While businesses are steadily increasing their budgets towards having effective cyber security over time, hackers have still shown a tendency to target their efforts towards smaller businesses. They’re not just looking to steal data from your business either, hacking into one business can allow entry into the databases of other associated businesses.
Ransomware is a type of malware that if activated can encrypt files on a computer and force the business to pay a large ransom to reclaim their files back. This can be extremely detrimental, especially to the small businesses that hackers tend to attack.
For this reason, investing in a high-quality antivirus software is crucial. We can assist you with finding the right software that fits your budget, and work with you around acquiring licensing so that you are getting the full benefits of your license agreement. We can also audit your current antivirus system and offer advice for improvements that you can make.
Firewalling and Routing
Improper setup of routers can put the security of your business network at huge risk. In order to ensure the safety of your data and optimal connectivity, we can source, install and manage your routing regardless of what networking you currently have setup.
Firewalls combat potential security breaches to a network. It is important to configure your firewall correctly so that your staff can browse freely without the worry of potential security breaches. We will assist you with implementing the right rulesets for your firewall, so that your employees can get their work done as efficiently as possible without the threat of cyber-attacks.
Backup and Recovery Solutions
Alongside protecting your data from hackers, there are various other ways that data loss that can occur. Some examples are human error, natural disasters, system failure and theft. These forms of data loss can be devastating without the right countermeasures in play.
As some of these circumstances are unavoidable, it is extremely important that you have a plan for if data loss occurs. Whether you’re looking to store your data in the cloud or a local server, we can help you plan out backup solutions for your networks, personal computers, laptops and tablets to ensure that you’re prepared when a data loss emergency occurs.
Our team is highly skilled in data recovery, and with over 30 years of experience we have accrued a vast array of recovery techniques to assist you with retrieving your files.