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How a Defense in Depth Cybersecurity Strategy Benefits Your Enterprise

Let’s paint a picture of the cybersecurity threat landscape: 

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
June 14, 2022

Network Segmentation Best Practices You Need to Know

When it comes to tackling a large plan or course of action, it’s helpful to break it down into..

Nilton Gonzalez
Nilton Gonzalez
June 9, 2022

Protect Your Workforce with These Email Security Tips

Your company’s email communications might be helpful and/or overwhelming, depending on how quickly..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
May 31, 2022

What Is an Acceptable Use Policy? (+ How to Write One)

The internet is a wonderful, complicated place for enterprises and individuals. On one hand,..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 25, 2022

Private Companies Need to Step Up their Cyber Defense Strategies Before the Federal Government Steps In

When it comes to cybersecurity, every single organization benefits from fortifying its cyber..

Nilton Gonzalez
Nilton Gonzalez
May 3, 2022

Secure Your Enterprise's IoT: Internet of Things Cybersecurity Tips

Whether you’re aware of it or not, the Internet of Things (IoT) is likely an active feature of your..

Nilton Gonzalez
Nilton Gonzalez
February 8, 2022

Why Multi-Factor Authentication Is Vital to Securing Your Enterprise

In a world where cybersecurity threats, hacks, and breaches are exponentially increasing in..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 26, 2022

What Is XDR? How It Differs from MTTD & MTTR

Cybersecurity automation has led to breakthrough solutions to mitigate the growing number of..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
January 18, 2022

How to Choose the Best GRC Tools for Your Enterprise

A recent study anticipates that there will be 55.7 billion connected devices by 2025, of which 75%..

Nilton Gonzalez
Nilton Gonzalez
January 4, 2022

The 2021 Cybersecurity Round Up You Need to Stay Informed

2021 was a monumental year for the cybersecurity field as record numbers of breaches, startling..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
December 30, 2021

3 Ways to Improve Mobile Device Security to Protect Your Enterprise

At least 40% of the world’s mobile devices are inherently vulnerable to cyberattacks. Do you have..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
December 27, 2021

4 Steps to Improve Your Vulnerability Management Process

You’ve probably heard this statistic before, but it’s worth repeating: cybersecurity attacks are up..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 21, 2021

5 Benefits of Security Automation (+ How to Get Started)

How much of your internal IT team’s day is spent clicking the same buttons on the same tasks over..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
November 30, 2021

What Is a Cloud Access Security Broker? (+ How It Benefits Your Enterprise)

The cloud is ever more integrated into every component of our daily lives and work operations. Over..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 18, 2021

What Is Security Service Edge (SSE)? (+ Why Your Enterprise Needs It)

As new threats develop and cybercriminals become ever more sophisticated in their attacks, your..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
November 2, 2021

What Is a Container? (+ How It Differs From a VM)

Containers are rapidly being adopted by organizations worldwide. According to Research and Markets,..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 20, 2021

Purple Teaming: How Purple Teams Help Protect Your Data

According to a recent study, 68% of business leaders feel their cybersecurity risks are increasing...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 12, 2021

How To Achieve IT Compliance (+ How It Differs from IT Security)

Achieving IT security compliance begins with understanding what types of compliance standards apply..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
September 30, 2021

How to Build a Strong Enterprise Security Architecture Framework to Protect Your Business

Did you know that cybercrime has increased by over 600% since the start of the pandemic in 2020?..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 23, 2021

5 FAQs about DRaaS (+ How It Supports Enterprise Growth)

As the frequency and intensity of natural disasters and cyberattacks increases each year, it’s..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
September 15, 2021

Five Metrics to Increase the ROI of Penetration Testing

Cybercrime is projected to cost the world $10.5 trillion annually by 2025. How much will your..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
August 11, 2021

The Do's and Don'ts of Hiring a vCISO

As the cybersecurity landscape continues to evolve and new threats continue to emerge, having a..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
July 28, 2021

How Much Would A Ransomware Attack Cost For Your Company?

