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February 26, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Hackers gain access to Florida water treatment plant – Can they gain access to your organization?

Last week a town in Florida made headlines when they experienced one of the biggest threats to public safety through a cyber attack. The cyber threat to critical infrastructure has been increasing steadily as hackers or lone individuals better understand how to exploit operational technology in addition to IT systems. As demonstrated by this attack, foundational security activities may have mitigated this risk. The attack has shined light on the importance of maintaining a secure infrastructure.

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February 18, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Crypton Mobile Success Story

Crypton Mobile was looking for an IT partner that could assist in 24x7x365 monitoring solutions. Corsica Technologies operates two geographically redundant Security Operation Centers (SOC) located in Augusta Georgia and Fort Wayne Indiana staffed by our team of experts that specialize in delivering security monitoring services.

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February 11, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Cybersecurity and Compliance for Financial Institutions

The cost of cyberattacks in the banking industry reached $18.3 million annually per company in 2020. In addition to monetary loss, a cybersecurity breach can also cause reputational damage that can make it difficult for businesses to earn new clients and customers. Maintaining the highest level of security is vital for ensuring that not only your customers’ data remains protected but also that your business can remain being seen as trustworthy.

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January 27, 2021 | Ross Fillipek

Shining a Light on the Dark Web

The Dark Web is the portion of the World Wide Web that runs atop darknets. These are special networks that are overlaid onto the Internet but are inaccessible without special software, configurations, or authorization to access.

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January 22, 2021 | John Worthman

Should I Outsource My Company’s IT to a Managed Service Provider?

The reliance on IT and cybersecurity solutions has never been greater with cybersecurity attacks continuing to rise. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, a cyber-attack incident will occur every 11 seconds in 2021. This is nearly twice the rate in 2019, and four times the rate in 2016.

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January 8, 2021 | Robert Smith

What Level of Cybersecurity Do DoD Contractors Need to Meet New CMMC Certification Regulations?

This year, the Department of Defense issued the official version of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC), which outlines cybersecurity regulations that must be adhered to by all DoD contractors. These measures have been put in place in order to verify that there is an appropriate level of cybersecurity present in all businesses that have […]

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December 10, 2020 | Lizzie Danielson

Leading COVID vaccine producer targeted by cybercriminals AstraZeneca

Healthcare organizations have not been immune to the plague of cybersecurity-related issues in 2020. These issues range from malware that compromises the integrity of systems in place, to phishing scams that prey on employee negligence tricking employees to click on malware attachments that allow malicious code to be downloaded to the victim's computers

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December 7, 2020 | Delano Collins

Tis the Season to Be Folly

With the biggest holiday of the year just around the corner, so is the most dramatic increase in holiday cyberattacks. In 2019, Carbon Black reported a 57.5% increase in cybersecurity attacks. In 2020 we expect that hackers will continue to capitalize on the increased internet traffic that comes with online holiday shopping.

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November 18, 2020 | Lizzie Danielson

Mayo Clinic Sued Over Breach of Patient Health Records

90% of data breaches are caused by human error and the breach that Mayo Clinic recently had has proved to be no different with an employee accessing patient data incorrectly. Security Awareness training helps reduce the risk of your organization from being a headline.

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November 13, 2020 | Lizzie Danielson

Center for Developmental Services Success Story

Center for Developmental Services partners with Corsica Technologies as their trusted Managed IT Provider ensuring their employees are trained in HIPAA Compliance and Security Awareness best practices to avoid a breach of data.

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