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A Look At Some Encryption Algorithms Used Over The Years

Encryption is a term used when data in plain text is converted into another form called cipher text. The converted text is then referred to as encrypted data and one needs to decrypt the data to see it in a...

/ December 15, 2016
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Types of Email Attacks and The Damage They Can Cause

Email Security refers to the security measures that an organization takes in order to secure various aspects of its email system such as identity, content, media attachments or email access. Email, in a way, can also be described as a...

/ December 15, 2016
Identity and access management

4 Reasons Why You Need Identity and Access Management

What is Identity and Access Management? Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a term used to define the process of managing the digital identities provided to all workers within an organization. It has become such a crucial component of IT...

/ December 15, 2016
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Why It’s Essential To Conduct An IT Security Assessment

IT security has always been an essential part of a complete IT business strategy. However, there is a vast difference between being a part of and being a prime focus. Previously, IT security assessments were pretty straightforward: a small team with...

/ December 15, 2016
Robotic surgery trend in healthcare IT

Why robotic surgery is a healthcare IT trend to watch out for

If you are hearing about robotic surgery for the first time, you are probably thinking that it involves robots replacing surgeons in the operating room. This is not quite the case. Robotic surgery involves the use of the latest healthcare...

/ December 14, 2016
network recovery concept

Why Network Recovery Is Vital To Your Business

Network recovery is similar in scope to disaster recovery, designed to prepare a company for a natural or man-made disaster that could result in the disruption of network services. It’s a scary thought that 93% of companies who lost data...

/ December 14, 2016
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4 Reasons Why a Data Recovery Solution Is a Must

Data Recovery is a term used to define a process of retrieving data from various backup devices in the event of loss of data. When you have a business, everything revolves around data. There is nothing more important than making...

/ December 14, 2016
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6 Reasons Why Data Loss Prevention Is Necessary For Business

What is Data Loss Prevention? Data loss prevention (DLP) is a strategy deployed by businesses to ensure that sensitive data remains securely within the corporate network. Data loss prevention tools and software are designed to constantly monitor and filter data in...

/ December 13, 2016
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5 Reasons Why Businesses Are Moving From Traditional to Cloud Backup

Businesses thrive on their data, and making sure that it’s secure is critical. According to Gartner, worldwide spending on data security recently reached $81.6 billion. Unlike other traditional services in the IT industry, backup services were something that was not only...

/ December 13, 2016
data breach in healthcare industry

Why Data Breaches Wreak Havoc in Healthcare

Data Breach A data breach is a term for an event wherein sensitive and confidential data is viewed, leaked or transmitted by an individual who is not authorized to do so. Unfortunately, data breaches have now become a common occurrence; according...

/ December 12, 2016