MTG’s IT Blog

Don’t fall for these common social engineering tricks

November 15th, 2023

In an ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape, experts tirelessly develop new defense systems to safeguard individuals and businesses from the relentless pursuit of hackers. But hackers have found an effective way to circumvent even the most robust network security systems: They capitalize on human vulnerabilities, tricking people into divulging sensitive information.

Setting up a guest Wi-Fi network in your office

November 13th, 2023

Does your office regularly get visitors? Chances are that many of these visitors ask to connect to your Wi-Fi for different reasons. In any case, an improper Wi-Fi setup can lead to a frustrating experience for them, and worse, it can put your sensitive data at risk of falling into the hands of malicious entities.

Securing Microsoft 365: A guide to mitigating key risks

November 8th, 2023

With more and more businesses shifting toward cloud computing solutions such as Microsoft 365, understanding the potential security risks and how to mitigate them is essential. While Microsoft 365 offers a suite of productivity tools integrated with advanced security measures, it is not immune to threats.

Proven business continuity strategies to safeguard your operations

November 6th, 2023

Businesses operate in a volatile world where unforeseen events such as cyberthreats and natural disasters can strike at any moment. To ensure your company’s survival, it’s essential to have the following business continuity strategies in place.

Back up your data

The most effective way to ensure business continuity is to back up your data regularly.

5 Tips for secure customer data collection

November 3rd, 2023

Much of business centers on giving people what they want. This means understanding customers’ interests and needs by accumulating and organizing customer data. However, the methods you use to collect that data need to abide by data privacy laws. Breaching those laws can incur fines, penalties, and loss of reputation.

How to boost cybersecurity when working remotely

November 1st, 2023

Remote work has become the norm, and it brings a host of benefits to both employees and employers. However, working outside of a traditional office environment introduces unique security challenges. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to improve your and your employees’ cybersecurity while working remotely.

What makes VoIP phishing cybercriminals’ weapon of choice?

October 25th, 2023

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phishing, a technique that involves manipulating VoIP technology to trick users into giving up sensitive information, has become a favored tool in every cybercriminal’s arsenal. But why is this so? Let’s take a look at the reasons scammers choose this nefarious activity over other schemes.

Shaping future workforces with the human cloud

October 24th, 2023

The future of work is here, and it’s digital, dynamic, and decentralized. The human cloud, often likened to the gig economy, is a pivotal force behind this transformation. As businesses seek flexible, cost-effective solutions to meet their workforce needs, the human cloud has emerged as a game-changing trend.