Protection Against Phishing and Ransomware

Protection against phishing and ransomware attacks

Now we know what cyber threats are capable of and where they come from, let’s take a close look at how to protect your systems from two of the most common forms of cyber attack – phishing and ransomware.  Protect your business against phishing attacks   Phishing is an attempt to trick you into giving access…

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The Sources of Cyber Threats 

The sources of cyber threats

In the previous articles we explored cyber threats and some of the different types of attack that – if successful – can cause severe problems for your business. Now we will explore where those attacks come from and some of the best tools and methods to ensure that your organization is well defended .  Cyber…

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Cyber Threats – The Types of Attack 

Cyber Threats the types of attack

In our previous article we explored why your small business may be a prime target for cyber threats. In this article, we’ll go over the type of threats your business could face if unprotected. The Most Common Types of Cyber Threats  Malware  Malware is software that is designed specifically to cause problems, and is used…

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Cyber Threats – Are You a Target? 

Cyber Threats Are you a target

The number one threat to businesses is cyber crime. Today, your business is far more likely to be targeted by a cybercriminal than a traditional intruder. And if you’re a small business, even just a ma and pa shop, do not assume you are under the radar. If you have a computer network, if you…

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The Importance of a Good Website for Your Business

Importance of a Good Website

Whether you sell your product or service online or not, a good web presence is no longer a nice to have, but an absolute necessity. Whether it’s a customer trying to find how to contact you, a prospective customer looking to scrutinize your offering, or a potential partnership opportunity exploring how you might work together,…

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Protect Your Documents with Sensitivity Labelling

protect your documents with sensitivity labelling

What is a sensitivity label? A sensitivity label applied to a 365 document is a tag that can give you controls over the security of that document, both when creating and saving it, and when emailing it. Sensitivity labels allow you to protect your sensitive business content from cyber threats. The benefits of sensitivity labels…

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Security Assessments – Penetration Testing

security assessments penetration testing

What is Penetration Testing? A penetration test – aka ethical hacking – is an authorized simulated cyber attack on a computer system. As with anything else security related, a test is necessary – that is why safe doors are assessed by a professional safe cracker before being installed in a bank.  Our penetration testing identifies the…

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Is your law firm as secure as it could be?

network security for law firms

Research shows that most law firms are confident about their cybersecurity — but are they really as safe as they believe? Cybersecurity and Your Law Firm The legal sector is facing truly challenging opponents outside of the courtroom – cyber criminals. The stakes have never been higher. These rising threats are why cybersecurity is becoming…

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6 Things Your Insurance Agency Can Count On With mPowered IT

Get the mPowered IT Experience for Your Insurance Agency We’re better equipped to support your insurance agency’s IT needs because we already know your systems (most MSPs do not). We understand the agency workflows, agency management, and document management systems you count on to run your insurance agency. Why waste time getting a Managed Services…

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What is Daas?

The world of cloud computing seems to be a bottomless well of new and exciting acronyms. You may have heard of SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS — but here is one you might not be as familiar with, Desktop-as-a-Service or DaaS. Desktop as a Service (DaaS) is a cloud computing offering where a cloud service provider…

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