Category: security

Beware of Ranscam Warns IT Support on Long Island

Beware of Ranscam Warns IT Support on Long Island

You turn on your computer, eager to put the finishing touches on a project for your most important client. But instead of your typical desktop, you get a message stating that your files have...

protect your organization from default configurations

Protect Your Organization From the Risk of Default Configurations

Preventing information security incidents requires application of proper best practice cyber security configurations. Applying best practice configurations at the network infrastructure, system, service and application levels can even protect your organization and thwart information...

Staying Safe with a Password Manager

Staying Safe with a Password Manager

Coming up with good passwords is tough. If it’s easy to remember, it’s probably easy to guess. Your spouse’s name, your pet’s name, and the street you live on are all on the guessing...

Essential Network Security Support: ICMP Protocol Security

Essential Network Security Support: ICMP Protocol Security

The TCP/IP protocol stack includes Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)  designed as a troubleshooting tool that can provide feedback to network devices either for status information or when problems such as network routing failures...