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Why You Need an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) on Your Server

Why You Need an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) on Your Server In recent posts, we’ve discussed the importance of an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) as opposed to simply an Intrusion Detection System (IDS).  The IDS simply detects a cyber attack, whereas an IPS takes this to the next level and PREVENTS an attack by taking

Why you need an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) on your Network

Why you need an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) on your Network In our recent post, we discussed the history and evolution from an Intrusion Detection System to an Intrusion Prevention System, specifically as it relates to your workstations.  Let’s get even more secure by talking about an Intrusion Prevention System on your Network. Additional Layer

Online Security: The Pitfalls of Web-Based Email

Online Security: The Pitfalls of Web-Based Email A lot of small businesses are using webmail, and what we mean by that is free webmail like Gmail, Yahoo, AOL, et cetera. Let’s go over why it’s not a good idea because of all of the pitfalls of web-based email.  “Free” Isn’t Always the Best Choice for