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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 […]

How Can Law Firms Use Microsoft Office 365’s E-Discovery Capabilities?

  According to the American Bar Association, it is crucial for attorneys and e-discovery professionals to define the rules of engagement instead of leaving those details to the IT department. Attorneys are being held to much higher standards of knowledge when it comes to technology, especially in terms of electronic discovery. ABA Model Rule 11 states […]

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 […]

Why Reusing Passwords Is A Horrible Idea- Omaha NE

No matter your profession, reusing passwords is a horrible idea. It’s dangerous and insecure. Reusing passwords is especially problematic for those working in fields like law, ones that require confidentiality in one form or another. Many people already know that reusing passwords is unsafe, but they do it anyway. One recent survey conducted by Lastline revealed that […]

Effects of A Data Breach on Small Business – Omaha Nebraska

The information that no business owner or technology director wants to hear: there’s been a data breach. These chilling words can put your brain into overdrive, trying to triage the problem before you even know the full extent of the problem. What will be the impact on customers? On staff? On vendors? Is this simply […]

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