Ransomware Protection

Ransomware Protection

Ransomware attacks have grown dramatically, with 2020 recording a 69% upsurge in ransomware attacks from 2019. This percentage represents 791,790 ransomware complaints received, with losses of more than $4.1 billion. These numbers are alarming, and a large number of these ransomware attacks are targeted at small and medium-sized businesses. Unless you implement strong ransomware protection, your […]

Ransomware Attack

Ransomware Attack

Ransomware attack cases are on a steady rise across the globe. According to a 2021 study, 68.5% of businesseswere victims of ransomware. This marked an alarming increase from previous years, with 2021 recording the highest ransomware attacks. Ransom attacks are not going away; therefore, it’s paramount for companies to rethink their strategies around ransomware attacks. If not […]

Phishing – How to Identify it and Prevent it

Phishing Attack Concept

Since the mid-1990s, phishing techniques have been enabling cybercriminals and fraudsters to wreak havoc on and reap profits from the internet. Hit and miss or mass-market distribution and more targeted selection of victims may be employed in a phishing attack. As a result, both private individuals and corporate bodies can be vulnerable to phishing scams. […]

Network Management System – Do you Need One?

Network Management System

Company IT networks comprise of a complex blend of cable-connected data centre hardware, wireless devices, mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and cloud-based services or applications. Keeping a close eye on all of these elements is often critical to the survival of a business, making an effective network management system an essential requirement. NMS (network management […]

How Managed IT Services Help Toronto Businesses Succeed

IT Service Person

If you want to discover which managed services Toronto businesses are using to drive success, then this blog will help you.  While most companies routinely pay specialist organizations to provide utility services like cleaning and security, smart companies also get managed IT services to keep costs down and drive productivity. Let’s take a look at […]

Using Managed IT Services to Stop IT Support Nightmares

Nightmare hand reaching through monitor

IT Support Nightmares Most owners of small and medium businesses in Toronto have experienced IT support issues that stopped them from sleeping at night. Using managed IT services and managed IT solutions can provide a much better remedy than sleeping tablets! This blog will look at traditional ways of getting IT support in Toronto, examples […]

How a Network Security Assessment can Protect you From Cyber Attacks

User Entering Password

Every single day a business in Toronto will be the victim of a cyber attack which:  Stops the business operating for days or even weeks Steals confidential information  Deletes valuable business data Has a high cost of recovery Can put them out of business Cybercrime is now the greatest threat to the future of every […]

Using On-site IT Support to Save Time and Reduce Stress

Stressed Business Man

Remote IT support is a great way to fix IT issues quickly, but sometimes on-site IT support is the only way to resolve an issue fully. In this blog, we’ll look at the different types of IT support and services that can quickly get you up and running and the best way for businesses in […]

Understanding Endpoint Management

Endpoint Management

Endpoint management is the systematic practice of discovering, deploying, updating, and troubleshooting endpoint devices in an organization. This practice hinges on endpoint software tools that ensure all systems in a company run smoothly and with minimal downtime.  With endpoint management, organizations supervise and authenticate accesses for all their devices, applications, and users to mitigate security […]

Phishing Email Attack and Awareness

Phishing Email

Phishing is a form of cybercrime that applies deception to steal personal or business information from unsuspecting users. Email phishing scams are the most popular tactics that attackers use to steal confidential data for harmful purposes. Furthermore, phishing emails are the leading tools that attackers use to carry out scam activities.  A recent FBI report from their […]