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Airport Cyber Security

Posted: July 2, 2020 / Author: Dror Liwer

Airport cyber security is crucial for safeguarding our personal data and even our lives. Alarmingly, the aviation industry has struggled to meet basic security standards when it comes to protecting its cyber systems from attack. In 2020, Swiss researchers identified “massive cybersecurity risks” at 97 of the world’s top 100 airports. In fact, only three of the world’s airports – in Amsterdam, Dublin, and Helsinki — achieved an A+ rating, with no security vulnerabilities detected. Common Airport Cyber Security Problems Cybersecurity in airports is often poorly rated, with one in four airports having received an “F” grade for issues like:…

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What Coronet is doing to ensure business continuity.

Posted: March 19, 2020 / Author: Keren

In the last few weeks, we all have of been experiencing a reality that seems to be taken out of movie script. Businesses, from all industries, big or small are affected by the Coronavirus (also known as COVID-19). With the virus’s rapid spread, the ban on gathering and quarantine regulations will only get tighter. The only way to ensure business continuity while complying with new government regulations and directives is to allow employees to work remotely. Working from home has its own organizational and operational challenges, Cyber Security is one of the main issues. Organizations must ensure there is no…

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3 reasons why you should offer your clients a monthly security report

Posted: November 6, 2019 / Author: Keren

MSPs today are required to manage much more than just traditional office and storage software for their clients. Nowadays, as most companies moved to a cloud based working environment, MSPs are not only responsible for managing their clients’ SAAS platforms but are expected to ensure their security.. The challenge is that most SMB clients are not even aware of the fact that cyber security for cloud-based platforms is not as ‘built-in’ as they imagine. It is common for SMBs who…

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MSP? Here are 5 ways to win and keep a client!

Posted: August 19, 2019 / Author: Keren

Here’s a shocker: 93% of SMBs said they would switch MSPs to get adequate cyber security coverage.   Some might see this as armageddon, but we see this as an incredible opportunity to retain your existing customers, and recruit many new ones.   We narrowed it down to these 5 strategies:  Actively stress the importance of cybersecurity. Let current and potential clients know that cybersecurity is always top of mind, positioning company leaders as thought experts who can be trusted. Make them…

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Why any MSP can become a cybersecurity superhero

Posted: June 10, 2019 / Author: Keren

Let’s face it. SMBs are extremely vulnerable to cyber attacks, and the consequences of an attack could be devastating. While many small businesses  turn to managed service providers (MSPs) to help oversee technology implementation and management, security in many cases remains of the table as it is too expensive to deliver profitably to the SMB crowd. Recent studies shows new reality for MSPs. A study commissioned by Continuum found that “9 in 10 small businesses would hire a new MSP…

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When it comes to cyberattacks, small businesses are often collateral damage

Posted: May 14, 2019 / Author: Keren

How can small businesses can protect their assets from becoming collateral damage in a cyberattack? Large enterprises and international corporations are shining targets for hackers to gaze upon. From industrial espionage to ransomware, data theft is the obvious jackpot for the majority of malicious parties. While much attention is paid to enterprise threats and risk management, there is little spoken about the risks to the thousands of small companies surrounding the locations of big corporations. This is extremely problematic when…

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Why Small Business Cyberattacks Could Prompt Next Recession

Posted: May 14, 2019 / Author: Keren

While Fortune 1000s dominate many interactions in our daily lives, small businesses remain the bedrock of the U.S. economy. According to the Small Business Administration, the 30 million small businesses operating in the United States employ nearly half of the total workforce. Unfortunately, these same small businesses have begun to fall victim to cyberattacks at an alarming rate, and whether you know it or not, this reality is putting the entire economy at risk. As large companies spend endless amounts of…

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CASB is not enough

Posted: April 23, 2019 / Author: Keren

Businesses need to protect the full cloud security chain, not just part of it CASBs protect cloud data usage only when in fact, there are three other links in the security chain that could jeopardize the entire cloud security operation. The identity of the user and devices accessing the platform, the security posture of the device being used, and the security posture of network through which the connection is made. Only a trust-based platform that ensures that only trusted users,…

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Jim Blasingame interviews Dror Liwer about the steps an SMB must take to avoid ransomware

Posted: March 21, 2019 / Author: Keren

Dror Liwer, our CiSO joins Jim Blasingame to reveal what ransomware is as a cyber security threat, how it costs small businesses and how to avoid it. Listen to what Dror had to say about the technical steps a SMB has to take to avoid ransomware here.

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How Small Businesses Can See Past the Misinformation of Enterprise Security Companies

Posted: March 13, 2019 / Author: Dror Liwer

How small businesses can see past the misinformation of enterprise security companies Cyberattacks against small businesses are on the rise, and many are falling victim to data theft, phishing, malware and ransomware attacks at an alarming rate. According to a special report by Cisco, 53 percent of SMBs have experienced a data breach with more than half of those attacks resulting in more than $500,000 worth of damages – more than enough to put many SMBs out of business within…

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