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What’s the best way to secure your servers and IT infrastructure? [Infographic]

Nowadays, businesses invest in IT servers and infrastructure to help their processes to be faster, easier, and more automated. However, it comes with a price. Businesses also have to deal with the security and safety of the said system. Since the whole company accesses the system, streamlining its security can be quite challenging. Fortunately, you can start with the very basic of things like controlling … Continue reading What’s the best way to secure your servers and IT infrastructure? [Infographic]

Is your business prepared for these 11 Cyber Security Risks? [Infographic]

In September 2016, tech company, Yahoo, disclosed that 500 million user accounts had been hacked in 2014. In December of the same year, they released a statement saying that a separate data security breach in 2013 compromised more than 1 billion accounts. Just like Yahoo, any business is a potential target of cybercrime. The majority of companies worldwide—90% of them to be exact—realize this, but … Continue reading Is your business prepared for these 11 Cyber Security Risks? [Infographic]

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9 Crucial Tips to Protect Your Small Business From Credit Card Fraud

Processing credit cards for your small business is pretty much a given these days. Unfortunately, cyber-criminals are well aware of the increase usage of credit card payments. Nielsen expects that by 2020, credit card fraud will result in over $31 billion in losses. In short, credit card fraud is a very real threat to both your bank account and reputation. Thankfully, you can avoid credit card fraud from … Continue reading 9 Crucial Tips to Protect Your Small Business From Credit Card Fraud

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Data Privacy – Taking the First Steps

January 28 is Data Privacy Day (DPD). Observed since 2008, DPD brings awareness to the importance of data privacy and protection. According to the Verizon 2015 Data Breach Investigations Report, about 60% of cyber attackers are able to compromise an organization’s data within minutes. 2016 is going to be no different from a threats perspective, and data thefts are bound to happen. However, you can … Continue reading Data Privacy – Taking the First Steps

network security essentials

Get These 7 Things Right For Stronger Network Security

Over a decade ago, when I was an IT consultant to a media and entertainment company, one of their agendas was improve network security to protect the data from being stolen. They just cannot afford to lose the data into the public domain as it will severely affect the business relationship with their stakeholders and dent their reputation in the market. The company’s internal policy … Continue reading Get These 7 Things Right For Stronger Network Security