Day: February 23, 2024

Episode 24: Understanding Cybersecurity with Eric Pinto

Cybersecurity is a hot topic these days and it is here to stay! Your business needs to be secured from within; every link in the chain is important to keep things in as safe as possible. RECAP: Understanding CyberSecurity with Eric Pinto: The complexity of cybersecurity can be overwhelming, but experts are available to simplify…

Introducing Synetek’s Proactive Tool: Synbot

Meet Synbot, our Synetek Proactive Tool! Synbot, our innovative Synetek Proactive Tool, is a game-changer in the realm of IT automation! By seamlessly combining various tools, it revolutionizes day-to-day IT tasks, ensuring a streamlined and efficient workflow. From monitoring systems, updating software, to proactively identifying and addressing potential issues, Synbot takes care of it all…

Social Engineering
Social Engineering: Recognizing and Preventing Common Tactics

In today’s interconnected world, businesses have become prime targets for cybercriminals. While advanced security measures are essential, on the business side they are typically addressed by a good IT provider, cyber attackers often exploit a different vulnerability – human behavior. Social engineering is a cunning technique cybercriminals employ to manipulate and deceive individuals into divulging…

The Risks of Social Engineering

Protecting Your Business from Social Engineering Attacks: Stay One Step Ahead! In today’s interconnected world, where technology plays a pivotal role in every aspect of business operations, cyber threats are becoming increasingly sophisticated. Among these threats, social engineering attacks stand out as a dangerous tactic used by cybercriminals to exploit human vulnerabilities. In this blog…

Synbot and Windows Updates

As part of our efforts to automate, be proactive, and due to feedback we have received, we have enabled a pop-up banner that will show on workstations through our Synetek Proactive Tool (SYNBOT). If the computer has Windows updates/patching pending and it needs to reboot (image below), you will be prompted to either reboot now…

Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server
Navigating the End of an Era: Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server

    In the dynamic world of technology, change is inevitable. Just as seasons change, so do the technologies we rely on. Today, we find ourselves bidding farewell to the venerable operating system Windows Server 2012 and its trusted companion, SQL Server. As these operating systems reach their end of life, it’s time for us…