Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare

Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare

Rising Threat of DDoS Attacks in Healthcare The global healthcare IT market is projected to reach $974.5 billion by 2027, highlighting the critical need for enhanced cybersecurity measures. Today, much of the healthcare industry’s work is digital,  leveraging technology to execute medical procedures, store electronic medical records (EMR, or patient medical history maintained by a … Read more

Why You Need a Routine Penetration Test

Why You Need a Routine Penetration Test

Why You Need a Routine Penetration Test Ugh. How embarrassing! Let’s say you suddenly found yourself in the position of notifying your partners, clients, and vendors that cyber criminals may now have their data – because YOU failed to protect it. How would you feel? Pretty bad? But wait! There’s more. Your mortification will be … Read more

Healthcare: Phishing, Ransomware & the Quantum Leap

a picture of a gold quantum computing machine.

In the rapidly evolving arena of healthcare cybersecurity, frontline defenses are continually tested by sophisticated phishing and ransomware attacks. Insights from the 2023 HIMSS Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey, released this month, illuminate this battlefield, revealing that 58.52 percent of healthcare organizations pinpointed email phishing as the initial breach point, with spear-phishing (31.44 percent) and SMS phishing … Read more

AISN Cybersecurity Expert to Moderate CISO Panel at CyberConVA 

Summary:  AIS Network cybersecurity expert Eddie McAndrew will moderate a distinguished panel of chief information security officers in a conversation about leadership and careers at today’s RVATech CyberConVA to be held at the Dominion Energy Center in Richmond. Richmond, Va. — February 1, 2024 — AIS Network cybersecurity expert Eddie McAndrew will moderate a distinguished … Read more

A Guide to Building a Successful IAM Program

Multifactor Authentication and Managed Services

For technology professionals, managing a robust Identity and Access Management program is no longer merely about safeguarding assets. It has grown to encompass streamlined business operations and driving innovation. To master this, professionals must align IAM strategies with business goals, implement and integrate the right identity tools, and ensure continuous maturity and innovation. Here’s your … Read more

How to Implement a Cybersecurity Awareness Training Program

Cybersecurity Awareness Training Program

Creating a program of regular cybersecurity awareness training should be a key part of your information security program. Read on and learn how.

Multifactor Authentication and Managed Services

Multifactor Authentication and Managed Services

In today’s digital landscape, protecting sensitive information and data breaches has become paramount for organizations. Multifactor authentication (MFA) has emerged as a powerful defense against unauthorized access to bolster security measures. In this post, we will explore what multifactor authentication is, its benefits, and why partnering with a managed services provider (MSP) to set it … Read more

AIS Network Named to List of 100 “Best Places to Work in Virginia”

Summary:  Virginia cybersecurity and IT provider AIS Network has been named one of the 2023 “Best Places to Work in Virginia” by Virginia Business Magazine and Best Companies Group. The small business provides continuous IT leadership to governments and businesses nationwide. Richmond, Va. — November 17, 2022 — Virginia cybersecurity and IT provider AIS Network has been named … Read more

A Year in Malware – The Nastiest Malware of 2022

A Year in Malware - The worst malware of 2022

A Year in Malware – The Nastiest Malware of 2022 Much of our time this year has been spent working with our clients, making sure they’re ready to fend off newly emerging cyber threats or malware strains. So to look back at the year, we thought we’d round up what many experts agree has been the … Read more

7 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Organization

7 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Organization

7 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Organization Last month was Cybersecurity Awareness Month. How did you recognize it at your organization? If you didn’t know about it, don’t worry. It’s never too late to raise awareness about being cyber smart. Cybersecurity should be emphasized throughout the year — not just in October. Below are seven cybersecurity … Read more