Sirius Case Study: A Recovery That Began Before a RobinHood Ransomware Attack

The odyssey began with a panicked phone call. A Sirius enterprise client had just experienced complete data loss. The RobinHood ransomware virus infected every Windows instance in his environment. All Windows infrastructure data was impacted, including data for web servers, accounting, claims, payroll, human resources and more. The Sirius solution architect—who designed and implemented the [...]

Why 2020 Will Be the Year of IT Resilience

Why is 2020 expected to be the Year of IT Resilience? Because today more than ever, organizations large and small are demanding: Decreased downtime: How does one address the exponential costs associated with downtime? Cyber-resiliency: The constant growth and ever-evolving nature of threats is staggering. Continuous data protection: Snapshot-style solutions leave gaps in operational efficiencies [...]

5 Ways to Get Wise on Business Email Compromise (BEC)

NPR’s All Things Considered recently ran a story about the persistence of email cybercrimes and the techniques used by cybercriminals to steal money from their victims. This year alone, the U.S. Department of Justice, in collaboration with other government departments, seized nearly $3.7 million stolen through BEC schemes. Scammers still use the oldest trick in [...]