Tag: cybersecurity

Navigate the compliance maze to unlock MSP business growth

Navigate the compliance maze to unlock MSP business growth

The cybersecurity compliance landscape continues to transform significantly as regulations get tighter and enforcement gets stricter. While businesses (and to be fair, MSPs) try to keep up, the MSP opportunity to win new business with compliance expertise and strategy is...

/ April 10, 2024
Top cybersecurity misconfigurations MSPs should address

Top cybersecurity misconfigurations MSPs should address

As we embrace spring, the fall seems to be nothing but a memory. While 2024 holds new trends, threats, and opportunities for MSPs, there are still a few things to keep in mind from 2023. In October of last year,...

/ April 9, 2024
How attackers weaponize generative AI through data poisoning and manipulation

How attackers weaponize generative AI through data poisoning and manipulation

The generative AI models that today power chatbots, online search queries, customer interactions, and more are known as large language models (LLMs). The LLMs are trained on vast volumes of data and then use that data to create more data,...

/ April 8, 2024
Spring-cleaning checklist for defending against ransomware

Spring-cleaning checklist for defending against ransomware

Just like your home, your cybersecurity practices could use a spring-cleaning. It’s a great time to “dust off” you and your customers’ devices and data to ensure best practices are followed. Afterall, there is no greater mess than trying to...

/ April 5, 2024 / 12 Comments
Ransomware 2024: The new battleground is your data, not just your files

Ransomware 2024: The new battleground is your data, not just your files

Every year, cybercriminals devise new ways to steal credentials, access sensitive data, and disrupt business. In 2024, the most significant cybersecurity challenge may actually be overcoming a familiar threat: ransomware. According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), ransomware activity was up...

/ April 2, 2024
How artificial intelligence is changing the threat landscape

How artificial intelligence is changing the threat landscape

the There has been a lot of talk about artificial intelligence (AI) and its impact on businesses. In this particular post, we will try to answer the most pertinent question: How has AI changed the threat landscape? This is like...

/ April 1, 2024
DORA
DORA: What this means for MSPs

DORA: What this means for MSPs

In many places, DORA (Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area) means you can walk the streets in designated areas with an adult beverage. But in cybersecurity circles, DORA has a completely different meaning. Landmark legislation aims to ensure digital operational resilience Managed...

/ March 25, 2024
The value of contextual data in cybersecurity

The value of contextual data in cybersecurity

Contextual data has been a term circling the cybersecurity space for a while now. What exactly is contextual data, and how can managed service providers (MSPs) leverage it to make robust protection programs for clients? Contextualized data in cybersecurity refers...

/ March 18, 2024
threats
A SOC’s view on 2024 cybersecurity trends

A SOC’s view on 2024 cybersecurity trends

In the world of cybersecurity, threats are constantly evolving. Therefore, by throwing a spotlight on 2024 cyber trends, while considering what occurred in 2023, we can adapt our defenses and anticipate new emerging threats. Artificial intelligence (AI) will play a...

/ March 5, 2024
economic challenges
Navigating economic challenges requires flexibility

Navigating economic challenges requires flexibility

How organizations prefer to acquire IT products and services naturally varies widely from one organization to another. However, savvy managed service providers (MSPs) will need to pivot as macroeconomic conditions continue to change. For example, when interest rates are high,...

/ March 4, 2024