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Not all SMBs share the same cyber fears

This should not be a big surprise, that small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in different sectors have varying cybersecurity concerns. Not all SMBs are created equal; they have different business models, use and transmit their data differently, which at times are also stored differently. These and other factors could...

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Phorphiex/Trik Botnet Campaign Leads to Multiple Infections - Ransomware, Banking Trojan, & CryptoJacking

Malware Campaign Packs a Strong Payload Punch

There are few botnets with the capability to send tremendous volumes and pack an infection chain as malicious as what our filters have caught from the Phorphiex Worm/Trik botnet this year.

For 2019, the Mealybug threat group has garnered the most media attention with Emotet...

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Don't Let Your Customers Be Ransomware Victims: 4 Ways to Protect Organizations from Attack

Ransomware dominates the cybersecurity conversation these days for good reason: It’s a serious threat to IT and to those organizations—especially the small and mid-sized businesses you serve—that are most often targeted and easily burned.

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Barriers to the Cloud: The Ugly Truth About Ransomware

A report by LogicMonitor estimates that 83 percent of enterprise computing will be cloud-based by 2020.

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4 Tips to Protect Your Organization from Ransomware

Of all the cyberattacks facing small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), perhaps none is as frightening as ransomware. Yes, data breaches that expose customer information and viruses that wreak havoc with systems are scary, but the idea that a single piece of malware can encrypt data and hijack your company shakes SMBs to...

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5 Strategies MSPs Can Use To Protect Their Clients from Ransomware

Ransomware has become so insidious, so advanced, that seemingly no one is safe. The latest high-profile attack targeted the PGA of America—the organization that hosts the Ryder Cup and other popular golf tournaments, as well as oversees the golf pros who work at courses around the country. The bad guys demanded bitcoin...

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Something Wicked This Way Comes – To Your Inbox

Hackers are smart – and only getting smarter. They are continually honing their attacks and searching for the weakest link – and oftentimes that is a company’s employees.

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HMRC-themed emails carry Trickbot infection

A cybercrime group is currently targeting businesses in the UK with malware-laden emails containing the banking Trojan known as Trickbot.

In the past years, several malware families have been seen heavily targeting the UK in attempts to spread banking Trojans looking to gain access to business and personal accounts.

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Good Vs Evil: Telltale Signs To Determine If That Email Is Evil

 

Stop! We see you about to click the link in that email. Don’t do it until you read this.

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MSPs: Three Pillars Of Security To Remember In The Fight Against Ransomware  

Ransomware is an ongoing threat to businesses of all sizes in every industry. And ransomware “hackers” are moving to more professional operations that closely mimic technology businesses. In the first half of 2017 alone, a whopping 1.9 billion data records were either lost or stolen due to cyberattacks. Read More