Security

What Is a Personal VPN Service?

Personal VPN Service If you work for a large business, you may use a VPN (virtual private network) to ensure you have secure remote access to your company’s network and resources. However, VPN is no longer just for large businesses. It is becoming more popular to use a personal VPN Read more…

Security

What Is Zero Trust?

Cybercrime is the fastest-growing crime in the United States. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that cybercrime damages will cost the world over $6 trillion annually by 2021 (2017 Cybercrime Report). As cybercrime continues to grow, implementing a Zero Trust model is a best practice that all organizations should consider. Out with the Read more…

Security

Different Types of Social Engineering

What Is Social Engineering? Social engineering uses deception and human interaction to manipulate people into performing a certain action, like giving up confidential information. In some cases, criminals try to trick individuals into giving up their bank information or passwords. Other times, the criminal may install malicious software on a Read more…

Security

The Importance of a Firewall

What is a Firewall? A firewall is a barrier or shield that prevents unauthorized access to and from a private network, enhancing the security of devices connected to a network like the Internet or a Local-Area Network. Firewalls monitor network traffic while identifying and blocking unwanted traffic. When data is Read more…