The 7 Ghosts of Cybersecurity

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, but it also well known, among the vernacular of the younger generation, as Spooky Season. Most people are more concerned with ghosts, ghouls, and goblins than they are with the dangers lurking in the dark corners of the Internet. Which is understandable, it’s more fun to think about the fake […]

Man-Made Problems in the Digital World

If you’ve watched any sci-fi movie, you probably understand the perceived dangers of the digital world. Primarily the unrealistic dangers of artificial intelligence. Now, I’m not saying that AI won’t be a threat in the future but it’s important to note that right now the people using the Internet pose a much bigger threat than […]

The Cost of Ignoring Your Cybersecurity

When it comes to your business, the cost of ignoring your cybersecurity is exponentially greater than simply investing in the proper protection up front. Without the appropriate layers of security, you’ll find yourself buried in the costs of ransomware and its long-lasting effects. You have two choices: 1) Invest in the right technology, systems, and […]

When To Upgrade or Replace Your Server: A Business Owner’s Guide

Businesses of all sizes must eventually upgrade or replace their servers. But, you might be surprised to find that you should even be thinking about a new server before your old one fails. You might be wondering, “What’s the point of upgrading or replacing my server if my old one still works?” The reality is, […]

Why Your Antivirus and Firewall Are NOT Cybersecurity Protections

Your business needs more than a firewall and antivirus in your cybersecurity plan to protect it. Unfortunately, most people fall into three categories of incorrect thinking: My IT guy has it covered An attack won’t happen to me I’ve done enough because I have basic protections in place The unfortunate truth is that attacks WILL […]