Ransomware attacks can be extremely costly as it can impact a business’s productivity, reputation, and continuity. It is never advised to pay a ransom, but many business’s do. Ransomware is a malicious software that is designed to block its victim’s access to a computer system until a sum of money has been paid. It has some key characteristics that differentiate
In the digitally dependent year of 2017, businesses can’t afford to lose their data. Whether this occurs from cyber-attack, human error, or natural disaster, data loss is quite the risk to put on your company. This is why an effective backup and disaster recovery (BDR) solution is essential to virtually every business. But first, what is BDR (Backup and Disaster
With all the recent news of malware attacks and hacking, there is a never ending need for strong IT cloud security services. It has become fairly evident nobody is safe from these security issues. Many organizations take it for granted that their cloud security is flawless and that it has been taken care of by the provider. Often, organizations using
Breach of data Cloud management systems are often targeted owing to the large volume of data that is stored. Depending on the kind of data that is stored and the importance of it, the impact of a potential breach is massive. Recently some hackers from Russia hacked into and leaked data from a healthcare cloud storage system. Athletes including members
Do your employees love their iPhones so much that you’d have to pry them out of their cold, dead hands? Apple devotees boast about the numerous advantages their devices have over competitors. One of the things they say is that iPhones are hack-proof. Unfortunately for them, that isn’t the case. Read on to learn the security risks of using an
How many times in the past year have you read about hackers bypassing major companies’ security to steal confidential and valuable information? You’ve probably lost track of the number. And you’re definitely worried that you could be next. How can you prevent your company from becoming a statistic? Read on to learn about finding weak spots in your network security
A data disaster can be a vital learning experience. Now that you’ve had that first disaster, it’s time to revisit — or create — a disaster recover (DR) plan to safeguard your IT investment and business.