Month: April 2024

Minding the cybersecurity talent gap for MSPs

Minding the cybersecurity talent gap for MSPs

We have reported extensively on the cybersecurity talent shortage plaguing the industry. The shortage is more than just a personnel issue though, it represents a serious cybersecurity problem. For instance, a Gartner report says that by 2025, half of all...

/ April 24, 2024
Cyber resilience needs leaders who can manage risk – CIO report and checklist

Cyber resilience needs leaders who can manage risk – CIO report and checklist

The security end goal for all organizations is cyber resilience. Effective prevention and detection measures are, and will remain, a critical cornerstone of security strategies, but companies shouldn’t stop there. What matters is how the organization prepares for, withstands, responds...

/ April 24, 2024
social proof
Tip Tuesday: Utilize social proof to elevate your MSP’s market position

Tip Tuesday: Utilize social proof to elevate your MSP’s market position

Managed service providers (MSPs) must stand out from dozens of competitors if they want companies to use their software service. Social proof is a great way to provide insight into your company’s offerings and elevate your market position. Tapping into...

/ April 23, 2024
Predictions from Barracuda’s security frontline to keep an eye on

Predictions from Barracuda’s security frontline to keep an eye on

Predicting the future is difficult, but you can anticipate what is likely to happen by looking at how things have evolved over time. Barracuda asked colleagues who work on the security frontline, from XDR and offensive security to international product...

/ April 23, 2024
NIST refresh: What MSPs need to know

NIST refresh: What MSPs need to know

Managed service providers (MSPs), chief information security officers (CISOs), and IT professionals have long relied on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for roadmaps and best practices in cybersecurity. Since the original NIST framework was first released in...

/ April 22, 2024
cloud service market
Forecasts are in: Managed cloud services market to rise

Forecasts are in: Managed cloud services market to rise

A market forecast report, published by Meticulous Research, shows the global managed cloud services market is projected to grow 14.2 percent on a compound annual basis to reach $247.5 billion in revenue by 2030. According to the report, much of...

/ April 22, 2024
Simplify your security stack with Barracuda Email Protection plans

Simplify your security stack with Barracuda Email Protection plans

Have you heard about the latest Barracuda Email Protection Plans available to MSP partners? These tested and proven plans are designed to help MSPs scale their business while meeting customers’ email security needs. With today’s evolving cyberthreats, it is imperative...

/ April 19, 2024
Tech Time Warp
Tech Time Warp: The breakthrough against software piracy that wasn’t

Tech Time Warp: The breakthrough against software piracy that wasn’t

In this edition of Tech Time Warp we go back to April 14, 1995, when the Chinese government began widespread efforts to stop its government agencies from using pirated software. The move came after a Feb. 27, 1995, accord agreement...

/ April 19, 2024
cybersecurity
Expert views on closing the cybersecurity talent gap for MSPs

Expert views on closing the cybersecurity talent gap for MSPs

The cybersecurity talent shortage in the workforce presents a direct cybersecurity threat. Statistics from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) paint a grim picture: By 2025, a lack of talent or human failure will be responsible for over...

/ April 18, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Active exploit of Atlassian Confluence

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Active exploit of Atlassian Confluence

This Cybersecurity Threat Advisory details the exploitation of the critical vulnerability CVE-2023-22518 in the Atlassian Confluence Data Center and Server. Attackers are deploying a Linux variant of Cerber (aka C3RB3R) ransomware. This allows unauthenticated attackers to reset Confluence and create...

/ April 18, 2024