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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
Survey: Demand for cloud cost control expertise is on the rise

Survey: Demand for cloud cost control expertise is on the rise

The volume of applications deployed in the cloud continues to increase steadily. More organizations are looking to contain costs but are finding they lack the skills and expertise needed. A survey of over 400 cloud and data decision-makers conducted by...

/ April 17, 2024
Partner Spotlight: Synergistic partnership generates success for MSSP

Partner Spotlight: Synergistic partnership generates success for MSSP

Vancord is a leading provider of managed IT services in Milford, CT. Since its establishment in 2005, they have been undeniably devoted to building and protecting the futures of their clients. One trait that distinguishes the managed security service provider...

/ April 17, 2024
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory
Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: LayerSlider SQL injection vulnerability

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: LayerSlider SQL injection vulnerability

An unauthenticated Structured Query Language (SQL) injection vulnerability, known as CVE-2024-2879, has been found in the WordPress plugin LayerSlider. Review this Cybersecurity Threat Advisory to learn how to safeguard your accounts from unauthenticated attackers. What is the threat? The vulnerability...

/ April 16, 2024
Analyzing the latest Ivanti-linked CISA breach

Analyzing the latest Ivanti-linked CISA breach

Another day passes, another cyberattack strikes. This time, a recent incident impacted a major U.S. government entity known as the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). Back in February, CISA officials discovered that two of its internal computer systems were compromised by...

/ April 16, 2024