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How to protect your customers and your business data

If you’re a small business owner, you might think you’re safe from ransomware attacks and hackers. Unfortunately, many of these hackers specifically target smaller retailers, precisely because they assume these companies don’t have proper security in place. According to the Ponemon Institute's 2017 State of Cybersecurity in Small & Medium-Sized Businesses report, the percentage of small businesses that have experienced a cyber-attack in the past 12 months is up from 55% in 2016 to 61% in 2017. Another study saw a 20.5% increase in attempted cyber-attacks between November and December [...]

By |2018-11-27T20:35:35+00:00November 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to protect your customers and your business data

How to protect your identity while online shopping

As the holidays quickly approach, most likely you’re planning on doing a lot of online shopping. You aren’t alone - last year 85 percent of U.S. consumers planned to shop online for holiday gifts, according to a Nielsen survey. It couldn’t be easier to get everything you need for the holidays while sitting on the couch - including a stolen identity. While this might sound dramatic, it is entirely possible if you don’t follow best practices when shopping online. In 2016, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center received nearly 300,000 [...]

By |2018-11-27T20:34:55+00:00November 15th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on How to protect your identity while online shopping

Who’s watching your network Part 6 – How to optimize your network

While you’re nearing year end, who’s watching your network? Just because things might slow down, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. If your business slows down during the year end and holiday season, it can feel stressful. Its a great time to take advantage of possible Section 179 tax savings, take advantage of this time to upgrade and optimize your [...]

By |2018-10-31T18:10:46+00:00October 31st, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s watching your network Part 6 – How to optimize your network

Who’s watching your network Part 5 – Keeping Data Systems Running

While you’re enjoying a fall break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. As seasonal weather changes, you’re likely to be more focused on your next beach day than the state of your data. Unfortunately, summer is when data centers and networks are most at risk. History shows that June to August [...]

By |2018-10-31T18:10:56+00:00October 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s watching your network Part 5 – Keeping Data Systems Running

Who’s Watching Your Network Part 4 – Unified Collaboration

While you’re enjoying summer break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our five-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. Over time, businesses have slowly added more and more communication tools to their arsenal. What started as in-person talks, turned to phone conversations, email, and now many other options including video chat and communicating within the same cloud-based document. [...]

By |2018-10-03T20:05:49+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s Watching Your Network Part 4 – Unified Collaboration

Who’s watching your network Part 3 – Data Backup & Business Continuity

While you were enjoying summer break, who was watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. Does your business have proper data backup policies in place? Infrequent tape backups and other traditional methods are no longer secure enough to keep your system protected. Secure copies of your important business data act as your last [...]

By |2018-09-19T18:30:02+00:00September 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s watching your network Part 3 – Data Backup & Business Continuity

Who’s watching your network Part 2 – Managed Security

While you’re enjoying summer break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you and your employees take time off from your business. The number of cyber threats and attacks is growing, and as a result, it is crucial that businesses prioritize IT security. It’s time to stop living in denial about an attack and start taking proactive measures with managed security services. As a [...]

By |2018-09-04T12:51:17+00:00August 27th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s watching your network Part 2 – Managed Security

Core Vision Ranked Among Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers

11th Annual MSP 501 Identifies World’s Most Forward-Thinking Managed Service Providers & Leading Trends in Managed Services Core Vision IT Solutions ranks among the world’s 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs), according to Channel Futures 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings. The MSP 501 is the first, largest and most comprehensive ranking of managed service providers worldwide. This year Channel Futures received a record number of submissions. Applications poured in from Europe, Asia, South America and beyond. As it has for the last three years, Channel Futures [...]

By |2018-09-04T12:41:27+00:00August 17th, 2018|News and Events|Comments Off on Core Vision Ranked Among Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers

Who’s Watching Your Network Part 1 – Managed IT

While you’re enjoying summer break, who’s watching your network? Just because you’re on vacation, doesn’t mean you’re free from security breaches, system errors, and more. Read our six-part series to learn how you can ensure your data is safe while you take time off from your business. If an emergency occurs with your system, who is looking after it? The web is a 24/7/365 network, and you need eyes on your network at all times. A managed IT contract can ensure you have a team of dedicated tech experts serving [...]

By |2018-08-04T12:00:30+00:00July 17th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Who’s Watching Your Network Part 1 – Managed IT

What to do if your email gets hacked

Now that you’ve determined if your email has been hacked, what do you do? You definitely shouldn’t ignore it. You don’t have to be a celebrity to have valuable information in your email that hackers want. They aren’t looking for gossip – they want your data. Some will keep passwords or logins to government departments or large companies they may want to ’target’ to hack them. But the more sophisticated ones will sell your details including name, telephone, email address, and credit card details and cash in on The Dark [...]

By |2018-06-18T20:17:16+00:00June 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on What to do if your email gets hacked