Are You Ready for a Cyber Attack?

Are You Ready for a Cyber Attack? Part 2 of 2 In our last blog post , we discussed a presentation from our partner KnowBe4 on the evolution of cybercrime attacks and current methods that hackers are using to gain access to your personal and/or company information. In this second post, we will discuss what

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Are You Ready for a Cyber Attack?

Are You Ready for a Cyber Attack? Part 1 of 2 One of Mission Critical Systems partners, KnowBe4, recently shared a presentation with us on how serious the need for good cybersecurity has become. The sophistication of attacks has really taken a dramatic step forward in just the past eight to nine months- right

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FBI has issued attack warning for healthcare providers

There is a credible threat of a major attack from Russia coming against healthcare providers, in the form of network hijacks paired with ransomware. Please warn any clients in that space, make sure their systems and firewalls are all patched to the latest versions, and once again remind them that their staff are the weakest

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Ransomware: Protection and Recovery

Ransomware, the breed a malicious software that takes your computer hostage by encrypting files and demanding a ransom payment to unlock them, continues to be the scourge of computer networks everywhere. In the past month, ransomware attacks were carried out on a massive scale, including attacks on the Colorado Department of Transportation and the City

By |April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Denver IT, Helpful Security Links, IT Articles, Tech Tips|Comments Off on Ransomware: Protection and Recovery

The Changing Face of Security Threats

In today’s day and age, we find ourselves the subject of digital attack. As the time has changed technology from room sized computers doing math to the world in your hand held device, so has time changed the people and the technique they use to exploit these advancements. We used to have greasy hackers in

By |May 15th, 2017|Categories: Denver IT|Comments Off on The Changing Face of Security Threats

Turning the tables on technology performance

Turning the tables on technology performance Technology performance is typically touted as a conduit to better business processes. However, sometimes lost amid all the high-tech hoopla is a high-touch catalyst for performance excellence. It’s called action learning. Simply put, action learning is interactive training, that time-tested practice of learning by doing. No matter how robust

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Managed Services Promote Predictability in Tough Times

Managed Services Promote Predictability in Tough Times Managed services are a hot item in the IT world. Companies faced with downsizing their IT staffs are finding these competitively-priced, outsourced offerings very tempting. However, as with so many technology terms, "managed services" carries different meanings to different people. Pricing also varies considerably, depending on the scope

By |June 27th, 2016|Categories: Denver IT|Comments Off on Managed Services Promote Predictability in Tough Times