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Uncovering the Cost of Cybercrime

Hamilton Place Strategies is a Washington DC bases consulting firm. They published a whitepaper looking at the cost of cybercrime titled Cybercrime Costs More Than You Think. According to their findings, the median cost of cybercrime has increased by nearly

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Employee Smartphones Can Be Security Vulnerabilities

Almost all of us these days have a smartphone. Besides staying connected via the phone and text messaging, we use our phones to check email, surf the web, and share files. Although a great convenience and a fantastic way to

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Password Security – Still an Issue in 2016

InformationWeek’s publication Dark Reading is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year. In honor of their decade of information security reporting, Dark Reading published an article titled Epic Security #FAILS Of The Past 10 Years. The article comments that it

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Hacking, Cybercrime, and Losing Intellectual Property

This month, InformationWeek published an article under its information security community site, DarkReading. Titled, 6 Shocking Intellectual Property Breaches, the article takes a look at one of the darker sides of cybercrime. When major hacks and breaches of security occur,

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Enterprise Antivirus as a Means for Enhanced Security

Most personal computer owners have some antivirus application installed. There is an array of options available for purchase, and often operating systems have their own native antivirus applications or these programs are offered along with a service contract with an

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The Benefits of Managed IT Services Over The Summer

For many companies the summer month often mean a slow-down in activity. Employees take longer vacations, client requests tend to slow down, and businesses will often see an increase in work-from-home requests. It’s understandable why. For many states, the summer

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Security’s Weakest Point and Highest Threat: Human Error

When it comes to cyber security, many organizations focus on the big, tangible items. Are there firewalls in place? Does each workstation, laptop, mobile device, and server in the office have anti-virus software installed? Are company emails encrypted and does

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Managed IT Services and Cloud Deployments

More and more businesses are realizing the flexibility, elasticity, and cost saving opportunities that the cloud provides. As such, companies are moving from on-premise IT environments to the cloud at increasing rates. Many major cloud providers such as Amazon Web

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IT Security Vulnerabilities Hiding Around Your Office

A managed IT services provider does more than just manage your IT networks. From helping you to select hardware and software for your business to optimize business processes, to assisting with moving operations to the cloud, a managed IT provider

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How Secure Is The Cloud?

There is a lot of debate these days over the security of the cloud. Many businesses have been apprehensive about making the move to the cloud, for fear of not having control of their data like they do in-house. However,

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