Understanding the Importance of Cybersecurity Risk Assessments

Today, risk assessment is one of the most important factors in the process of ensuring the cybersecurity of any firm. In this post, we'll go over what a risk assessment is, why it's important, and the stages involved.

So, what is a risk assessment in cybersecurity? Simply put, it means searching for, evaluating, and prioritizing potential dangers related to cybersecurity to the resources, records, and information of a business.

The Shocking Truth: How Hackers Can Infiltrate Your Email Accounts Without Your Password or Username

It may come as a shock to discover that hackers can infiltrate your Gmail or Microsoft 365 email accounts without needing your username or password, effortlessly bypassing two-factor authentication.

How you might wonder, do they achieve such a feat? Let's delve into this conundrum in this blog.

We have a new National Cybersecurity Strategy, what does it mean?

In this 39-page document . . . 
The Biden administration starts off by recognizing that cybersecurity is here to stay, that this is something that everybody should learn to live with and do as part of their use of technology. The document also says that the administration is investing 65 billion to make sure every American has access to reliable and high-speed internet.

Think like a Hacker: Get to know the hacking techniques and how to combat them

To evade security measures, cybercriminals are constantly exploring new tactics. Thus, it is crucial to adopt a hacker's mindset and employ preemptive measures to outsmart them. Defense in Depth (DiD) is a strategy that helps accomplish this.

According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), DiD involves using various security measures in a layered or stepwise approach to achieve security objectives.

Building Resilient Defense Strategies Against Insider Threats

Insider threats are a serious concern in the realm of cybersecurity. Unfortunately, many organizations of all sizes either neglect or are hesitant to address this issue.

To address this critical problem, this blog post aims to highlight the various types of insider threats, the severe harm that they can cause, the user attributes that can increase the risk of such threats, and the security controls that should be put in place to prevent and protect against these types of threats.

Top 4 Co-Managed IT Myths

As a business owner, you may be torn between relying solely on your internal IT staff or outsourcing to an IT service provider.  But what if there was a third option that combined the benefits of both?

Co-managed IT might just be the solution for you!

Using a co-managed IT service can fill IT gaps without having to source, train, and retain expensive IT talent.

Rackspace Hosted Exchange Down Due to Security Incident

Today, we are going to discuss what is going on over at Rackspace. Over the weekend, another cloud provider, and in this case, it happened to be companies, mostly small, medium-sized businesses that host their Exchange email not with Microsoft… many of you may be familiar with M365 or O365 and that is how you get your email.