Is your organization prepared for a ransomware attack? In 2020 alone, ransomware attacks surged by..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
July 15, 2021

Data Overload & How Vulnerability Management Teams Are Dealing With Data Floods

For some time now, vulnerability management teams have dealt with the periodic release of the data..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
May 12, 2021

What is MTTD & MTTR and How MTTD & MTTR Can Define Your S.O.C

Whether your organization has its own internal Security Operations Center (SOC), Internal Security..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
April 22, 2021

Properly Securing Secure Socket Shell (SSH)

Secure Socket Shell (SSH), or Secure Shell, or as most people call it, is a network protocol that..

Phillip Tarrant
Phillip Tarrant
March 23, 2021

How to Make a Check Point Firewall Cluster Give You The Cluster Status in The Expert Prompt

Have you ever logged into a Palo Alto firewall cluster, noticed that it tells you the HA status in..

David Barker
David Barker
March 17, 2021

What We Know: SolarWinds Attack (+Lessons To Be Learned) I Compuquip

As the story continues to unfold and we come to understand more about what really occurred at..

Phillip Tarrant
Phillip Tarrant
February 18, 2021

Docker Forensics & Why You Shouldn’t Overlook Misconfigurations In Your Containers

D ocker is already popular, and with the explosive growth of Kubernetes, it's not going anywhere..

Phillip Tarrant
Phillip Tarrant
February 10, 2021

Using SIEM Wildcard to Manage Searches and Alarms on LogRhythm

As we all know, one of the SIEM tool’s primary duties is to maintain a log of all activities going..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
January 27, 2021

Understanding & Tuning The Ring Buffer on a Check Point Firewall I Compuquip

Is your firewall dropping allowed traffic unexpectedly, without logging? Does it seem like your..

David Barker
David Barker
January 25, 2021

Is XDR The Next Big Thing In Cybersecurity?

Welcome to 2021, and welcome to another year of new and emerging technologies. Although XDR rose to..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
January 21, 2021

Upgrade & Hotfix a Cluster With Check Point's Central Deployment Tool

The Check Point Central Deployment Tool (CDT) is a utility that builds on the subject of my last..

David Barker
David Barker
November 27, 2020

AskAnEngineer: Is A SASE Model The Future For Organizations?

If you haven’t already heard, secure access service edge (SASE for short) is what Gartner refers to..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
November 25, 2020

CRO Ricardo Panez to Become Compuquip President & COO

With over two years in the books now, Ricardo Panez has been instrumental to our expansions across..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
October 28, 2020

Using the Check Point Remote Installation Daemon for Firewall System Administration

Long a feature of multitasking operating systems, a daemon is a computer program that runs in the..

David Barker
David Barker
October 26, 2020

Why Your Business Needs Cloud Security Posture Management

As a cybersecurity community, we cannot forget about the human aspect of this profession. Even the..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
October 22, 2020

Say Hello to Our New Director of Services, Abrael Delgado!

Since joining the Compuquip team in 2015, Abrael has fostered an environment within our services..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
October 15, 2020

Pros + Cons to Consider Before Migrating to The Cloud

For years now, the thought of migrating to “The Cloud” is one that many organizations shared..

Jose Bormey
Jose Bormey
September 23, 2020

How to Clear RAM Memory Cache, Buffer, and Swap Space on a Check Point Firewall

Does your firewall seem like it is always low on memory?  Does it get sluggish at times and seem..

David Barker
David Barker
September 21, 2020

Phishing: The Common Culprit

This blog post will describe the concept of Phishing and how attackers configure deceiving sites to..

