5 Trending Cyberattacks & How to Protect Against Them in 2020

      Posted by May Elliott on Jan 10, 2020 10:00:00 AM

      A new decade is here and, with it, new ways your business can be hit with a cyberattack. As hackers continue to evolve their methods for breaching business’ defenses, companies are demanding more cybersecurity innovation from vendors. With advancements on smartphones, tablets, voice assistants and social media among many others, businesses operate more efficiently; however, these advancements have also increased exposure to new forms of cyberattacks. Threats like ransomware, email phishing and malvertising are not new concepts, but they are progressively expanding their reach and taking advantage of gaps in security related to newly adopted technology and devices. Not only does this propel cloud security to the forefront of a business’s IT strategy, but it underscores the importance of staying up to date with cyberattack trends. Here are 5 trending cyberattacks and how to protect against them in 2020.

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      Topics: Compliance, SECaaS, Cybersecurity, Cyber Threats, Social Media, Cloud Solutions, Cyberattacks, Ransomware, Cybersecurity Trends

      How to Set Up a Government-Compliant Data Backup Plan

      Posted by Peter Zeller on Oct 23, 2019 7:30:00 AM

      Did you know that, outside of the US government, the healthcare industry holds more personal data about the general public than any other business entity?

      Everything from Social Security numbers to medical records to payment details are held by healthcare providers. If the information stored by these businesses were hacked, it would jeopardize the integrity of the healthcare industry and the livelihood of millions of Americans. As cyberattacks rise in the healthcare industry, this risk has become even greater.

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      Topics: Compliance, Compliant backup, Backup

      10 Reasons to make NewCloud Networks your new Service Provider

      Posted by Matthew Fall on Oct 2, 2018 4:00:00 PM

       

      When it comes to choosing a cloud service provider there are many factors to consider. Cloud computing is the undeniable future of IT, but not all cloud providers are the same. Choosing the right provider can make or break your business' productivity and sanity. Everyone knows the industry giants (we don't like to mention them by name), but they tend to corner customers, charge extra fees, and make working in the cloud quite unpleasant. There are several areas in which we shine among competitors. In fact, NewCloud Networks is a leading provider of cloud computing and technology solutions located in the greater Denver, Colorado area. We provide a full stack of customizable cloud solutions to meet your unique business needs and has a proven track record of exemplary customer service and support. Here are 10 reasons why NewCloud Networks should be your company’s new service provide:

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      Topics: Cloud Computing, Compliance, Backup, Desktop as a Service, Cloud Storage

      How Insurance Agencies can Leverage the Cloud

      Posted by Matthew Fall on Oct 2, 2018 9:57:00 AM

      Regulations, technology and customer engagement are 3 huge issues concerning businesses in the insurance industry in 2018 and into the future. Insurance agencies, now more than ever, need to be leveraging the cloud in order to quickly adapt to changing customer expectations, emerge into new markets, and ensure data compliance, among many other reasons. According to a study done by Novarica, 70% of insurers are now using cloud computing in some shape or form. With the cloud computing market exploding, insurance agencies will continue to demand these services. Here are some of the following areas where insurance agencies can benefit from the cloud:

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      Topics: Cloud Computing, Compliance, Compliant backup, Backup, Data Protection

      Develop A HIPAA-Compliant Disaster Strategy Using NewCloud Networks

      Posted by Sydney Boman on Sep 12, 2018 11:15:12 AM

      Healthcare is well on the way to transitioning from paper to electronic documentation. It’s no secret. Most patients can now access health records and talk with doctors online. With the transition, strict regulation has also accompanied this increase in electronic storage and transmission of patient information for the healthcare industry. The passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in 2010 further hastened this transition as electronic storage and documentation of patient records became a legal requirement and was no longer optional.

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      Topics: Compliance, Disaster Recovery