800.884.7559
Request a Proposal

Blog Posts

Cyber Security
If you’re looking for...

Educational and informative industry content
Resources to help you choose a new IT partner
Examples of our success working with clients

Blog Post Category: Cyber Security

Creating a Strong Human Firewall

Cybersecurity is more than just technology – it's about employee awareness and vigilance. You're only as strong as your weakest link. Having regular cyber risk training and continuous phishing campaigns can help create a human firewall within your organization. It's crucial to ensure that every member of your team, especially those with access to critical […]

Read More
Cybercrime Syndicates

Organized crime has evolved in the digital age. Hackers are no longer just lone wolves looking for a thrill. The growth of the digital economy has transformed the criminal landscape, leading to the emergence of global cybercrime syndicates. These cybercriminals are not just tech-savvy individuals; they are aligning themselves with criminal bosses who possess the […]

Read More
Phishing Risks for Small & Medium Business

What is Phishing? Phishing is the attempt to hack or breach information using a connected device. It is the most prevalent type of social engineering attack. Phishing risks to businesses - small and medium businesses in particular - remain very high and are increasing. Are Phishing Attacks Effective? Recently, A Quebec-based security company sent 1 […]

Read More
Social Engineering

“Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people.”- Bruce Schneier, Author and Cryptographer Picture this: A Zephyr Networks Client received a text message from his manager. The manager hadn't sent it. It was a social engineering hacking attempt referred to as "Executive Phishing" or "CEO Fraud". The hacker used publicly available company organizational information to get the […]

Read More
Business IT Agility

Agility: the ability to move quickly and easily. While IT Agility is a much sought-after ideal, Zephyr Networks finds this methodology can be elusive for small and medium businesses.  IT employees overwhelmed with day-to-day issues, have little time for strategic planning.  IT scalability, flexibility and security assessments can be difficult to prioritize. Zephyr Networks offers […]

Read More
Digital Employee Experience

Poor Digital Employee Experience (DEX) can be a Root Cause of Employee Attrition As an IT services provider, Zephyr Networks meets many business employees who struggle with difficult digital experience.  Poor digital employee experience (DEX) can reduce productivity, lessen morale and increase frustration. For many reasons, internal IT personnel are not able to adequately resolve […]

Read More
Microsoft 365 Price Increase

Microsoft 365 Commercial License Price Increases What: Effective March 1, 2022 Microsoft 365 commercial licenses will increase in price – from 8.5% to 25%. Effective June 30, 2022 Microsoft's New Commerce Experience (NCE) is "strongly encouraging" customers to move away from monthly term subscriptions by implementing a 20% pricing premium for clients still using month-to-month […]

Read More
5 Keys to Assessing IT Performance

Information Technology (IT) is mission critical.  Day-to-day operations are completely reliant on IT.  Corporate success and IT success is inter-dependent; now more than ever. Time to assess IT performance for your business. How is your IT department doing?  Do you really know?  Can you accurately assess? Absolutely.  You can assess your IT department by knowing […]

Read More
Eliminate Your Largest Security Threat By Training Your Employees

When it comes to cybersecurity, employee training is a step that many employers neglect or undervalue. Too many companies think that installing a suite of antivirus and anti-malware software is enough to protect them from malicious attackers, but in the world of phishing scams and social engineering attacks that just isn’t enough. Uneducated and untrained employees can be the largest […]

Read More
A Note From Our President: Zephyr’s New Service Offering

Here at Zephyr, we are always staying on top of new technology and the changing cybersecurity environment. As we move into the next quarter, I wanted to share some exciting updates with you about our Cyber Security and Managed IT Services. 2020 has been challenging, but the Zephyr Team looks at challenges as an opportunity […]

Read More
phonecrossmenuarrow-down linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram