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RansomCloud Video Demonstration by the Renowned Former Blackhat Kevin Mitnick

The threat of Ransomware isn’t limited to just on-premises servers but also includes cloud-based storage and services. Watch the renowned former Blackhat Kevin Mitnick, now a highly regarded Whitehat, execute a real-life Ransomware infection on his cloud services. Kevin calls this process Ransomcloud. Introduction: What is Ransomcloud?   Ransomcloud Demonstration with Kevin Mitnick   » Contact the experts at MTBW Services to learn how to deploy solutions to protect you against the scourge of Ransomware and RansomCloud.

MTBW’s Jason Verney Obtains Datto Technical Specialist II Certification

MTBW Continuing Education Campaign Datto’s mission is to empower the world’s small and medium-sized businesses with the best in enterprise-level technology. Datto provides Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery solutions that allow any company regardless of size the ability to have regularly scheduled virtualized images created of core network infrastructure. MTBW dedicates time and resources for our employees to not only maintain certification status but perennially increase their knowledge to provide the leading edge of solutions to our clients. If you need any assistance with your security posture and/or your Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery BCDR please reach out to the security experts at MTBW…

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MTBW’s Greg Baharoff Obtains Datto Technical Specialist II Certification

MTBW Continuing Education Campaign Datto’s mission is to empower the world’s small and medium-sized businesses with the best in enterprise-level technology. Datto provides Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery solutions that allow any company regardless of size the ability to have regularly scheduled virtualized images created of core network infrastructure. MTBW dedicates time and resources for our employees to not only maintain certification status but perennially increase their knowledge to provide the leading edge of solutions to our clients. If you need any assistance with your security posture and/or your Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery BCDR please reach out to the security experts at MTBW…

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More Than A Year of Business Emails Lost: Story From the Trenches

Through the decades of business, MTBW Services has developed friendships with colleagues working at various IT Service providers. One of these colleagues recently experienced a nightmare scenario with one of their clients. The client had a backup solution that reported the Exchange server was backing up correctly. The Exchange server crashed! When the restore operation was attempted they discovered that each backup copy was corrupted. The client had only one successful Checkpoint backup to restore which dated back a year and a half. The outcome – the client lost a year and a half of emails. It is imperative to not only…

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MTBW’s Greg Baharoff Obtains Fortinet Network Security Engineer 1-3 (NSE3) Certification

MTBW Continuing Education Campaign Fortinet is a global and respected leader in security solutions. MTBW dedicates time and resources for our employees to not only maintain certification status but perennially increase their knowledge to provide the leading edge of solutions to our clients. If you need any assistance with your security posture and/or your Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery BCDR please reach out to the security experts at MTBW Services, Inc.

Two C-Level Execs Fall Victim to 21 Million Dollar Phishing Fraud Email Scheme

A movie chain company’s Managing Director and CFO were ensnared in a Phishing Email Scheme that cost their company 21 million dollars and them their jobs. As Phishing email scams become more prevalent and their content/appearance more authentic, it is imperative that all those involved in the financial transactions of any firm be aware of the threat and educated about detecting these nefarious campaigns. Every firm should have protection mechanisms to not only block these emails, but procedures to determine the validity of any request for monetary transfers. If you need any assistance with your security posture and/or your Business…

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MTBW’s Robert Baharoff Obtains Fortinet Network Security Engineer (NSE1) Certification

MTBW Continuing Education Campaign Fortinet is a global and respected leader in security solutions. MTBW dedicates time and resources for our employees to not only maintain certification status but perennially increase their knowledge to provide the leading edge of solutions to our clients. If you need any assistance with your security posture and/or your Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery BCDR please reach out to the security experts at MTBW Services, Inc.

Four New Mac Malware Strains Exposed

Mac platforms are at risk after Malwarebytes discovered four new Mac malware strains. The attack surface for malware continues to expand. This is a reminder to all of us to be diligent in our defensive measures and to ensure our recovery mechanisms are in place. Do you have a Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery (BCDR) plan? Contact us to learn how to protect your business and how to mitigate these attacks. We are your security experts! View full article on TechTarget »

Facebook Breach and How it Affects Your Company’s Security

The recent Facebook security breach has been covered extensively not only on technical sites but also in the mainstream news. It is estimated over 50 million Facebook accounts have been compromised. The information they accessed included the email address and password associated with Facebook accounts. What is critical is to understand how this can affect your company’s security. Though many consider Facebook an individual’s and not a company’s domain, the spillover can have direct effects on your company’s security. News agencies are reporting the Facebook hack can be directly traced to the increase in the number of compromised Microsoft email…

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