15 Ways To Protect Your Business From A Cyber Attack
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Security Risk Assessment
It's important to establish a baseline and close I existing vulnerabilities. When was your last assessment?
Secure your email. Most attacks originate in your email. We'll help you implement a service designed to reduce spam and your exposure to attacks on your staff via email.
Apply secure password policies and force screen locks on your network. Provide I and require users to use a password manager and vault.
Train your users - often! Teach them about data security, email attacks, and your policies and procedures. We offer a web-based training solution and assistance with writing security policies.
Did you know?
Small businesses will suffer a cyber breach this year.
Of all breaches happen to small and medium sized businesses.
Of breaches could have been prevented with today’s technology.
Advanced Endpoint Detection & Responses
Traditional definition based virus protection is no longer adequate to protect against today's attacks. Protect your computers and data from malware, viruses, and cyber-attacks with advanced threat protection. Today's latest technology protects against file-less and script-based threats and can even rollback an attack.
Utilize Multi-Factor Authentication whenever you can, including your network, banking websites, and even social media. It adds an additional layer of protection to ensure that I even if your password does get stolen, your data stays protected.
Keep Microsoft, Adobe, and Java products updated for better security. We provide a “critical update” service via automation to protect your computers from the latest known attacks.
Dark Web Monitoring
Knowing in real-time what passwords and accounts have been posted on the Dark Web will allow you to be proactive in preventing a data breach. We scan the Dark Web and guide your users to update stolen credentials that have been posted for sale.
SIEM/Log Management (Security Incident & Event Management)
Uses big data engines to review all event and security logs from all covered devices to protect against advanced threats and to meet compliance requirements.
With DNS filtering in place, rather than the DNS server returning the IP address if the website exists, the request will be subjected to certain controls. DNS blocking occurs if a particular webpage or IP address is known to be malicious.
Mobile Device Security
Today's cyber criminals attempt to steal data or access your network by way of your employees' phones and tablets. They're counting on you to neglect this piece of the puzzle. Mobile device security closes this gap.
Turn on Intrusion Detection and Advanced Threat Protection features. Send the log files to a managed SIEM. And if your IT team doesn’t know what these things are, call us today!
Whenever possible, the goal is to encrypt files at rest, in motion (think email) and especially on mobile devices.
Backup local. Backup to the cloud. Have an offline backup for each month of the year. Test your backups often. And if you aren’t convinced your backups are working properly, call us ASAP.
If all else fails, protect your income and business with cyber damage and recovery insurance policies.