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Top 3 Reasons Why LA Investment Advisors Need Network Penetration Testing

Investment advisory firms make attractive targets for cyber attackers, so security compliance practices are mandated the SEC and other regulatory bodies. To properly assess the effectiveness of a company’s IT security and response time, its managers ...

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Top 6 Things LA Distributors Can Learn from Anthem's Security Breach

How would your company handle a bill for over $100 million following a security breach? That was the likely impact of the theft of data early in 2015 from Anthem, the second-biggest US health insurance provider. Anthem confirmed that as many as 80 ...

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How an IT Risk Assessment Protects LA Investment Advisors

Cyber-attacks pose a threat to all businesses, but their impact on those in the financial services industry is especially severe. Unauthorized access to sensitive data can leave investment advisory firms on the hook for hundreds of thousands of ...

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How Successful LA Wholesale Companies are Moving to the Cloud

Cloud computing services have a feature that conventional enterprise IT can never have. Unlike in-house hardware and software licenses that come in indivisible lumps (you can’t buy half a server), with the cloud you can take as little or as many ...

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How the California Accounting Board Supports LA CPAs

Ensuring accounting firms adhere to a set of ethical business practices and are properly licensed to do business are key mandates for the California Accounting Board (CBA). The CBA has been protecting the reputation of its members since 1901, and ...

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Choosing Convenience Over Security

So often when working with clients, you can tell how seriously they take security right there in the middle of the discussion. While security is always a trade off - between uber-secure and ease of access and cost. IT people will err on the side of ...

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How LA Investment Advisors Use Vulnerability Testing to Protect Their Assets

The threat landscape has transformed in recent years, and the trusted old combination of a firewall and anti-virus software is no longer adequate protection against more sophisticated attacks we’re seeing these days. A “belt and suspenders” approach ...

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How Adding Remote Offices Can Benefit Your LA CPA Firm

A remote office, or virtual office as they are often called, provide a number of benefits including: selecting from a wider range of talent by choosing from employees who live far from your office location reducing overhead by employing staff with ...

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Could Android Malware Protection Save Your LA Distribution Company?

Do you use an Android smartphone or tablet? Market statistics suggest that many mobile computing device users in your LA distribution company will already have opted for Android. If you have a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy, then those Android ...

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3 Foolproof Data Security Policy Tips for Your LA Accounting Firm

Information privacy is one of the most critical factors of creating and maintaining a successful accounting firm. To be successful in this area, data loss prevention needs to be emphasized with employees from the top on a regular basis. Data ...

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Protecting Your Information in the Digital Age - Is Your Business Prepared?

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