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Beware of New Zealand-Related Scams and Malware Campaigns

Please make note of this important warning from DHS: ---In the wake of the recent New Zealand mosque shooting, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) advises users to watch out for possible malicious cyber activity seeking to capitalize on...

Ransomware is a Plague - Here are Some Cures

Ransomware costs corporations and individuals billions of dollars per year yet many companies seem to care about the threat after they have been hit. Investing resources in this fashion is similar to waiting to be robbed before installing an alarm...

Triton Industrial Cyber Attacks are Coming and We're Not Ready

In 2017, a Middle Eastern petrochemical facility had the unfortunate distinction of being the first known victim of malware specifically targeted at process safety systems. Thanks to this malicious software named TRITON, the oil and gas industry became ground zero...

UCONN Gets Cybersecurity Lab

Great news for Connecticut and New England as The University of Connecticut launches a new Cybersecurity Instructional Lab funded by alumni brothers Samuel ’50 and Stephen Altschuler ’54, who earned bachelor’s degrees in electrical engineering. The Altschuler brothers with scholarship recipients. The $1...

Top 10 Cybersecurity Risks of the Government Shutdown

The government shutdown is dramatically impacting the world’s cybersecurity. No doubt there are major corporate and government breaches taking place now which could have been prevented if things were operating normally. Here are the top problems the shutdown is causing...

D.C., Virginia, Most Concerned About Phishing Attacks

Phishing is a global scourge. Just today, Danny Palmer at ZDNET writes an excellent piece about how cybercrime is a $600 billion global drain on the economy. Here is an excerpt: "You could argue that 80 percent of cyber...

PHISH360 Helps Solve The $12.5B Phishing Problem

The FBI says email attacks cost business $12.5 billion!This is in-part because hacking into a person's account could be as easy as sending a general phishing or specific spear phishing message.One wrong click by an employee and your company can...

Dispersive Networks Hopes to Be the Future of Secure Networking

The December 2015 Ukraine power grid cyberattack was the first successful attack on a power grid and this event gave rise to Dispersive Networks. According to Wikipedia, the attack was complex consisting of the following steps: Prior compromise of corporate networks...

Array Networks: Laser Focus on Private Cloud Security and Networking

Recently we shared how MSPs and resellers in telecom are going in three directions: The first is business as usual. They continue to sell boxes and/or cloud services. Sometimes they'll just refer the business to the UCaaS provider and other times,...

AireSpring Going The Extra Mile For Customers

AireSpring continues its rapid hosted growth according to Danial Lonstein (pictured below) who recently became the President and Chief Revenue Officer. To accommodate their expansion, Danial explained in an exclusive live interview that they recently moved to a new headquarters in Van...

Kollective Improves Network Performance via P2P Technology

Enterprise network congestion on continues to be a problem as software updates and files continue to grow in size. Add to these challenges, the fact that increasingly, enterprises expect to be able to communicate via video seamlessly.In fact, more than 2,000 US and...

Could Scheduling Logins Make us Safer?

Hackers are relentless. Today it was discovered the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) suffered at least 240 data breaches and another 800 suspected hacks, according to Mick Mulvaney, the acting director of the bureau in congressional testimony.The City of Atlanta has...

FCC CTO Eric Burger and TMC CEO Rich Tehrani to Keynote Ideacom 2018

The pace of change in technology continues to increase and if your company generates its income from helping customers deal with these advancements, it's up to you to stay on the cutting edge of technology. Moreover, you need a general...

Chelsea Manning: Top U.S. Traitor and Leaker, May Become Senator

History Will Remember the U.S. Government as Going too Easy on Hackers and Leakers Photo courtesy of APThe United States made a nuclear deal with Iran and also paid a ransom to have numerous American hostages/prisoners returned. In exchange, billions...

The Enterprise will Embrace SD-WAN in 2018

SD-WAN is rapidly becoming a cornerstone next-gen IT service embraced by companies of all sizes. Some of the benefits of software-defined wide area networks are cloud security, easier hybrid cloud deployment and applications performance management. What many companies will tell...

Windstream's Unique SD-WAN Position

As the SD-WAN market continues to thrive and resellers and MSPs look to add these solutions to their arsenal, an important question to ask is what is happening to what we might call legacy solutions potentially displaced by software-defined wide...

Diverse Broadband Roots Gives Hughes an SD-WAN Edge

One of the most demanding communications environments is satellite where bandwidth can be extremely limited yet real-time communications is a necessity as soldiers need to communicate with others - potentially thousands of miles from the battlefield. Over the years, VoIP...

MegaPath Leverages Years of Experience to Lead in SD-WAN

MegaPath is in a unique position in the SD-WAN space as they were on the leading edge of the MPLS curve and SD-WAN in many cases is becoming a competing or even next-generation technology. In 2012, the company even...

TELoIP Brings SD-WAN to Companies of All Sizes

The market predictions for SD-WAN growth show a hockey-stick. What is most interesting about this growth is it’s literally across the spectrum from the SMB or small business all the way up to the enterprise. It’s unusual for a technology...

SD-WAN is Booming and Airespring is Providing its Customers Innovative Solutions

SD-WAN is eating the WAN, cloud and IP communications all at once. We’ve all seen the amazing projections of market growth but the question is why? To gain insight, we looked to some of the most well-respected thought leaders in...

Media and Obama Responsible for HBO Hack?

There is a direct trail from the U.S. media to the hack of HBO and many others. Of course the media isn't alone. It had an accomplice in the Obama administration that had an opportunity of a lifetime to put...

Hackers Now Threaten Death to Schools and other Types of Extortion

Hackers are now breaking into schools which typically have lax security relative to corporations and once in, they access student information and use it to threaten death to students. Mentioning Sandy Hook - a horrific school shooting in Connecticut, a...

MSP Expo: The Managed Services Opportunity has Never Been Greater

While some predicted the death of the MSP market thanks to cloud, the truth is cloud has been a double-edged sword. In the one hand, over time, the move to cloud means less money for managed service providers in terms...

Bitly Hack Destroys Trust in the Web

Bit.ly, the popular URL shortening service was hacked in 2014 and reports are now surfacing that millions of the these accounts are available online. This is an absolutely huge deal and will lead to the following problems: A total screw-up...

Equifax Reminds us Cybersecurity is a Corporate, not IT Problem

The largest consumer breach of all time - until now comes to us courtesy of Equifax. Americans think criminal hacking is the greatest technology risk to their health, safety and prosperity and they are right. What makes this breach so...
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