PULSE Assure Aware

Empowering your employees to be your first line of cyber-defense is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve organizational security. With PULSE Aware, we can bring hundreds of training modules spanning from FFIEC, PCI, HIPPA and more! Security Awareness Training is a critical piece of your overall cybersecurity plan, Peters & Associates can make [...]

By | 2018-10-29T15:26:10+00:00 September 16th, 2018|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on PULSE Assure Aware

PULSE Alarm

Our PULSE Alarm Security Response service provides 24×7 monitoring, alerting, and response for security events on your critical infrastructure. Using our Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platform our team can help identify and respond to security breaches to minimize loss. Included within PULSE Alarm is an annual vulnerability scan, weekly security analyst trend reviews, [...]

By | 2018-09-05T09:48:55+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on PULSE Alarm

PULSE Complete Remote End User Management

You have more important things to worry about than deploying and setting up the security controls on your employee’s workstations. Within our PULSE Support and Managed Services, Peters & Associates offers Complete Remote End User Management. This covers basics like new workstation set-up, user account management, and mobile device management. It also focuses on securing [...]

By | 2018-06-01T11:07:47+00:00 June 1st, 2018|Monthly Focus|Comments Off on PULSE Complete Remote End User Management

The Benefits of Performance and Health Monitoring

Monitoring the health and performance of your devices is one of the most important activities for an IT staff to conduct. Not only does this provide valuable visibility into your infrastructure, it also allows you to be proactive in your management and maintenance. Implementing 24/7 monitoring can be more cost effective and improve the experience [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:25:51+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Managed Services|Comments Off on The Benefits of Performance and Health Monitoring

Reduce Ransomware by 70%

How can you accomplish this? It’s simple - Security Awareness training. Your employees are your frontline of defense against virtually all ransomware and malware. Effective Security Awareness training can reduce malicious activities by 70%.[i] It is just like teaching your employees a new job function - it’s a process. As employees learn, they will begin [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:12:48+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Reduce Ransomware by 70%

Ransomware + SIEM = Pre-detection

When companies are hit by ransomware, they are often caught off-guard. Many organizations believe that ransomware attacks are completely at random – with no warning signs. However, with the right tools in place, you can identify the foundation of an attack before the damage is done. The Stages of a Ransomware Attack Generally, there are [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:14:50+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on Ransomware + SIEM = Pre-detection

Peters & Associates: Support and Security Services Overview

Peters & Associates continues to evolve with the industry trends and, as a result, have added additional services and features to our Support & Security Services solutions.  We will provide an overview of our solutions and capabilities, how they provide value to our customers, and which are currently trending. Register for this event If you [...]

By | 2017-03-20T12:52:12+00:00 April 27th, 2017|0 Comments

What does a Cyber Hacker really want? – Ransomware Series Part 6

There are several things that Cyber Hackers really want with you and your environment. Sure they want to make money and exploit your data, but we're talking the granular things that Cyber Hackers want... So what is it, you ask? It's simple – they want 3 things… They want to find a way to get [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:16:56+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Security Solutions|Comments Off on What does a Cyber Hacker really want? – Ransomware Series Part 6

Managed Firewall Services – Reasons to have it

Managing your firewall is taxing on your people and your business. You have to maintain the level of expertise, ensure everything is documented, and make sure that if someone leaves you can quickly ramp up another resource - hoping that the backup tech you trained for the past year can do the job as well as [...]

By | 2018-12-18T12:26:36+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Managed Services|Comments Off on Managed Firewall Services – Reasons to have it

Spoiled Milk – Avoiding Expired Certificates

Expired certificates happens frequently enough to our clients: life is good, all systems working.   Then mysteriously, you start getting communication failures with an application like Skype for Business.  Turns out, a certificate expired at 11:14 am today and now communication between machines isn’t trusted.  Remedying the issue isn’t too bad in most cases, but [...]

By | 2018-12-18T11:58:30+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Infrastructure Services|Comments Off on Spoiled Milk – Avoiding Expired Certificates