Cyber Security Insurance… Why Every Business Needs It

If you haven’t heard of cyber insurance or cyber liability insurance coverage, you’re certainly not alone. Although this type of insurance protection for businesses has been around since about 2005, many small and mid-sized company leaders have yet to be introduced. This is mainly because over half of small business leaders still don’t understand the …

Small Business IT Solutions Focus on Protecting Your Profits

If you’re like many small and medium-sized business owners, you view your IT support provider much like the cleaning company that straightens the office and waters the plants. You get the service you need and you pay the bill. As long as things are working, this approach seems fine. But when things go wrong, it …

What Is Ransomware and How Can You Protect Your Business?

When it comes to cybersecurity there is no shortage of threats from spam, data theft and malware (malicious software such as viruses and spyware). But one threat that is top of mind for most security professionals right now is ransomware, a truly malicious threat that is devastating businesses, large and small, all over the world. …

The Dark Web and Why You Need to Monitor It

Underneath the internet you use every day lurks a network of sites that you won’t find using Google. It is home to the world’s largest black market, where everything from human organs, illegal drugs, guns, and stolen credit card information is sold to the highest bidder. Known as the darknet or the dark web, this …

Building a Strong Cybersecurity Culture in Your Organization

You’ve seen the headlines. Cybercrime is on the rise. Hackers are getting smarter. Cyberattacks are happening every day. As a business professional, you know that data theft and cyberattacks aren’t just happening to big businesses anymore. And it’s not a matter of if they happen to you, it’s a matter of when. That’s why you’ve …

Why You Should Try to Trick Your Employees (Before Real Criminals Do)

Have you heard of phishing? Even if you haven’t ever heard of the term, you’re almost certainly familiar with what this type of scam attempts to do. “Phishing” is the term that refers to scams that try to get private data from people in order to access bank accounts, steal identities, collect money from them, …

What Jacksonville Businesses Need to Know About the EU Privacy Changes

“We’ve updated our privacy policy…” Have you noticed that just about every website you’ve visited within the last month or so seems to want you to review an updated privacy policy? It’s not just a coincidence. There are new compliance requirements that just came into effect in recent weeks that affect businesses and organizations throughout …

Cybersecurity Isn’t Just a Tech Risk – It’s a Business Risk

Cybercrime is continuously in the news today with terms like “data breach” and “denial-of-service attack” peppering headlines. But what about cybersecurity? “Cybersecurity” refers to the preventative measures you should be taking to protect your business from cybercrime. And while you may trust that your IT team is paying attention and keeping your network safe from …