February 24, 2021 | Cenetric

Emergency Preparedness: Data Breach Protocol

When it comes to data breaches, there are plenty of things to consider. This is especially the case because cyber-crimes have drastically increased in recent years, leaving businesses of all sizes as vulnerable as ever. While there is no way to totally avoid data breaches, there are plenty of things to do to prepare your […]

February 24, 2021 | Cenetric

How Managed Cybersecurity Gives Your Business an Edge

Today’s ever-advancing technology has changed how many companies, large and small and in all industries, do business today. It has made daily processes more efficient and cost-effective and has enabled employees to be more productive. However, it has also enabled hackers, scammers and cybercriminals to take advantage of vulnerabilities in hardware, firmware, and office networks. […]

January 26, 2021 | Cenetric

Recommendations for Hardening Key Management Systems

To protect a business from faulty security, there are methods for hardening the security, which means identifying excess network use that could be a threat to the business, and monitoring the security patches. An organization with key management systems easily manages all the cryptographic keys within its cryptosystem.  Key management systems are vulnerable. If proper […]

December 17, 2020 | Cenetric

Top Cybersecurity Threats To Be Wary of In 2021

The threat of cyberattacks is prominent not only to individuals, but to businesses as well, especially now. As more people work online, hackers are targeting more businesses, with an increasing number of techniques to circumvent the cybersecurity measures in place. As with any technology, there are always updates and developments; however with that comes a […]

December 4, 2020 | Cenetric

Part II: Patch Management

Patch management is a cybersecurity discipline that involves the acquisition, testing, and installation of new codes to administered computer systems. Examples of basic patch management tasks include installing security updates, figuring out which patches are appropriate for specific systems, and performing system installations.  It is a vital tool for organizations because it helps them maintain […]

December 4, 2020 | Cenetric

Part I: Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing

A SecurityMetrics study found out that it took about 166 days for attackers to breach an organization after detecting vulnerabilities. Once the attackers managed to compromise the systems, they could harvest sensitive data for about 127 days until those breaches were finally detected. One of the easiest means of determining whether malicious actors are trying […]

November 6, 2020 | Cenetric

How MSPs Maintain the Latest Trends in IT Security

  The biggest technological threat for decades has been cybersecurity, and it has progressed along with the improvement of technology. Cybercriminals are relentless when it comes to getting through the layers of security that you have put into place to protect your personal, or business information. This is why Managed Service Providers stay on top […]

June 30, 2020 | Cenetric

Why Cybersecurity Training is Critical for Your Remote Workforce

Due to COVID-19, employees from all kinds of industries are now working remotely, which means business owners need to make major changes to their working protocol for employees. While cyber security is always important, you’ll find that your business will face a larger number of cyber security risks now that staff are operating in remote […]

April 29, 2020 | Cenetric

How To Protect Your Remote Workforce During This Pandemic

Running a business during a global pandemic is no small feat. There are many concerns that you have likely already run into and will continue to experience, such as having to move quickly to remote working without halting productivity. One of the major issues businesses have already faced in their switch to remote work is […]

February 26, 2020 | Cenetric

IT Risk Assessments: How to Spot Cybersecurity Deficiencies

Cybercrime is on the rise. With inherent risks of a cyberattack being present in all businesses, it is essential that the appropriate level of investment is made in preparing your network to protect itself against such attacks. Unfortunately, an antivirus software or firewall will not provide you with satisfactory protection. Your business needs a more […]