Keep Your Passwords Safe and Your Information Safer!

How can you save your passwords and still keep your information safe?!

Password safety is something that is only mentioned when you want a strong password that is more than 8 characters, has at least one number, and has a special character in it.  Nothing that will be too obviously like “password1!”  that you use repetitively. Your information deserves to be protected without worrying about having to just write your passwords down on a post-it.
One thing that is challenging is that you want to store your many of passwords without the fear of hackers. 
But no one just wants to have software they know nothing about.

Here at PCS, we’re here to help you ease your mind without having a difficult route along the way.

So … What can help with this issue?

A password manager is program that allows users to store, generate, and manage their passwords for local applications and online services. It assists in generating and retrieving complicated passwords, storing the passwords in an encrypted database or calculating them on demand. 
Having this will allow users to change passwords often for safety without forgetting them every time.

Password information should be stored safely with a password manager.  Users don’t want to have to worry about a NEW issue of whether or not the password manager is safe.

We’ve got you covered!

 

Keepass Password Safe is a free and open-source password manager primarily for Windows.
It officially supports macOS and Linux operating systems as well through Mono.

KeePass is a free open source password manager, which helps to manage your passwords in a secure way.
You can store all your passwords in one database, which is locked with a master key.
You only have to remember one single master key to unlock the whole database.


Database files are encrypted using the best and most secure encryption algorithms currently known (AES-256, ChaCha20 and Twofish)
Keepass supports two-factor authentication, and has a Secure Desktop mode.
Password managers are safe, but having Keepass with ensure your information will always stay secure.

 

For more information about password manager or Keepass, call PCS today!

 

 

At Risk For Phishing Emails Throughout Your Business?

 

Do you get those risky phishing emails and want to protect your business data?

We’re here to help!

phishing scams

There are approximately 15 billion spam emails are sent daily and out of those emails, 30% of them are phishing emails that are opened and links are already clicked on. In total, there has been over $12 billion have been lost to phishing and account takeovers. But now, there is something that will help you and your business from unwanted emails and keeping your business safe!

Sentinel, powered by Barracuda.  Sentinel is an AI-based protection that helps with phishing and account takeovers.  This helps with your emailing and helping your company stay protected and risk any attackers getting into your data. We can protect your business from these personalized attacks in real time, with zero impact on network performance. Let’s go over a few different things that Sentinel has in stored for you.

Protection Against Account Takeover and Insider Risk

Barracuda Sentinel’s comprehensive solution to account takeover includes three components: prevention, detection, and remediation. It prevents targeted phishing attacks that bypass traditional email gateways and can lead to collecting credentials. If an account has been compromised, it detects the bizarre behavior and alerts PCS. Finally, it can remediate the attack by removing all of the vicious emails sent by the compromised account from within employee mailboxes with one click.

Real-Time Spear Phishing and Cyber Fraud Defense

At the core of Barracuda Sentinel is the AI engine that detects and blocks spear phishing attacks in real time and identifies the employees inside an organization who are at the highest risk of spear phishing. Keeping ahead of the attackers will keep your business and data safe. Barracuda Sentinel uses artificial intelligence (AI) to learn your communication patterns and identifies abnormalities in metadata and content.  Sentinel combines this messaging intelligence to determine whether a certain email is part of a spear phishing attack. If it is, Barracuda Sentinel quarantines the attacks in real time and alerts the user.

Specialty Fraud Visibility and Protection

DMARC is a protocol that allows PCS to monitor emails sent from your domain. Once DMARC is properly setup, Barracuda Sentinel offers visibility and analysis to help ensure deliverability of real email traffic and prevent unauthorized activity such as spoofed emails.

Everyone is a target for today’s most trickiest threats. Why keep your company at risk any longer? There’s a solutions to the problem, and that is Sentinel powered by Barracuda!

Let us help you get on the right track to making your company more secure by integrating Barracuda Sentinel to your Office 365 account! Contact PCS today.