How to Avoid Getting Hacked in 2022

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the climbing number of cybercrimes and attacks year after year, you’re not alone. 
Cybercrimes cost the world nearly $600 billion a year – that is 0.8% of the global GDP. 
Although this statistic seems scary there are practical ways to protect your business from cybercriminals and minimize attacks heading into the new year.

Tips for Online Safety During the Holidays

The convenience of one-click ordering and next-day delivery are attractive to today’s consumers. Online Grinches know this and use every trick in the book to rob you and your business blind. The holiday shopping season is particularly lucrative for cybercriminals for several reasons: the sheer increase in online shopping, consumers’ thirst for online bargains, and the distractions and busyness that are synonymous with this time of year.

You’ve Been Hacked – Now What? – 5 Cybersecurity Action Steps to Take

The number of organizations that face cybersecurity hacks is growing every single day.  In fact, according to ID Agent, 36% of organizations surveyed suffered a serious data security incident such as a cloud data breach in the past 12 months. The method that cybercriminals use to hack is becoming more and more sophisticated.

Highlights from Tech Exchange 2021

How to Stay Protected from the Growing Threat of Cybercrime
Lliam Holmes, Certified Ethical Hacker and CEO of MIS Solutions, shared a wealth of information at the company’s annual Tech Exchange 2021. MIS sponsored Tech Exchange to show appreciation to its clients and also to provide them with the knowledge they need to stay protected from the growing threat of cybercrime.

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.

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.