Entries by Xpert Technologies

What does downtime cost your business?

Running a business is about more than the supply of goods and services, it’s also about efficient processes and reliable productivity standards. You don’t just need to do a job well, you also need to do it on-time while reducing expenses and ensuring your business reputation.

How to beat social engineering

As social engineering rises, what can your business do about it? Prevent attackers from accessing your company’s most personal information by following these three simple steps. The result? You can keep your organization’s data safe and prevent a major phishing attack.

4 IT risk assessment blunders to avoid

Why is it crucial for your business to undergo a risk assessment? IT risk assessments are an integral part of your security management plan. But not all businesses know how to conduct a proper risk assessment and leave out many important steps. By learning from these common mistakes, you will be able to make better long-term decisions to secure and expand your business.

Everything you need to know about phishing attacks

There are significant profits to be made from stealing organizational data. In fact, cybercrime damage costs are projected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021. Cybercriminals have plenty of tools to choose from, but they continue to use one of the most effective methods ever – phishing attacks.

Stay on top of NIST 800-171 with this handy guide

As with any government compliance, NIST 800 (and by extension NIST 800-171) are living documents. The nuts and bolts of the framework may change year to year, which means part of the battle of staying compliance is staying aware of changes to the text of the compliance.