Are You Asking The Right Questions When It Comes To IT Services?

Evaluating IT Services Companies: Questions & Answers Selecting a company to maintain your technology is one of the most important decisions you can make. But how can you find the right one for you? By asking the right questions. There are plenty of options when it comes to finding a Managed IT Services provider for your business - how can

If Big Business Can’t Defend Against Ransomware – Can You?

Can You Defend Against Ransomware? Ransomware is an undeniably one of the major threats facing businesses around the world today. Do you think that’s an exaggeration? Where To Start does not believe it is. 39% of malware-based data breaches worldwide are caused by ransomware. Ransomware alone caused $8 billion in damages in 2018, up from

What Does Windows 7 End of Life Mean For Your Business?

Windows 7 End of Life Nothing lasts forever. Whether it’s your current smartphone or the current user interface on your email client, nothing stays the same in technology. Updates are issued. Hardware gets replaced. The world keeps turning. But, the next major change you have to be aware of is Windows 7 End-of-Life – are you ready? What

Alphabroder Hit By Ransomware – Are You A Target As Well?

Alphabroder Hit By Ransomware On Monday, Oct. 14, Alphabroder announced that it had been the victim of a ransomware attack. Despite the many security parameters, they had in place, cybercriminals were able to penetrate their systems and install the ransomware. “No customer data or account information has been compromised or is accessible by t

10 Major Medical Data Breaches (And What You Can Learn From Them)

10 Major Medical Data Breaches Just as technology helps the healthcare industry with delivering patient care via a balancing act of convenience, data storage and access to decision support tools. It also presents serious cybersecurity risks. If you think about it: the easier it is for you to access Protected Health Information (PHI), the easier

3 Essentials to Preventing Phishing Attacks

3 Ways to Prevent Phishing Attempts Concerned about your employees and organization falling victim to a phishing attack? Learn how to ward them off with our list of solutions and prevention tips.   Phishing attacks can wreak havoc when sensitive data get into the wrong hands. Scammers use phishing techniques primarily through email messages, t

UAB Medical Hit In Phishing Scam – Are You Next?

UAB Medical Hit In Phishing Scam Another day, another major phishing attack. UAB Medical is the victim of a successful phishing attack that targeted their payroll information. Hackers breached a number of UAB Medical employee emails that contained the health information of approximately 19,557 patients. The attack began on August 7th, 2019,

Do You Know How To Spot A Phishing Email?

How To Spot A Phishing Email In honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, let’s examine one of the most common cybercrime tactics in use today – phishing. Unfortunately, Phishing is a very familiar term these days. It’s a persistent and evolving threat, with new variations popping up to target unsuspecting businesses. But the thing ab

Do You Need to Declutter to Make Your Business Better?

Debunking Common Beliefs About Data Security Even though this is a digital age, there is plenty of paper circulating in a modern office, and it might be just as much a hacking target as your computer.   If you've been thinking that you're office is immune to the all-too-common modern threats of information breaches, hacking or fraud, you m

Make Security Training For Your Workers a Priority

5 Reasons Employee Security Training Matters Stories about cyber attacks fill the news. Cybersecurity is a critical aspect of every business. Learn five ways you can help your employees protect your business.    Are you worried about whether you are providing your staff with the right technology security training? You should be! In tod