Alberto Rodriguez
Alberto Rodriguez
August 12, 2020

Securing Machine Learning Systems to Avoid Security Risks

If you are an organization that uses machine learning (ML), plans to use ML, or works with vendors..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
August 4, 2020

4 Biggest Worries for Remote Workers and How to Address Them

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a massive and sudden transition from office-based work to remote..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 21, 2020

Building the Right Incident Response Team for Your Business

A cybersecurity incident is one of the most frightening risks facing an organization, especially..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 16, 2020

What is a Penetration Test and How Does it Work?

Cybersecurity companies offer a wide range of services to their customers to prevent the majority..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 14, 2020

Vulnerability Testing Tools You Should Be Using

Companies face a broad range of cybersecurity threats with becoming more dependent on the internet,..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 1, 2020

What is Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)?

Managing access to enterprise networks is a major challenge for today’s organizations. With more..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 23, 2020

Preventing DDoS Attacks Amidst the Covid-19 Outbreak

Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks are one of the oldest and most effective forms of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 18, 2020

How to Prepare for a Cybersecurity Audit

Today’s organizations face an extensive and ever-shifting array of security risks when it comes to..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 16, 2020

Zero Trust Network Access: What It Is & Why You Need It

Remote network security is a major priority for today’s organizations as they continue to manage..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 28, 2020

What is a Security Breach (and How to Recover From One)?

Sooner or later, no matter how strong your company’s defenses are, someone will manage to..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 15, 2020

COVID-19 Cybersecurity Threats You May Have Overlooked

Maintaining a strong cybersecurity posture is more important than ever before as the COVID-19..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 7, 2020

What Are Managed SD-WAN Services and Why Should You Care?

Today’s organizations depend on their network services more than ever. Over the last decade, those..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 5, 2020

How Can Your Business Avoid COVID-19 Cyber Scams?

As organizations struggle to cope with the intense pressures of the COVID-19 outbreak, many of them..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 30, 2020

COVID-19 Cybersecurity Tips: Securing Confidential Data

While the public health and economic consequences of COVID-19 continue to dominate the headlines,..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 28, 2020

How To Protect Your Cyber Infrastructure Amidst Coronavirus

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus has caught many organizations off guard and forced..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 23, 2020

What is SASE and Why Should You Care?

Network security has come a long way from the days of on-premises mainframes locked away in a..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 21, 2020

What You Need to Know About Cybersecurity Risk Assessments

Today’s organizations don’t want to be in the dark when it comes to identifying potential risks..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 16, 2020

What is a Security Audit? [+ The Best Times to Run One]

Today’s organizations depend heavily upon their IT networks to deliver both products and services...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 14, 2020

What is IT Asset Management (ITAM) & Why is It Important?

Your IT assets come in all shapes and sizes. From the obvious (computers, routers, and other..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 9, 2020

How to Create an Effective Disaster Recovery Plan

When most people think of disaster recovery, they tend to think of big natural disasters, such as..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 7, 2020

Compuquip & SentinelOne Partner for Endpoint Protection

Compuquip Cybersecurity is excited to announce that we’ve partnered with SentinelOne to deliver..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 2, 2020

8 Insider Threat Indicators to Watch out For

There are many kinds of cyber threats that companies have to watch out for. However, one of the..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 31, 2020

5 Reasons Compuquip is A Global Leading Netskope Partner

Compuquip Cybersecurity works with many different security vendors to provide best-in-class..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 26, 2020

Coronavirus & Cybersecurity: Our Advice for Working Remotely

As the COVID 19 coronavirus pandemic continues to intensify, more and more organizations are..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 25, 2020

How Emotet is Evolving to Exploit Coronavirus Panic

The early months of 2020 have been defined by the rapid spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, which..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 13, 2020

Top 5 Computer Security Vulnerabilities - Compuquip

Cybercriminals are constantly seeking to take advantage of your computer security vulnerabilities...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 10, 2020

7 Cloud Security Challenges and Risks to Be Aware Of

The “cloud” (a term for remote computing resources) has become an inextricable part of modern..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 5, 2020

Compuquip's Abrael Delgado to Become Our New MSSP Manager

A veteran to his country and to the world of cybersecurity, Abrael Delgado has been a essential..

