Net-Security.org recently posted an interesting article regarding IT Security compromises in healthcare. Scary figures: -49,917 unique events of a malicious nature took place within the healthcare IT environment during the period when intelligence was gathered; this was a small sample of the data gathered during that period. -Networks and devices at 375 U.S.-based healthcare-related organizations

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If you’re using a Linksys router at home, or worse, in your office, please ensure it’s running the most recent firmware. At PrecisionBS, we recommend Sonicwall routers to our Clients, and perform regular maintenance to ensure they’re operating properly and running the latest firmware. Just like Windows Security Patches, firmware updates often address bugs and

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Our Ebensburg office just received notification from Comcast that they’ll be preforming planned maintenance tonight, between midnight and 5am. If you’re a Comcast subscriber in the Ebensburg area, this may affect yours as well.

Today @ 3:45PM EST we received multiple reports of servers being offline. After further investigation, it appears there is an Internet backbone provider network routing issue affecting access to our servers, even though our data center utilizes redundant providers (Level3, Verizon, Global Crossing, etc.). We’ve discussed this outage with our data center Network Engineers, who

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PrecisionBS recommends Sonicwall business-class routers for our Clients. Additionally, we perform regular maintenance on our Clients’ routers to ensure not only that the firmware is current but that Security Services are enabled and properly configured. Give us a call to learn more about Sonicwall firewalls and how they can help secure your network. Read More

Target used a free anti-virus program to protect their systems. We see how well that worked out. Precision Business Solutions utilize and recommend AVG and Malwarebytes Professional, coupled with Sonicwall Gateway Security, to keep our systems protected from viruses and spyware. Computer World Article

We’d like to congratulate Tom Krcha from Bud’s Auto Sale’s, as he’s our January Helpdesk Ticket Survey winner! Tom will receive a $100 Sheetz Gift Card as a Thank You for taking the time to complete our short satisfaction survey. Helpdesk Results: How satisfied were you with the technician’s expertise and knowledge? 4.76 How satisfied

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