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What Are The Most Impactful Tips For Educating My Employees About Cybersecurity?

Most corporate decision-makers acknowledge that awareness is a significant aspect of cybersecurity. Just how important it really is, however, is not clear to many, and is putting numerous businesses at unnecessary risk. Fortunately, raising the cybersecurity education level of your employees does not have to be overly expensive or difficult. The magnitude of the issue […]

Security Trends for 2019: DDoS Attacks, Credential Stuffing and Application-Level Attacks

Awareness of cybersecurity threats is one of the best gifts small business owners and system operators can give to themselves. As the threat landscape continues to evolve, knowing what kind of attacks have been happening and thinking about what could happen in the future is a key to effective preparation and maintaining a proactive security […]

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery

Back in April, we gave you Ten Questions You Need to Answer to Survive a Data Disaster. Recall that, “Good business relies on good planning. Anticipating scenarios, detailing responses and understanding consequences is an essential part of your business survival kit.” This notion remains true, and I’d like to take a more in-depth exploration of […]

Understanding Content Delivery Networks (CDN)

Content Delivery Networks (CDN) have been around for years, and as long as they’ve been around, there has been some confusion as to what they are and their purpose. In today’s post, we will show exactly how a CDN can help your business by looking into how Cloudflare implemented this technology. What Is a Content Delivery […]

Windows Scope of Support

Your servers are a critical part of your business and must be available, 24/7/365, but you don’t always have the time to maintain servers, software, and networks. You chose Liquid Web so you could focus on your core business rather than the technology which makes it happen. Unfortunately, at times things go wrong and you […]

5 Security Questions You Need to Ask Your Cloud Hosting Provider

For years, the cloud hosting industry has been fighting the concept that hosting in the cloud is less secure than keeping data in your own data center (“data center” could mean anything from a few dusty computers in a closet to a state-of-the-art conditioned facility). Now that Cloud Service Providers have convinced the market that […]

Prevention vs. Protection: How Should You Mitigate DDoS Attacks Against Your Server?

It’s one of the oldest cyberattack methods in existence – and one that’s been around for nearly as long as the Internet itself. I am referring, of course, to the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Although there are many different attack vectors a DDoS may exploit and many different methods through which it may […]

Five Essential Steps In Protecting Yourself From Ransomware

Not every criminal is interested in stealing corporate secrets or downloading financial information. There are some who have little interest in navigating their way through the countless security walls put up by most businesses. They have found a much easier way to turn a profit -ransomware.