Imaging vs. Cloning: Key Differences

Link: https://www.solarwindsmsp.com/blog/cloning-vs-imaging Whenever there’s discussion about the difference between a clone and an image, confusion between the two terms abounds. For the most part, this confusion is warranted—both are information technology tactics for copying the complete content of a hard drive. Read more here Source: https://www.solarwindsmsp.com/ … [Read more...]

Password Stealing 101: Common Methods and Defenses

If you want to defeat a cybercriminal, you have to understand how they think. When you know the tools of their trade, you can learn defenses to help you fight back.  Read more here Source: https://www.solarwindsmsp.com/ … [Read more...]

SolarWinds IT Trends Report 2020

The Universal Language of IT analyzes how this shift has affected tech pros. Specifically, it explores the evolving role of technology in business and the tech pros in charge of driving business performance. Read more here Source: https://it-trends.solarwinds.com/ … [Read more...]

Data Held Hostage: The Ransomware Epidemic

Ransomware has been a constant cyberthreat since the early 2000s, although the first acknowledged instance was as early as 1989 when a file-encrypting Trojan was distributed on compromised diskettes, coupled with demands for a $189 payment. READ MORE: https://techtalk.gfi.com/data-held-hostage-the-ransomware-epidemic/ Source: techtalk.gfi.com … [Read more...]

Kerio Control upgrades VPN encryption

The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t only about cool consumer technologies such as Alexa-controlled light bulbs and Internet-accessible washing machines. Companies have embraced IoT in a big way, using it to gather information from a multiplicity of sources that enable better business decisions and enhance productivity. READ MORE: … [Read more...]

8 Reasons To Automate Your File Transfers

We all know it and are no doubt tired of hearing it, but in today’s global technological landscape, there is an ongoing and increasing danger of being hacked. These hacks are increasingly sophisticated, but many could have been prevented by eliminating human error, encrypting data or effective security awareness training. READ MORE : … [Read more...]

Use a 3-2-1+ backup strategy with Altaro VM Backup

Enjoy added data security by adopting a 3-2-1+ backup strategy, which amplifies your ability to access an intact and fully recoverable copy of your data when disaster strikes. Altaro VM Backup simplifies this by supporting multiple backup media types, multiple offsite backups over LAN, WAN to offsite servers, and direct offsite copies to MS Azure, Amazon S3 and Wasabi cloud storage. READ … [Read more...]

Altaro partners with Wasabi to for disruptive pricing and performance.

Wasabi, the hot cloud storage company, now integrates seamlessly with Altaro VM Backup, the award-winning virtual machine backup and replication solution for Hyper-V and VMware environments, with a convenient, multi-tenant console for managed service providers (MSPs). This new integration enables Altaro customers, partners and managed service providers to securely and quickly save backups … [Read more...]

Let’s Encrypt: One Million Certificates Non-Compliant After Bug

Let’s Encrypt has revealed that over one million of its HTTPS certificates containing a bug in its automatic validation code will not be revoked by the March 5 deadline, despite being non-compliant. The free TLS certificate organization discovered the flaw in late February. It lies in the code which checks for a Certificate Authority Authorization (CAA) whenever users renew their certificates, … [Read more...]

White Horse Federation chooses Altaro VM Backup

The White Horse Federation, a multi-academy trust, has selected Altaro VM Backup to back up data at more than 32 primary and secondary schools across Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Swindon in the UK Read more here Source: https://www.altaro.com/press-center.php … [Read more...]