Most Important Policies for Your IT Security Strategy

Your IT security strategy has a weak link: your employees. In fact, human error is the main cause of 90 percent of data breaches, as revealed by a report published by Kaspersky Lab.

The number is so high because many organizations are so busy implementing expensive technological defenses and physical barriers that they forget about the people using them, which is where information security policies come in.

Zoom Vulnerabilities Are Putting Organizations at Risk

Many of those who now use Zoom on a regular basis had not heard about it before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. It took just a few months for the video conferencing software platform to become one of the hottest buzzwords on the block as organizations large and small scrambled to support their remote workers.

Creating a Cybersecurity Culture in 2021 Doesn’t Have to Be Difficult

Creating a cybersecurity culture has always been a central part of every effective cybersecurity strategy. However, the recent global shift to remote work due to the COVID-19 pandemic has truly highlighted its importance.
What Is Cybersecurity Culture?
The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) defines (PDF) cybersecurity culture as the knowledge, beliefs, perceptions, attitudes, assumptions, norms, and values of employees regarding cybersecurity and how they manifest themselves in people’s behavior with information technologies.

How to Plan Your Return to the Office

For some, the return to the office is the light at the end of the long, dark tunnel that is the COVID-19 pandemic. For others, especially those in leadership positions, it’s a source of worry. Having a solid plan can alleviate these worries and ensure that the transition goes as smoothly as possible.

Covid-19 Pandemic Has Highlighted the Need for Cloud Transition

Organizations large and small were interested in the cloud even before the outbreak of the still ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, but their relaxed cloud adoption plans changed as soon as coronavirus lockdowns forced employees to work from their homes.

Suddenly, it because crystal-clear that only the cloud can provide the agility and flexibility to operate in an environment where long-term planning seems like a waste of time because nobody knows what the next week will bring—let alone the next year.

Protect Yourself Against Tax Season Cyberscams

The deadline for income taxes to be filed in the United States has been pushed back to May 17, which means that last-minute tax filers have more time to file their taxes. But it also means that opportunistic cybercriminals have one extra month to steal their personal information and get their hands on sensitive tax documents.

CRN Names Spectrum Technology Solutions To Its 2021 MSP 500 List

Phoenix Arizona February 12, 2021 Spectrum Technology Solutions, Worry FREE Secure IT, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Spectrum Technology Solutions to its 2021 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list. The list, released annually, recognizes the leading North American solution providers that have demonstrated innovative and forward-thinking approaches to managed services.

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Most Important Benefits of Server Virtualization for SMBs

Server virtualization isn’t a new concept. Large enterprises have been relying on it for years to maximize server utilization and uncouple server workloads from physical devices. Today, cloud computing has made the benefits of server virtualization readily available to small and medium-sized businesses, and we explore them below.

3 Biggest Reasons Why Every Company Needs IT Support

The world of business has fallen in love with technology. From day-to-day communication and administration to accounting and HR to solving industry-specific problems, technology now supports all key business areas, but who supports technology?

In large enterprises, IT support is provided by dedicated in-house specialists, whose sole responsibility is to keep the network running.