IT Security in COVID: Are Your Computers Safe From Being Hacked?

When you think of a spam email, you might imagine something that can easily be recognized as a scam. Nowadays, it’s not nearly that simple. Spam emails used to be easy to spot due to poor grammar or poor email formatting, but scammers have gotten a lot better at simulating real emails. Even tech-savvy professionals can fall prey to well-crafted scams if they aren’t being careful. In fact, these scams have become so frequent and harmful that the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency recently declared an “imminent and …

WannaCry Notice – Statement From Entec Systems President Anthony Ennas

Entec has been monitoring the situation with the WannaCry worm and has taken the appropriate steps to ensure this virus does not proliferate within our customer base.  To date Entec Systems has seen no infections of the WannaCry worm within its customer base. As a managed service customer of Entec Systems, security protocols are followed to ensure security against known threats. These protocols are: Blocking of all SMB traffic at the Firewall Maintaining current patches on all supported Operating Systems Enhanced Email filtering Current Anti-Virus Software If an infection does …