IT Security

APPLE Managed IT Services (IOS & MAC)

In today’s fast-moving IT landscape, Apple products are playing a significant role. Companies are integrating iPads, iPhones, Apple TVs and iMACs into their organization allowing for a richer user experience.  Until recently, Apple integration has been difficult since management controls have been lacking enterprise abilities. This is especially true for Healthcare were HIPAA and compliance [...]

By | July 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Information Technology Assessment Included in IT Managed Services

IT Support Miami / Boca Raton includes Free monthly IT Audit reports with all IT managed services. WHAT IS AN IT ASSESSMENT? An IT assessment is a review of a company’s technology systems and how they support the business’s goals and functions.  IT assessments typically examine areas like: System/Data Security Technology Management Mobile Device Management [...]

By | July 25th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

IT Security Fortnite Video Game Endanger Personal and Banking Information

On Wednesday June 20, 2018, IT Support Miami, South Florida’s leader in Managed IT Services, was interviewed by Maria Fernanda Lopez a reporter with Univision Communications Inc. (Channel 23) for an important news story regarding IT Security, video games and your personal and banking information. See the video >here<. IT Support Miami has published detailed [...]

By | July 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Office 365 Email Phishing Scam

Phishing Phishing scams are typically fraudulent email messages appearing to come from legitimate enterprises (e.g., Microsoft Office 365). These messages usually direct you to a spoofed website or otherwise get you to divulge private information (e.g., passphrase, credit card, or other account updates). The perpetrators then use this private information to commit identity theft. One [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2.6 Billion Data Records Compromised in 2017

eWeek - Enterprise IT Technology News, Opinion and Reviews 2.6 Billion Data Records Compromised in 2017, Gemalto Reports Gemalto released on April 11 its latest Breach Level Index report, revealing that at least 2.6 billion data records were breached or compromised in 2017. The actual number of compromised records, however, could well be higher as [...]

By | April 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Internet Surveillance – Stop Identity Theft

IT Support Miami’s IT Security team helps clients to secure their data which includes their online presence. One big security hole is not knowing how your email and telephone numbers are used. IT Support Miami recommends setting up monitoring services that checks thousands of websites and millions of data points and alerts you if your [...]

By | April 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Email Phishing Social Media Biggest IT Security Threat

Email Phishing – Social Media Biggest IT Security Threat Here is another PHISHING example – a fake email from Microsoft asking you to address an email issue. If you are not aware of the scam, you may click the link and provide access to the “bad guys”. Always hover your mouse curse (without clicking the [...]

By | February 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 Reasons Why You Need Security Awareness Training In 2018

2017 was the most intensive IT security year on record - see our blog on "Top 10 IT Cyber Security 2017 Facts and Stats". To start 2018 with a simple, effective, IT security strategy is an excellent New Year's resolution and helps your business stay  in business. This list provides a high-level strategy you need [...]

Top 10 IT Cyber Security 2017 Facts and Stats

10 Alarming Cyber Security Facts and Stats There is a hackers attack every 39 seconds, affecting one in three Americans each year. 95 percent of breached records came from three industries in 2016: Government, retail, and technology. 43 percent of cyber attacks target small business. 64% of companies have experienced web-based attacks.  62% experienced phishing & social [...]

By | December 27th, 2017|Security, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Root Security Flaw Apple High Sierra Mac

On Macs running the latest version of High Sierra — 10.13.1 (17B48) — it appears that anyone can log in just by putting “root” in the user name field. This is a huge, huge problem. Apple will fix it probably within hours, maybe. Do not leave your Mac unattended until this is resolved. The bug [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|Apple, Managed IT Security, Managed IT Services|0 Comments