3 Types of hackers: What you need to know

While there are many similarities among hackers, there are also some key differences among them. Some hackers want money for themselves and resort to evildoings, while others just want to make the world a better place. In this blog post, we will discuss the three main types of hackers and what you need to know […]

4 Reasons Phishing Is Getting More Frequent

Phishing is a social engineering attack used to obtain sensitive information, such as login credentials and payment details, from users. It happens when an attacker, posing as a trusted source, dupes a victim into clicking on a malicious link or downloading a spam file sent over email, text messages, phone calls or social media. If […]

Is it beneficial for employers to track employees’ online activities?

The COVID-19 pandemic pushed many businesses to embrace a work from home setup. However, one of the challenges managers faced was checking the productivity of each employee. Monitoring employees online is a good way of tracking the productivity of a remote workforce. Keep reading to learn more about employee monitoring. What is employee monitoring? Employee […]

Why two-factor and two-step authentication matter

Two-factor authentication and two-step authentication are both vital for data security. But what’s the difference between them? Is one authentication process better than the other for your business? In this blog post, we will break down the differences between two-factor authentication and two-step authentication to help you decide which is more suitable for your needs. […]

Why IT security audits are important

In today’s world, it’s important for organizations to take their cybersecurity measures seriously to avoid cyberattacks and data breaches. A good way for companies to keep their security up to date and compliant is to conduct regular IT security audits. What is an IT security audit? An IT security audit is a thorough evaluation of […]

Top 3 Password Recommendations

It seems like I am creating a new account almost every day for websites, remote applications, programs, or services.  And I am not sure about you, but I already have way too many passwords to keep track of.  This problem leads to the largest risks people and organizations face with passwords, their selection, and storage. […]

The War On Ukraine. What’s the Cyberthreat to our businesses?

We have all been shocked by developments in Ukraine in the last few days. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people caught up in the midst of this.
However, it would be remiss of us not to consider what impact the fallout has on our organizations. One of the potential impacts will come from cyberattacks against Western businesses, and this is the one that has taken up most of my thinking in the last couple of days.

Top 5 Considerations For Video Surveillance

When shopping for a video surveillance system, there is a lot to consider in order to meet your expectations. If it’s your first surveillance system, one of the common misconceptions is that crime will magically stop because there are cameras in place. You’ll need to come to grips with the fact that a surveillance system […]

Understanding fileless malware

Though fileless malware has been around much longer, it only became a mainstream method of cyberattack in 2017. With fileless malware, cybercriminals are able to use legitimate tools and services, such as existing software, applications, and authorized protocols, to carry out malicious activities like unauthorized data retrieval or data damage. Left unchecked, these types of […]