Ransomware

11 posts

Using MFA Can Save your Data from Attack

Every October, the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency team up with the security industry to host National Cyber Security Awareness Month. We think this is a great opportunity to recap some of the things we’ve been teaching our clients regarding security. Harbor Computer Services […]

Cyber insurance is necessary

Is Cyber insurance necessary? Yes it is. Do you have it?

The statistics on how many small businesses (that’s everyone with fewer than 5,000 employees) are getting hurt by Cyber crime are really staggering. All of our clients are somewhere under 200 people and in that size range, the incident of reported crimes went up by 300% last year. Imagine how […]

Phishing

Protect Your Organization from Phishing Emails

Have you ever received an email that you weren’t sure was legitimate? I think most of us have. The first line of defense for your organization is YOU, the user. Users are the first to see incoming messages, and having knowledge of these kinds of attacks is the most effective […]

Good news and Thank you

Thank you First things first. I would like to thank you for being our customer. We enjoy working with each of you. This is a time of great change in how everything works in computer world. We’re seeing the shift to the cloud come into every aspect of work life. […]

Ransomware in the news

It seems that the writers of WannaCry named their ransomware variant correctly. It certainly hit some areas hard and the media fed the storm. The writers of this software made a significant flaw and it was discovered quickly but still they will earn over $40 million from this infection   […]

Protecting you from ransomware

We started protecting you from ransomware in 2013 and yet recently in the news they make it sound like it’s something new that businesses should be addressing. Frustrating. We’re so low key about this that you might not even know what ransomware is. It’s a criminal activity whereby the bad […]

Another Scam and Ransomware Alert

The SCAM: I hate to have to report this but another person succumbed to the fake Microsoft support call. Please remember, Microsoft will not call you – ever. No security company will call you – ever. Don’t fall for it. You’ll end up with an infected computer and a stolen […]