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Why It Is Important to Secure & Patch Your Systems

Patching your software may feel a little time-consuming, especially when you're facing lots of new updates. But if you fail to create a patching policy, you may invite significant security risks into your business. From hackers to ransomware, here are some of the dangers of failing to patch.

5 ways to train your employees on cybersecurity

Your staff members are likely taking online risks with threats that can affect your business. Here’s what you need to know to improve your security.
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3 deadly cyberthreats aimed at your business (and how to stop them)

Don’t let a cyberthreat ruin your business. This guide offers straightforward tips on how to beat the most dangerous cyberthreats that you’re facing.
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Smarter online security starts with these 4 tips

Use these 4 security tips to keep your organization protected from the threats that lurk online.
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4 reasons your SMB should be concerned about a data breach

Data breaches don't just cause financial losses – they damage reputations and frustrate small businesses. Recent studies show that over 47% of SMBs experienced a cyber attack in the last year, and around 44% suffered multiple attacks. Here's why this should matter to you.

Identity theft: Best practices for protection

Identity theft is a serious problem -- one that is continuing to get worse. According to news outlet CNBC, more than 15 million consumers were affected by identity theft in 2016, at a cost of $16 billion. We interviewed Carrie Kerskie, President of Griffon Force, and an identity theft expert to learn more about this problem.

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.

7 best practices to protect your data online

It's no exaggeration to say that most people in the US connected to the internet have been affected by a cybersecurity incident in the last few years. The good news is that it's possible to stay safe and protected online. Here are 7 top ways to protect your business and personal data.

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.