VMware ESXi Host Issues with a Full /var Partition

In working with a client recently, we encountered an issue that we thought was worth sharing as others may be experiencing the same problem.  Several ESXi hosts at version 6.7, build 13644319, were no longer able to migrate guest virtual machines (VMs) using vMotion. We also found that we could not connect with a Putty [...]

By |2020-01-07T11:29:33-06:00January 2nd, 2020|Security Solutions|Comments Off on VMware ESXi Host Issues with a Full /var Partition

This Month in Cyber Security: November 2019 (1:42)

Too often, organizations gloss over the importance of cyber security in the workplace. As technology has advanced, the lack of end user cyber security awareness has become a leading cause of breaches in modern organizations. It's important to understand, cyber breaches can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. In his monthly security webinar, Bruce [...]

By |2019-12-04T14:48:30-06:00December 4th, 2019|Security Solutions|0 Comments

What keeps you awake at night….

Security is probably something that keeps you awake at night and is top of your mind daily, but it may not be at the top of your organization’s budget.  Your information technology solutions and infrastructure are as important as the lights turning on in the morning or the machine on your shop floor producing product.  If your technology is not working, it [...]

By |2019-11-12T11:33:14-06:00November 5th, 2019|Security Solutions|0 Comments

This Month in Cyber Security: October 2019 (2:08)

Cyber security is an instrumental part of business operations. Good cyber security practices can help boost customer satisfaction, reputation, and so much more. Equally, poor cyber security practices can cost businesses time, money, and reputation. Whether you are new to cyber security or an expert, this monthly webinar series has it all! Each month our [...]

By |2019-11-06T13:18:13-06:00October 29th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on This Month in Cyber Security: October 2019 (2:08)

Cyber Security and Education: The Grim Reality of Phishing

When you think of the targets of cyber crime, educational institutions don’t always make the top of the list. In this 3-part webinar series, Tim Hohman and Bruce Ward explained why schools not only should, but NEED to start being proactive with their cyber security practices. Part 2: The Grim Reality of Phishing On October [...]

By |2019-11-06T14:34:05-06:00October 28th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Cyber Security and Education: The Grim Reality of Phishing

3 Easy Ways for Faculty and Staff to Identify Phishing Scams

Phishing scams target schools by posing as a legitimate person or organization – i.e., an administrator, parent, publisher, or superintendent – to gain access to confidential data, such as login credentials for financial accounts or student data. These phishing scams can occur through social media, emails, or even phone calls, and can target anyone from [...]

By |2019-10-29T12:59:59-06:00October 10th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on 3 Easy Ways for Faculty and Staff to Identify Phishing Scams

6 Common Cyberattacks That Threaten Your SMB

Cybercriminals often target small and medium-sized businesses expecting them to lack the high level of network security often found at larger enterprises. With cybercrime constantly evolving, SMBs need to stay on top of emerging cyberthreats and the best ways to protect against them. An important starting point in protecting your business against the high cost of [...]

By |2019-11-14T06:21:18-06:00October 3rd, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on 6 Common Cyberattacks That Threaten Your SMB

This Month in Cyber Security: September 2019 (2:18)

Cyber security is an often-overlooked risk in today's business world. It's important to know not all threats are created equal. Some threats are created to attack a specific person, and some are designed for large scale attacks. We even see intricately designed threats that breach a network in little pieces, leading to total devastation. Each [...]

By |2019-09-30T15:31:26-06:00September 24th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on This Month in Cyber Security: September 2019 (2:18)

Taste of Technology 2019: Event Recap

On September 12th, we hosted our annual Taste of Technology event! We owe a huge thank you to everyone who joined us this year at the Oak Brook Promenade. Three of our partners we invited to discuss cyber security in SMBs were: Veeam, Cisco Meraki, Webroot. We also invited our keynote speaker, Joseph Crimmins from [...]

By |2019-11-20T14:52:22-06:00September 17th, 2019|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Taste of Technology 2019: Event Recap