Penetration testing, or pen testing, involves testing a system or systems for weaknesses. It’s purpose is to simulate a real attack on the systems to determine areas which need improvement. The systems can be physical, a physical computer, or procedural, how a specific task is performed. For instance, you might have a Linux server running the Apache webserver. Since this resource is...Read More
There are many things in IT which are a necessity such as using an antivirus, running backups, and keeping your computers updated. Keeping track of your IT assets is a common item we see that is overlooked. Business, large and small, at times have neglected this simple but crucial task. Keeping a well-documented list of IT assets consisting of both hardware and software will help your...Read More
Cybersecurity is on a lot of people mind recently, whether it is because of data breaches or the fear of such an event happening to your business. For any business to prosper, cybersecurity training for the employees is a must for modern businesses. Over the years, many things have changed, including the technology required to handle different operations at the work. Many business have been...Read More
Cybersecurity is the prevention of information systems and networks from penetration, theft, or destruction of their digital information. In this fast-moving world where our lives are shared on the internet, small businesses need to ensure the security of their information because if they are compromised, then the information of all the customers and employees will be at risk as well. There...Read More
What are Sandboxes?
If you were lucky, when you were a kid, you had a sandbox to play in. Ah, the memories. Unfortunately, that’s not what we are talking about today but this technology does get its name from them. Computer sandboxes give software running in them a place to reside while being isolated from the rest of the system. The idea is to run untrusted software in this safe area...Read More
Keep Your Online Accounts Safe and Secure No Matter What
People spend a lot of time on the Internet in this day and age. They use the Internet to check and send email messages to friends and family members. They use it to pay utility bills and complete purchases for everything from groceries to electronic devices. That’s precisely why online security is more critical than ever before. If...Read More