Ayman Totounji

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Many of you may have read over the weekend that an IT infrastructure management company called Kaseya was successfully breached by a ransomware hack. This event potentially impacted thousands of companies because their IT managers — MSPs like us — used that Kaseya tool to monitor their clients’ networks.

THE KASEYA HACK

All…


You hear statistics like this all the time: last year, the cost of the average data breach was $3.86 Million. Furthermore, by the end of 2021, worldwide cybercrime costs will hit $6 trillion annually.

Cybersecurity fundamentals

Both figures are true but seem so large they’re actually hard to relate to. That said…


The “Global Risks Report” by the World Economic Forum says the chance of nabbing and prosecuting a cybercriminal at 0.05%. Moreover, global losses from cybercrime were more than $1 trillion in 2020 alone. …


As today’s businesses have done their best to embrace the newest solutions in an ever-changing technology landscape, it has become clear that conventional network architecture can’t always support the workloads and complexities of the latest digital initiatives.

Here comes SD-WAN.

SD-WAN stands for the software-defined WAN (Wide Area Network). It…


CMMC

CMMC, as you know by now, stands for Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification — a program created by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) to determine the readiness, capability and sophistication of its Defense Industrial Base (DIB) in the area of cybersecurity.

Not only is the DoD itself is an…


For a small business, the topic of cybersecurity can seem stressful and overwhelming. After going through a day of routine operations, countless priorities, and sales, some even consider it the least important thing. However, cybersecurity can impact your business bottom line.

Cyber-attacks such as hacking or phishing emails not only…


Cybersecurity Awareness for Your Employees

Did you know?

Negligent employees or contractors are the reason behind over half of all data incidents.

Well, this is a scary statistic, one that can keep you awake. Most employees don’t know that their certain action can expose their information to hackers.

It is safe to say that your…


Virtual machines, or VMs, have become integral parts of business-oriented computing. A virtual machine acts as an emulator of a computer, executing programs like one.

In summary, it is a piece of software that allows you to run operating systems within. It can give company adaptability, in that, any networking configurations or installed applications will be set up separately from the host computer, but rather will dwell in the software.


The pandemic scare that has everybody in its grasp is not merely limited to the common man. Millions of jobs were lost and the world was at a standstill. Among the biggest challenges that came to everyone’s notice in the field of IT was the growing shortage of cybersecurity experts.


How Secure Access Management Solutions that Reduce Insider Risks and Improve Productivity.

Secure Access Management is an integrated solution that provides visibility and control over all privileged accounts and users to reduce the risk of data loss.

Ayman Totounji

Founder at Cynexlink

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