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10 Ways to Harden Cyber Security in Healthcare

by Calyptix, February 21, 2019

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A new DHS report is out on cyber security in healthcare. Although it paints a grim picture of the industry’s struggle, it’s also loaded with technical tips you can use to protect your IT clients.

See the report’s top five threats to data security in healthcare, and get an in-depth look at the 10 recommended security practices to combat them.

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Cyber Security Problems in the U.S. Military

by Calyptix, January 22, 2019

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Even the U.S. Department of Department of Defense – with a $590 billion budget – struggles with cyber security.

See examples from a new DoD report that shows that cyber security is a challenge in every organization – no matter the size.

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3 Cyber Security Legal Issues for MSPs and VARs

by Calyptix, November 28, 2018

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Cyber security is becoming a minefield of legal risk. One wrong step can blow your business sky-high.

See three legal hazards for your IT business related to cyber security. You’ll get detailed descriptions and solid advice to keep your business safe.

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MSPs Targeted in Advanced Cyber Attacks

by Calyptix, October 10, 2018

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Advanced hacker groups are attacking MSPs in an active campaign of cyber attacks, according to an alert from the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security.

Who is behind the attacks? What do they want? And how do you protect your IT business and your clients? Find out here.

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Top 10 Cyber Security Tools for Small Businesses

by Calyptix, September 14, 2018

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On a tight budget and want rock solid security? Check out the top 10 cyber security tools for small businesses.

We run through the top 10 – from firewalls to encryption – and provide descriptions and links to free options.

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4 Types of Social Engineering Used Every Day

by Calyptix, August 27, 2018

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Social engineering tactics are on the rise among hackers. More are calling victims and sending text messages – trying to con them into downloading remote desktop software or install malware.

See the top social engineering tactics used today in cyber crime. Raise awareness to arm yourself and your staff against phishing and con artists both in person and online.

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HTTPS Web Filters Can Harm Your Security – Here’s How!

by Calyptix, August 17, 2018

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Did you know that some security products can make you less safe online? Researchers found one feature – HTTPS traffic inspection – almost always harms the security of people who use it.

Find out how SSL filters harm the security of millions of people every day, and also see how the HTTPS web filter in AccessEnforcer is different.

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DDoS Attacks 2018: New Records and Trends

by Calyptix, August 10, 2018

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Small businesses take note: denial-of-service attacks continue to grow in strength and hundreds of thousands are launched each month.

See the latest trends in DDoS attacks – including two record-breakers this year that shocked security researchers.

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