Cyber Security

6 Security Reminders for Home and Work

2017-05-24T08:39:59+00:00 May 24th, 2017|

The cover story, “‘Cause We Are Living in a Digital World,” in the Spring 2017 issue of Security Smart Newsletter has a great refresher of six security tips to keep in mind every time you go online. These are worth repeating and sharing because “the more devices, apps and online services [...]

8 Tips to Avoid Tax Season Scams

2017-03-13T08:48:52+00:00 March 13th, 2017|

The feature article in the winter 2017 issue of Security Smart Newsletter, is This Tax Season, Skip the Scams. It features eight tips for staying secure this tax season from Tyler Moffitt. It’s not only timely advice because of the time of year, but because it provides education to defend [...]

Private clouds are cheaper and safer than public clouds

2016-11-28T08:08:23+00:00 November 28th, 2016|

The choice of using private or public cloud solutions take into account many factors, and while price is an important one, it fights value, customer experience, and functionality for its place on the top three decision points to purchase. When it comes to using cloud computing as part of your overall [...]

Fpweb.net expands global infrastructure with Sydney data center

2016-11-07T08:40:56+00:00 November 7th, 2016|

Fpweb.net, a managed cloud computing and security services company based in Fenton, Missouri, has expanded its global infrastructure to include a data center in Sydney, Australia. Fpweb.net adds this Asia Pacific location to its global infrastructure that already includes data centers in Frankfurt, London, St. Louis, and Kansas City. All Fpweb.net data [...]

Fpweb.net adds international compliance certifications to fortify security offerings

2016-10-24T09:08:34+00:00 October 24th, 2016|

Fpweb.net has added EU Privacy Shield, FedRAMP, and ITAR certifications to its list of compliance certifications that already includes HIPAA compliance for healthcare information, PCI and SOX compliance for financial information, and Cloud Security Alliance membership. The Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) is a government-wide program that provides [...]

Fpweb.net expands global infrastructure with Frankfurt data center

2016-09-19T09:21:13+00:00 September 19th, 2016|

Fpweb.net, a managed cloud computing and security services company based in Fenton, Missouri, has expanded its global infrastructure to include a data center in Frankfurt, Germany. Fpweb.net adds this European location to its global infrastructure that already includes data centers in London, St. Louis, and Kansas City. All Fpweb.net data [...]

Don’t forget the front desk part of cyber security

2016-09-06T10:23:40+00:00 September 6th, 2016|

There is an article in the Summer 2016 issue of Security Smart about a security consultant who was hired to infiltrate a company’s buildings and networks to assess the effectiveness of its security procedures. He walked in off the street and told the lady at the front desk that there [...]

Provide a secure and consistent digital workspace with Secure VDI

2016-08-29T10:07:01+00:00 August 29th, 2016|

The previous post here, Meet compliance standards for regulated industries with Secure VDI, explained how Secure Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) meets the managed access compliances for regulated or  sensitive data industries, such as healthcare and financial organizations. Building off of that, Secure VDI allows for a dedicated desktop profile on [...]