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What is the Difference Between CMMC and DFARS

Cybersecurity problems are getting more complicated, especially for government and defense information. To tackle the increasing risks of hacking and cyberattacks, the Department of Defense (DoD) has set out DFARS and CMMC guidelines. These rules are about managing information and making sure there's good cybersecurity. The goal is to lower ...
Why Cybersecurity is Important?

Why Cybersecurity is Important

The significance of cybersecurity lies in safeguarding various data categories from unauthorized access and harm. This encompasses sensitive data, personally identifiable information (PII), protected health information (PHI), personal details, intellectual property, data, and governmental and industry information systems. Without a robust cybersecurity program, an organization becomes vulnerable to security breaches ...

Why You Should Let Your IT Department Know When and Where You Travel

In today's world, where we're all connected through technology in our everyday lives, cybersecurity is super important. Whether you're traveling for work or fun, there's a higher risk of someone getting into your personal stuff, like your important information, which we call an Account Takeover (ATO). It's like making sure ...
Mitigating Firmware Attacks through Managed IT Services

Mitigating Firmware Attacks through Managed IT Services

In our business environment, firmware attacks have become a paramount concern for business leaders. Firmware, the embedded software that oversees the operation of hardware devices, can be vulnerable to various attacks that carry substantial risks to data security and overall system integrity. This blog highlights the essential role firmware security ...

2023 Hacking Around the Holidays

As the holiday season draws near, there is an unfortunate uptick in various scams aimed at catching unsuspecting individuals off guard. This piece will explore the most prevalent holiday scams and offer essential tips to shield yourself from becoming a victim of these deceptive schemes. Ranging from phishing emails and ...

Essential Tactics for Enhancing Web Browsing Security

Everything We Do Involves the Internet We all depend on the internet daily both personally and professionally.   It is difficult to imagine life without this necessary tool.  We depend on it for communication, research, and data management tasks.  Browsing the internet from a desktop, laptop, phone, tablet and other devices ...

Understanding NCUA’s Updated Rules Regarding Cyber Incidents

NCUA's Updated Rules Regarding Cyber Incidents The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) has recently updated its rules regarding how credit unions should report cyber incidents. These changes are aimed at strengthening the defenses of credit unions against cyber threats. Here's a more detailed look at these new regulations, including examples ...

What is Cybersecurity Governance Risk and Compliance

Cybersecurity Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) is a structured approach to aligning IT practices with business objectives while effectively managing risks and adhering to industry and government regulations. It encompasses a set of tools and processes designed to integrate an organization's governance and risk management strategies with its technological innovations ...

Holistic Cyber Defense: HIPAA Compliance to Competence

Holistic cyber defense is imperative in today's healthcare and IT manufacturing sectors due to an ever-evolving landscape of cyber threats. Although the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) has long served as the cornerstone of data protection within healthcare, it's clear that an exclusive focus on compliance can expose ...