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The #1 Risk Factor for Ransomware

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 11:28

If you learn anything from the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, it’s that ransomware is increasingly targeting small businesses and consumers. If ransomware is something you put off thinking about because you think you’re too small for criminals to bother with, then you’re exactly who the criminals are coming after. Ransomware is driven by a much[…]

Why All Businesses Need to Know About Ransomware

Monday, 15 May 2017 11:35

Ransomware attacks are increasing at an alarming rate. 2016 saw an increase four times greater than 2015. According to recent industry reports, about 50% of businesses have now experienced ransomware, and CNN reports that ransomware now constitutes a $1 billion industry. It’s understandable why so many businesses are concerned about it. But being concerned isn’t[…]

A Better Way to Manage Your Mobility Strategy

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 10:46

Where mobile management should start When you know you need mobile device management, navigating the options can be overwhelming. Many companies start off by looking at the technology options which can lead to getting lost or being oversold on unnecessary features and services. At Nortec, we believe your mobility strategy should start with identifying exactly[…]

Mobile Security Regulations to Know

Monday, 03 April 2017 15:05

Whether or not you are in a regulated industry, it’s important to know how mobile device usage can impact your security. Looking at the regulations that do exist is a great place to develop understanding around what you need to be protecting within your own company if you want to stay protected. This will allow[…]

4 Questions Auditors Ask About Mobile Management

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 11:23

From HIPAA to PCI Standards, organizations of all sizes face regulations they must comply with, each with a stringent set of rules designed to protect consumers. And, in the age of the mobile workforce, these regulations require adequate management of mobile devices, applications, and users. Consequently, many companies are left wondering how to make their[…]

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