Compuquip Cybersecurity
Compuquip Cybersecurity
February 21, 2020

What is GRC? (+Building the Best GRC Framework)

If you work in or around enterprise security circles long enough, you may come across the term..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 20, 2020

How to Overcome Cloud Security Challenges [+ Solutions]

The “cloud” has become an inseparable part of daily life for both individuals and organizations...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 18, 2020

Top 9 Cybersecurity Threats and Vulnerabilities - Compuquip

Every business is under constant threat from a multitude of sources. From the biggest Fortune 500..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 13, 2020

8 Cybersecurity Threats to Watch Out for in 2020

They say that hindsight is 20/20, but when it comes to cybersecurity in 2020, foresight is crucial...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 11, 2020

What is S/MIME and How Does It Work? | Compuquip

If you’re wondering “what is S/MIME?” after reading the title of this post, don’t worry, you’re not..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 6, 2020

Firewall Security: How to Protect Your Network from Firewall Hacking

Firewall security measures are one of the most basic cyber protection tools that organizations of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 30, 2020

Compuquip’s Ricardo Panez Becomes Chief Revenue Officer

It seems like only yesterday that Ricardo Panez joined the Compuquip team as our Director of Sales...

Compuquip Cybersecurity
Compuquip Cybersecurity
January 28, 2020

SIEM Security Information and Event Management Guide

We’ve talked about SIEM solutions a few times in the Compuquip blog. However, a lot of people still..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 23, 2020

What is a Virtual CISO? How & When the Right Time is to Hire One

What does a CISO do? A chief information security officer (CISO) is the person in an organization..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 21, 2020

The Compuquip Endpoint Security Guide

In business cybersecurity, a network endpoint is any electronic asset that is connected to the..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 14, 2020

5 Need-to-Know Benefits of Hiring a Virtual CISO

Many companies struggle to fill the CISO role—opting instead to run without a dedicated C-level..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 9, 2020

Defining Advanced Persistent Threats: And How to Prevent One

There is a seemingly never-ending stream of cyber threats that organizations of all sizes and..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 7, 2020

A Guide to the Benefits of Managed Security Services

Managed security service providers (MSSPs) can be an invaluable resource for businesses that want..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 2, 2020

Your Foolproof Incident Response Plan [Templates + Examples]

There are many old sayings that highlight the importance of being proactive—such as “a stitch in..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 17, 2019

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Email Security

Email security, like many other forms of network security, is just one part of a complete..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 12, 2019

The Challenges of Managing Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a critical issue for modern businesses of all sizes. Failing to protect your..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 10, 2019

Can Your Patch Management Process Protect Your Business?

Modern software applications, operating systems (OSs), and hardware can all be incredibly..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 5, 2019

What Are the Most Common Threat Intelligence Mistakes?

Threat intelligence is quickly becoming a crucial aspect of proactive cybersecurity strategies...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 3, 2019

What is a Firewall? The Different Firewall Types & Architectures

One of the major challenges that companies face when trying to secure their sensitive data is..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 26, 2019

What Are the Benefits of Network Segmentation?

In a few of my recent posts, I’ve talked a bit about using defense-in-depth strategies featuring..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 26, 2019

How Firewall Monitoring & Management Protects Your Businesses

Firewall monitoring and management is one of the many managed security services that Compuquip..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 21, 2019

How Can You Stop an Advanced Persistent Threat?

Chances are that you’ve heard of advanced persistent threats (APTs) before. What you might not know..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 19, 2019

What is Malware, and How Can You Stop It?

Malware is an ever-present threat for modern organizations and individuals alike. The..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 14, 2019

What is Packet Loss in Network Security?

There are numerous technical issues that can affect an organization’s network. One particular issue..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 12, 2019

Can You Prevent Zero Day Attacks?

