Backup & Disaster Recovery – by the numbers

Is your business protected? No matter what your business’ size, location or industry, data and information assets are critical to your business’ operation and success. Despite this… Only 41% of businesses back up their data at least once a day Last year, 80% of data breaches affected customer Personally Identifiable Information (PII) What are the…

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Does Your Password Pass the Test?

Bad passwords are bad for business. Most people are not using passwords that adhere to appropriate length and complexity. The most common passwords are all brute forcible in a matter of seconds. That is… if they have not already been exposed in a previous data breach. Have your business credentials been breached? Sign up to…

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Remote Workforce Activation in the Midst of COVID-19

With the rapidly evolving threat of COVID-19 to our community and organizations, there is little downside to taking a cautious approach and having a plan in place should your team need to work remotely. The blueprint that you develop for activating your remote workforce should be applicable whether you plan to adopt a work-from-home policy…

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How to Stay Cyber-Safe When Shopping Online

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Educate Your Employees on Cybersecurity Best Practices Before It’s Too Late! With deals around every corner, shoppers everywhere are enjoying the benefits of holiday deal-busting without ever stepping foot in a store. From their personal cell phone to their work PC, you can be sure that your employees are taking advantage of online deals as…

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10 Ways to Protect Your Business Against Cyber Attack

Best Practices for Fortifying Your Organization Against Cybercriminals The connectivity of today’s employees has left executives unable to overlook the cybersecurity of their organization any longer. It’s no longer a question of if your business will be targeted by cybercriminals, it’s now a matter of if your cybersecurity precautions will fail you. Cybercriminals have reached…

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Phishing Scams

Computer Security Basics for Every Employee When it comes to the security of your organization, there is no room for error. As cybercriminals grow more sophisticated, business-crippling scams can infiltrate your network at any time. Their most penetrable target? Your end users. So, how can you protect your organization against cyberattack? Step one is to…

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NIST Compliance Considerations for Maryland Manufacturers

10 Regulatory Actions to Take Immediately If You’re a Manufacturer in the Greater D.C. or Maryland Area If you’re a manufacturer within 50 miles of Washington D.C., your organization is probably working with the United States government in some way, shape or form. Whether you have a contract directly with the government or you provide…

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Advance Opens New Location in Rockville, Maryland!

It is with great excitement that we announce the opening of a new Advance location in Rockville, Maryland! The beautiful new space reflects our ever-present focus on delivering exceptional customer service and has been designed to increase efficiency for all departments and its customers. Always available to its customers at a moment’s notice, the new…

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Hurricane Florence: How Can You Prepare Your Maryland Business?

Expected to hit the coastline late Thursday evening, Hurricane Florence has already forced evacuation of more than 1 million people in places as far north as Virginia. This Category 2 storm is capable of catastrophic damage, channeling wind speeds of up to 110 mph and forecasting record-setting storm surges. Download your free copy of our…

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