The 5 Phases of Cyber Intrusion

Contrary to popular belief, not all cyber attacks target large businesses. Statistics show, in fact, over half of all cyber attacks involve small businesses. As a small business owner, it’s important to understand the five basic phases of cyber intrusion so that you can protect your sensitive data from unauthorized access. #1) Recon A typical…

What Is Grayware?

Cyber threats come in all shapes and sizes. Some, for example, involve phishing for sensitive information using email or social media, whereas others involve the deployment of computer viruses to harm a business’s information technology (IT) infrastructure. As a small business owner, you should familiarize yourself with all of the leading cyber threats so that…

5 Most Common Causes of Data Breaches

What steps are you taking to protect your small business’s data from theft and unauthorized access? It’s no secret that data breaches are becoming increasingly common. According to Wikipedia, roughly 4.5 billion records were exposed in the first half of 2018 alone. As a small business owner, however, you can protect your data from theft…

Reimaging vs Reformatting: What’s the Difference?

If your computer is running low on storage space, you should consider either reimaging or reformatting it. Both processes will free up space by deleting files. While similar, though, reimaging and reformatting aren’t the same. Each process works in a different way, so you need to familiarize yourself with their nuances before proceeding to reimage…