Protect Your Backup from Ransomware

Protect Your Backup from Ransomware

Having backups is a critical part of any ransomware disaster recovery plan. In the event that your company is hit with ransomware, you can simply use your company backups to recover your systems without paying a cent to the bad guys. There’s just one problem: your...
The Need for Securing Privileged Accounts

The Need for Securing Privileged Accounts

Most common breaches begin with the hacker gaining access to a privileged account, so securing these accounts is critical. In March, the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) notified Citrix Systems that it was likely being targeted by an Iranian-linked...
Low Budgets Plague SMB IT Security Stance

Low Budgets Plague SMB IT Security Stance

Back in 2013, a Faronics/Ponemon study found that lack of budget and poor security capability skills were the primary causes behind the generally poor state of cybersecurity in small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Dmitry Shesterin, Faronics’ VP of product...
Don’t Wait for Something BAD to Happen

Don’t Wait for Something BAD to Happen

Proactive, preventative measures are the best defense against security threats. Businesses simply cannot afford to wait for an incident to happen and then react after the fact. Not only can it damage reputations and customer relationships, but it can also put you out...