A Deep Dive into the Cybersecurity Trends to Watch in 2020

Last year, Panorays made its new years resolution to watch out for attacks leveraging third-party systems, predicting that this would be a growing concern for organizations throughout 2019.   Here at Atera, we’ve followed this issue throughout 2019, and we agree that it’s one of the biggest challenges of digital transformation and connectivity more widely….

Bring Your Own Device Policy: What Is It, and Do You Need to Adopt One?

“Bring Your Own Device” (BYOD) policies allow employees to use their personal devices — such as smartphones, laptops, and tablets — in the workplace or for work purposes. Instead of using company-issued technology, BYOD policies let employees access company data, utilize company applications and programs, and connect to company networks and servers, either in the…

The 7 Biggest Cybersecurity Threats To Your Clients & Customers

Cybercrime is projected to cause $6 trillion in damages worldwide by 2021. With the increasing amount of information stored on the cloud, connected devices, and the internet of things, vulnerabilities are everywhere.   Cybercrime is a threat to (and targets) businesses of all sizes. For smaller businesses that do not employ full-time cybersecurity personnel, cybercrime…

Cybersecurity Best Practices for Small Businesses

The belief that cybercriminals only target billion-dollar businesses is largely dismissable. The well-to-do nature of big businesses can allow for copious amounts of spending on security measures — generally discouraging cybercriminals. Small businesses, on the other hand, may not be afforded that same luxury. Left unprepared and uneducated, small businesses could take the brunt of…

‘Cyber-Security: From Complacent to Critical’ – Atera’s joint Webroot Webinar Highlights

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and to coincide with this important outreach, Atera joined forces with Webroot to provide an informative and educational webinar on the cyber-security shift, presented by George Anderson, Product Marketing Director at Webroot. Cyber-threats continue to grow in volume, sophistication and effectiveness, and today’s SMBs are struggling against the risk. If…

2FA Mandatory – Atera is Keeping you Safe!

In today’s dynamic IT threat landscape, MSPs are often in the spotlight. Last year, Chinese hackers were found to have intruded into MSP networks in search of intellectual property and other sensitive data, while soon after – ransomware attacks on MSPs resulted in as many as 2,000 users being locked out of their systems. Just…

Securing your Customer’s Site with Antivirus

Keep your Customers Safe   The main thing your customers want is peace of mind. They want to know their business is safe and secure from all the cyberattacks they read about in the news and they want to know that you are on top of things. In order for you to provide your customers…

Worst Cyber-crime Security Disasters of 2014

For a number of high-profile retailers and financial institutions, 2014 turned out to be expensive and embarrassing! According to a survey published by the Ponemon Institute, large American retailers lost an average of $8.6B to cyber crime last year while typical financial service providers lost an eye-popping $20.8B! Huge numbers to be sure.  Who were…