Why Make Email Archiving a Priority? Here are 3 Reasons You Should

Emails are a critical part of every business’s day-to-do productivity. It could be argued however that being able to archive and access archived emails at any point is even more critical to business productivity. If your organization is in the financial, healthcare or government industries, archiving emails properly and securely comes with strict compliance rules that differ from industry to industry. Even if your organization is not a part of these industries, there are many benefits to archiving your emails.

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When Hyper-V Disk Merging Fails, PowerShell Comes to the Rescue

Disk merging in Hyper-V is probably one of the most frustrating features of backup management. When it works properly, you should never know it is happening, assuming you have proactive monitoring policies for disk space and regularly manage your snapshots.  When disk merging in Hyper-V doesn’t work on the other hand, you can be in for some tangible and potentially damaging downtime of your virtual machine. Alerts are handled clumsily at best for virtual machines that cannot reconcile or accumulate a significant number of differencing disk files (commonly known as AVHDX extensions).  A diligent Hyper-V system administrator is one of your only viable options to these shortcomings, but of course this is not necessarily a reality for most organizations.

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Mobile Malware: The Next Big Threat You Should Be Ready For

By its very definition, mobile malware is all the malicious apps and software we’ve come to be aware of; packaged in a way that threatens mobile devices, including cell phones and tablets. There are different types of malware of course, all designed to do or steal something different. But essentially, they all are deployed the same, by inadvertently downloading malicious code to the device. By 2020 there will be over 6 billion mobile-device users, meaning mobile malware is the next frontier for cyber criminals to gain your sensitive information.

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Proactive Solutions to Prevent Business Email Compromise

In 2018, 71% of all targeted attacks started with a spear phishing attempt. Spear phishing is a long-used, targeted scam where attackers will research habits, trusted organizations, fellow employees and any other personal information to create an email you are more likely to interact with. A successful phishing attack can lead to ransomware, CEO fraud and even total business compromise. But even the oldest trick in the book can be prevented with proactive security & training.

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Thinking of Moving to the Cloud? Part 2: Cloud Security

Cloud services have become the next step for those looking for a solution to support their whole infrastructures, without sacrificing speed or space. Read 5 reasons you should move to the cloud today here. The need for comprehensive security in the cloud environment is critical for those who want to ensure their infrastructure against malware and theft. But as with all growing technology, new vulnerabilities are constantly being found and exploited. As more and more businesses turn to cloud applications to support their infrastructure, keeping proactive security strategies will become more important than ever.  

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