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Spoofing & Hacking: What’s The Difference? – Omaha Nebraska

  Most people know not to open email attachments from senders that they do not know. Unfortunately, it is not just attachments from strangers that you have to be on the lookout for. It happens quite often that people will get emails that seem to be from known senders that have malicious attachments, or that […]

Google’s New Chrome Extension Gives Your Passwords a Checkup -Omaha NE

  In early 2019, white-hat security expert Troy Hunt and other researchers shared a massive database of breached passwords and usernames. The stolen data constitutes 25 billion records and 845 gigabytes of stolen data. While many of the collected records are from previously reported thefts, there are new records there, too. It’s a clear indication of regularity, scope and potential […]

6 Ways To Help You Become HIPAA Compliant – Omaha Nebraska

Tips for HIPAA Compliance (Questions/Answers) Need a little insight into strengthening up your HIPAA compliance efforts? Check out these 6 simple steps you can take to become more compliant and secure. No one said HIPAA compliance was easy. It’s a higher level of security and data governance that healthcare organizations have to follow – if […]

Are You Following Best Practices For HIPAA ePHI Security? 10 Steps To Follow

“Cybercriminals are actively seeking your electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI). It’s a profit-making resource for them and a valuable commodity on the Dark Web. How can your healthcare organization ensure you have the most robust data security protocols in place? By following these 10 best practices.” What Are 10 Best Practices To Follow For HIPAA […]

5 Ways Managed IT Services Is the Right Choice for Your Business-Omaha NE

  Choosing a managed IT services firm to handle your business’s IT is the right choice for many businesses. Here are our top 5 reasons why. 1. Focus on Your Business’s Core Competencies Here’s the bottom line: unless you are a managed IT services firm, your core competency isn’t IT services. It’s something else. Every resource you […]

Critical Update From Microsoft: Remote Desktop Services-Omaha Nebraska

Impacted Systems: Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Windows7 Windows Server 2008 Nonimpacted Systems: Windows 10 Windows Server 2016 Windows Server 2019 If you are still using Windows Server 2003 or XP, Windows 7, Windows 2008 R2, or Windows 2008 you could be in trouble. A wormable virus may be coming your way. The virus is […]

Malware attack hits US accounting firms – Omaha NE

  A major accounting software and cloud services company has been hit by malware, affecting their many clients across the US. Wolters Kluwer, a major provider of tax accounting software and cloud services, has been hit by malware. The many financial software services they offer to clients across the country have been down since Monday, […]

Cyber Security Weekly Report 04/23/19 – 04/30/19

The Week in Breach: 04/23/19 – 04/30/19 By Kevin Lancaster on May 1, 2019 3:55:19 PM This week, employee phishing runs rampant, ransomware brings an airport offline, an NBA team’s online store leaks credit card information, and another Dark Web marketplace takes a dive.   Dark Web ID Trends: Top Source Hits: ID Theft Forums (99%) Top Compromise Type: Domain (99%) Top […]

Microsoft Accounts Targeted For Months, Hackers Serve A Security Reminder

Microsoft began notifying Outlook.com users of a 2019 security breach that occurred between January 1st and March 28th. Hackers were unintentionally given unauthorized access to some accounts, where they were then able to view subject lines, email addresses, and folder names. While no login details—including passwords—were directly accessed as part of this breach, Microsoft did […]

Why This Missouri Dentist Was Targeted by Russian Cybercriminals

You don’t think about a small business in middle America being targeted by hardened Russian cybercriminals, but that’s exactly what happened in the case of Smile Zone. This Missouri dental office caters to children, looking for ways to provide them with a higher comfort level with dental procedures. Smile Zone had not yet invested in […]

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