Category: Security

Will You Be Ready When Ransomware Strikes?

Will You Be Ready When Ransomware Strikes?

Protecting Your Network from Ransomware: Firewall Lets start out by defining a “firewall.” A firewall is hardware or software solution designed to control access to or from a private network.  Any firewall-based protection is only effective against traffic that is actually coming through the firewall. Firewalls will not protect you from an infected USB device plugged into […]

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Is Your Web Site Secure

Is Your Web Site Secure

Chrome 68 was released yesterday. This update will now prominently mark all non-HTTPS websites as ‘Not Secure.’ If you have not enabled HTTPS for your website, any visitors running the current version of Chrome will be greeted by a “Not Secure” tag at the beginning of the URL.  The ‘Not Secure,’ tag is Google’s way […]

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Spear Phishing

Spear Phishing

I have been watching the reports from our Doru Managed Firewall system and I have noticed over the past few month a marked increase in the number of phishing attacks. I checked out a few other sources and confirmed this observation. May reports show about 10,000 unique phishing emails and June is sitting at about […]

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