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  • The Importance of IT Security in Mergers and Acquisitions

    Some companies run head-first into a business partnership without considering IT security. Security plays an important role in mergers and acquisitions (M&A). If you don’t openly discuss the topic, you may be in for a surprise later down the road. A common flaw of businesses is to think that as long as they protect their own […]

  • The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About IT Security

    We understand that there are differing opinions concerning IT security. Still, there are some strategies out there that are just downright wrong. Here’s one that we’ve heard a few times: “I don’t want to invest in IT security because it’s impossible to achieve 100% protection. If I can’t fully protect my business, there’s no reason to […]

  • Is Your Business Protected From Corporate IT Security Threats?

    Security teams in the corporate world are constantly coming into contact with security threats and other threats on a daily basis. The security enemies are always lurking, constantly targeting company websites and social media networks to gather information on their future targets. The security enemies also search for anyone and anything that they can use […]

  • IT Services Help Your Small Business Grow

    When we think about large and small businesses, we understand that they turn to computers and other technological equipment to operate everything efficiently. Depending on computers and the Internet makes it all the more important to utilize IT services. The right IT services are needed to make sure the business operations have little to no damaging […]

  • Don’t Forget Mobile Devices in Your IT Security Strategy

    Some business managers forget that IT security doesn’t just deal with desktops and laptops. It encompasses all devices that access the network. If just one unsecured smartphone or tablet is connected to the business network, everyone may be at risk. The problem is that many businesses don’t have a clear data security policy for employees […]

  • How the Internet of Things Presents New IT Security Challenges

    The Internet of Things promises to improve life in a variety of areas, particularly health care. However, a system that links devices such as pacemakers through the Internet also has the potential for facilitating crime. According to an article in Tech Times, a study conducted by Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) suggested that the first […]

  • Humanizing Corporate IT Security for Users

    Corporate IT Security can be one of those catch-phrases used to stonewall a project. If an IT person is not brought into the loop early on, an information management project might not be approved. Users won’t have the best tools available to get their jobs done, customers and clients won’t have what they need for their customers […]

  • Is Shadow IT Finally Coming Out Of The Shadows?

    When you receive an email or document in your office email, do you ever forward it to one of your personal email addresses? If so, you may have done it because your company only gives you a small amount of storage space for your emails. Maybe you forwarded it to your personal email account because […]

  • Expect Even More Security Threats With Internet of Things

    According to a recent article from CIO, the now infamous Target data breach that exposed the personal information of millions of customers was caused when a contractor who worked on the company’s heating and air conditioning gained access to the information via its online system. With the coming of the Internet of Things — the […]