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Shannon Mayberry

Shannon Mayberry
IT Security Manager, Locknet Managed IT

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How hackers get your login data, fast, and how to stop them 

A brute force attack is like a classic rock album—it may ...

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COVID-19 scams abound; here's how to avoid them

With all you have to manage in today's rapidly-changing business landscape, there's one more to add to the list: protecting your business from coronavirus online ...

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Understanding how to protect passwords is key for small and medium sized companies

 With cybercrime becoming increasingly sophisticated and prevalent, every small to medium sized business should ...

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Use these secure online shopping tips December 2 and beyond

Few days generate more online excitement than Cyber Monday, and safe online shopping practices can ensure the buzz is good. Let's face it, cybercriminals ...

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Recently, Twitter announced that a bug in their system was stealing user passwords. The outcome of this potential disaster could have created a ‘tweet storm’ of monumental proportions and the possible loss of Twitter’s reputation.

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Cyber security is a growing concern for small businesses across the country. Everything from mobile devices to the refrigerator in the company breakroom can be a potential pathway to a breach.

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Hackers target small businesses with cybersecurity threats, but often times these type threats are not on a small business's radar.

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Ransomware threats, like WannaCry, are hitting small businesses at an all-time high pace. Ryan Olson, director of a cyber security threat intelligence team in Palo Alto says, “Small businesses are frequently a more appealing target for ransomware because they sit at the juncture of money and ...

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On Friday, May 12, a dangerous new ransomware called “WannaCry” started a rapid spread across the globe, infecting thousands of computers including government agencies, factories and health services. The ransomware prevented users from accessing files—then an on-screen message would pop up ...

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Perfect storms hit when combinations of circumstances create events of unusual and often severe magnitude. Lack of cybersecurity talent is one such circumstance and the consequences are whipping up dark clouds that are leaving businesses of all sizes vulnerable to attacks.

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