When it comes to external threats, there is a lot to know. An external threat is when someone from outside the company uses malicious software or hacking as a way to take advantage of system vulnerabilities. As a managed service provider, we get a lot of questions from our clients on external threats, so we decided to use our experience and knowledge to help educate users on the most common forms of external threats, ransomware and phishing. The first step to combating external threats, is understanding them.
Your business needs to implement protocols for security across various platforms - from network to devices to equipment. Establishing streamlined security within your office space is a key part of this, which includes printer security.
What are insider threats?
Internal threats occur when users, who have authorized access to an organizations internal information, data centers, and computer systems, abuse this privilege. With great intellectual power comes great responsibility. Insiders who misuse their access privileges have the ability to commit fraud, intellectual property theft, data leaks, or release of trade secrets. The misuse or abuse of sensitive data can be a massive risk for companies.
Hackers have become much more advanced in recent years and are running criminal enterprises that can operate as a source of income. That's right - stealing your company data can be big business for these bad actors, and protecting your business is more essential than ever.
Odyssey Elevate is an easy-to-use cloud based unified communications system that helps employees to be more productive and collaborative. The solution is ideal for any size business and scales quickly and easily. Odyssey Elevate is ideal for any workforce that requires the ability to work anywhere while maintaining the same features that once required the user to be in the office.
Buying a multifunction printer is a major business investment. You want to get the right machine, leverage your investment, and work with a reliable vendor partner. Are you feeling a little overwhelmed? Don't worry - we've got a comprehensive breakdown of what you need to know here.
Usherwood Awarded ATSP Certification for Six Offices
We are excited to announce that six of our offices and sixteen of our field service technicians are Canon ATSP certified. The Canon ATSP program allows dealer service technicians to demonstrate their technical expertise and provide an outstanding customer experience.
Investing in a copier is a big decision for a company just starting out, but it's also an essential piece of equipment. You want to get the right machine and make a rational financial decision for your company.
Content contributed by Dan Hernborg, Managed Solutions Specialist
What is Integrated Scanning?
If you are one of the many organizations that use a print management solution such as, uniFLOW or PaperCut, you may want to consider taking advantage of the integrated scanning options available. But first, let’s back track a little. Quite often I get asked, “I can already scan on my device, what do you mean by integrated scanning?”