Dark web monitoring: What you need to know

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The dark web is essentially a marketplace for cyber criminals. If your data has been compromised, the dark web is the place where it is traded. It could be sold by miscreants, to miscreants, who can later hack into your system or extort money from you to prevent a data leak and so on. What can be the implications for …

The dark web: An introduction

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Have you come across the term, dark web, recently? As a business, you might have heard that you need to keep your data safe from the dark web. So, what is the dark web anyway? Read on to find out… What is the dark web? The cybercrime landscape is evolving fast. The “Nigerian” email scams are now old. Cybercriminals are …

Novel Corona Virus Update – March 23rd

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A Note from our President… Novel Coronavirus Update – March 23rd I want to take a moment to inform our clients of changes to operations due to the Illinois Governor’s Shelter in Place Order.  The Isidore Group is an exempt organization in that we support first responders and healthcare workers.  Our clients can continue to expect: Our Service Desk is …

Local Managed IT Services Provider helps local school launch distance learning platform in three days.

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FOR IMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Sebastian Abbinanti sabbinanti@isidoregroup.com Local Managed IT Services Provider helps local school launch distance learning platform in three days. BURR RIDGE, ILLINOIS, March 18, 2020–The Isidore Group has partnered with Everest Academy in Lemont, Illinois, a Pre-K3 through 8 Independent Private Catholic School, to provide a Distance Learning Solution. The Everest Academy E-Learning Program officially launched this …

Novel Corona Virus Update

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A Note from our President… Novel Corona Virus Update Generally, when you receive e-mail notices from me, it’s not about this type of virus.   The Novel Corona Virus, now know technically as COVID-19, has been determined to be a pandemic by The World Health Organization. This determination has begun to affect our daily lives.  We wanted first to assure …

5 Important IT checklists that no SMB should miss: Part-1

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IT checklists are a great way to analyze, understand and take the necessary steps to meet your IT requirements. In this blog, we discuss 2 of the 5 important IT checklists–Hardware/software and Cybersecurity. When creating a checklist for hardware/software purchase, use, and installation, answer the following questions. How do you determine what hardware/software is needed? What about installation? Who will …

Know your IT risks

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Whether you have your in-house IT team or have outsourced your IT needs to be taken care of by a Managed Services Provider, you need to know what are the possible risks to your business from the IT perspective. Having an IT risk checklist can help you be better prepared for an IT emergency. Getting started In order to assess …

What to consider when investing in cyber insurance

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As a business, you are probably aware of the term, cyber insurance. With the cybercrime rates rising consistently, cyber insurance is increasingly becoming a necessity for survival. Here are a few things to consider before you sign up with a cyber insurance service provider. Risk analysis First, perform an internal risk analysis. Research to understand what kind of cybercrimes are …

Cyber insurance: What’s the cost and what does it cover

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Cyber insurance covers a range of elements, the most basic being the legal expenses incurred as a result of falling victim to cybercrime. This includes legal fees, expenses, and even any fines that you may have to pay or financial settlements that have to make with your customers or third parties who have been affected as a result of the …