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How AI is Helping Los Angeles Businesses Combat Cyber Threats

Posted by Scott Spiro on Friday, 24 August 2018


Cybercrime is a growing threat, and businesses are scrambling to hire qualified security talent to keep up. There will be 3.5 million unfulfilled cybersecurity jobs by 2021.

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Topics: IT Support, Data Security, cybersecurity, network security

5 Signs You Should Outsource Your IT Security

Posted by Scott Spiro on Friday, 03 August 2018

 

Cyber threats have grown in size and sophistication, and it’s clear that no business is completely safe. Almost 50 percent of small businesses have experienced a cyberattack.

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Topics: cybersecurity, Cyber Crime, Cyberattack, Data Security, network security

4 Major Hacks in 2017 and How Your Los Angeles Business Should Respond

Posted by Scott Spiro on Friday, 12 January 2018

Cyberattacks are on the rise. Global ransomware damage costs exceeded $5 billion in 2017 – fifteen times higher than 2015 losses. Ransomware attacks target businesses of any size, leaving millions of personal records exposed and IT teams scrambling to recover data.

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Topics: cybersecurity, Cyber Crime, Cyberattack, Data Security, Ransomware, network security

Why Los Angeles Businesses Need to Invest in Dark Web Scanning Today

Posted by Scott Spiro on Friday, 15 December 2017

No business is immune to data breaches. High-profile companies like Equifax and Uber experienced massive cyberattacks in 2017 that compromised millions of user accounts and put countless people at risk of identity theft. The number of data breaches in the U.S. rose 29 percent in the first half of 2017.

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Topics: cybersecurity, Cyber Crime, Cyberattack, Data Security

How Ransomware Works: How to Thwart Los Angeles Ransomware Attacks

Posted by Scott Spiro on Wednesday, 26 July 2017

Ransomware attacks seems to follow a similar pattern. First, HR or another targeted user receives a file as an attachment. What was disguised as a résumé quickly becomes a nightmare for IT support and snowballs into a full-out crisis. But ransomware doesn't have to compromise your business. There are ways to prevent against ransomware attacks and stay out of the spotlight.

What Is Ransomware?

Ransomware is malicious software that encrypts your files or shuts you out of your computer until you pay a fee. 

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Topics: Ransomware, cybersecurity, network security, Data Security

9-Step Los Angeles Data Security Checklist

Posted by Scott Spiro on Monday, 01 May 2017

 Summer is upon us… Time for a stroll in the park...softball...fishing...a few rounds of golf… 

Yet how could you possibly relax if some random bit of malware, software glitch or cyber-attack catches you off guard just as you’re walking out the door? A well-designed secure computer network gives you the confidence that “all systems are go,” whether you’re having fun in the sun, or just getting things done with your team.

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Topics: Data Recovery, Data Security, cybersecurity

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