Understanding the basics of information security

Information Security is a complex topic that impacts everyone in some way or another. To help cut through some of the noise and to help you understand the basics of “infosec”, let’s begin at the beginning.
Confidential Data
Most people understand at some level that the confidentiality of sensitive information is a key concern of information security.

Your copier is spying on you…

Modern business equipment has radically changed how we conduct everyday business. Do you realize that copiers and multifunction printers are also one of the leading causes of data breaches?

They are the one device on the network that commonly does not ever have the default password changed.

Separating Yourself from the Startup Pack

Many of America’s favorite companies began as a small startup.

Ben & Jerry’s sold ice cream out of an old gas station when they first opened in 1979. Mark Zuckerberg created Facebook in his college dorm room. Starbucks started with just one location in Seattle, Washington.

10 Things You Must Do Now to Prevent a Costly Data Disaster

In less than 60 seconds, you are about to learn 10 things that could save you days – or even weeks – of downtime, not to mention the undue stress on your company, and potentially thousands of dollars lost, due to a data disaster…

Use this article as your checklist in a conversation with your IT company to assure that your business has the right plan in place to get back up and running quickly if and when disaster strikes.