Even if you're using a firewall and anti-malware software, hackers could still intercept data being sent to and from your device. So if you're not using a virtual private network (VPN) to browse the internet, you're leaving your business at risk of data theft.
Improve internet security with VPN
Properly securing customers’ PHI
Cybercriminals continue to find ways to penetrate organizations and steal sensitive data. It is therefore critical that businesses take steps to secure their systems in order to protect customers’ protected health information (PHI). Read on to learn more about how you can keep PHI safe from cybercriminals.
How to implement proactive cybersecurity in your business
Businesses today are under constant attack from cybercriminals. In order to protect their data and operations, companies must put in place robust cybersecurity measures such as proactive cybersecurity. This blog post will explain what proactive cybersecurity is and how you can implement it in your business.
Keeping your firmware up to date
Technology evolves quickly. The features of a phone that came out two years ago are likely very different from the features of the most recent model. It's the same with printers, laptops, and other devices in your office — newer models with better features are introduced to the market yearly, so you need to keep up with technology trends to stay competitive and even compliant with security regulations.
The S in HTTPS: What it is and why you should care
If you've never thought about how safe your information is while browsing the web, then it's time to start thinking about it. One of the best ways to ensure your safety is by visiting sites that use HTTPS, a protocol that helps keep your data secure when you're online.
A guide to IT security terms everyone should know
You've probably heard the term "malware" thrown around a lot, but what does it actually mean? In this article, we will define malware and a few other commonly used terms in IT so you can better protect your business. Understanding these basic cybersecurity concepts doesn’t require deep IT expertise, so read on.
Safeguard your Android devices from ransomware
Ransomware is a type of malware that locks users out of their devices or encrypts their data until a ransom is paid. This form of attack has become increasingly widespread in recent years, and it has even begun to target Android devices. This certainly poses a threat to any business, so it's important that you learn how ransomware affects Android devices and how you can protect against this cyberthreat.
Securing Microsoft Teams: Practical tips to keep your workplace safe
Microsoft Teams is a great tool that can help improve communication and collaboration in the workplace. However, the popular business communication platform can also be a security concern if it's not adequately secured. In this blog, we’ll dive into some practical tips for securing Microsoft Teams and keeping your workplace safe.
Protecting your Microsoft 365 environment and data
For many businesses, Microsoft 365 is their go-to productivity suite because it offers powerful features, cost-saving benefits, and world-class security. And while Microsoft continuously looks for ways to address security concerns, the changing threat landscape can put Microsoft 365's security measures to the test.
The three kinds of hackers every business should watch out for
Hackers come from all different backgrounds. Some hackers are motivated by money and politics, while others simply hack systems for fun. In this blog post, we will define the three kinds of hackers and how each one differs from the others.
A complicated history
In the 1950s, the term “hacker” was vaguely defined as someone who explored the details and limits of computer technology by testing them for a variety of purposes.