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Remote working has become the normal for many businesses in 2020. Even prior to the pandemic, rapid advancements in technology had been steadily driving the trend towards remote working. And one thing that frequently gets overlooked in the transition is proper security. An estimated 70% of data breaches occur at endpoints (laptops, mobile devices, etc.). …

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As students all over the country prepare to return to school, there is a heightened level of concern around Cybersecurity. Look at the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center, which tracks cyber incidents, and you can easily see several things: It tallies the number of K-12 Cyber Incidents reported since 2016 – a total of 939 when …

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While COVID-19 has had a large impact on how the upcoming 2020-2021 school year will look, SyCom employees still sought to connect to the local Richmond community. For the eighth year in a row SyCom donated school supplies to Holladay Elementary, a public elementary school located in Henrico, Virginia. Our headquarters office has built a …

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2020 has proven to be a transformational year in terms of business. The COVID-19 pandemic caused many businesses to rapidly deploy a remote workforce in order to maintain business continuity. While remote working has steadily increased in recent years, the pandemic has vastly accelerated the trend. According to a Gallup poll, 62% of Americans are …

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We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of our founding partners, Paula Gulak. She had an indelible impact on our company and Richmond’s technology community. By applying principles of integrity, connection, and trust, she played a monumental role in driving our company toward excellence. Every year on April 1, SyCom recognizes the courage …

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In Information Technology and perhaps even more so in Information Security, we are overwhelmed with acronyms. This month, I would like to introduce a new one to the common SyCom lexicon – DBIR. DBIR stands for Data Breach Investigation Report. Verizon investigates a huge amount of Information Security incidents each year and compiles their findings …

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