What is a managed firewall and do you need one?

Managed security service providers (MSSPs) are qualified to provide managed firewall services. This service provides a solution for firewall administration, monitoring, maintenance, and operation. An MSSP can help you set up, manage, and modify firewall rules. They...

Risk Management Framework

The Risk Management Framework (RMF), a set criteria, outlines how IT systems in the United States must be designed, secured, and managed. The original RMF was created by the (DoD) and applied by the rest of US federal IT systems in 2010. The National Institute of...

4 Things To Know About Managed Firewall Services

Managed firewall architecture of your company can mean a huge difference between becoming the latest firm to suffer a data breach or having an efficient defence against cybersecurity breaches. Several firms know that firewalls are important components of their network...

What Is Third-Party Risk Management?

TPRM Explained Third Party Risk Management (TPRM), is the process of analysing and minimising risks associated with outsourcing third-party vendors or service suppliers. There is a wide range of digital risks that fall under the third-party risk category. These risks...

Effective Firewall Tips To Help Block Ransomware

Firewall is a type of malware that blocks a company’s access to the system and their confidential files. Ransomware can be downloaded by visiting a secure and dangerous website or opening an attachment in an email. Ransomware can be offered by individuals and...

What is a managed service provider?

Managed service provider (MSP), is a third party company that manages the customer’s IT infrastructure and end-user systems remotely. MSPs are hired by small and medium-sized companies (SMBs), charities, and government agencies to provide a set of management...

Three Best Practices to Prevent Cyber Attacks

Cyber attacks are getting more sophisticated and larger-scale. These include data theft, corporate spying and infiltration of industrial controls that disrupt manufacturing. Cybercrime is increasing in global scale. Accenture reported recently that cybercrime has cost...

IT Disaster Recovery Explained

Any moment a disaster can bring down a business as we have seen this week with hurricane Ida. Research has shown that most businesses won’t survive a major disaster such as this if they don’t have adequate data protection and preparation. It is important...

Understanding Managed Services

Many people today believe they understand managed services in today’s technologically driven world. When asked to define it, however, many people don’t know what they mean. What does it actually mean to receive managed service? What is an MSP? What can an...

How can firewalls protect your small business network?

Accessing your computer via an internet connection or Wi-Fi network can make it vulnerable to attacks. Firewalls are a way to limit external access to your network. How does firewalls work? Firewalls protect your computer or network from hackers by preventing...