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4 Important Factors in Cloud Security

Cybersecurity awareness has become a major priority for companies around the world. When the cloud was created several years ago, there were plenty of concerns about security, and rightfully so. However, now the cloud has evolved into one of the most secure platforms organizations can use. You should never take security for granted, though, and…

NIST 800-171 Series

Welcome, we are going to be running a series of articles describing how to address and resolve all of the controls in the NIST 800-171 compliance requirement. The first thing we suggest you do is getting a tracking software product. You can use an excel spreadsheet but this can quickly get out of control. A…

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Avoid Cyber Risks with Security Awareness Training

It’s common for business owners to understand the risks associated with cybersecurity, but not necessarily know what to do about it. The days of installing antivirus software and feeling secure are long gone. Nowadays a more proactive IT management strategy is required to protect your systems and networks as much as possible. This involves providing…

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Does Your SMB Have a Cybersecurity Checklist?

As technology continues to advance at a rapid pace, companies are having a hard time keeping up with their digital security. Sometimes IT support for small and midsize business owners is an afterthought, since they simply don’t know where to begin. Having a proactive IT management strategy means knowing what risks are found within your…

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The Advantages of a Managed Security Service Provider Monitoring a Company’s Cloud Infrastructure

Operating certain business functions from the cloud brings more benefits than disadvantages in most situations. However, one of the challenges it presents to small and midsize businesses is the complexities with monitoring the health and security of your network. You likely have legacy systems operating alongside the cloud, so your regular IT staff may have…