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May 13, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

How Security Awareness Training Can Help your Business Comply With the New York SHIELD Act.

Cybersecurity is a necessity for any business today. Organizations that handle private data such as financial or medical information have long been required to safeguard it. But now New York’s SHIELD Act is tightening the regulations for that security.

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May 10, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Heather McLarney and Haley Montgomery of Corsica Technologies Recognized for Leadership and Achievements on CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel List

Corsica Technologies, recognized as one of the top managed IT and cybersecurity providers, announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Heather McLarney, CMO, and Haley Montgomery, marketing director, to the highly-respected Women of the Channel list for 2021. The list recognizes the unique strengths, vision and achievements of leaders in the IT channel.

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May 7, 2021 | Nathan Maederer

DoD Releases New CMMC Score Requirements

New CMMC Interim Rule goes into effect on November 30th and new regulations require all contractors to publish their score representing their NIST 800-171 compliance progress before they can receive a contract.

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April 29, 2021 | Ross Fillipek

Why Does Microsoft’s End of Life (EOL) Matter?

Microsoft officially ended support for Windows 7 in January of 2020. When Microsoft ends support for a product, they stop providing patches and critical software updates, which leaves your servers and network vulnerable to hackers. It's important for your organization to stay up to date with end of life dates as it pertains to your organizations cybersecurity.

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April 13, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

CRN Names Corsica Technologies to Its 2021 MSP 500 List

Corsica Technologies recognized as on of the nation's top managed IT and cybersecurity providers by the CRN a brand of The Channel Company. This is the fourth time in a row that Corsica Technologies has been named to the list and the second year in the Managed Security 100 category.

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April 1, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Ransomware 101- How Much Is Your Data Worth to You?

Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or malware, designed to deny access to a computer system or data until a ransom is paid. Ransomware typically spreads through phishing emails or by unknowingly visiting an infected website.

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March 22, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Corsica Technologies Earns Coveted SOC 2 Certification for Cybersecurity and Managed Services

Corsica Technologies recognized as one of the top managed IT and cybersecurity providers in the world, announced today that the company has successfully achieved the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type 1 certification for both its cybersecurity and managed IT services.

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March 17, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Hackers Demand $1.75M in North Carolina Ransomware Attack

Allergy Partners, an Asheville, N.C.-based healthcare provider, fell victim to a ransomware attack that lasted 8 days. According to reports, hackers infected Allergy Partners' computer systems with ransomware and demanded a $1.75 million payment in exchange for giving the clinic access to its own encrypted data.

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March 11, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

Quality Assurance & Regulatory Compliance Provider Medpoint partners with Corsica Technologies

Medpoint chose a partnership with Corsica is that it felt like a perfect fit culturally as our team of experts are locally based and eager to help with any of their IT concerns.

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March 4, 2021 | Lizzie Danielson

HIPAA Cybersecurity Incentivized in New Safe Harbor Law

The HIPAA Safe Harbor bill amends the HITECH Act to require HHS to consider whether a covered entity or business associate has met recognized cybersecurity practices when HHS makes certain determinations, such as whether to bring an enforcement action. Under this new legislation, HHS will take into account whether an organization has been using recognized HIPAA cybersecurity best practices to comply with the HIPAA Security Rule.

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