What is SIEM?

https://youtu.be/0xMsfZZdK4U    I’m coming to you from beautiful downtown Mobile, and for today’s Tech Tip I want to talk to you about SIEM.    SIEM stands for Security, Information, and Event Management. That’s a fancy term for a piece of software that lives on your machine that is recording all of the logs that are […]

Why is Cyber Liability Insurance Important?

https://youtu.be/yYBE4G702eU Cyber liability insurance is going to be one of the biggest factors in helping industries of all types, practice better cybersecurity hygiene. In doing so, insurance companies are starting to enforce basic cybersecurity practices. When applying for cyber liability insurance for your business, you will have to answer several technical questions to make sure […]

How Security Awareness Training Can Greatly Reduce Security Breaches [VIDEO]

Did you know that 95% of breaches involve employee error? Your employees are both your greatest asset and biggest downfall. And right now, hackers are becoming more sophisticated and finding new ways to infiltrate your network through unsuspecting employees. Some of their latest schemes include fake emails and hacked websites. Your staff needs to be […]

One Surefire Way to Bounce Back from Ransomware [VIDEO]

Whether it’s ransomware or a flood, unexpected catastrophes happen. Instead of being reactive to an accident, prepare yourself and business for when it happens. The only way to ensure that your business can be back up and running fast is with a carefully constructed backup and disaster recovery plan. In this video, Phillip Long breaks […]

How a Lost Device Could Cost You Thousands [VIDEO]

Do your employees access company data on mobile devices? According to Sprint Business, 25% of lost or stolen devices end up in a security breach. Even worse, only 43% of staff report that their device is missing on the day it goes missing. That’s more than enough time for someone to hack the device and […]

How Asset Management Can Save You $12,000 Per Year [VIDEO]

Asset management is often overlooked by businesses because they don’t feel it’s important. People will use desktops and laptops until the very end, no matter the age of the equipment. While the computer itself doesn’t get slower, the demands we put on it get higher leading to the slowness we all detest. The age of […]

Many People Don’t Know This About Patch Management…[VIDEO]

When it comes to patch management, many people think they’ve got it covered and that their network is safe. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Windows doesn’t do a great job of updating patches and lots of things get missed. Plus, employees push off updating their computer because of the time it takes to do […]

The Basics of Desktop Security Protection [VIDEO]

Phillip Long, local security expert and CEO of BIS Technology Group, discusses the basics of desktop security protection in his fifth installment of the Defense-in-Depth video series. As you’ll find in the video, there’s more to anti-virus and desktop security than blocking viruses as they aren’t the only threat to your business. Unfortunately, employees are one […]

Security Expert Talks On-Premise Firewall

Local security expert, Phillip Long, advises business owners on a defense-in-depth, security strategy in latest tech video about on-premise firewalls. Listen to Phillip discuss best practices with your firewall. Watch now! About the Speaker, Phillip Long Phillip Long is a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP) and author of Everything You Must Know About Choosing […]

Security Expert Discusses Cloud Based Email Filtering

Phillip Long, a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP), talks cloud based email filtering in his latest Defense-in-Depth series video. During the video, he gives best practices for email security. Check it out below! About the Speaker, Phillip Long Phillip Long is a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP) and author of Everything You Must […]