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What Small Business Owners Need to Know About Ransomware

By | September 4th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: , |

In recent news, a man in the United Kingdom managed to stumble upon a way to stop the spread of ransomware that was infecting computers in hundreds of organizations, including the National Health System. Though he came across this kill switch completely by accident, his actions brought a ray of hope to business owners all over [...]

How to Build a Culture of Cyber Security

By | August 30th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: |

As a small business owner, you may be putting yourself at a greater risk for cyber attacks than you should be. Nearly half of all business in the country have fallen victim at some point, mainly because they do not have enough measures of protection in place. Here are some ways that you can build a [...]

New Bill Could Help SMBs with Cybersecurity

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Cyber Security|Tags: |

If some members of Congress have their way, a bill regarding cyber security will soon be passed into law. That bill will make it mandated that certain counselors for small to medium businesses undergo training to assist those SMB owners with cyber security. The legislation was approved by the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee. It [...]

Cyberattack in Ukraine Could Have Deeper Implications

By | July 14th, 2017|Categories: Technology|Tags: , |

A ransomware attack at the end of June affected more than 60 percent of the systems in Ukraine, more than any other country hit, according to Kapersky Labs. The attack reached far and wide in the country, including its airport, central bank, Chernobyl power plant and metro transport. While money seems to be the root cause [...]