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Topic: Data Protection

2019 Data Security Trends

2019 Data Security Trends

It’s 2019, and businesses small and large are on the lookout of potential data security threats. With the rapid development of new technology comes the risks and potential problems it brings, including data breaches and ransomware. With all the buzz about consumer data security and privacy, we predict that 2019 will bring new trends in […]
Top 6 Data Protection Statistics of 2018

Top 6 Data Protection Statistics of 2018

We’ve pulled together six of the most important, informative and astonishing data protection statistics of 2018. These shocking statistics show just how important data protection really is and the effect on companies. From staggering losses caused by ransomware and cybersecurity attacks to the pennies we spend on tape storage, our top statistics of 2018 will […]
Cloud Storage is Not Backup: Find out why your business data may be at risk

Cloud Storage is Not Backup: Find out why your business data may be at risk

Many people and even businesses use cloud storage because it’s convenient, easy to use and often free. Small businesses learn the hard way that cloud storage does not offer the same protection from accidental and costly disruptions as cloud backup. Businesses could be at risk for using cloud storage to protect business data. Learn how […]
Ransomware Protection [Case study]

Ransomware Protection [Case study]

In 2017, 184,000,000 devices were attacked by ransomware worldwide. Companies and individuals on average paid between $500 to $2,000 to attackers to unlock files. However, in one out of four cases, attackers received the money and did not unlock their victim’s files. No one wants to experience the frustration, loss of productivity, and loss of […]
Traditional Climate Controlled Storage

Traditional Climate Controlled Storage

Do you know what kind of storage environment is right for your business? Humidity, temperature, light exposure, and other environmental factors are important factors to consider when planning long-term storage. The terms “temperature controlled” and climate controlled storage” are often used interchangeably, but the differences between the two are large, and the safety of your […]
IT Risk Management

IT Risk Management

Malware, ransomware, natural disasters; the threats to your network are growing daily. Developing an IT risk management plan can mean the difference between the smooth continuation of business and total collapse. Review these 3 tips to learn how you can proactively protect your business against these mounting dangers. What is IT Risk Management? IT Risk […]
3-2-1 Backup

3-2-1 Backup

Data loss can cripple a business. In today’s business environment Ransomware or a natural disaster can strike at any time. Every minute of downtime can cost a business up to $5,600 per minute. Regular backup of information is crucial for any business, that’s why Corodata recommends the 3-2-1 backup. By implementing a 3-2-1 Backup protocol, […]
Endpoint Protection

Endpoint Protection

Your critical business data is distributed across tens, hundreds, thousands of your employees’ desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones. Most companies don’t have a comprehensive solution to this complex problem, leaving them vulnerable. Protect your company and workforce from data loss, data breach, and ransomware with proper endpoint protection. What is Endpoint Protection? Endpoint protection is […]
5 Ransomware Prevention Tips

5 Ransomware Prevention Tips

Ransomware is more prominent, sophisticated, and troublesome than ever. Universities, hospitals, and even government agencies have made headlines as victims of malicious computer viruses. No industry is immune. Review these five ransomware prevention tips can help to protect your data. What is ransomware? Ransomware is a form of malicious software (or malware) and once it’s […]
NIST Media Protection Requirements

NIST Media Protection Requirements

The clock is ticking on the latest compliance mandate: NIST Special Publication 800-171. Any organization or contractor that holds or processes controlled unclassified information must ensure that they comply with the new regulation. Failure to comply with this mandate will leave you in breach of contract, and subject to criminal, civil, administrative, and penalties by […]