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cybersecurity services
Denny Miller

Next-Gen Endpoint Protection

The Time Has Come for Next-Gen Endpoint Protection With ever-increasing numbers of endpoint devices, traditional endpoint protection just doesn’t cut it. For example, organizations need

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zero-day
Jason Abel

Zero-Day Attack

What is Zero-Day? Chances are you’ve heard of zero-day. But are you familiar with what it means? Zero-day describes recently discovered security vulnerabilities that hackers

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it services
Jason Abel

Managed IT Services

A Guide to Managed IT Services for Small Business You’re likely using or have considered using managed IT services if you’re a small to mid-sized

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cybersecurity company
Jason Abel

Cybersecurity Trends

Cybersecurity Trends That Will Impact Your Business It’s hard to believe we’re three-quarters of the way through 2021 – time flies, as they say. So,

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attack surface management
Jason Abel

Attack Surface Management

What is Attack Surface Management? As your organization’s number of connected devices continues to grow, so does your attack surface. That expanded surface gives cybercriminals

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cybersecurity company
Jason Abel

Insider Threats

Insider Threats Are on the Rise Insider threats grow more commonplace every day. So, it pays to have a solid understanding of the issue. Let’s

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cybersecurity company
Jason Abel

Supply Chain Security

Supply Chain Attacks Escalate As the adage says, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. So not surprisingly, cybercriminals have migrated to

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bec
Jason Abel

Business Email Compromise

What is BEC? Also known as email account compromise (EAC), business email compromise exploits our reliance on email for business and personal use. BEC attacks

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cloud services
Jason Abel

Distributed Cloud

What is Distributed Cloud Computing? Location has never been relevant to cloud computing — that’s how it came to be known as cloud computing. With

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IT solutions
Jason Abel

Security Operations Center

What is a Security Operations Center? Think of a security operations center (SOC) as command central for your cybersecurity. Effectively, it seeks to uncover security

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

Endpoint Security Best Practices

Endpoint Devices Continue to Increase Among the many aftereffects of the COVID-19 pandemic, endpoint device use increased substantially. In a recent study by Absolute, 76%

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

Social Engineering

A Comprehensive Guide to Social Engineering Prevention Let’s start with defining social engineering. It’s the art of manipulating, influencing, or deceiving you to gain control

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internet of things
Jason Abel

Internet of Things

What is the Internet of Things? The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t a new concept. It was first used in a presentation by Kevin Ashton

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IT Support
Jason Abel

CRN Fast Growth 150

IntermixIT Named to the CRN Fast Growth 150 IntermixIT, a Harrisburg-based managed services provider, captured a spot on the CRN Fast Growth 150. The ranking

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IT Support
Jason Abel

INC 5000

IntermixIT Lands on the INC 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies List Inc. magazine revealed that IntermixIT has been named to its annual Inc. 5000 list, the

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cybersecurity company
Jason Abel

Layered Security

Layered Security Counters Security Defects Layered security is your best weapon in the ongoing battle against cyber threats. But many companies fall short in their

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Cybersecurity
Jason Abel

Incident Response Plan

What is an Incident Response Plan? Your IT operation faces threats every day from cybercrime, data loss, service outages, and even natural disasters. Without an

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cyber insurance
Jason Abel

Cyber Insurance

Understanding the Basics of Cyber Liability Insurance Today, cyber insurance is a must, particularly with expanded remote work options. Remote work during the pandemic, for

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

Ransomware Prevention Checklist

The Threat Grows If the attack earlier this year on Kaseya shows anything, it’s that ransomware isn’t going anywhere. Conducted by REvil, the attack impacted

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

Mobile Security Best Practices

Mobile Device Use Continues to Grow Mobile business devices have grown considerably thanks to cloud computing and a more mobile workforce in general. Today, they

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IT Support
Jason Abel

What is RMM?

Remote Management and Monitoring (RMM) monitors endpoints, computers, mobile devices, and your entire IT infrastructure from a centralized console. It gives managed service providers the

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

What Is IAM?

The short answer to what is IAM, or identity and access management, is that it defines and manages the access privileges of users and devices.

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

What Is SIEM?

Let’s start with the basics. SIEM stands for security information and event management. First, it delivers detection, analytics, and response while collecting data from network

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cybersecurity services
Jason Abel

Why Use Multi-Factor Authentication?

The answer is simple. It works. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is your single most effective control to deter remote attacks. It prevents cybercriminals from quickly gaining

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cybersecurity best practices
Jason Abel

Cybersecurity Best Practices

Implementing cybersecurity best practices can go a long way toward deflecting cyber-attacks. And let’s face it, cyber-attacks won’t be eroding any time soon. Experts predict

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cloud computing
Jason Abel

What is Microsoft 365?

Microsoft’s cloud subscription plan known as Microsoft 365 (also known as Office 365) has grown in functionality and popularity since its introduction in 2011. The

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voip
Jason Abel

Best VoIP Features

VoIP Features Deliver Key Benefits VoIP service continues growing in great measure thanks to its ability to save organizations money. The VoIP market projects to

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digital transformation
Jason Abel

What is Digital Transformation?

It isn’t easy to read any technology-based article and not see the words digital transformation somewhere. It’s pervasive. Consider the market projects to grow at

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cloud computing
Jason Abel

Cloud Security

Cloud Security There’s no shortage of concerns when it comes to cloud security. For example, a survey conducted by Savoy Stewart found that 92% of

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bcdr
keriboyer

Why Data Backup Is Important

More and more stories of cyber-attacks and massive natural disasters have been hitting the news, and they’re not likely to stop. Have you stopped to

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cybersecurity company
Jason Abel

Zero-Trust Network

Many organizations are adopting a zero-trust network. As an added layer of security, it helps prevent data breaches. But what is zero-trust security? A zero-trust

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Cybersecurity
Jason Abel

The Cost of Ransomware

The name pretty much sums it up. Ransomware is a form of malware. An attacker seizes control of a user’s file and demands a ransom

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Cybersecurity
Jason Abel

Why Use Endpoint Security?

With the increased popularity of BYOD (bring your own device) and IoT (Internet of Things), endpoint connections continue to grow. According to Stringify, more than

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cloud computing
Jason Abel

The Great Debate: Cloud vs. On-Premises

With cloud computing’s growth, there’s been a migration away from on-premises infrastructure models. But many companies still embrace an on-premises solution. It’s become a matter

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Cybersecurity
keriboyer

What is Phishing?

91% of information security breaches start with phishing scams. Are you prepared? Learn the types of phishing attacks and how to identify one.

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cyber awareness training
keriboyer

Cyber Awareness Training

Cyber awareness training reduces your security risks by 70%. It’s a cost-effective way to protect your business. Get security training near you today.

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