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Hackers Are Using DDOS Attacks To Profit Off Businesses

Distributed Denial of Service Attacks (DDOS) have been used by hackers since the earliest days of the web. Get enough internet-connected devices to ping a server at the same time, and you ...

HI Tech Hui Newsletter Feature: HTH Services

No matter how you slice it, HI Tech Hui is here for your IT and Cybersecurity needs to provide you PIECE of mind. MANAGED SERVICES - HI Tech Hui strives to provide a superior managed services program that not only ...

4 Questions Your IT Services Company Should Be Able To Say “Yes” To

Out with the old and in with the new! For far too long, small businesses have taken an old-school approach to IT services ...

Why Your Business Is The PERFECT Target For Hackers - And What You Need To Do NOW To Protect Yourself

  Why Your Business Is The PERFECT Target For Hackers ... And What You Need To Do NOW To Protect Yourself   Everybody gets hacked, ...

Watch Out for Egregor Ransomware Now Hitting The Scene

A new ransomware strain burst onto the scene in September of this year (2020). Dubbed 'Egregor' by the research team at Digital Shadows who discovered it, it has already claimed more than ...

HI Tech Hui Newsletter - Our Message - Nov/Dec 2020 Volume 39

“I hate Coronavirus” said my 7 year old daughter. “I understand”, I said. “But, we need to find the good in it.  Tell me one good thing that came out of this.” Her response was a strong “Nothing”. Prompting further, ...

People Are Paying Ransomware Attackers In Large Numbers In 2020

Hackers have increasingly gravitated to ransomware attacks in 2020, as being one of the best and most reliable paths to a payday. That brings to mind an interesting question though. Naturally, the ...

Some Businesses Are Dangerously Avoiding Critical IT Security Updates

How good is your IT staff at staying current when it comes to applying all the latest security patches? Unfortunately, the answer for most businesses is, "probably not as good as you ...

HI Tech Hui Newsletter - Our Message - Oct 2020 Volume 38

I Really Don’t Like Cybersecurity Awareness Month I know, I know – I'm the Head of Cybersecurity for our firm. I’m constantly promoting cybersecurity awareness and yet I have such strong negative feelings towards a month dedicated to it? Here’s how I see it. To ...

HI Tech Hui Newsletter - Our Message - Sept 2020 Volume 37

CEO Fraud. The Billion Dollar Scam Last month I shared a story about a social media scam. This month I want to share a story about a type of Business Email scam called CEO Fraud. “CEO Fraud is a scam in which ...