Changing Your Password? Follow These Tips

When it comes to passwords, there are too many opinions on the “right” thing to do.  Do you change them every 3 months, 6 months, 2 years?  Should you use capital letters, lowercase letters, or numbers and symbols?  Do you need a password of 12-15 characters or 15-20?  To dissipate all the confusion, we are…

It’s Time to Educate Your Employees

The uninformed and the only-a-little-informed employees are your weakest link.  95% of security breaches involve someone simply making a mistake.  Negligence is one of the most costly insider threats to businesses today.  Surprised?  While it’s true that malicious insider attacks are more complex, they do not occur as frequently as negligent threats.  Negligence costs companies…

The History of Cybersecurity

In the history of cybersecurity, attacks like ransomware, viruses, and malware were not always a major problem for businesses.  Cybersecurity only came into existence because of the development of viruses.  So, how did we get here? Where it all began. In 1969, UCLA professor, Leonard Kleinrock, and student, Charley Kline, sent the first electronic message…

The 11 Cyber-Gurus to Follow on Twitter

If you want to learn more about cybersecurity, digital solutions, or technology tips, here are our top 11 suggestions of which cyber-gurus to follow. 1.  Eugene Kaspersky () Kaspersky is the Chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab (@kaspersky) with 28 years of experience in cybersecurity solutions under his belt.  His feed is full of informative…

10 Common Misleading Thoughts on Cyber Security

Finding the right fit for your company’s cyber security needs can be challenging.  Some business owners simply don’t see the importance of seeking out cyber security solutions, leaving their business and employees defenseless.  We understand the mindset of our customers and we will give you the truth to the 10 most common misleading thoughts about cyber security for your business.

Why Your Business Needs Cybersecurity

Your business needs cybersecurity – and here’s why: Cyberattacks are as real as ever.  There isn’t a newsday that passes without the mention of a cyberattack or security breach.  They have affected hospitals, banks, traffic controls, universities, and even government management.  It’s scary to live in a world where cyber crimes are on the rise.…