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Are You Covered?

We had a nice long talk with our Cyber Insurance agent recently – and what we learned WILL directly impact small businesses with MSP Services. Did you know that if your Cyber Insurance Policy does not list your IT provider as a first line of defense in a cyber incident – then they shouldn’t be …

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Uber Hacker a Teen?

Was one of the nefarious Uber hackers just arrested? Possibly. And it’s a kid! The 17-year-old who was arrested in the UK, is believed to be tied to the hacking group LAPSUS$which has also infiltrated GTA 6, Arion, and Microsoft. To read more about it – see this how it pans out here The City …

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Cautionary Tale – Phishing, Weak Passwords, and Intentional Malice

A Vietnamese self-professed ‘hacker’ couple recently wreaked havoc on Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) “for fun”. The couple initially planned to infiltrate the IHG network to extort money through a ransomware attack. After they were able to get into the network (quite easily – see below) – they were thwarted by the IHG tech team who …

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Good News Friday – the U.S. government seized $30 million worth of cryptocurrency stolen by the North Korean threat group ‘Lazarus’

Cybersecurity news doesn’t often have ‘happy news’ – but today we can celebrate a big ‘ole win for the company Axie Infinity. According to Bleeping Computer – this is the first time stolen cryptocurrency has been seized from a North Korean hacking group. Lots of goodies on how this seizure came about and how there …

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Of course it’s a Scam

Did you receive some snazzy new USB drive that promises all kinds of riches if you just plug it in? SURELY they meant nothing nefarious sending you a FREE COPY of Microsoft Office Professional Plus. SURELY. Don’t be fooled. Don’t plug it in. We know it’s tempting – but trust us. It’s a scam. Find …

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