Saturday, April 1, 2023
MSPs Under Attack

MSPs Under Attack Again

MSPs are constantly under attack from cyberthreats and cybercriminals wanting to break into their clients thru the MSP.
Italy Bans ChatGPT

Italy Imposes Ban on ChatGPT Over Mounting Privacy Concerns

In a groundbreaking move, Italy's privacy watchdog has banned ChatGPT, the AI language model developed by OpenAI, due to growing concerns over data breaches and privacy issues. The ban has prompted industry leaders to call for prioritizing data protection and privacy in AI development. The decision marks the first instance of a nation explicitly banning the AI tool and raises questions about the future of AI technology and its impact on user privacy. As the industry faces increased scrutiny, developers must balance innovation and protecting user privacy to ensure the responsible deployment of AI-powered applications.
Two Factor Authentication

2FA Applications Used By The Top MSPs

If you've heard that 80% of all data breaches are related to passwords, then you understand the need for two-factor (2FA) or multi-factor authentication (MFA).
Fake Browser Extensions for ChatGPT

Malicious ChatGPT Browser Extensions Targeting Facebook Users Discovered

Security experts have discovered a new threat to online security in the form of fake ChatGPT browser extensions. These malicious extensions can be used to hijack Facebook accounts and steal sensitive information. Attackers can potentially use the victim's Facebook account to spread malware or ransomware through the social media platform. In response to this threat, cybersecurity experts are urging users to remain vigilant and take proactive measures to protect their online privacy and security. By using strong passwords, installing software from trusted sources, and enabling security features, users can safeguard their online accounts and stay safe in today's digital landscape.
PCmatic

What MSPs Think Of PC Matic

PC Matic automates your whitelisting and blacklisting process. Once the program has been installed, it scans your computer's programs.
Cisco Umbrella and Duo

Supercharge Remote Security with Cisco Umbrella and Duo

Discover how the combination of Cisco Umbrella and Duo can help secure your organization from cyberthreats and ransomware attacks.
Cyber Security Certifications In 2021

Why MSPs Must Have Cyber Security Certifications In 2021

Too many industry leaders are learning hard lessons that not all IT managed service providers (MSPs) are created equal. In fact, many market themselves as so-called “cybersecurity experts” without having the certification to back it up.
CYBERSECURITY TOOLS

Top 12 Cybersecurity Tools Every MSP Needs In 2023

As an MSP, having the right tools in your toolbox to provide top-notch managed IT services to your clients is crucial. While the Cyberhoot website has outlined the top 10 tools every MSP should have, other critical tools are missing. In this article, we've highlighted several essential tools that MSPs should consider, including Managed Detection and Response (MDR), Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), offline backups, device encryption and tracking, Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), patch management, vulnerability scanning, firewall protection, web content filtering, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and cloud security. Each tool is critical for MSPs to identify potential vulnerabilities, detect and respond to security incidents, and protect their client's data and systems from cyber threats. With these tools in their toolkit, MSPs can ensure they provide their clients with the best possible managed IT services while maintaining compliance with industry regulations and standards.