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Legacy Modernization in the Age of Cyberattacks

It is impossible to ignore the recent cyberattacks on both public and private companies. From the WannaCry ransomware attack that wreaked havoc around the world, to the latest Equifax, SEC, and Deloitte cyberattacks, it seems as if these events are becoming more commonplace. Cyberattacks are extremely costly to any organization. From the cost of the […]

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Big and bad: how the Mirai botnet pulls off its massive DDoS attacks

There has been much hand wringing, teeth gnashing and, yes, frantic typing over the mitigation. The solution is professional DDoS mitigation, a managed service that handles these logistics so site owners don’t have to, specifically cloud-based protection. Professional DDoS mitigation will employ granular traffic inspection that can spot malicious botnet traffic in even legitimate-seeming requests, […]

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Why Investing in Cybersecurity Preserves Customer Confidence

Customer confidence suffers when a company or brand experiences a cybersecurity breach. These statistics are more than sobering: Corporate retailer Target experienced a 46 percent drop in quarter-to-quarter profitability following a cyber breach that exposed the personal and financial information of millions of its customers. The parent company of the extramarital dating website, Ashley Madison, […]

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Sharing files without jeopardizing your security

File sharing websites can help small business owners complete projects and interact with partners and clients more effectively. Instead of emailing a document back and forth between several people, for instance, you can assign users permission to edit certain documents so that the changes are reflected universally. However, you don’t want a file sharing website […]

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5 Tips for Avoiding Identity Theft

Today’s modern society relies on data more than at any time in history. Every day, trillions of electronic communications fill the airwaves in a never-ending invisible sea of information. It is said that all content produced by humankind since the beginning of history, is now replicated every 48 hours. Isn’t that incredible? With this tremendous […]

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