IRS ISSUES PHISHING ALERT

Phish simulation testing

The IRS is reporting that this year the phishing pond of choice is the executive suite.

W-2 email phishing scam – when your CEO is not your CEO

The IRS is reporting that this year the phishing pond of choice is the executive suite.

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Don’t Take Email Security For Granted

Despite the growing use of instant messaging and other collaboration tools, email continues to be the de facto standard for business communication. In fact, email sees greater use than the phone and even personal meetings in many organizations.

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Cloud Security Is a Shared Responsibility

The cloud is not merely a widely accepted computing model — it’s the basis for nearly every transformative technology on the horizon. The cloud will be a key enabler for looming trends such as the Internet of Things, quantum computing, serverless architectures, machine learning and more.

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Protect Yourself from Ransomware

Although ransomware has reached epidemic proportions, few small businesses have any sort of plan for how to deal with such attacks. In fact, most think they are too small to even be a target for ransomware.

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Data Shakedown

Ransomware attacks becoming more frequent and more sophisticated, and aimed at manufacturing companies.

atlantic-it-ransomwareSecurity researchers and law enforcement officials say the spread of ransomware attacks has reached epidemic proportions, with organizations of all sizes in both the public and private sectors increasingly impacted by this insidious type of malware that encrypts valuable digital files and demands a ransom to decrypt them.

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Relieving Password Headaches

Atlantic-IT.net provides tools and techniques for making passwords easier to manage while improving security.

atlantic-it-passwordLast Friday, the accounting system required Dave to change his password since it had been more than 90 days since his last reset.

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