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The Cyber Security Hits Keep Coming
For the July edition of Hanson Headlines for 2017, we continue to study cyber security and the alarming trend of ransomware attacks across the globe; we look at a few recent ransomware attacks here in the United States as well as across the world; and we also take a moment to ponder the future in this month's "Off Topic" segment from TEDx. | Read More »

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IT Security in the Wake of WannaCry
For the June edition of Hanson Headlines for 2017, I sit down with Chris Ratcliffe for a discussion on proper IT Security protocol for business. We touch on the different types of Malware ("by any other name..."), share an event at Hanson, and include a distressing email from a client. | Read More »

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The IT Security Interview, with Chris Ratcliffe
As the dust settles on the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, people will point fingers and excuses will be made, but an organization’s security comes down to whether or not it is compliant with best practices laid out by IT security professionals around the world. So to learn more about what "best practices" really are and what businesses can do, we spoke with Hanson Information Systems Systems Administrator Chris Ratcliffe. | Read More »

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Hanson Headlines - Ransomware Protections
Cyber security is a serious threat in today's connected world. This issue of Hanson Headlines details ransomware: what it is, what it does, and what your business can do to prevent the threat of a security breach. | Read More »

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Announcement - Ransomware Infections Rise
This announcement explains the recent increase in ransomware infections, particularly cryptolocker.  It explains what it is, how to prevent it, and what to do if an infection occurs. | Read More »

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