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Oct 2014

CyberSecurity Awareness Month: Protect Your Data

You may be compliant, but you might not be secure. You might be secure, but that doesn’t make you invulnerable. Target, for example, was PCI compliant, having aced an audit for the Payment Card Industry’s standards just a few months before it was revealed that hackers gained access to customer credit and debit card information. Home Depot, legally required to be PCI compliant, also suffered a Point-of-Sale...

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Oct 2014

October is CyberSecurity Awareness Month

We use the Internet for work. We use the Internet at home. We use the  Internet to gather information or to search for entertainment. We are constantly connected and enjoy the freedom and efficiency that the Internet provides; however, being constantly connected brings increased risks of theft, fraud and abuse. October 2014 marks the 11th Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month sponsored by the Department...

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Jun 2014

Sword & Shield Climbs Up the SP500 List

Sword & Shield enters its eighth year on the Solutions Provider 500 list, climbing to No. 137 on the elite roster. Formerly known as the VAR 500, the UBM Channel’s CRN SP500 ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel from hardware sales, software sales, and managed services. Revenue size is determined by the amount of annual products and services sold over the...

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Feb 2014

Managed Security: Easing the Overworked IT Administrator

Today’s IT security environment requires that companies place more duties on over-worked system administrators to handle digital security issues alongside their daily activities of network operations. But how do they work it into their daily routine along with everything else they have to do? For far too many, their only options are firewalls or complicated applications. They very rarely get their hands on commercial detective...

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Sep 2013

Sword & Shield Chief Named to Leadership Knoxville Class of 2014

We are proud to announce that Sword & Shield President and CEO John McNeely is one of 48 area leaders who has been selected to participate in the Leadership Knoxville class of 2014. Leadership Knoxville, founded 30 years ago, is made up of leaders who represent numerous professions, geographic parts of the community and region, and an array of civic activities. Participants are selected based on...

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Aug 2013

Eight is Great!

Sword & Shield Makes it onto the Inc. 500/5000 List Eight Years in a Row   Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc. is once again ranked on the Inc. 500/5000 list, making 2013 the eighth year the information security company has earned a spot on the list. The company posted revenue of nearly $123 million in 2012, placing Sword & Shield at number 4018 on...

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Jul 2013

Businesses Should Constantly Monitor Point-of-Sale Threats

Because a local restaurant’s computer server was hacked and its customer’s credit card information was stolen, it’s important for business owners to remember to be diligent in routinely monitoring the applications that are running on the Point-of-Sale (POS) systems. Businesses also need to implement controls that prevent unknown applications, such as malware, from executing. On Monday, Wild Wing Café in Turkey Creek confirmed that their computer server,...

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Jul 2013

Insider Threats Greatly Impact Business

While former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden has dominated the news after leaking details of several top-secret surveillance programs, his type of “insider threat” is not the only one businesses should consider when making IT security decisions. When most hear the term “insider threat”, the typical assumption is that it is an employee who is determined to inflict destruction and harm on his or...

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Jun 2013

Sword & Shield Ranks 157 on the 2013 Solutions Provider 500 List

Sword & Shield Enterprise Security, Inc., a Knoxville, TN-based information security service provider, enters its seventh year on the Solutions Provider 500 list, placing at No. 157 on the elite roster. Formerly known as the VAR 500, the UBM Channel’s CRN Solution Provider 500 ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel from hardware sales, software sales, and managed services. The Solution...

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Jun 2013

Introducing Our New Managed Security Services Solution

Sword & Shield is pleased to announce the addition of our new managed security services solution guaranteed to help businesses work through the realities of shrinking budgets and ever-increasing security threats. Sword & Shield can manage your IT security program for you, while still keeping your staff alerted and informed of events and vulnerabilities. This service can be tailored to meet the needs of any customer network and...

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