Entries by Entech

Identity theft: Understanding the threat [Part 1]

Understanding identity theft scams is your first step to staying safe. In part 1 of this 2-part series with expert Carrie Kerskie, we’ll discuss current identity theft trends and the three red flags that can help you identify a scam before you provide sensitive information.

Are you sure you’re safe on the Wild, Wild Web?

LiveStream Presentation Notes: Making your password an asset, not a liability Use a password manager Features typically include Ability to generate strong passwords automatically Ability to share passwords with trusted people Access from anywhere via the web or a mobile app Emergency access. In the event something happens to you, you can designate one or […]

Why data protection is more important than ever for SMBs

Knowing the risks and how to minimize those risks is your best bet for helping your business survive. The threats are real and the consequences can be devastating. By shoring up your network security and educating your employees, you can keep your business running smoothly and safely.

Tips and tricks to reduce your risk of being hacked

Data breaches hurt companies not only when they happen but also into the future – the bad press can affect public brand perception (and consumption) for a long time to come. As a small business owner, you want to decrease your chances of a hack or breach as much as possible.

4 SMB cybersecurity best practices you can implement today

The truth is that SMBs across the globe suffer damaging hacks every day. While it never helps to panic, you should treat this danger with urgency. In fact, there are a number of cybersecurity measures you can start imposing before the close of this very day.

How to prevent cyberattacks before they happen

Obviously, digital attacks will keep happening, and internet criminals will keep finding new methods to use and new weaknesses to exploit. However, you shouldn’t resign yourself to a cyber attack. Instead, no matter your current operating budget, you can adopt effective preventive strategies.

Checklist: What to consider before moving to the cloud

Migrating data and software systems to the cloud is one of the best ways for modern businesses to make better use of technology. Before launching into a cloud migration, though, it’s important to consider both the benefits and the potential challenges.