As businesses continue to grow and rely on the latest technology, IT support in Chicago has become a critical component of the security of each company. Smart devices are very common, and businesses must be aware of the security dangers of each connected device. As you may know, any device connected to a network has the potential to be a security risk. Connecting to the Internet offers great convenience, but it can also be very risky. With the latest computer technology, IT technicians can help you secure your business from any malicious software. [Read more…]
No Shortage of Threats
IT security in Chicago is your best defense against cyberattacks, but many small to medium-sized businesses neglect to secure themselves. One reason is that many small businesses don’t consider themselves at risk for attack. They look at themselves as too unimportant to be a target. Well, this thinking is fundamentally flawed, and you’ll see why shortly. [Read more…]
Many Security Options
Network security protects against many threats. Consider some of the things which you could be leaving yourself wide open to. It’s more than just a teenage hacker with too many energy drinks playing practical jokes from his mother’s basement. Cybercrime as a Service (CaaS) is a multi-billion-dollar industry. It’s so big there are tech firms that basically specialize in cybercrime. Many of these are located overseas, but an industry so large isn’t comprised merely of individual hackers. They’re loosely confederated in many respects. CaaS brings multiple talented minds to the forefront in order to undercut businesses and corporations. [Read more…]
How do large companies, like Sony, become vulnerable to advanced persistent threats?
Deb Stonikas: We heard how hackers were inside Sony for months, stealing information. How could a large company become so vulnerable and what can be done about that? [Read more…]