June 27, 2021 | Cenetric

Cenetric Achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Status

Cenetric, a leader in providing IT solutions and services to small businesses, churches and non-profits, is proud to announce that they have been awarded Microsoft Gold status. Cenetric, a leader in providing IT solutions and services to small businesses and non-profits, is proud to announce that they have been awarded Microsoft Gold status. This prestigious […]

January 26, 2021 | Cenetric

Smishing: What It Is and How to Avoid It

It’s not accurate to say that phishing scams have had their day, and now there’s a new player around. We still need to be vigilant for phishing scams, but today the practice of smishing is on the rise and often harder to identify and avoid. These scams are a little more sophisticated than phishing emails […]

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 18, 2020 | Cenetric

Expert Support: What an MSP Can Do for You

Many businesses start off self-managing their own IT, and they might actually be fine at the start. However, after a certain point, employing a Managed Services Provider (MSP) to help things along becomes vital to steady growth, and there are a number of factors that can only be managed properly with that kind of help […]

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 […]

August 12, 2020 | Cenetric

A Guide for Your Kansas Business: Resolving IT Disruptions

With just under 240,000 businesses registered in Kansas alone, it’s clearly a welcoming and exciting place to build a business. But as with any business location, you are going to run into the unexpected, so it’s important to know how to approach any disruption with professionalism. One of the most common types of business problems […]

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 […]

June 30, 2020 | Cenetric

5 IT Tools That Will Help Your SMB Bounce Back from the Pandemic

Businesses planned for continued maintenance and growth at the start of the year, but the vast majority weren’t prepared for what 2020 would hold for them. Small and medium businesses were impacted the hardest because many didn’t have the right technology, security, and planning in place to combat the effects of COVID-19. Even for those […]

December 27, 2019 | Cenetric

What to Look for When Outsourcing Your IT Department

What to Look for When Outsourcing Your IT Department There’s no doubt that your IT is an essential part of your business in the modern world. Most 21st-century businesses simply wouldn’t be able to function without it. However, the issue many businesses have faced is that managing their IT in-house is becoming impossible. With more […]