How DoD Contractors Can Prepare for CMMC

Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is the new way for Department of Defense contractors to prove they have the appropriate level of cybersecurity. It involves an independent assessment (audit) rather than self-certification. While only specifically approved assessors can do an audit, it’s well worth using a cybersecurity expert consultant to prepare for it. Background to

2021-10-29T20:26:04+00:00October 29th, 2021|Cybersecurity|

What’s the Difference Between a Worm and a Virus?

Most people have heard of computer viruses and malware, even if they don't know exactly how they work. Malware is a damaging computer program that can infect your system and steal data and corrupt files. That's why most computers have some form of antivirus software installed. For those that don't, there are some excellent third

2021-10-18T20:18:04+00:00January 27th, 2021|Cybersecurity, I.T. Solutions|

Why Security Awareness Training Is an Essential Part of Your Cybersecurity

Cyberattacks have been an issue since the inception of the internet, but in recent months there has been a spike in cybersecurity breaches in the form of phishing scams, ransomware, and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. This is in part due to the coronavirus and the spike in digital working environments. Security breaches in

2021-10-18T20:26:38+00:00October 2nd, 2020|Cybersecurity|

Top 5 Phishing Email Disguises to Avoid

Cyber attack techniques are changing and improving with technological developments, so it’s important to stay on top of the methods they use to deceive you into clicking on a malicious link or email. So with a few common-sense tips, here are the top 5 phishing disguises to avoid. Realistic Emails The way many phishing scams

2021-10-18T20:25:34+00:00September 1st, 2020|Cybersecurity, Network Security|