Data Backup and Disaster Recovery

2019-03-12T17:15:47+00:00February 5th, 2019|Disaster Recovery|

A Data Backup and Disaster Recovery plan will protect a business's data in situations ranging from an employee deleting a spreadsheet to a hardware failure like a server crash, to a fire or flood that destroys the office. In every situation a plan is imperative. Without a solid disaster recovery plan in place, companies can [...]

Corporate Security + Corporate Planning = Corporate Growth

2019-03-12T17:15:00+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Strategic Planning|

In today’s global economy, one major business challenge is how efficiently it can expand, or in other words, how effectively a company can reach out to potential new clients all over the world. Technology may be the driving force supporting this growth opportunity but a corporate IT security strategy should also be in place and [...]

IT Security Audit

2019-03-12T17:31:12+00:00January 8th, 2019|Security|

 Has your company had thorough penetration testing or an IT security audit performed? Your firewall, anti-virus, and even the best practices you have in place will not give you the detailed information that a proper security audit can. Without it, you will not understand what your vulnerabilities are or where some potential holes are. [...]

Mobile Device Management Plans

2019-03-12T17:13:47+00:00January 16th, 2018|Mobile Device Management, Mobility|

Do you know anyone who has had their cell phone stolen? At ACS we consider it critical that you have a mobile device management plan as part of your security plan. Consider this, most people's cell phones contain business-critical information including phone numbers, emails, or proposals as well as other sensitive business information. You wouldn't [...]

ACS Virus Protection

2019-03-12T16:45:52+00:00December 8th, 2017|Security|

Virus creation is a multi-billion dollar industry. No matter how quickly the top anti-virus companies can put together patches and update security, new threads and strains are being created. Fighting viruses is a full time job and it's not enough to just install the latest anti-virus software on you machines. Viruses and security threats have [...]

Ransomware

2019-06-05T16:49:03+00:00November 16th, 2016|Security|

 Have you heard about the Cryptolocker virus or ransomware? These are types of malware that attack your system and encrypts all of your data. Businesses who are victims of these kinds of attacks are at the mercy of the attacker and will often have to pay a sum of money to recover access to [...]