Microsoft Users Beware: What You Need To Know About the BazarCall Scam

BazarCall Scam Targets Windows Users

Beware of the BazarCall ransomware scam, an elaborate new scam using a live call center to trick users of Windows PCs into downloading ransomware. Our cyber security consultant Dave Hatter spoke with local news station WKRC last weekend to provide the latest updates. What Is the BazarCall Scam? The scam starts with a phishing email…

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Has Your Cloud Data Gone Missing? Would You Even Know?

Cloud Glitch results in Missing Cloud Data

There is no doubt that cloud services are the way to go for business adaptability and cyber security. That’s why we recommend the cloud to all our managed service and supplemental service clients. But it has to be configured correctly and backed up—a lesson many businesses recently learned the hard way. Recently, a mysterious “bug”…

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DearCry Ransomware & Why You Should Be on the Cloud

DearCry Ransomware & Cloud Computing

If your IT team hasn’t already moved you off an on-premises Microsoft Exchange Server into Exchange Online or at least very strongly recommended it, it’s time to start asking some hard questions. Even before the HAFNIUM zero-day infiltration into on-premises MS Exchange Servers was discovered, a large number of businesses had already moved to MS…

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Using On-Premises Microsoft Exchange Server Software? Protect Your Data TODAY

Zero Day Microsoft Exchange Server Hack

If your company still has an on-premises Microsoft Exchange Server, your environment is at risk. Microsoft announced critical vulnerabilities requiring immediate patches released March 2, 2021 and is urging users to download software patches for the four vulnerabilities that were discovered. In addition, the DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) issued Emergency Directive 21-02…

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Download the Ransomware Response Checklist 2021

Ransomware Rapid Response Checklist

Would you know what to do if you fell victim to a ransomware attack? Download this free printable checklist. The Ransomware Response Checklist covers: Rapid response measures Analysis-based measures Business continuity measures Preventing future attacks And more! This simple one-pager is a great resource for the office. Print it and post it in a common…

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Cybersecurity for Municipalities: Making Yourself a Difficult Target

Cybersecurity for Municipalities

As a cyber security expert and a city mayor, Intrust IT’s own Dave Hatter is in a unique position to share insights on cybersecurity for municipalities. Even before the COVID-19 crisis increased ransomware attacks, municipalities were prime targets. Atlanta and Baltimore are just two municipalities that had to pay hefty ransoms because their data was…

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New (Free) Cyber IT Security Makeover Course from Intrust IT

Cyber IT Security

In this new course, we guide you through the cyber security steps you can take for your business in easy-to-follow, 3-minute videos. Start training. Can cyber IT security really be as easy as PIE? It can with a simple makeover! That’s what the new video course from Intrust IT in Cincinnati is all about. Here’s…

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