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Be Proactive in your Malware Defense

I love being proactive. Identifying and dealing with risk before disaster strikes is a huge part of my everyday job at Smart Dolphins. My routine risk management work is mostly technical. I ensure routers are secure, backups are working and security policies are in...

Test your Phishing IQ

Did you know that computer users are still the weakest link in information security? Because email phishing attacks can have a direct financial impact on your business or organization, ensuring that your users have some basic cybersecurity training, is essential....
What is WannaCry?

What is WannaCry?

WannaCry is a new ransomware that uses links to execute code which infects the local computer. You’ll receive an email that looks legitimate, but has a link to malware instead. Once this ransomware has infected a computer on the network, it will attempt to...

Smart Security

Kaspersky Labs recently reported a 17.7% global increase in ransomware between April 2015 and March 2016. This steady spread and rapid evolution of ransomware means businesses today require a multi-layered approach to IT security. What security essentials does your...

Smart Backup & Disaster Recovery

Weather disasters, fires, power outages and human error can all result in data loss. Data backup is one of the most common examples of risk oversight in businesses today. These days, nearly all organizations have some kind of solution. This gives confidence that  the ...