The Coronavirus (COVID-19) meets Cyber Security

Real-word viruses and their online counterparts

Real-word viruses and their online counterparts

COVID-19 or the Coronavirus is changing life as we know it. From simple handshakes to finding toilet paper, life has changed tremendously over the past several weeks. Not only is this virus a physical threat, but it is also a threat to cyber-security. Different scams, phishing emails, fake news, and other online threats are spreading just as fast as the virus itself. Just as doctors say frequent hand-washing and respiratory hygiene is the best defense against the coronavirus, cybersecurity professionals stress that computer users need to be wary of what people clicking and downloading online.

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Deploying Mobile Devices Securely For The SMB

Deploying Mobile Devices Securely For The SMB

Secure Mobile Device Deployments

As we all know, mobile devices have become not an integral part of the workplace, but even in society. Therefore, the safe deployment of these devices is of paramount importance not just for individuals, but businesses and corporations, government agencies, as well as other entities.

For example:

Mobile devices have indeed become an integral part of any corporate network, as many employees these days now login from their Smartphone to access shared files and other types of resources.
In fact, mobile devices have become the prime target for the Cyber attacker today. Thus, an understanding of the risks and threats that are out there and how to combat them in a proactive fashion is a must.

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Shadow IT Management & Why It Is Important To The SMB

Shadow IT Management & Why It Is Important To The SMB

What Is Shadow IT?

It can be defined as follows:

“Shadow IT is the use of information technology systems, devices, software, applications, and services without explicit IT department approval. It has grown exponentially in recent years with the adoption of cloud-based applications and services.

While shadow IT can improve employee productivity and drive innovation, it can also introduce serious security risks to your organization through data leaks, potential compliance violations, and more.”

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