cyber security

A Solution for SMBs Looking for Protection from Cyber Crime

Brett Harney Cloud, Network Security

In the wake of the WannaCry attack, cyber security concerns have escalated, as they should. The statistics on data breaches are harrowing. SMBs represent more than 50% of data breaches. The National Cyber Security Alliance found that 60% of small companies are unable to sustain their businesses over six months after a cyber-attack. The proliferation of ransomware alone is astounding. …

Data Security

Botnet Attacks Pose Growing Data Security Threat

Brett Harney Network Security

You may have top-notch firewall, up-to-date antivirus, and the strongest security measures money can buy, but you’re probably not accounting for the data security threats that you thought were making your life easier. There’s a whole world of internet-connected devices, like cell phones, thermostats, door locks, security cameras, even printers, that are putting your data at risk because they don’t …

Network Security

2017: The Worst Year Yet for Network Security

Brett Harney Network Security

The threats to our network security continue to grow. 2016 showed us that there are plenty of new types of attacks to worry about, like ransomware, and all indicators show that there are plenty more on the horizon. The biggest problem in 2017 is that while we have continued to tack on new defenses, our underlying IT environment is eroding …