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Multi-factor Authentication

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Multi-factor Authentication - A Must Do!

According to Microsoft, Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) can block over 99.9% of cyber attacks that aim to compromise an account. These accounts include email, banking, shopping, and others. Hacks can be devastating – fraudulent emails sent out, credit card and bank accounts compromised, identity theft, reputation damage, and more.
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IT Boundaries & CMMC Compliance

As organizations work on preparing for eventual CMMC certification, one of the critical factors that must be addressed at the beginning of the process is what your scope or boundary will be.
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IT Support – Break-Fix or Managed Services?

BEI knows that deciding which type of IT Support firm to hire is a big decision. We review the pros and cons of Break-Fix and Managed Services so that you can pick the best option for your organization.
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Is it Time for a Telecom Transformation?

There’s a lot going on with telecom right now. Between working from home and the dramatic shift to online meetings, having enough bandwidth in the right place has never been more important. And, if your phone system won’t accommodate these new needs, it may be time to reevaluate.
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Managing Expenses for Businesses

Many of us have been working at home since March and are starting to evaluate next steps. For some that means continued working from home and for others it may mean a mix of returning to the office and from home. This post evaluates the WFH options and provides pros and cons.
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Back-to-Work COVID Checklist

This Back-to-Work COVID Checklist is super helpful. It covers People, Workplace, Technology and Customers and may be a useful roadmap as you plan for reopening.
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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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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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5 tips for better compliance training

Compliance is necessary for a lot of industries. Your employees are a key part of meeting compliance requirements so it's important they're kept up-to-date on those requirements and how to best meet them. Here are 5 tips on presenting engaging and enjoyable compliance training for your employees.