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Cybersecurity: Over-the-Counter vs Rx

Cybersecurity: Over-the-Counter vs Rx

Did you know your small business is a prime target?  Criminal hackers know that small businesses owners have everything to lose.  Targeting you gives them more of a guaranteed payoff.  In fact, 43% of cyberattacks are aimed at small businesses and only 14% of small...

Is Email Ever Secure?

Is Email Ever Secure?

Is Email Secure? The short answer is no. Because email is sent over the internet, usually in an unencrypted fashion, standard email is not secure.  This is important or remember when considering what information your company shares by email.  What Can I Send? It’s...

Cyber Security Awareness and Training

Cyber Security Awareness and Training

In a 2019 study performed by IBM, it was discovered that almost 95% of cyber-attacks are caused by human error or behavior. Meaning of 20 breaches recorded, up to 19 could have been avoided with proper security training for staff members. A 2019 survey by Microsoft...

Are You Shopping Safe?

Are You Shopping Safe?

 Shopping can be unsafe when your shopping in stores or online. Around the holidays, the amount of shopping increases more than any other time of the year, making it a prime season for criminals to target you. There are safety measures you can take to safeguard...

Top Five Cyber Risks You Need To Know

Top Five Cyber Risks You Need To Know

There is a common misconception that cyber risks are only applicable to large companies. The truth is, cyber criminals do not discriminate. All companies are potentially at risk for being targeted. In fact, according to a late 2019 article on fundera.com, 43% of...

CMMC: New Security Standards for DoD Contracts

CMMC: New Security Standards for DoD Contracts

CMMC or Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification is created and managed by the DoD. The CMMC framework is comprised of five processes and 171 cybersecurity best practices that advance through five maturity levels. The goal of the maturity process is to...

Build better P@$$w0rD$!

Build better P@$$w0rD$!

A password is the dividing line between the world and all of your personal information. A strong password is key to safety and security.  Today, passwords are used for almost everything. From bank accounts to your online shopping cart accounts, they all...