HIPAA Compliance

Fact: sensitive healthcare information is increasingly vulnerable to breaches. With the rapid digitization of patient records and the growing reliance on electronic health systems, safeguarding this data has become more critical than ever before. Needless to say, ensuring the security and privacy of sensitive healthcare information is paramount. As healthcare organizations navigate the complexities of […]

Empowering Education through Computer Donations in Mexico

Empowered IT Solutions is an agent of change through the invaluable act of computer donations in Mexico. In a world where digital access is often taken for granted, many families and students in underprivileged regions face a significant challenge: limited or no access to essential technological resources. For families living in poverty in Baja, Mexico, […]

Empowering Small Businesses with Essential Cybersecurity Practices

Empowered IT Solutions Empowers Small Businesses with Essential Cybersecurity Practices   October is not just a month of falling leaves and pumpkin-spiced lattes; it’s also Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a time dedicated to ensure everyone has the resources and knowledge to stay safe and secure online. For businesses and organizations, particularly those in critical infrastructure sectors, […]

Confronting Cybersecurity Challenges

In today’s digital age, businesses of all sizes face a growing and evolving threat landscape in the form of cybersecurity challenges. Among those most affected are small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), which often lack the extensive resources and expertise of larger enterprises. As technology continues to advance, so do the methods and sophistication of cyber […]

Online Learning Safety Tips for Back to School

As the new academic year commences, parents and students find themselves facing a familiar yet challenging reality: back to school means back to online learning and the need for crucial online learning safety tips. The rapid advancement of technology and the COVID-19 pandemic have pushed education into the digital realm, making online learning safety  tips […]

The Importance of Risk Management for Business

Businesses face an array of risks that can significantly impact their operations, reputation, and bottom line. To navigate these challenges successfully, organizations must prioritize risk management. Understanding Risk Management Risk management is a structured and proactive approach to identify, assess, and mitigate risks that may arise in the course of business operations. It involves anticipating […]

The Importance of Cyber Insurance for Businesses

The Importance of Cyber Insurance for Businesses Cybersecurity is a growing concern for businesses of all sizes. Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) due to their perceived vulnerability, making it essential for these businesses to take proactive measures to protect themselves from cyber-attacks. One of the ways SMBs can protect themselves is […]

Best Password Protection Practices for Cybersecurity

Password Protection Password protection is the best place to start if you want to improve your cybersecurity. It is essential because passwords are the first line of defense against unauthorized access to your digital accounts, devices, and data.  Setting a strong password to secure an entity’s data is called password protection. Only those with the […]

EDR Solutions: Managed vs Unmanaged

In the world of cybersecurity, threats are like heavyweight boxers, ready to knock your business down with a single punch. That’s where Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) comes in – it’s like your sparring partner, training with you every day to build your endurance and agility in the ring. But choosing the right EDR solution […]

Protecting Your Business Against IRS Scams During Tax Season

IRS Scams During Tax Season   As a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP), we understand that tax season can be a stressful time for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Unfortunately, cybercriminals are well aware of this too, and often use this time of year to launch IRS scams. Below we’ll discuss common IRS scams that […]