If you’re a Mac user, it’s important to be aware of the growing number of ransomware attacks that are specifically targeting macOS devices. Just like Windows users, you need to take precautions to protect yourself from these threats. Here’s how you can secure your Mac against ransomware attacks. Defining ransomware Ransomware is a type of […]
Don’t let ransomware ruin your Mac
How Microsoft 365 Defender is helping fight phishing
If you’re looking for comprehensive protection against phishing and other online threats, you can’t go wrong with Microsoft 365 Defender. Read on to learn about Microsoft 365 Defender’s powerful cybersecurity features and its myriad benefits to businesses like yours. Phishing is one of the most common methods used by cybercriminals to steal sensitive information such […]
Email account security you should follow
Your email account is one of the most important pieces of online property you own. It’s the gateway to your other online accounts. If your email account falls into the wrong hands, it can be used to wreak havoc on your business. Here are surefire ways to bolster your email account security. Use strong passwords […]
A guide to IT security terms everyone should know
You’ve probably heard the term “malware” thrown around a lot, but what does it actually mean? In this article, we will define malware and a few other commonly used terms in IT so you can better protect your business. Understanding these basic cybersecurity concepts doesn’t require deep IT expertise, so read on. Malware For a […]
Protecting your Microsoft 365 environment and data
For many businesses, Microsoft 365 is their go-to productivity suite because it offers powerful features, cost-saving benefits, and world-class security. And while Microsoft continuously looks for ways to address security concerns, the changing threat landscape can put Microsoft 365’s security measures to the test. Here are some of the most common security risks Microsoft 365 […]
Work from home security best practices
In many industries, remote working is becoming an increasingly popular option for employees. But with the freedom and flexibility of working from home comes a new set of cybersecurity risks. Read on to learn security best practices for remote workers. Patch your software regularly Although installing software updates can be a major nuisance, these updates […]
The crucial role of MSPs in SMB cybersecurity
With modern cyberattacks targeting companies of all sizes, businesses cannot afford to relegate cybersecurity to the bottom of their list of priorities. When it comes to cybersecurity, even small- and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) would do well to get help from an expert. Here’s how having a managed IT services provider (MSP) implement robust cybersecurity solutions […]
What you need to know about Mac ransomware
New strains of ransomware usually impact many Windows users, while only a small percentage of Mac users get affected. However, there are ransomware strains that specifically target Apple computers. Boost your defenses against these threats by following these security tips. What is ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malicious software that holds computer systems hostage […]
What is a spam filter, and which type should your business get?
Email is an effective communication tool that businesses have been using for many years. Not only does it allow organizations to send and receive messages quickly, but it also allows them to reach out to potential customers.
However, the use of email introduces organizations to a nasty problem: spam or junk mail.
Protect your business — and your customers — by following these PHI management tips
Data privacy practices are necessary in any business, most especially in the healthcare industry. With protected health information (PHI) containing so much data that can be abused in the wrong hands, it’s simply a must for all healthcare organizations to make every effort to protect it. Get your business on track with PHI security by […]