Cybersecurity Defense: The Biden Administration Executive Order, is it a Great Start Towards Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity?

By Courtney Rosario on August 10th, 2021 | Tags: ,

In May, President Biden issued his executive order on improving the nation’s cybersecurity. However, this is not the first time that a president has tried to address this critical issue. Every president since Bill Clinton has issued a similar executive order to no avail. While cybersecurity is an ever-growing complex topic, there is hope that… Read More

Hackers Breached US Local Government by Exploiting Fortinet Bugs

By Courtney Rosario on May 28th, 2021 | Tags: , ,

As of May 2021, state-sponsored hackers have compromised the webserver of a U.S. municipal government after hacking into a Fortinet appliance.  The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) states that after gaining access to the organization’s server, the hackers moved laterally through the network and created a new domain controller, server, and workstation user accounts to… Read More

5 Steps You Should Take Today to Minimize Your Data Loss Due to Ransomware

By Jason Wendt on April 1st, 2021 | Tags: , , ,

You’re concerned about getting ransomware as everyone should be, but you don’t know what you can do to minimize your risks. Follow these five steps to reduce the chances of your data being hijacked and falling victim to ransomware. Make regular backups.This is Ransomware Defense 101. The scammers want to restrict access to your data,… Read More

The Benefits of using a Managed IT Service Provider (MSP)

By Jason Wendt on March 29th, 2021 | Tags: ,

Using a managed IT service provider (MSP) is often an appealing option for a company looking to outsource the support of their entire IT infrastructure.  Maintaining modern IT systems requires a specific and high-leveled knowledge base, which you can tap into by utilizing an MSP. As a bonus, managed IT services also provide solutions to… Read More