Why You Should Outsource Security Services

Small and midsize businesses are targeted by cyber criminals more than large companies. There are many reasons why this is true, but the biggest reason is because they are easy targets. Hackers know smaller companies don’t have large budgets to be able to invest in cybersecurity tools, so there will likely be many vulnerabilities they…

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Lack of Resources

The biggest problem that IT departments have nowadays is, lack of resources to deliver on their requirements. A simple solution is to hire more people, but with extremely thin and restrictive IT budgets that might not be an option. Even when you have that budget to hire someone you will need them to have experience…

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NIST 800 – 171 3.1.13

Employ cryptographic mechanisms to protect the confidentiality of remote access sessions. What this control is looking for is something that is FIPS Validated or compliant to be used to be wrapped around remote access. FIPS is described here. What this essentially means is that your encryption needs to be one of the kinds listed here.…

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