In one of the largest malware attacks this year, a new form of Locky ransomware has surfaced, spreading over 23 million phishing emails in a single day.
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There is a new variant of Ransomware wreaking havoc in Europe and the US dubbed Petya, Ken Rode of UNAPEN offers advice on prevention.
Personally, it amazes me that cyber attacks like WannaCry are even still an issue for any reputable company as the protections are reasonably affordable and are essentially a baseline that any firm should have.
Datto surveyed 1,100 MSPs about ransomware and cybersecurity and published the key findings in this
report. We aim to provide the Channel perspective on this growing epidemic and highlight the current
prevalence of the malware, its behavior, its target, and its impact within the global small business community.
In the end, we’ll provide best practices and solutions for businesses looking to ensure total data protection,
business continuity and disaster recovery.
Business Continuity planning in Financial Services is evolving as the SEC proposes new rules for RIA firms. Many RIAs have taken shortcuts in this area due to budgetary constraints, but new advances in technology have created an affordable pathway for firms to meet the challenge.
Like lions picking off the weakest gazelles in a herd, hackers are compromising weak systems in order to obtain passwords and then using those passwords in an attempt to access more secure systems.
Ken Rode, Dir of IT Services at UNAPEN, explains how these multi-stage cyber attacks are structured and the top 3 ways to prevent them from happening to your business.
UNAPEN and Datto team up to help businesses avoid Ransomware by proactively protecting systems with security patches, email filtering, data backup, disaster recovery and cyber security via ITComplete, ITComplete DataSafe and ITComplete NetScan.
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The SEC is recommending that RIAs and Funds be proactive in identifying CyberSecurity risks and threats, but firms are finding that this is an expensive proposition that isn’t in the budget.
Budget vs. Risk – RIA firms must decide between Network Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing to protect from CyberAttacks.
Savvy asset mgmt. firms are finding better IT providers that specialize in Financial Services, and technology allows them to look across a broader geographical area for those providers. UNAPEN ITComplete blends extensive IT knowledge with experience in Financial Services.
The new Windows 10 looks like it will be something that Windows 8 wasn’t, a real platform for business users.
CryptoWall malware lurking on major websites like match.com, yahoo, msn, and fantasy sport sites.
With so much focus on reducing costs and increasing profits, many small to medium sized businesses are looking at ways they can achieve the highest profitability.
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Ken Rode of UNAPEN reviews Windows 8 and 8.1 from the perspective of business users.
UNAPEN Warning – Hackers using stolen AOL and Gmail info to send seemingly legitimate wire transfer requests to financial services firms is on the rise.
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DDoS or Distributed Denial of Service attacks are becoming more prevalent in Financial Services, especially large US banks. Here are 5 common areas that are exploited by these Hacktivists.
UNAPEN offers insight into a layered approach to IT security and business continuity for investment mgrs based upon our 17 years of experience – read the article in Family Wealth Report.
UNAPEN provides products and services that help you make the most of your technology dollars. Here are some guidelines to on how to get started.
Questions and tips that will help you find an IT provider that is right for your specific business and industry.
There are thousands of IT service providers out there but very few are probably right for your business, here are some tips to help you through the selection process.
UNAPEN ITComplete is a Managed IT service offering that helps nonprofit organizations lower IT costs and improve the security and reliability of their computer systems.
Who is minding your IT store? UNAPEN’s managed IT services is the answer you have been searching for.