Social Media Security: If You Connect, Protect IT

Social Media Tricks (And How to Avoid Them)

So many of us connect to social media these days. Whether it’s to see photos of kids or grandkids who live on the other side of the country or it’s because we like to keep a pulse on health hints or even the latest jokes. But you might also be putting your cyber security at…

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Recent Radio and TV Cyber Security Appearances

Intrust IT Media Coverage

As Seen on TV! Or Heard on the Radio! As part of our goals as a leading cyber security company in Cincinnati, we are on a mission to help educate people about cyber crime. As part of that, we are happy to appear for speaking engagements and on the news programs. Here is where we…

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Business Continuity: Create a Plan in 5 Steps

How to Create a Business Continuity Plan (BCP)

Whether your business is teeny weeny or gigantic in size, leading it is a challenging job, especially in the current environment. As part of an overall disaster recovery plan, you need to know how to quickly respond and resolve any crisis, from tornadoes, flood, snow or fire damage to a cyber security breach. The ideal…

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Reduce IT Costs: Streamline Vendors and Applications With Managed IT

Reduce Vendors and Applications with Managed IT

When you are building a company, it’s common to delegate certain tasks and responsibilities to third-party vendors. When it comes to your IT needs, this often involves layering multiple applications over time, each performing a small part of your overall technology needs. As a managed service provider, we see this accumulation of vendors all the…

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Your Cloud Migration Strategy in 10 Steps

Cloud Migration Strategy in 10 Steps

Cloud migration, simply put, is moving your digital business operations such as relevant data, applications and IT-related processes from your onsite premises to an offsite cloud. You probably already use cloud services to store your personal photos or documents. Unlike with those personal services that offer a simple upload procedure, moving your business data requires…

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Why You Need Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR): Next Gen AV

Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)

You know by now that your cyber security comes down to far more than your antivirus (AV) software. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t stay up to date on the best AV solutions for business. Unless you are using the next generation antivirus: endpoint detection and response (EDR), aka endpoint threat detection and response, you’re…

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Are Your Cyber Security Essentials Covered? Get the Checklist

Business Cyber Security Essentials - Have You Pulled Levers_

Every year, cyber thieves get increasingly creative when it comes to stealing your data.  From the Colonial Pipeline to the attack on JBS Foods, last year’s cybercrime had significant impacts on the everyday consumer, not to mention businesses. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that ransomware will cost its victims more around $265 billion (USD) annually by 2031.…

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Ransomware as a Service (RaaS): Cybercrime, No Hacking Skills Needed

Ransomware as a Service easy as pushing a button

We’ve said it before: Cybercriminals are smart — so smart they’ve now branched out to Godfather villainy much the same as a cartel. They’ll make you an offer you can’t refuse, a ransom threat, but they don’t necessarily need the wherewithal to do it themselves. They hire “hit men” — companies, groups, nefarious entities  —…

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The Key To Business Resilience: Get Your DBR In Shape

Business Resilience

Business resilience means making sure your business can survive anything that comes at it, from supply chain issues to a ransomware attack (and everything in between). As a managed service provider, we have a great deal of experience helping companies improve their business resilience through Data Backup Recovery (DBR) planning. If you are working to…

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