Understanding the NIST Framework

 

You may have heard of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework a few times online but, unless you have knowledge and experience in the world of cybersecurity, this topic can seem quite complex. However, once you take time to learn more about the framework, you will realize how simple and effective it can be.

The Risks of Not Meeting the Cybersecurity Standards for Small Businesses

It is safe to say that our technological abilities are advancing at a rate faster than ever. Naturally, with such a wide array of technological advances available at hand, we have become better at securing ourselves and our data on the internet.

The Center of Internet Security – What Are the Top 20 Critical Security Controls

The Center of Internet Security, or CIS for short, has recently released a new revision of their Top 20 Security Controls. This set of regulations represents the top security measures designed to detect security threats and prevent cyberattacks. While following the CIS Top 20 Security Controls is not in any way a requirement by law, it is recommended to both small and large business who aim to protect their data and clients from the threats of today’s cyber world.

Cloud Based Back up: How it Should Have Been, But It Isn’t (Not Yet)

With millions of articles and blog posts (including our own, right here) you’d be forgiven to think that cloud computing is a staple for every small business. It’d have been easy to believe that it’s the best answer for a start-up or a small company looking to work like a big company but with small costs associated with such assets.

How Business Tools Got Leaner, Faster, and More Efficient

As strange and quirky as it can get, with time and the measured pace of technology improvements, everything a company had to do with buildings full of assets is now reduced to web browsers, mobile phones, tablets, and online collaboration. Slowly, networks managed by companies aren’t as large and pervasive as they used to be.

Top Reasons Why You Should Consider Enterprise Automated Data Back-up

In an earlier post, we wrote about the impending boom in the amount of data a company would have to manage, analyze, crunch, and store. Given that a growing business would always have this data management challenge, backing up all of this data for your enterprise is as crucial as marketing and sales.