One of the hottest commodities on the Dark Web are login credentials. Stolen Office 365 company username/password combinations can go for anywhere between $15 to $100, depending upon the company size and administrative privileges.
Less than half (45%) of organizations provide mandatory security awareness training for employees and only 10% of those that do provide it, hold it regularly. Yet employees are a major target when it comes to attacks on business networks.
There are several threats to any office network and most of them come from the other side of the internet. Two examples include malicious websites that download malware as soon as you load the page and popup ads that jump up just as you’re clicking on something else and cause a ransomware or adware infection.
When you’re running a business, you’re always looking to get the best value for the products and services you buy, but sometimes knowing what that is can be difficult to judge.
Any good cybersecurity strategy includes a firewall to monitor incoming and outgoing network traffic and protect against threats to the system.
Data loss can occur at any time without warning. It can be caused by a hard drive crash, a ransomware attack, natural disaster, or many other ways and result in lasting damage to a company that doesn’t have a reliable backup to rely on.
It’s a new year, a new decade, and a new barrage of cyberthreats. One constant that 21st century businesses have come to realize is that data is very valuable and it’s constantly under attack from outside forces.
Any good defensive strategy includes multiple layers. For example, with physical building security, organizations will have gates for parking lot access, outside security cameras, front doors that use keycards for entry, and so on.
There’s less than a month before two popular Microsoft products lose all support and are no longer protected from security vulnerabilities. One of these is still being used by about a quarter of all computer users and the other is still running processes on many company servers.
When a business is first getting off the ground with just a computer or two, it may seem to make sense to just handle your IT needs on your own. But then, a few more computers get added along with a network to secure, and before you know it, handling your IT is getting more costly than you realized.