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2021 Intrust IT Choose IT Support Checklist

Choose Cincinnati IT Support for Business with our 2021 Managed IT Checklist

How to Choose IT Support for Business Finding a managed IT support company for your business can be a little daunting. Here at Intrust , we’ve designed a one-page checklist to help you gather the info IT providers will need when you ask them about their services. Before you pick up the phone, use the…

Zero Day Microsoft Exchange Server Hack

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

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…

Cloud Computing Advantages for Business

Cloud Computing Advantages for Business

The importance of having your business in the cloud became very apparent when the stay-at-home orders slowly came down from state and local agencies in the first quarter of 2020.  The immediacy of working from home created a mad scramble for many businesses to connect their workers in a safe and productive way. This gave…

Microsoft MFA (Multi-Factor Authentication)

Multi Factor Authentication: What the Microsoft MFA Warning Really Means

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Options Multi-factor authentication simply means that to log in to your account you need at least two factors: something you know (like a password) and something you possess (like your smartphone).  When you use your credit card at a retail store or at a gas station and you are required to enter…

Ransomware Rapid Response Checklist

Download the Ransomware Response Checklist 2021

Would you know what to do if you fell victim to a ransomware attack? Download this free printable Ransomware Response Checklist that 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 area,…

Worst Ransomware Attacks and 2021 Prevention

2020’s Worst Ransomware Attacks and Why Backups Should Lead the Protection in 2021

Imagine what would happen if: A patient headed for a hospital for trauma or emergency care was diverted to a hospital that possibly did not offer that kind of care. An entire city government ‘s computers were shut down and the cybercriminals wanted $7 million to put them back on line. Higher and lower educational…

In the Know

You have enough to think about: Take tech worries off your plate. The Outsource Your Worry Blog is our way of sharing news and developments with you. We delve into the latest updates in tech, sift through them and offer just what you need to know, when you need to know it. Some of the topics we’ve covered include disaster recovery, email phishing scams, password best practices, how to safely recycle computers and the cost of ransomware attacks. 

Watch this Outsource Your Worry Blog space regularly to find:

News on cyber security best practices you can follow. 

Tech issues explained in terms non-techies can understand. 

Updates on Intrust’s team and corporate happenings. 

Around Town

The team at Intrust IT gets around. You’ll find us (sometimes wearing orange suit jackets) offering our expertise at a number of events each month. Most often, we speak or join panels in the greater Cincinnati area, but we also present to meetings and conferences in farther-flung places. To find current events on our calendar, jump to this page. We hope to meet you in person and answer your tech questions.

If you’re looking for a speaker on topics like cyber security, IT innovation, Office 365 or cyber crime detection and prevention, contact us. We’d be interested in hearing about your event and presenter needs. 

Tim Rettig, Intrust IT CEO

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If you find a blog post here that you find particularly helpful or relevant to your business, we would love to have you share it. Our team is hyper-focused on customer service, so we are happy to share our knowledge as widely as possible. If you have a burning IT question that you would like to have us address, contact us to suggest it as a blog topic. And remember, for more news about Intrust IT,  you can follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and Twitter.

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