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In what marks a disturbing escalation in cyber vulnerabilities, AT&T has recently revealed a massive data breach, impacting an astounding number of individuals – about 73 million current and former customers. This breach is not the first of its kind for the telecommunications giant, but it is notably severe in both its scale and the sensitivity of the compromised data. The Extent of the BreachThe recent...

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In today's competitive landscape, businesses are constantly looking for ways to streamline operations and maximize profits. One area that often gets overlooked is Information Technology (IT).  While a robust IT infrastructure is crucial for success, building and maintaining an in-house IT team can be a significant expense. This is where Managed Service Providers (MSPs) come in. MSPs offer a compelling alternative to traditional in-house IT departments....

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Imagine this: you've built a fortress of cybersecurity defenses – firewalls, intrusion detection systems.. Yet, a nagging feeling persists – a vulnerability lurking beneath the surface. You're not entirely wrong. A new report by Silverfort sheds light on a critical and often overlooked gap in our understanding of cyber threats: identity security weaknesses. Traditional threat reports focus heavily on the flashy elements – malware strains, attacker...

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Have you ever searched for news about a loved one who recently passed away, only to find strange obituaries popping up on unfamiliar websites?  This isn't just an unsettling experience for grieving families; it's a cunning new scam tactic that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) and could pose a serious cyber risk for businesses. Scammers Take Advantage of Emotional Vulnerability Imagine this: you hear about the passing of...

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Your IT infrastructure is the backbone of your business.  That's why having a reliable Managed Service Provider (MSP) is crucial. But how do you know if your current MSP is truly delivering? Here are the top 5 questions to ask them, and if the answers raise red flags, it might be time to consider a partner like PivIT Strategy. 1.  Security: How do you protect my...

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