3 Reasons Why Business Continuity Is Not All About Backups

When people start to think about business continuity for their business, they often go straight for data backups and recovery. Questions they may ask are: is my data being backed up? Will it be safe and secure some where offsite?  What is the process to restore it all ? All of these are valid questions […]

Meltdown and Spectre: What You Need To Know

    What is it? Google security researchers found a couple big new bugs.  These bugs, ominously called Meltdown and Spectre, are pretty serious.  Most security bugs are simple to fix.  The vendor just releases a software patch everything is secure again.  These bugs are actually built into the hardware of your computer (the CPU), so […]

5 Biggest Mistakes Businesses Make Developing a Business Continuity Plan

  A business continuity plan (”BC plan”) is a plan that prevents the disruption of normal operations of a business and allows for a quick restoration of business operations.  A disaster is not just a natural disaster but can include cyber-attacks, telecom outages, unplanned IT outages, hardware failures, construction mishaps, etc. Having a BC plan […]

7 Reasons Why Medical Practices Must Modernize Faxing

Faxing is a slow, frustrating, old technology that sets up your medical practice for failure in HIPAA audits. In this article, we discuss 7 reasons why medical practices must modernize their faxing, and what that modernization would look like.

Am I protected against Wanna Cry / Wanna Decryptor?

There has been a global ransomware attack that has struck over the last few days. It has been in the news a lot over the weekend. The New York Times has a good overview of it available here. We have had several questions about it and wanted to create an easy place to gather all […]

How “Fast” Is My Internet?

“How fast is my internet?” is not an easy question to answer. Read more about the 3 ways to measure speed, and why they confuse people.

Cyber Security for Small Businesses

If you want to learn more about how to develop your own cyber security plan for your small business, we discuss how to develop one custom-tailored for your organization, as well as general best practices all businesses should follow.

Why Do Hackers Write Viruses?

Hackers can make a lot of money stealing your data and selling it back to you or to other hackers and criminals. Read more to find out how.

HIPAA Compliance Self-Assessment

HIPAA compliance is scary and difficult, and for small practices it can seem unreasonably burdensome.  For those businesses, we offer one of the most comprehensive HIPAA Compliance services in the industry.  Find out more about it here. For those still in the research phase, we would like to offer you this HIPAA Compliance Self-Assessment.  This is […]

6 Things to Consider Before Upgrading to Windows 10

Upgrading to Windows 10 has a lot of benefits, and a lot of potential pitfalls. We give you 5 things to consider before upgrading to Windows 10, plus the advice we’re giving to our clients.