Every organization is faced with cyber threats on a daily basis. New malware programs are created..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 7, 2019

How to Prevent Phishing Attacks

Phishing attacks are an evergreen cyber threat that companies continually have to contend with. In..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 5, 2019

What is Scareware and Why is it Dangerous?

These days, there are countless cyber threats that individuals and organizations alike have to keep..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 31, 2019

What Is a Unified Threat Management System?

Unified threat management systems, or UTMs, have become a mainstay of cybersecurity architectures...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 29, 2019

How to Vet a Managed Security Service Provider

So, you’ve created a solid set of selection criteria to find the perfect MSSP to meet your..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 24, 2019

Safe Web Browsing Tips You Need to Know

The internet can be an incredibly useful tool for learning new things, ordering products to be..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 22, 2019

Benefits an MSSP Monitoring & Managing Your Firewall

Managed security service providers (MSSPs) help businesses of all sizes to improve their..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 17, 2019

The Definition of Spoofing and How to Avoid It

At some point in the last few years, you might have come across the term “spoofing attack” in..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 15, 2019

What is EDR and How Can You Use It?

There are countless cybersecurity tools that modern businesses need to counter cybersecurity..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 10, 2019

How to Prevent SQL Injection Attacks

Structured query language (SQL) is a type of computer language used for database management and..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 8, 2019

Avoid Trouble with a GDPR Compliance Checklist

It’s been over a year since the European Union (EU) implemented its General Data Protection..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 3, 2019

What Are Administrative Security Controls?

In any network security strategy, it’s important to choose the right security controls to protect..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 1, 2019

How to Manage Your Firewall Vulnerabilities Now!

Firewalls are one of the most common network security measures used by modern businesses. These..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 24, 2019

4 Network Segmentation Best Practices to Maximize Security

Applying strong network segmentation to create a “defense in depth” strategy for your organization..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 19, 2019

Top Characteristics of a Circuit-Level Gateway

There are many different firewall types. This can be a bit of a challenge for new organizations..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 17, 2019

Top Lessons from Past Network Security Mistakes

Every year, cybersecurity experts look at the previous year’s network security mistakes—the ones..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 10, 2019

What is Risk Management and Why Does It Matter to You?

Everybody wants to know that their businesses are as secure as possible from cybersecurity threats...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 6, 2019

Do SETA Programs Really Protect Your Company?

Security education training and awareness (SETA) programs are one of the cornerstones of many..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 4, 2019

Do Network Threat Detection and Alert Services Really Help?

One of the first questions most people have when they’re told about a cybersecurity solution is:..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 21, 2019

How to Check Your Network Security Compliance Needs

For some businesses, network security compliance requirements can be a major issue. The problem is..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 15, 2019

Can Onsite Cybersecurity Staffing Services Help You?

Many companies across the U.S. are feeling the “brain drain” of the cybersecurity skills gap...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 13, 2019

Be Proactive about Network Security Updates!

Here’s a quick public service announcement from the whole Compuquip team:

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 7, 2019

Do You Need Front Line Support for Your Security Devices?

Security devices can take many forms for a business. From network inspection devices (i.e...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 1, 2019

Who Should You Notify in Case of a Data Breach?

One of the first things that you should do after discovering a data breach (and investigating it)..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 30, 2019

How to Choose the Best Managed SIEM Services

Security information and event management (SIEM) software has become a lynchpin for many companies’..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 24, 2019

4 Reasons Compuquip is A Global Leading Check Point Partner

Check Point Software Technologies LTD is one of the most reliable and trusted security software..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 18, 2019

3 Reasons Why Compuquip Should Be Your Tufin Partner

Tufin is a market-leading provider of security policy orchestration solutions that help companies..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 10, 2019

How to Choose the Right Managed SD-WAN Services

Using a software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) that uses a virtual overlay to abstract the..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 2, 2019

