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Intrust IT Acquires Managed IT Services Division from Afidence

Press Release: Intrust IT Acquires Managed IT Services Division from Afidence

Afidence Announces Sale of Managed IT Services Division to Intrust IT Afidence, a technology consulting and services firm headquartered in Mason, has announced it has sold its managed IT services division to Blue Ash-based Intrust IT. The move will allow Afidence to focus on serving its mid-market and enterprise clients, with services that primarily include…

BazarCall Scam Targets Windows Users

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

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…

No Long-Term Contracts at Intrust IT

Why Intrust IT Doesn’t Lock In Your Company, Has No Long-Term Contracts

One thing we despise at Intrust IT is long-term contracts.  The business environment changes fast, so we need our vendors and partners to be able to adapt and change to keep up.  I’m sure your company feels the same way, so unlike all of our competitors, Intrust IT has no long-term contracts.  You can change…

Intrust IT Phishing Prevention Tips

Learn Top Phishing Prevention Tips with our 2021 Phishing Prevention Cheat Sheet

How to Prevent Phishing Knowing how to discern between an important email and a scam can be a challenging task. Here at Intrust, we know the importance of ironclad cyber security. We’ve created a one-page cheat sheet with phishing prevention tips. The do’s, don’ts and nevers will help you and your team protect company data…

Microsoft Cloud, Industry Cloud Solutions

Should Your Cloud Be Built for Your Industry?

Microsoft continues to expand and deepen its industry-focused cloud offerings, according to a recent MS Power User with five new industry-based cloud solutions. Now manufacturing, retail, finance and nonprofit organizations can also choose a cloud solution built just for their industry (in addition to healthcare, which launched previously).  After all, if you are going to…

Cloud Glitch results in Missing Cloud Data

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

Recently, a mysterious “bug” surfaced in all cloud services, including Microsoft 365, Microsoft Teams, Xbox Live, Exchange Online, Outlook.com and SharePoint. Was it a software bug? A cloud glitch? A cyber attack? The Cloud “Glitch” (Missing Cloud Data) People all over the cloud reported logging into their accounts, seeing all their folders intact, but finding…

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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