Posted on Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
From the Desk of Joel Krampitz – Senior Information Security Engineer Social engineering refers to the methods attackers use to manipulate people into sharing sensitive information, or taking an action, such as downloading a file. Sometimes a social engineer is able to rely solely on information posted online or will sometimes interact with the… read more.
Posted on Friday, May 29th, 2015
From the Desk of Joel Krampitz – Senior Information Security Engineer Don’t Take the Bait on Phishing Scams More than 200 billion emails are sent and received worldwide each day.[i] That represents a lot of opportunity for phishing scams, in which scammers distribute emails that appear to come from legitimate organizations or individuals… read more.
Posted on Monday, April 27th, 2015
We had a customer once who, like many customers, had a backup system in place but never tested it. They saw advertisements and warnings and read blog posts about it, but never actually took the time to test their backup solution and verify that it was backing up the most important information. One day… read more.