4 Things You Need to Know about Managed Firewall Services

Effective management of your company’s firewall architecture can mean the difference between having..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 26, 2019

3 Reasons Compuquip is Your Best Symantec Partner

Odds are that you’ve heard of Symantec before—the company’s antivirus programs for personal..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 20, 2019

How to Use Custom Alerts to Make SIEM Management Easy

Security information and event management (SIEM) systems are crucial for helping modern businesses..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 18, 2019

How to Integrate an Outsourced Network Security Team

So, you’ve just hired an outsourced network security team to help your company improve its..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 12, 2019

Why Compuquip is Your Global Rapid7 Partner

Being able to provide top-notch cybersecurity services means being able to work with a variety of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
June 6, 2019

What Are the Benefits of SD-WAN?

Software-defined wide area network, or SD-WAN, is a term that many people might not be familiar..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 30, 2019

Why Do You Need a Defense in Depth Cybersecurity Plan?

I want to tell you about the concept of “defense in depth cybersecurity,” wherein an organization..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 28, 2019

Ways to Make Your Cybersecurity Meet HIPAA Compliance

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is one of the most well-known and..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 22, 2019

What Are the Benefits of Managed Security Services?

Managed security service providers (MSSPs) can be an invaluable resource for businesses that want..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 16, 2019

7 of the Best Managed Security Services for Businesses

Managed security services can provide a significant boost to almost any organization’s..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 14, 2019

How to Minimize the Security Impacts of Mobile Devices

Mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptop computers offer an incredible amount of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 8, 2019

Is Managed Security Worth the Cost?

When it comes to business operations, cost is always a factor. For example, businesses often focus..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
May 2, 2019

How to Find Security Vulnerabilities

Cybersecurity is often taken for granted. People assume that their network security is fine as..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 30, 2019

5 Firewall Monitoring Best Practices to Adopt

Having strong firewalls is a basic requirement of business cybersecurity. To get the most out of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 23, 2019

How to Recover from a Network Breach

It is an unfortunate truth that no business network is completely immune to a data security breach...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 16, 2019

3 Best Cybersecurity Tips for Your Business

With new cybersecurity breaches making headlines each year, the importance of protecting your..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 10, 2019

10 Worst Cybersecurity Habits to Stop Immediately

It’s all too easy to fall into bad habits—especially when those habits either make your day a..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
April 4, 2019

What Types of Managed Security Services Do I Need?

The most frequently asked questions that the Compuquip team fields are: “What kinds of managed..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
April 2, 2019

What to Do After a Data Breach

Imagine that you’ve just been told that there was a data breach of your organization. How do you..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 28, 2019

4 Reasons to Have a Meeting with Your MSSP NOW!

Managed security service providers, or MSSPs, are becoming an increasingly common part of modern..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 26, 2019

What is Phishing, and How Can SETA Programs Help?

Odds are that, by now, you’ve heard of the term “phishing” and how it relates to corporate network..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 21, 2019

The Challenges of Firewall Management for Strong Security

Firewalls, sometimes called network security devices, are a core component of any enterprise’s..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 19, 2019

How to Use Forensic Data to Improve Cybersecurity

What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word “forensics?” Odds are, if you’re like..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 14, 2019

The 7 Deadly Cybersecurity Sins You Need to Evade

Everyone makes mistakes. The problem for businesses is that cybersecurity mistakes can often lead..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 12, 2019

Is Your Business in Danger from a Security Gap?

In a perfect world, businesses wouldn’t have to worry about cybersecurity. Instead of worrying..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 7, 2019

What is a Man in the Middle Attack, and How Do I Prevent It?

Modern technologies such as Wi-Fi networks have created enormous convenience for businesses. The..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
March 5, 2019

How Did January Kick Off Threat Protection?

It is often said that each new year brings more cybersecurity threats than the previous one. So,..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 28, 2019

Can a Managed Security Service Provider Help You?

