In 2018 we saw a 350% increase in ransomware attacks, a 250% increase in spoofing or business email compromise, and a 70% increase in spear-phishing attacks. (IndustryWeek) The reason? More and more hackers are compromising networks and systems, and demanding more and more money. The average cost of a breach for Small Businesses? $120,000. Enterprise?… Continue Reading Tips for Protecting Your Network 2019
Phishing is a type of online scam where criminals send an email that appears to be from a legitimate company and ask you to provide sensitive information. This is usually done by including a link that will appear to take you to the company’s website to fill in your information – but the website is a… Continue Reading What is a phishing email and How to spot the scam
Dear Friends, With the increasing threat of Hurricane Irma impacting South Florida, I am writing to inform you of our office’s Hurricane Closure Policies. In the event Miami-Dade and/or Monroe County areas are placed under a Hurricane Watch, our offices will remain open, but our focus will be on assisting our clients with preparing for… Continue Reading Important Office Hours Information for Hurricane Irma
Phishing and Spear-Phishing emails are on the rise. By using situations that are relevant to you, the user, spammers increase their chances of the phishing email working. Watch this video below for some helpful hints on spotting phishing and spear-phishing emails.
A major internet outage is effecting the eastern United States. You may notice some sites working and others are not. Amazon Web Services has reported they are seeing high error rates with S3 in US-EAST-1, and Amazon AWS site. This is impacting applications and services dependent on AWS’s S3 service. Amazon is currently investigating and… Continue Reading Major Internet Outage Effects Eastern US