VoIP Service Providers Under Pressure

Cybercriminals are Behind the Latest Phone Service Disruptions
September was a rough month for phone service providers. Just like we’ve seen with other vital industries like fuel and meat suppliers, SIP Trunk providers are under attack. Four major voice over IP (VoIP) service providers reported that their systems were the targets of cybercriminals who launched distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) last month alone.

Checklist for Stabilizing Your Wi-Fi While Working From Home

Are you still working from home? 

Tired of always getting this message that pops up on Zoom: 

Luckily, our team of tech experts has a few tips and tricks for helping you stabilize your Wi-Fi while working from home. 

Here’s a list of quick, practical and free tips that you can implement today: 

Make sure your router is located in a high, central spot.

The Power of Having a Cybersecurity Response Plan

Most businesses simply respond to cybersecurity attacks when they happen, leaving them vulnerable and scrambling to come up with a defense plan at the last minute. With proactive cybersecurity, your business can prevent losing thousands of dollars by deploying advanced security solutions and having an incident plan in place to respond to attacks.

Meet Tails, Our Pet of the Month

This month’s featured pet is Tails, a 2-year-old American Shorthair/Maine Coon mix belonging to Samantha Pryor of Gwinnett Children’s Shelter. Maine Coons are known for their large stature, but Tails is pretty small in comparison.

This handsome boy’s name comes from the Sonic the Hedgehog movie.

Meet Wilfred Maswaya, Routing/Switching/Firewall Engineer

Along with all of our wonderful client-facing staff members is an entire team of behind-the-scenes engineers who work tirelessly to ensure that your IT systems are up to date, patched, monitored and humming along. Wilfred Maswaya is one of those guys. This Harare, South Africa-native joined our team in October 2020 in the specialized position of Routing/Switching/Firewall Engineer.

Why is Cyber Liability Insurance Important?

In a perfect world, business owners would never have to worry about falling victim to cybercriminals. Company data and critical systems would be immune to cyberattacks and breaches. Unfortunately, we don’t live in a perfect world and keeping your business safe demands awareness (by your people), vigilance (in creating and following processes) and advanced security tools (technology) to stay ahead of bad actors.