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10
Aug
Creating a Safe Harbor for Your Business Data

Creating a Safe Harbor for Your Business Data

We live in a data-driven world. However, with our data circulating across the internet, there are obstacles we all must face. Hazards like malware, spyware, trojans, and ransomware lurk throughout the dark web, lying in wait to steal your sensitive business information. According to Statista, the U.S. alone saw 1,001 data breaches in 2020, wherein 155.8 million records were exposed. The consequences of these breaches can be dire. As outlined in IBM Security’s Cost of a Data Breach Report 2021, the average data breach cost a record $4.24 million last year. Now, you may ask yourself, “How do I keep my company data safe in case of a breach?” 

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28
Jul
Replacing Your File Server with Egnyte

Replacing Your File Server with Egnyte

Many of us use the cloud every day, whether we are backing up photos, video chatting with family and friends, or working on spreadsheets with Google Sheets. Not surprisingly, Cloudwards predicts that the global cloud computing market will grow from $371.4 billion (about $1,100 per person in the US) in 2020 to an astonishing $832.1 billion (about $2,600 per person in the US) in 2025¹. Now, you may ask, “How can I store my files in the cloud safely and effectively?” Meet Egnyte.

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26
Jul
Staying Aware and Prepared with Security Awareness Training

Staying Aware and Prepared with Security Awareness Training

Whenever we start a new job, training is often an integral part of the onboarding process. We attend orientations to familiarize ourselves with company policies, procedures, and practices, as well as the task at hand. However, one area requires training more than any other: cybersecurity. Without proper training, employees are more prone to mistakes that can be dire for themselves, their employers, and their customers. Even small errors can be disastrous. According to IBM’s Cost of a Data Breach Report 2021, the average data breach cost $4.24 million last year. In this article, we will discuss the benefits of security awareness training for your business.

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09
Jun
The Power of More: Benefits of Two-Factor Authentication

The Power of More: Benefits of Two-Factor Authentication

It is a routine we follow day in and day out, several times a day. Whether logging into our desktops or signing into apps on our phones, we enter a username and password to gain access. However, that simple combination is not as secure as you think. Also, hacking can bring disastrous consequences. As outlined in IBM’s Cost of a Data Breach Report 2021, the average data breach cost an all-time high of $4.24 million last year. Therefore, you need a way to protect your data from cybercrime. 

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