Seven Cybersecurity Threats

7 under-the-radar cybersecurity threats

Michael Anderson IT Best Practices, IT Managed Services, IT Security

Some cyberthreats get all the publicity. So, it’s great that Wired recently published an article about seven lesser-known cybersecurity threats that everyone should know about; true, they may not be as “newsworthy” as ransomware attacks and data breaches, but they can do serious damage to your data and privacy nonetheless. Read the full article here. Here is a summary of …

Steffyann Bisnauth - Business Development Coordinator

Meet Steffyann Bisnauth – Business Development Coordinator

Michael Anderson 365 News, Culture

Steffyann is our new Business Development Coordinator. She has over 10 years’ experience in project- and relationship-management and account development. In her role, she’ll develop new business relationships, answer questions about 365 Technologies and its services, and guide new clients through the onboarding process. She’ll also represent and find new ways for 365 Technologies to work with local organizations to …

365 Technologies Culture

“The way we do things around here” – a guide to 365 Technologies’ culture

Michael Anderson 365 News, Culture, IT Managed Services

“Culture” is the environment that surrounds you at work all the time. Simply put, it’s “the way we do things around here” at any business. At 365 Technologies, we believe it’s the key to our business, and (quite literally) the writing on the wall. Whenever we have visitors to our office or post pictures of our office online, people ask, …

Ransomware Stats

Ransomware stats and facts

Michael Anderson IT Best Practices, IT Managed Services, IT Security, Ransomware

When ransomware attacks, it can be costly in many ways. To understand the real impact of ransomware, we’ve summarized Comparitch’s article, “2017-2019 Ransomware statistics and facts.” When ransomware encrypts a computer file system it can cause irreversible data loss. Even more alarming, cybercriminals are increasingly using ransomware to freeze systems and extract money from their victims. Ransomware losses for businesses …

Microsoft Windows 7 Support Ends

The final countdown: Windows 7 support ends in 2020

Michael Anderson Business Talk, IT Best Practices, IT Managed Services, Software

On Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer release security updates or patches for the Windows 7 operating system. After the support ends, your organization’s computer, network, and data are vulnerable to attacks, security risks and viruses if you don’t upgrade your systems. Microsoft does not support operating systems (OS) over 10 years old, and it moves these systems from …

12 Network Tests

12 Tests to Boost your Network Security

Michael Anderson IT Managed Services, IT Security

Network security not only protects your business’ data and systems, but makes it more efficient, organized, and profitable. Here are 12 tests you can perform to make sure your network security is as strong as it needs to be: 1. Network Layer Vulnerability Scanning: Uses a network layer Vulnerability Assessment (VA) scanner. Why use it? Vulnerability scanners identify security risks on every …