Data Security Needs to Include COMMON SENSE!

While recently flying back home, I was lucky to sit in the emergency row.  Just after takeoff, I pulled out my laptop to catch up on work e-mails and sure enough everyone else in my row did the same.  The man to my right had a nice Lenovo and upon booting up, I could...

How Efficient is Cloud Storage in Managing Remote Teams?

With the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies sent their employees to Work from Home (WFH) to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 transmission. For most companies who have already been integrating technology in their business processes before the pandemic,...

How Do You Detect Phishing Strategies?

Phishing is the doorway to most cybercrimes. The ones who enter often fall victim to these schemes and experience misfortunes ranging from identity theft to data breaches. These schemes are convenient to disseminate and many people fall into them out of deception....

Data Loss Prevention with the “Great Resignation”

Protecting an organization’s data has always been a priority since the beginning of the use of the computer, but as time has progressed, ensuring the security of your information has become more difficult.  This sensitive information is crucial for your business and...

Types of Phishing Techniques that Business Should Be Aware Of

Many people take the bait in phishing schemes whether through email or phone calls. This, unfortunately, leads to their bank accounts being compromised, their identities stolen, and falling prey to spending money on dubious raffles, contests, and many others. Phishing...

Ransomware Groups that You Need to Be Aware Of

Ransomware groups target businesses, government agencies, and critical infrastructures. Most of the time, they steal data and demand a significant amount of ransom. If the ransom doesn’t get paid, the data gets leaked to the public. These lead to crippled...

Why is Ransomware the Most Expensive Cybersecurity Breach?

When the internet developed into a sophisticated platform, it gradually evolved over time into a platform being exploited by cybercriminals. These cybercrimes preyed on people’s vulnerability to schemes especially when it involves winning money or downloading from...

What is Ransomware?

In 2021 alone, there were 10 massive ransomware cases that cost businesses millions of dollars in losses. Are you going to allow yourself to fall victim to cybercriminals and be a statistic? Then get the services of a cyber security consulting company that has the...

Cybersecurity Special: Firewalls – Aren’tThey All the Same?

As we are nearing the end of Cybersecurity Month, we saved one of our favorite topics for the grand finale.  And the exciting subject is… FIREWALLS!  Firewalls have been around for decades and their primary purpose is to block network and data traffic based on rules. ...