What is defense-in-depth security?

Would you be all right if your business shut down for a week due to ransomware?

What would you do if a cybercriminal accessed employee emails and stole the contacts and information inside?

Do you know how to protect your business from cyberattacks like these?

When it comes to security, effective defensive measures are your best chance of preventing cyberattacks like ransomware and cyber extortion.

5 Major cyberattacks of the 21st century

When you hear a news report about a major security breach, do you ever wonder how it happened? Or if a cyberattack like that could happen to you?

Shockingly, many attacks could be prevented by something as simple as installing a security patch. However, by studying the costly mistakes of others, you can discover better cybersecurity defenses.

IT downtime | What causes it and how to prevent it

What happens if your business productivity comes to a grinding halt?

For every hour of downtime, your company loses money and, sometimes, its reputation.

How would you minimize the downtime to come back online? How could you prevent this from happening in the future?

Fortunately, there are ways to prevent downtime, lost revenue, and damaged reputations.

Understanding the NIST cybersecurity framework

As technology and cybercriminals advance, creating effective cybersecurity becomes more complicated.

So how do you know that your cybersecurity strategies are working? How do you know that you are protecting your data from cyberattacks and exploitation?

Fortunately, cybersecurity experts developed frameworks to help others protect their data.

Do hackers target small businesses?

As cybercrime reports rise, are small businesses at risk of cyberattacks? If you're not a multi-billion-dollar company, are you still a target?

Unfortunately, the answer is yes.

Cybercriminals don't discriminate by business size. Money is money, after all, and criminals often don't care where they get it.

CIS and NIST | How frameworks affect cybersecurity

Cybercrime is a growing industry. Every 39 seconds, there’s a new cyberattack somewhere on the web. These aren’t just targeted attacks at major industries and name brands. If you’re connected to the internet, you’re a potential target.

So, what can you do to protect your company data from cybercriminals?

In the last ten years, both cybercrime and cybersecurity have changed drastically.