Top 3 Cybersecurity Threats Facing SMEs

Based on CYDEF's monitoring activity, we’ve identified the top three cybersecurity threats to our customers. What is a “Threat”? A cybersecurity threat puts your network environment at risk of damage. This includes endpoints (like devices, computers) and apps (like Microsoft 365 accounts). We’ve identified 3 types of threats: Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs): Widespread threats,

By |2021-02-10T16:00:29-05:00February 8th, 2021|SME, User Awareness|

The ART of Selecting a Managed Detection and Response Company

Tips for selecting a managed detection and response company based on Actionable, Relevant and Timely response criteria.  Selecting a Managed Detection and Response Company is a Complex Task Cybersecurity is often difficult to understand, especially for the average business owner. These people devote their time to managing their enterprise, not studying cybersecurity tactics and trends. Unfortunately, that means these

By |2020-12-23T17:50:07-05:00December 23rd, 2020|Cybersecurity, Managed Service Providers, SME|

Why MDR is Mission Critical for SMBs

Managed Detection and Response tools provide SMBs with highly effective cybersecurity in the face of increasingly frequent and complex attacks. What is MDR? Managed Detection and Response (MDR) provides businesses with the capacity to detect threats, respond to incidents, and monitor device, app and network usage. Best of all: a third party takes responsibility for

By |2020-12-03T16:41:03-05:00November 5th, 2020|SME, User Awareness|

Cybersecurity Risks Facing a Remote Workforce

Cyber threats face SMBs and large enterprises alike while the remote workforce keeps the economy alive. Threat Hunting with a Focus on Securing Devices There’s no disputing that the global pandemic has changed the way we work. Even those people employed by a business are working alone, using new tools, and relying on the digital frontier for success.

By |2020-12-03T16:38:18-05:00October 22nd, 2020|SME, User Awareness|

What ‘Endpoint Breaches’ Mean to your Small Business

A guide to endpoint threats and breaches for small business owners. Three Threats All SMB Owners Should Know About An endpoint is any remote device accessing your business network. This may include phones, laptops, tablets, watches, or any other mobile computing device. These endpoints are easy targets for cybercriminals. Mobile devices connect not only to

By |2020-12-03T16:37:02-05:00October 8th, 2020|SME|

What is Layered Security?

Layered security protects network environments by erecting several perimeter defences. In order to protect your data – and your organization’s reputation – you need a layered cyber security approach. Introducing: Layered Security The cyber threats prevalent on the internet range in complexity. Some come from email attachments, others from direct attacks to your small or

By |2020-12-03T16:13:23-05:00September 10th, 2020|Cybersecurity, SME|
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