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Posted by: In: IT Support, Security 24 Aug 2016 0 comments Tags:

NSA-hack

It’s only been a few days since media reports detailed how a hacking group called the Shadow Brokers has claimed to have a database of hacking tools allegedly tied to the NSA. With the limited data available to date, it’s already clear that the tools unveiled should be worrisome for a number of companies using popular software from vendors like Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet and more. Read more…

Posted by: In: Security 22 Jul 2016 0 comments Tags: ,

WireTransferIn December of last year, we wrote about a growing spearfishing threat that continues to successfully entice company employees to wire transfer funds to illegitimate organizations.

 

Known as the Business Email Compromise or CEO fraud scam, the scam typically starts with a lower level employee receiving an email from a company executive—usually the CEO—asking that person to wire funds to an account in order to settle an outstanding balance on what looks like a legitimate invoice from another company. It’s an alarmingly successful tactic, which the FBI reports has impacted more than 17,500 companies in the last three years. Read more…

PowerBI

Want to know on which day of the month a particular item sells best? Curious about why revenue is increasing in one territory but not in others? You probably have the data, but analyzing data to answer the big “why” questions has often fallen to the realm of data scientists.  Read more…

Small business Hacked“My business isn’t big enough to attract the attention of hackers.” Read more…