Can Your Business Survive without a Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plan_

Can Your Business Survive without a Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plan?

News publications and websites often report on the IT system problems of big corporations. What you may not realize is that small and medium-sized businesses could be the most vulnerable because their IT protocols are easier to breach. That’s why every business needs to engage a disaster recovery plan as part of their overall business continuity strategy.

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Top Reasons Why Companies Should Invest in Business Security in 2019

Top Reasons Why Companies Should Invest in Business Security in 2019

What are the reasons why companies should invest in business security in 2019? Perhaps it’s important to first look at why business security should be taken seriously before we dive deeper into the specific reasons why companies should invest in it this year. The influential Wired magazine in an article, posted this question: “What if skilled, persistent attackers targeted critical infrastructures like the water supply or electric grid, rather than a Hollywood studio pushing a silly movie? What if they targeted your business?”

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Four Reasons Why Companies Need to Invest in Business Security

Four Reasons Why Companies Need to Invest in Business Security

In this day and age, where IT environments, especially in companies, are under constant attack by unauthorized access, it is imperative to protect a business’s sensitive information more than ever. Adding to the frustration of business owners is the fact that computer system threats (which can affect a wide range of devices such as desktop computers, laptops, smartphones, tablet computers, etc.) come in a variety of different forms, and most of these impending threats usually don’t manifest themselves until it’s too late and sensitive info from your company or business has already been maliciously accessed or collected by hackers.

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Vulnerability Management in the Business Security World

In today’s information age, to simply say you have business security from an IT support team is no longer sufficient and severely understated. Attacks on information systems and against business’ proprietary Information occur on a 24/7 basis, so without a full on vulnerability management program as a core part of your IT and security team you may be risking your company’s data. According to SANS Critical Security Controls , a Vulnerability Management Service (VMS) is no longer an option but a critical requirement. To directly quote SANS, “The [security] Controls take the best-in-class threat data and transform it into actionable guidance to improve individual and collective security in cyberspace. Too often in cybersecurity, it seems the “bad guys” are better organized and collaborate more closely than the “good guys.” The Controls provide a means to turn that around.” Sounds like a doomsday prophecy, but we’re here to walk you through Vulnerability Management (VM).

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