27 06, 2019

Data Breaches, Cyber Attacks and Iranian Hackers: CNS Security News

By |2019-06-28T09:19:24-07:00June 27th, 2019|Cyber Security|0 Comments

Sacramento journalist Daniel Barnes collects the latest news stories about data breaches affecting American businesses and organizations. In this week's data breach news roundup, Daniel looks at cyber attacks involving eyecare centers in Illinois, a community care clinic in California and a bakery in Michigan.

20 06, 2019

Windows 10 Upgrade: Deploying In-Place Upgrades

By |2019-06-14T07:04:54-07:00June 20th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News, Office 365|0 Comments

When Microsoft Core Services Engineering and Operations (CSEO) deployed Windows 10 across their network, they created a deployment plan to help other users do it faster. They addressed compatibility issues, reduced the cost and management of deployments, and improved user readiness and installation experience. As the premier Sacramento IT services company, CNS specializes in helping businesses grow by adopting new technology solutions and platforms.  If you haven't upgraded to Windows 10 yet, we can help.

17 06, 2019

Data Breach Roundup: Cyber Security News June 2019

By |2019-07-02T14:59:37-07:00June 17th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Data Breach Roundup: Cyber Security News June 2019

Sacramento journalist Daniel Barnes rounds up the latest stories about data breaches affecting American businesses and organizations. In this week's data breach news roundup, Daniel looks at cyber attacks involving a university in Oregon, a sock company in New York and a police department in New Hampshire. He also covers the many new data breach notification and consumer privacy laws getting passed by state legislatures across the country.

13 06, 2019

Baltimore Ransomware Attack 2019: City Under Siege

By |2019-06-27T14:54:49-07:00June 13th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Baltimore Ransomware Attack 2019: City Under Siege

On May 7, hackers infected the City of Baltimore's network with ransomware, effectively shutting down many municipal services. This cyber attack shut down real estate transactions, government emails and payments to city departments in a city of over 600,000 people. If hackers can shut down a city the size of Baltimore, imagine what they can do to a small business. Click to read more about the ongoing recovery and investigation, and find out how you can protect your IT network against ransomware attacks.

11 06, 2019

NIST Cyber Security: Small Business Information Security Checklist

By |2019-07-15T09:04:01-07:00June 11th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on NIST Cyber Security: Small Business Information Security Checklist

Many small businesses don't think about cyber security until it's too late. However, the costs of a data breach can be devastating to SMBs. Recognizing an education gap, the National Institute of Standards and Technology put together "Small Business Information Security: The Fundamentals." This 54-page guide outlines the NIST best practices for small business cyber security. In this post, we simplify the NIST guide into a checklist that you can use to strengthen the cyber security of your Sacramento small business.

4 06, 2019

Data Breach News: Cyber Security Update June 2019

By |2019-06-27T14:55:14-07:00June 4th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Data Breach News: Cyber Security Update June 2019

The headlines are so full of data breaches these days, it is almost impossible to keep up. In this week's data protection news roundup, we examine the massive First American Financial data breach and offer an update on the Baltimore ransomware attack. Click to read more about data breaches across the country, from Oregon hospitals to New York nonprofits. At Capital Network Solutions, we possess over three decades of experience helping Sacramento small businesses secure their IT networks. If you're concerned about your security posture, CNS can help.

29 05, 2019

Office 365: Vital to the Modern Office

By |2019-05-16T16:20:51-07:00May 29th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News, Office 365|Comments Off on Office 365: Vital to the Modern Office

Office 365 has continuous updates, ensuring you are using the best software, have the latest programs and are receiving the absolute maximum cloud storage. Your business is dynamic, so why invest in static software? At Capital Network Solutions, we have migrated dozens of Sacramento businesses to Office 365. If you want the increased value, efficiency and cyber security of Office 365 for your business, call CNS at (916) 366-6566.

21 05, 2019

Data Breaches: Cyber Security News May 2019

By |2019-05-30T09:34:04-07:00May 21st, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Data Breaches: Cyber Security News May 2019

The headlines are so full of data breaches these days, to the point that it is almost impossible to keep up. From giant corporations like Marriott and Equifax to mom-and-pop stores to public institutions, no business is immune to the dangers of data breaches. The costs associated with a data breach are especially devastating to small to medium-sized companies. At Capital Network Solutions, we possess three decades of experience helping Sacramento small businesses secure their IT networks.

15 05, 2019

Tech Experts Predict the IT Industry’s Biggest Challenges 2019

By |2019-05-09T09:00:42-07:00May 15th, 2019|Cloud Servers & Storage, Cyber Security, Industry News, IT Support & Managed IT Services|Comments Off on Tech Experts Predict the IT Industry’s Biggest Challenges 2019

Getting ahead of the curve in the tech industry is never easy, but it's becoming more important than ever. To help get you started, Forbes published a detailed list of the 13 biggest challenges facing the IT industry in 2019, including cyber security threats and cloud network issues. At Capital Network Solutions in Sacramento, we have the tools to increase productivity for your company and employees. We can help you stay current, agile, and prepared in the face of progress and change. Contact CNS at (916) 366-6566 to learn more about our managed IT service plans.

7 05, 2019

Cyber Insurance: Is It Right for Your SMB?

By |2019-05-07T16:55:29-07:00May 7th, 2019|Cyber Security, Industry News|Comments Off on Cyber Insurance: Is It Right for Your SMB?

About one-third of American companies currently carry cyber insurance, and the total value of premiums is projected to reach $7.5 billion by the end of next year. But is cyber insurance right for your small business? In this post, we break down the basics of cyber liability insurance, including what it covers and how to choose the best policy.