What to Do When Your Business Is Hit with Ransomware

Imagine waking up to an unfamiliar wallpaper on your desktop, prompting you to pay up, or else your data will be permanently deleted. What will you do? Don’t panic. Deliberate is fast, and with the clock ticking, you need to move precisely to limit the damage. Ransomware is one of the oldest kinds of malware that […]

Business Size Does Not Deter Cybercrime

There is nothing easy about running a small and medium-sized business (SMB). Limited staff, focused budgets, and competing priorities tend to pull leaders in opposite directions. As we discussed in our recent blog on information technology (IT) solutions for SMBs, the temptation is to hire IT generalists and ask everyone to pitch in. Cybercriminals love […]

How to Spot a Phishing Email

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Don’t click on that email! Most people simply don’t have the time to carefully analyze every message in their inbox. Today’s employees are expected to respond to emails immediately, prioritize the needs and expectations of the senders, and organize their inboxes to create some structure and consistency in the day-to-day work. But it is imperative […]