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Archive for the ‘Security’ Category

Why you NEED Multifactor Authentication

If you’re like most people, you know Cyber Security is important. Not only that, you know you should be doing something more with passwords. But let’s face it — memorizing dozens of passwords or trusting a new process is daunting. This is where Multifactor Authentication comes in. Imagine not having to change a single password…EVER?  (more…)

Tags: Security, Tips & Tricks

What I learned on my last Phishing trip…

Ask most employees and they will tell you what Phishing is and why it’s bad. Yet, Phishing is still a top Cyber Security concern for any organization. I recently conducted several mock phishing campaigns that revealed common problems that prevent employees from being successful at combating phishing attempts.
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Tags: Security, Tips & Tricks

Will Phishing in the Construction Industry Ever Stop?

One can’t go a few days without hearing about a new cyber security vulnerability or reading about another company that had a massive data breach. You can almost say the same thing about phishing in the construction industry, where competent, respected individuals have his/her email account hacked and compromised and are sending out annoying phishing emails. How can you stop this from happening to you?

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Tags: Data Centers, Security, Tips & Tricks

Don’t Let Phishing Scams Reel You In

 

 Phishing is a technique that involves tricking you into thinking you are on a secure website or responding to a legitimate business email to steal confidential information, passwords, etc. This technique is the start of most data security breaches including the Target breach.
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Tags: Data Centers, Security, Tips & Tricks

The Connection between Facility Security, Intelligence and Sustainability

Security_site_monitoringAt McKenney’s, we’re dedicated to providing responsible building practices and energy-saving systems and services on the projects we help build across the Southeast. But we also know that facility security and overall building intelligence are key components to successful properties.  A recent study by Honeywell and KRC Research shows that facility managers still rank security as one of their top concerns for their facilities. The goal needs to be to use technology to reach the trifecta: “green, safe and productive.”

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Tags: Security