victims down for their money with no remorse. You've probably seen major news outlets covering stories about it for years, but what exactly is ransomware?.

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The Future of the Dark Web

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 01/ 14/ 20 - 11: 52 AM

DARK WEB | 6 MIN READ

While the future of the dark web, a magnet for criminal activity, is un-predictable in many ways, there are growing trends in both its audience and functionality. Read more to discover what dark web trends we predict will.

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How to Avoid Social Engineering Scams [Types and Tips]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 01/ 10/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

SOCIAL ENGINEERING | 4.5 MIN READ

Social engineering threatens your business' livelihood. By preying on human emotion to access sensitive information and hack your network, social engineering can cause a host of negative consequences. Read more to.

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Intermedia, Mitel, & RingCentral [2020 Comparison]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Wed, 01/ 08/ 20 - 03: 36 PM

BUSINESS PHONES | 6 MIN READ

Comparing the features of business phone systems like Intermedia, Mitel, and RingCentral can become time-consuming when all the information isn't in one place. To simplify your search, we have researched the brands listed.

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What Is the Network Security Key on a Computer?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 01/ 07/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 4 MIN READ

A "network security key" is a phrase that can confuse those outside of technical industries. Understanding technical jargon like this is the first step in learning how to better secure your network. Read more to learn what.

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What Cyber Security New Year's Resolutions Should Your Business Set?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 01/ 03/ 20 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 4.5 MIN READ

The start of a new decade gives businesses a fresh start to strive towards achieving long-term goals. Businesses always think to set New Year's resolutions covering topics such as sales growth and business expansion..

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A Timeline of 2019 Ransomware Attacks and Future Trends

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 12/ 27/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBERCRIME | 9.5 MIN READ

Every year, humanity is further ushered into the golden age of the technological revolution. New technological advancements are publicized, which brings exciting promises of what's to come. However, as humanity, specifically.

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What Are MSP On-Boarding Fees?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 12/ 20/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 4 MIN READ

Signing a Managed Services Provider contract is exciting, as it is the first step in better protecting your business from cyber threats. However, signing an MSP contract can mean reading over a lot of unfamiliar jargon. A.

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Do MSP's Offer After-Hours Support?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 12/ 17/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 3.5 MIN READ

When shopping around for an MSP, a key feature of an offering that you might consider is whether or not they offer after-hours support. Read more to discover what after-hours support looks like, how common it is in the.

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Top 7 Network Security Tools for 2020

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 12/ 13/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 7.5 MIN READ

Running a business pulls your mind in a million different directions. When worrying about the usual business-critical tasks, taking time to focus on managing the security of your network can become a hassle. However, is.

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NOC vs Help Desk: What's the Difference?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 12/ 10/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY |MIN READ

Who's there to help you when your network goes down or you're having trouble accessing your email? Depending on your company's needs, the answer could be a NOC or a help desk. The terms "help desk" and "Network Operations.

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Cyber Security Laws and Regulations Coming in 2020

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 12/ 06/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 4.5 MIN READ 

With 2020 around the corner, you're probably thinking about the approach of tax season or what gifts you'll be buying for the holidays. However, have you considered how you or your business will be affected by new cyber.

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How to Prepare for Windows 7 End of Life [Quick Summary]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 12/ 03/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 2.5 MIN READ

Windows 7 End of Life is coming early next year. Those who do not heed the warnings from Windows leave their networks at serious risk of being breached. Read on to find out what Windows 7 End of Life is, the risks.

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How to Keep Data Safe and Secure [5 Quick Tips]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 11/ 26/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 5 MIN READ

While we don't have flying cars yet, society has advanced to the point that many other aspects of our lives are tied to technology. One way that our lives are inextricably tied to it is through the storing of our personal.

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How to Choose a Managed Services Provider [13 Tips]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Wed, 11/ 20/ 19 - 03: 22 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 7 MIN READ

Are you shopping for a managed IT services provider or considering switching from your current one? Read more to learn about some points you should keep in mind when shopping for a managed services provider (MSP).

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Who Do Hackers Target?

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Fri, 11/ 15/ 19 - 12: 00 PM

CYBER SECURITY | 5 MIN READ

Cyber Security Ventures predicts that a business will fall victim to a ransomware attack every 11 seconds by 2021. When you hear statistics like that, imagining how many people are the victims of a network hack in general.

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How to Prevent Ransomware Attacks [8 Quick Tips]

Submitted by Erica Kastner on Tue, 11/ 12/ 19 - 08: 00 AM

CYBER SECURITY |MIN READ

You're browsing the Internet on your computer when the screen starts glitching and freezing up. An eerie warning message pops up on your screen, warning you that all your important documents, from your financial statements.

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