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Protecting Remote Workers From Cyber Threats

June 30, 2020 One of the largest changes to come out of the pandemic is the way in which we work. Before COVID-19, many businesses — especially those in Silicon Valley — were already starting to make a transition into remote working. Showing up at the office for a...

MDR: What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

June 17, 2020 In recent years, cybersecurity has seen a rise in malicious activity. This has revealed how important it is to have a good IT system in your corner. Have you heard of MDR? It stands for Managed Detection and Response. At the core of MDR is a Security...

Intrusion Detection Systems

June 10, 2020 An Intrusion Detection System, or IDS, is a critical part of your organization’s IT infrastructure. As cyberattacks continue to evolve with new ways of breaching your defenses and compromising your entire system, an IDS can make a significant difference...

Working on The Cloud? You’ll Want to Get Cloud Security

June 3, 2020 We work differently than how we used to. For most businesses and organizations, when an employee is doing work on their PC terminal, laptop or any other device, the work isn’t actually being performed on that specific device. It’s being done — and saved —...

An In-depth Look at CMMC Levels 3-5

May 21, 2020 At Rimstorm, we’ve been covering Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) rather extensively in our blogs and in social media. It’s important to do so, because the time to act on this is now if you plan on doing any work at all for the Department...

Rimstorm Achieves CISCO Security Specialization

May 6, 2020

Rimstorm, a leading provider of managed security services in the DC metro region, announced today that it earned the Cisco Express Security Specialization. This designation recognizes Rimstorm for its ability to deliver sophisticated, value-added Cisco security solutions through in-depth sales capabilities, technology skills and service offerings.

Struggling With the CMMC Compliance Crunch? An MSSP Can Be Essential in This

April 27, 2020

You are a federal contractor. You already know that you need to become Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) compliant in order to do business with the Department of Defense. The problem is, you’re not sure how or even where to start. Good news: This is one of the many ways a managed security service provider like Rimstorm can help. We have years of experience with the DoD and the expertise required to understand complex government policies. We can help your organization with each level of CMMC compliance so that come inspection time, you’ll pass.

Stability in Uncertain Times

April 8, 2020

In 2020, cybersecurity has risen to the very top of everyone’s mind. Even while a global pandemic is currently sending the world into a panic and grinding business to a halt, malicious actors are stepping up their ransomware and phishing campaigns. Indeed, many are actually taking advantage of the COVID-19 crisis we’re all facing.

EternalBlue behind crippling Baltimore attack

May 27, 2019

Baltimore has battled the effects of a ransomware attack that started May 7 and now it seems that a familiar culprit, the National Security Agency (NSA) EternalBlue tool, known to exploit some versions of Microsoft Windows XP and Vista, is behind the city’s misery, which has included a shutdown of many vital systems and services.

Cisco Patches Critical Vulnerability

March 1, 2019

Cisco released security patches this week to address a Critical vulnerability in several wireless routers that allows an attacker to remotely execute code on the impacted devices. 

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