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data security

When to Transition to Cloud-based Data Centers

Let’s face it. There are more security threats than ever before as businesses proceed down the 3rd quarter of 2018. From cryptojacking to malware threats, along with discontent employees and disruption from power loss, keeping servers up and running is a difficult job. Security threats are becoming more complex, as are infrastructure needs. To do […]

WooCommerce Security: How Secure Is Your Customer’s Data?

For online store owners, cybersecurity is mission critical. Today, you’re not just selling products and services, you’re selling a secure shopping experience. Customers who don’t trust you enough to enter their payment information will abandon their cart and navigate somewhere else. But cybersecurity threats are constantly evolving and getting more sophisticated. Now, hackers use so-called […]

7 Steps Every Organization Should Take to Protect Against Security Breaches

2017 was arguably the worst year yet for security breaches. In the first half of 2017 alone, there were over 918 reported data breaches compromising over 1.9B data records. And the range of attack vectors utilized by actors was vast, including phishing scams, ransomware, and never-before-seen attacks via compromised IoT devices. But all hope is […]

Prevention vs. Protection: How Should You Mitigate DDoS Attacks Against Your Server?

It’s one of the oldest cyberattack methods in existence – and one that’s been around for nearly as long as the Internet itself. I am referring, of course, to the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Although there are many different attack vectors a DDoS may exploit and many different methods through which it may […]

How to Improve Data Privacy Know-How & Secure Your Business

Employers are, in many situations, required to teach their employees about good data security and data privacy practices – especially in regulated industries. This does not, however, mean that they do so effectively. But they should. A large percentage of corporate data breaches are caused by non-malicious employee errors. They are caused by mistakes which, […]

The Importance of Updating Software

It’s happening again. That pesky pop-up message telling you to update your software is staring at you, begging for you to make a choice: update or “remind me later”. What do you do? You choose the ever-tempting “remind me later”, but we all know what that means. That’s why we are here to tell you […]