SDN Blog

Jim Edman at Sioux Falls Cybersecurity Conference

Not surprisingly, attacks intended to disable computer systems in South Dakota schools increase about the time of semester tests. The culprits, presumably, are students who are smart enough to launch Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks but are too lazy or mischievous to study for exams. Read More»

Russian Hacker Cybersecurity Attack Warning

U.S. and British government departments are warning businesses and individuals about a new global cyberattack targeting vulnerable routers and networking equipment across the world. Here's what you and your IT staff might do to protect your business. Read More»

Board Legal Liability in Cybersecurity Breaches

Corporate boards face a legal duty to establish and oversee programs that help protect their companies from liability claims related to data breaches. It's not a new responsibility. Read More»

InfraGard

Despite the large and growing nature of risks, the leaders of some companies still are reluctant to acknowledge the seriousness of cyber threats and are inclined – mostly for financial reasons, apparently - to resist proposals to improve corporate defenses. Read More»

Infographic of the Month

Achieve a consistent, reliable and secure environment while not breaking the bank. Consider cost, availability and expertise while making your decision about managed services for your business. Read More»

Jay Patel, FBI Special Agent

Twenty-five years ago, hackers needed advanced skills to successfully attack businesses on the internet. Online criminals almost needed the equivalent of a master’s degree or a doctorate to be successful. Today, all they need is motivation. Read More»

software & application security

When the subject is cybersecurity, business people are likely to think about phishing or DDoS Attacks. But there are deeper, even more pervasive security concerns that business people who use software applications should also keep in mind. Read More»

Infographic: Elevate Your Network

Cyber Defense For The Win

With the NCAA basketball season championship tournaments going, we thought it would be a fitting time to apply what we know about basketball to what our experts say about the best practices in cybersecurity. Read More»

Cyber questions board members should ask

To be able to avoid serious damages, companies must thoroughly and constantly monitor threats, and then adjust their protective strategies accordingly. That usually means that cybersecurity has to be a priority from board members and owners on down to the company’s team. Read More»

FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation

Sioux Falls area businesses have a rare opportunity to hear one of the nation’s top G-Men March 27. Supervisory Special Agent Jay Patel will open the US Chamber of Commerce event with an unclassified FBI briefing Read More»