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Understanding the Impact of a Distributed Denial of Service Attack

October 20th, 2022|Managed Services|

With the rising number of cyber threats, it can be difficult to ensure the availability of your business-critical systems. Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in particular are causing severe downtime for organizations everywhere. Here’s what you need to know about what this increasingly-common threat could mean for your business. What Is a Distributed Denial of Service Attack? Distributed [...]

AccountabilIT CEO Chuck Vermillion Named a 2022 Phoenix Titan 100

October 7th, 2022|Press Release|

Phoenix, AZ, September 30, 2022 — Titan CEO and headline sponsors, Class VI Partners and Wipfli LLP, have announced AccountabilIT Founder and CEO, Chuck Vermillion as a 2022 Phoenix Titan 100.The Titan 100 list recognizes Phoenix’s Top 100 CEOs & C-level executives — the area’s most accomplished business leaders in their respective industries. The annual list is compiled using criteria [...]

AccountabilIT Named a Top 250 MSSP for 2022

September 20th, 2022|Press Release|

MSSP Alert’s Sixth-Annual List Honors MSSP, MDR and SOCaaS Cybersecurity Companies Worldwide Phoenix, AZ, September 19, 2022 — For the sixth consecutive year, MSSP Alert, a CyberRisk Alliance resource, has named industry-leading cybersecurity and IT service provider, AccountabilIT to its global list of Top 250 MSSPs of 2022, out of approximately 10,000 managed security service providers (MSSPs) worldwide. The Top [...]

Cybersecurity Awareness Month in Review: Here’s How to Boost Your Security Profile

September 18th, 2022|Cybersecurity|

This year’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month has been a great success! We’re taking a closer look at why this month matters, plus easy ways your business can immediately start strengthening its security posture. How It Started Back in 2004, as cybersecurity threats became more commonplace, the President of the United States and Congress officially declared October Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Since [...]

How Privileged Access Management Can Minimize Cyber Attacks & Costly Human Errors

September 4th, 2022|Cybersecurity|

You know the importance of good password hygiene, but when it comes to safeguarding your critical assets from ever-evolving cyber attacks, you don’t want to rely solely on the strength of your login credentials. That’s where privileged access management (PAM) comes in. What is privileged access management (PAM)?First, what is privileged access? In the IT world, privileged access refers to accounts [...]

Passphrase vs Password: What You Need to Know

September 1st, 2022|Uncategorized|

When securing your business’s sensitive information, the most minor changes can be some of the most effective. For example, having your employees create passphrases rather than passwords could be the difference between a secure network and a costly data breach. But what is a passphrase, exactly? Passphrases & Passwords: What’s the Difference? Though often grouped under the term “password,” [...]

What Is Data Architecture? Developing a Framework for Managing Your Data

August 21st, 2022|Data Security|

We live in a data-driven world, which means leveraging data to make strategic business decisions is more critical than ever. But how do you keep loads of data easily accessible, pared-down, and up to date? The key is to develop your own data architecture. What Is Data Architecture? Data architecture is the blueprint for how data moves through your organization, [...]

What is Baiting in Cybersecurity

July 18th, 2022|Cybersecurity|

When it comes to social engineering attacks, you might think phishing attacks are your only threat. But that’s only one of the ways bad actors take advantage of human behavior and put your business at risk. Here’s what you need to know about another common social engineering technique: baiting. Often described as being a real-life “Trojan horse,” baiting attacks [...]

Do You Have a Data Loss Prevention Policy? Here’s Why You Need One Now.

July 14th, 2022|IT Solutions|

Wondering how you can help keep your IT systems running smoothly, eliminate security risks, and meet ever-changing regulatory requirements at the same time? You need a data loss prevention policy. What Is a Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Policy? A DLP policy is a set of rules, best practices, and technologies, all of which work together to ensure unauthorized users [...]

What Is Data Leakage? Types of Data Leaks + How to Prevent Them

July 6th, 2022|IT Solutions|

Today, the world produces an astronomical amount of data. Every second, a single individual creates an average of 1.7 MBs, and that data goes on to be analyzed and distributed at lightning fast rates. This means the risk of a data leak is higher than ever for businesses everywhere. Get the key information you need to know to start [...]

How Technology Can Help You Build a More Collaborative Culture

May 3rd, 2022|Technology Performance|

Remote work is here to stay for the foreseeable future, but collaboration is key to driving your business forward whether your employees are in-office or working from home. Here’s how you can start leveraging technology to build a culture of collaboration in your organization. What is a collaborative culture? How does it benefit your business? Collaboration happens in most, [...]

AccountabilIT Among First US Microsoft Partners to Earn Microsoft Cloud Security Advanced Specialization

May 3rd, 2022|Press Release|

Recognized for Technical Capabilities to Deliver Specialized Security Services Phoenix, AZ, May 03, 2022 – AccountabilIT, LLC, a leading global provider of IT solutions, has earned a Microsoft Advanced Specialization for Cloud Security through the Microsoft Partner Network program. Microsoft recognizes that AccountabilIT has proven experience implementing comprehensive protection across customers' Microsoft Azure, hybrid, and multi-cloud environments. Out of [...]

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