A managed security service provider, or MSSP, is an entity—usually an organization consisting of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 26, 2019

How to Manage SIEM Solutions

Security information and event management tools, or SIEM tools, are a crucial part of modern..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 13, 2019

Is Your IaaS Provider Responsible for Data Breaches in the Cloud?

To keep up with competitors and the pace of modern consumers, businesses need to continuously..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 7, 2019

4 Reasons to Audit Your Network Security Now

A network security audit can be a crucial tool for helping organizations enhance their..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
February 5, 2019

What is a Service Infrastructure and Why Should I Care?

One question that the Compuquip team has had to answer quite a lot in recent years is “what is a..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 31, 2019

3 Types of Network Security You Should Consider Now

Ensuring top-class data security is not a simple task for any organization. Being able to choose..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 24, 2019

Building a Security Education, Training, & Awareness Program

Protecting your business’ most sensitive data takes more than just having the right cybersecurity..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 22, 2019

Why Do You Need a Network Inspection Device?

In an earlier article, I talked about the six building blocks of cybersecurity that every..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
January 17, 2019

The 6 Cybersecurity Building Blocks Everyone Needs

While different companies may have different cybersecurity needs based on their industry and size,..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
January 15, 2019

Top Cybersecurity Services to Think About in 2019

Every year, managed security service providers (MSSPs) like to make projections about trends in..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 8, 2019

Set Your Cybersecurity Resolutions for the New Year!

With a new year comes new cybersecurity threats and challenges to overcome. Cybercriminals are..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
January 3, 2019

Why You Should Join Us at the 2019 RSA Conference

Every year, members of the Compuquip Cybersecurity team join more than 50,000 other people for the..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 28, 2018

4 Cybersecurity Best Practices for Ending the Year

The end of the year is fast approaching. However, while many businesses and their employees are..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 26, 2018

Give Your Business the Gift of Cybersecurity

The end of the year is an excellent time for business leaders to reflect on the events of the past..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 20, 2018

Are Your Cybersecurity Tools Up to Date?

In other posts in the Compuquip Cybersecurity blog, the importance of applying security patches to..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
December 18, 2018

Make Your Company Cyber Secure for the Holidays

There are many holidays that mark the end of the year. For the average person, the holidays are a..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 13, 2018

How Has Your Cybersecurity Awareness Improved?

Cybersecurity Awareness Month has officially ended, and now seems to be as good a time as any to..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 11, 2018

Is Your Cybersecurity Posture Strong or Weak?

If you read enough blogs about cybersecurity (including some of the ones we’ve posted in the past),..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 6, 2018

How to Assess Your Cybersecurity Risks

A major part of cybersecurity awareness is knowing how to assess your company’s cybersecurity..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
December 4, 2018

Is Your Network Haunted by Old Cyber Threats?

Most business owners, managers, and (especially) IT security teams are well aware that they face a..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 29, 2018

Why Flexibility in a Cybersecurity Company Matters

When looking for a cybersecurity company to partner with, what is the first thing you look for? Is..

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
November 27, 2018

Is Cyber Monday Really Cyber Threat Monday?

With Black Friday coming to a close, Cyber Monday begins. But, rather than focusing on shopping for..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 21, 2018

3 Cybersecurity Breach Horror Stories You Need to Hear

Everyone makes mistakes, sooner or later. However, not every mistake results in a..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 20, 2018

Is Your Information Security Ready for Black Friday?

Each year, businesses across America offer special deals for “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” to..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 15, 2018

Escaping the Reactionary Mindset for Cybersecurity

Far too many companies follow an almost purely reactionary mindset when it comes to cybersecurity...

Ricardo Panez
Ricardo Panez
November 13, 2018

3 Ways to Improve Your Cybersecurity Awareness

As Cybersecurity Awareness Month just passed, the team here at Compuquip Cybersecurity thought it..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 8, 2018

How to Choose a Threat Intelligence Solution

So, you’ve decided to invest in a threat intelligence tool to help your company keep ahead of..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 6, 2018

5 Warning Signs You Should Update Your Network Security

Network security should be a constant concern for businesses of all sizes. When a company’s..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
November 1, 2018

What Cybersecurity Nightmares Should Worry You the Most?

