Can You Afford a Data Loss?

According to the technology industry research firm Gartner Group, ninety percent of companies that experience data loss go out of business within two years. Countless studies indicate the longer the downtime, the greater the risk. More and more businesses are turning to Cloud Backup and collation to ensure their critical data is protected. But how long will it take to restore that data when a disaster strikes? Here are some points to consider to minimize the risk of downtime.

The 7 Essential Steps of the Cybersecurity Kill-Chain Process

Nearly 1 Billion Individual Records Hacked. Over 900,833,392 Records Breached During 5,063 Reported Data Breaches. Solution: Implementing the 7 Essential Steps of the Cybersecurity Kill-Chain Process. U.S. ProTech in conjunction with its Partners Lockheed Martin the Sans Institute and UCLA created a seven step Cybersecurity Kill Chain process for the identification, capture, trapping and termination of malware which is currently used throughout government agencies and Contracting companies.

What is Ransomware and How to Protect Against It

Ransomware is a type of malware designed to block access to your computer until a sum of money is paid. Ransomware issues have impacted many individuals with home computers; however, it is only a matter of time before this malicious software attacks business. Starting with Cryptolocker in 2013, Ransomware exploits have become increasing sophisticated and have cost individual companies thousands of dollars in ransom.

Proactive Networking Monitoring: What & Why

Your business relies more and more on healthy network infrastructure. Migration to Cloud, Compliance and IT Security all fuel the case to proactively monitor your network health. By proactively scanning your network, you can identify bottlenecks and other irregularities that could impact your network performance and network security. Identifying network compromise in advance will save your business time and money in the long run.