Cybersecurity Recap

Thank you for following along this month as we talk about Cybersecurity. We want to be able provide your company with the best knowledge and technologies to protect you against any attacks that might try to comprise your business. We hope that you have found these articles helpful and informative. We covered several hot topics… Read more »

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WatchGuard & Abacus Technologies

When companies need proven network security solutions, they turn to WatchGuard with their firewall, VPN, data prevention, and web security services. Scalable to any business size, Abacus Technologies uses WatchGuard products and services to deliver affordable, powerful, and reliable security and performance. WatchGuard provides best in class products and services across the globe. Having in… Read more »

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What is Cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks. The attacks are usually targeted at accessing, changing, or destroying sensitive information; extorting money or interrupting normal business processes. Implementing effective cybersecurity measures can be challenging because there are more devices than people with attackers becoming more innovative each year. Abacus Technologies… Read more »

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What You Need to Know About Email Security.

There are a variety of email-based attacks that you should be aware of to protect your company against. Hackers are using the full range of techniques to comprise your email security. Phishing, spear-phishing, whaling, business email compromise (BEC), CEO/CFO scamming, and employee impersonation. Most companies have few technical barriers to guard against these types of… Read more »

Cybersecurity: Are Cell Phones Safe?

Vulnerabilities in the mobile phone infrastructure threaten not only personal privacy and security, but your company’s as well. The cellular communication system is the heart of modern communication, but are we doing enough to protect ourselves against cybersecurity threats. Cyber Security to most people seems like a foreign concept or that it won’t affect you.… Read more »

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Abacus Technologies: New Name & Look for 2019

Abacus IT Solutions is now Abacus Technologies. Our new name better reflects the company’s growth and focus. While the number and types of technology continue to increase our mission remains the same, to provide peace of mind for our clients. So they can focus on their business and not the technology required to run it.… Read more »

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Phishing: Strengthening your Weakest Link

Phishing is no longer a technique of attack reserved for the sophisticated attacker.  It is common to receive two, maybe three a day tempting you to reset your password at Amazon, pay the parking ticket you never received, or even access a file that was shared out to you from someone you know. As a… Read more »

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Cyber Attacks | What You Need to Know

Right now as you read this article there are well-organized cybercriminals developing plans to cyber attack small businesses like yours to steal your data, encrypt your systems, and trick you into sending them money. More than half of cyber attacks are aimed at small businesses and 1 in 5 have become victims. Small Businesses can… Read more »

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Come See Us in State-Wide Cybersecurity Roadshow

Abacus IT Solutions is participating in a Panel Discussion Roadshow focused on Cybersecurity October 23-34 in Mobile, Montgomery, Birmingham and Huntsville. It will be sponsored by PNC Bank and Women in Public Finance. The event is for Women who currently work in Public Finance for state and local governments, not-for-profit, investment bankers, attorneys, financial advisors,… Read more »

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Why Should My Business Outsource IT?

Being competitive in today’s market is directly influenced by how time and cost-efficient businesses can be. With technology evolving more every day, there are always opportunities to change processes and utilize technology to assist or fully automate time-consuming tasks to become for efficient. One way to do that is to outsource IT. There are more… Read more »