Every day, companies face countless cyber threats from a variety of sources—and, unfortunately, no..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 30, 2018

Why Remote Employees Are Your Biggest IT Security Threat

In a few of our previous posts, we’ve talked about “internal IT security threats.” These are..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 25, 2018

5 Clues You’re a Victim of a Network Hack

So, your business has worked diligently to protect itself from online attackers — setting up early..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 23, 2018

October is the Time to Work on Cybersecurity Awareness!

Did you know that October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM)? Well, you do now...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 18, 2018

What You Need to Know About Preventing Ransomware Attacks

Here’s a scenario I want you to picture: You’re sitting at your desk, trying to open your company’s..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 16, 2018

5 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Data Loss Prevention Plan

Preventing the loss or leakage of data is crucial for any modern business. Today’s customers are..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 11, 2018

How to Build an Effective Cyber Threat Intelligence Framework

When it comes to preventing cybersecurity threats from causing damage and disruption to your..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 9, 2018

3 Advantages of Using Co-Managed SIEM

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) software can be an incredibly powerful tool for..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 4, 2018

4 Best Practices for Optimizing Your Security Tools

In a previous post, we talked about how strong cybersecurity isn’t a device, but rather a holistic..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
October 2, 2018

How Businesses Benefit from a Strong Security Architecture

Modern businesses need to have a strong and robust security architecture framework for protecting..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 25, 2018

5 Tips to Prevent Network Security Issues

When it comes to network security issues, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Waiting..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 13, 2018

What Are the Biggest Cybersecurity Threats to Your Business?

The cybersecurity landscape is constantly shifting and evolving as new cybersecurity threats and..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 6, 2018

3 Advantages of a Network Threat Analysis

Every organization faces a number of online threats on a daily basis. Network threat analysis can..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
September 4, 2018

Check Point Names Compuquip Cybersecurity a 4 Star Elite Partner

Check Point Software Technologies LTD is an industry leader in software-based security solutions..

Compuquip Cybersecurity
Compuquip Cybersecurity
August 23, 2018

How to Choose the Best Data Security Solution for Your Enterprise

One common misconception about enterprise cybersecurity is that simply grabbing the “latest and..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 21, 2018

Is Your Company Secure from Cyber Threats?

Here’s a question many chief information security officers (CISOs) are asked by their boards: “How..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
August 16, 2018

3 Things Your CISO Should Be Worried About

The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in any organization has to face a massive burden...

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 14, 2018

3 Reasons Why Cybersecurity is Not a Device

Most businesses get caught up in the latest security buzzwords and simply purchase whatever is the..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
August 9, 2018

How to Secure a Business Network: 10 Easy Steps

Securing your business’ network against intruders can be a difficult, expensive, and time-consuming..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
August 7, 2018

The 4 LEAST Effective IT Security Measures

IT security is a major ongoing issue for every organization. Each and every year seems to set new..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
August 2, 2018

How to Choose the Best Cyber Insurance for Your Business

Modern businesses are under near-constant threat from a variety of online attackers. From thieves..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
July 31, 2018

4 Reasons to Run a Security Program Assessment

If you’re part of a business or nonprofit organization, I have a few questions for you that really..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 26, 2018

3 Tips for Choosing the Right Cybersecurity Solutions Partner

A while back, I wrote a post about some of the warning signs that you might need a new..

Eric Dosal
Eric Dosal
July 24, 2018

4 Elements of a Hurricane Prep Business Continuity Plan

In a recent post, we discussed the need for businesses to set up a disaster recovery (DR) plan for..

Lenny Simon
Lenny Simon
July 19, 2018

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