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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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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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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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