Mobile devices are more important than ever when it comes to the workplace. With a desire for greater flexibility in workplaces, many organizations are shifting to a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) environment. While this can be a boost to productivity and employee satisfaction, there are obvious security risks in letting users access corporate files and emails on their personal device.
The number of cyber-attacks on New York businesses is on the rise. With ransomware, malware, data breaches, email phishing, and other cyber threats all posing a risk. Businesses which don’t take proactive steps to protect their networks and data from cyber threats are at significantly higher risk. In this article, we’re going to cover some of the precautions we take for our managed IT services clients to ensure their businesses are protected. You’ll learn about the biggest cyber security threats for New York businesses and how to safeguard against them.
In many countries, companies must notify all persons affected in the case of a data breach. However, in the US there is still no single federal law governing this. This means different states have introduced different laws regarding data breaches.
New York State is no different, it has its own law requiring businesses to inform customers if their data has been breached. It is called the NYS Information Security Breach and Notification Act.
How secure are your passwords? Even if you’re 100% sure about your password, what about your employees? While passwords alone are not a comprehensive cybersecurity defence, they are the first line of defence against cyber-attacks.
Security audits and penetration tests are both important services offered by New York cybersecurity providers like Carden IT Services. In this article we’re going to discuss how these two services are different and why each is a vital part of any comprehensive IT security package.