New Ransomware is up 172% – How You Prevent it

Photo Credit: ordenador-ransomware via portal gda cc According to TrendMicro, they saw a “172% increase in new ransomware families [in] 2016“. Even ransomware creators pitch it for sale as Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS). The threat of ransomware is real and ignoring it could lead to serious problems. Numerous IT courses include content specific to security risks such […]

December 12, 2016 | Guest Blog | Views: 1586

ITIL Foundation Terms and Concepts You Need to Know

ITIL, or Information Technology Infrastructure Library, is a collection of best practices in IT service management with the ability to be implemented in a variety of businesses. It is the most widely embraced IT service management method guidelines for this very reason. ITIL Foundation is the basic ITIL certification level. The concepts, terms, and definitions […]

December 9, 2016 | Hannah Brandon | Views: 1674

PMP Exam Review: The 7 Steps of Project Time Management

Photo Credit: Void of Time via Cam Evans cc We are constantly under scrutiny to work efficiently. We are told that working efficiently is a key to success. However, do you ever undergo training for managing time efficiently? Most of us have learned from experience this is one of those ideals that are preached, but […]

November 2, 2016 | Frank Pickel | Views: 1344

Earn CEUs (Continuing Education Units) at the Federal IT Security Conference

You can earn up to 7 CEUs toward maintaining cybersecurity and management certifications by attending the Federal IT Security Conference on November 8th in Columbia, MD. Certifications include CompTIA Security+, CEH, CISSP, CASP, EDRP, ENSA, ECIH, CRISC, CAP, CISM and Cisco IINS. Contact us for more info abtou qualifying CEs for your certifications or for […]

August 30, 2016 | Ashley Wheeler | Views: 1344

Ethical Hacking for Beginners: CompTIA Security+ or EC-Council CEH

You are trying to decide between taking either EC-Council’s CEH exam or CompTIA’s Security+ course and you are trying to figure out which certification will benefit you the most. Welcome to the club. Many people carry both certifications only to find out that even though the┬ácertifications fall under an overarching cyber security umbrella, they belong […]

August 23, 2016 | Frank Pickel | Views: 4270