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What Are the 6 Types of Cyber Security?

October 28th, 2022 by admin

A close up view of system hacking

There are six types of cyber security: network security, application security, data security, endpoint security, cloud security, and Industrial Control Systems security. Network security protects the integrity and confidentiality of data in transit....

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How to Prevent Ransomware from Affecting Your Business

October 27th, 2021 by admin

Laptops and computer screens all displaying text of 'Ransomware'

Cyberattacks have increased exponentially over the last year as businesses across the world switched over to fully remote work. Although cyberattacks of every kind have become more frequent, ransomware has seen the biggest jump. In fact, ransomware skyrocketed...

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Small Business Cybersecurity Tips

October 25th, 2021 by admin

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Cybersecurity is important throughout the year, but October is special because it's Cybersecurity Awareness Month. What better way to celebrate than by going over some small business cybersecurity solutions? With these tips, you can strengthen your...

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Top Trends in Cybersecurity for 2021

September 25th, 2021 by admin

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Businesses deal with many types of threats, but among those threats, cyberattacks have become the most troublesome. Just recently, we saw the effects of a ransomware attack on a national pipeline. Furthermore, cyber threats have only gotten worse by...

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The Real Cost of Ransomware Attacks on Small Business

September 24th, 2021 by admin

Victim of ransomware

From Colonial Pipeline to the National Basketball Association (NBA), ransomware has been a nuisance for a variety of businesses throughout this year. Despite existing in different industries, there’s one common trait these victims share … they’re all...

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