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6 things a good network risk assessment should include

A network risk assessment is one of the best ways to keep your network secure. It can identify vulnerabilities and allow you to fix them before cybercriminals exploit them or unwitting employees expose them. Here are 6 services a good assessment should include.
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What is a risk assessment and why do you need one?

How can your organization mitigate cybersecurity risk? The answer lies in risk assessments. Learn more about what they are and how they can help you.
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6 ways to protect your business from phishing attacks

Phishing attacks are a huge threat to your business -- they are on the rise and becoming more sophisticated at extracting information by disguising their identity as a familiar source. Read our post to learn about six ways you can keep your business safe from phishing attacks.
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Your guide to phishing attacks and the different ways they work

Phishing is a cybercrime that costs US businesses and individuals a combined half a billion dollars annually, and it's hard for organizations to recover from the reputational damage. So, what is phishing and how does it affect your business?
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How to protect your business from insider threats

Mitigating insider threats involves ongoing effort and some expense, but it pales in comparison to the possible damage an insider incident can do to your company checkbook and reputation. Be proactive and defend your livelihood with an uncompromising posture on cybersecurity and physical security.
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Assessing your vulnerability to insider threats

Many data breaches are, unfortunately, the result of your team — whether because of negligence or malice. We’ve put together an article that covers ways to spot insider threats as well as how to minimize the chances of an insider data breach in your organization.
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BEI recognized as 2019 Best of Reston honoree

BEI is happy to announce that we have been named a 2019 Best of Reston Honoree. This award is given each year to organizations and individuals that have demonstrated significant contributions to the greater Reston/Herndon area through their philanthropy and volunteerism.
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4 Cybersecurity Tips Every Business Owner Needs to Know

Almost half of all cyberattacks target small to medium-sized businesses. Instead of laboring under the delusion that this will not happen to your business, it’s time to take action to secure your network. These are the most important cybersecurity tips business owners need to stay prepared.

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4 ways the cloud can boost productivity

Did you know the average worker only spends 39% of their time on role-specific tasks? The cloud offers better ways to communicate & collaborate, which can improve productivity & give your employees more time to work on what matters. Here are 4 ways the cloud can boost productivity in your workplace.
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Our CEO was recently featured in a TechGen blog

Our CEO, Ellen Jennings, was recently featured in a TechGen blog, Why Your Small Business Needs an IT Network Diagram Before Trouble Hits. Read an excerpt and link to the full blog here.