Hard on the heels of the WannaCry ransomware attacks, a researcher has found a worm that combines four NSA exploits and associated attack tools, including EternalBlue used by WannaCry
Agile unlocked: Pivotal uses paired programming and PaaS to bolster cloud app development
Digital transformation consultancy Pivotal explains how paired programming, an empathetic work culture and open source PaaS help enterprises achieve their agile software development goals
Only 9% of parents want kids to be tech entrepreneurs
Study shows UK parents would prefer their children to have a traditional job such as doctor, teacher or lawyer
Dutch railway uses IoT to reduce people jams
Railway stations in The Netherlands are monitoring the movement of travellers to manage traffic flow and reduce people jams
Security Think Tank: Malware is sneaky
What strategies should organisations follow to block malware attachments which continue to account for two-thirds of malware infections that result in data breaches?
HSBC voice authentication tricked by twins
Twin brothers managed to trick HSBC’s voice recognition security system into giving account access to the wrong person
Middle East largely unscathed after WannaCry cyber attack
The impact of WannaCry on the Middle East was reduced due to the attack falling on a weekend, but it is a stark warning
Windows 7 accounts for most WannaCry infections
Statistics show that computers running Windows 7 accounted for the biggest proportion of machines infected with the WannaCry ransomware, while NHS suppliers are blamed for hampering patching by NHS trusts
Denmark's Spar Nord bank in app dispute with Apple
Danish bank Spar Nord considers legal dispute with Apple over the supplier’s rejection of mobile app
McAfee researchers test WannaCry recovery method
Although there is evidence that some victims of the WannaCry ransomware attack on 12 May have paid the attackers, there is no evidence that they are getting their data back
Manx Telecom streamlines its business with VMware NFV
After deploying an NFV platform to replace its IMS service, Isle of Man-based telco has seen substantial improvements to its business agility and processes
WannaCry ransomware attack should push hospitals to gauge certain tech
The WannaCry ransomware attack affected hundreds of countries and hundreds of thousands of systems, including health systems. Experts discuss what healthcare orgs need to do.
Command and control communications key to detecting threats
Malware command and control (C&C) communications are key to detecting advanced threats, according to a security researcher
How to simplify IT integration
Pressure on IT is mounting and point-to-point integration does not scale. Opening up APIs is one of the approaches now being considered
Interview: Claude Moraes, MEP and EU Civil Liberties Committee chair
Claude Moraes, chair of the European Parliament's Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs Committee shares his views, concerns, reservations about EU-US data transfers, encryption and Brexit
Microsoft to open African cloud datacentre region in 2018
Software giant plans to capitalise on business demand for its cloud services in Africa by offering users access to locally hosted Azure and Office 365
Neustar launches international security council
Sharing information in the face of threats such as WannaCry is crucial for organisations to improve their cyber security capability, according to Neustar, which is making it easier to do
Brits expect driverless cars to outnumber normal cars in 15 years
Survey shows 42% of people think autonomous vehicles will make roads safer, but 46% admit they would not feel safe as a passenger in a driverless vehicle
Cloud provider snubs SAN for StorPool hyper-converged infrastructure
Coreix found costly SAN capex outlays too onerous so opted to build its own hyper-converged infrastructure from StorPool storage software and SuperMicro x86 servers
Interview: Mark Potter, CTO, HPE
The head of Hewlett-Packard Labs speaks to Computer Weekly about a new era of computing, where memory is no longer a constrained resource
TCB provides Managed Services to client’s nationwide utilizing remote software tools and unique cost-saving business and implementations. Having this arsenal at the ready enables you to focus on what is important for your business.
• 24x7, 365 days a year
• US Based Call Center
• Real Time Monitoring
• Server Analysis by Field Experts
• Managed Security Service
Remote Monitoring and Management:
TCB focuses on the only real way to run IT operations: Proactivly. Period. With a break-fix method, panic mode being somewhat of the norm. Everyday is a juggle between manpower, cost, and consistency. Utilizing hosted remote management software, you’ll never have to sign up for a gig like that again. Simply use our services to complement your current staff or become it.
Usually, growing your business means beefing up your IT manpower but there is a better way. With TCB at your disposal, let our remote management software and expert field technicians take care of the toughest server and desktop related issues.
Most will agree that desktop management demands a lengthy amount of time and attention. Issues can drag on for hours on very low margins with high costs. However on the contrary, most will agree that these individual issues can’t be gone unnoticed. That is where TCB steps in. Utilizing our remote management software and services, it is possible to increase efficiency while decreasing cost. If the problem can not be solved remotely, TCB will create service tickets and dispatch field technicians to the affected site.
• Client Chat
• Manage Config.
• Patch Monitoring
• Remote Desktop
• Ticket and Dispatch system
• Desktop record/capture
The dreaded event viewer…everyone’s favorite. Scrolling through hundreds of server alerts, finding what might be the problem, and researching it in circles. Not to mention, in the meantime high cost, lost efficiency, and lost productivity. All of these issues can easily lose your clients. Maintaining server efficiency is ideal but costly. TCB provides a prefect mix of remote management software and field expert service to keep your servers in the green 24x7. Weekend? Not a problem. Holiday? Still not a problem. We strive to keep your systems up no matter the day of the year.
TCB offers customized managed services plan is focused and customized specifically for your business.
Examples of what we are capable of:
Set pricing for management of IT needs. Never pay a penny over, so you can set a budget, and will never be billed a penny over that for maintaining your network. No extra fees, even for hardware replacement or upgrades.
Customization management of your software/database(DRUPAL, SQL, ACCESS, mySQL)
Customized management of your servers at one of our Datacenters
Project Management with specific time sensitive deadlines
Data backup is an absolute must for any business. TCB offers fully automated backup services that ensure you data is never lost. We provide both onsite and offsite backup solutions for any size business. All backups are compressed and encrypted for maximized space and security. When the inevitable happens, your backups will make restoring the failed media a snap.
· Backup data, exchange, SQL databases, Active Directory
· On or offsite backups capable on PC or Mac.
· Incremental or full image backups?
· Runs 24x7 with no effort
· Alerts or errors by email automatically
Wireless Internet Backup
TCB will provide you with a wireless internet solution that’s capable of running an entire office (Up to 10Mbps down and 1Mbps up) in the event that your primary internet service suffers a major outage. TCB stocks and maintains a number of wireless internet router(s) and is ready to deliver and configure the wireless router(s) at your place of business in this unlikely event. One of the great benefits of this service is that TCB will continue to maintain the monthly service fee to the wireless carriers - even when they aren’t in use.
Notes: To activate the Wireless Internet Backup service there needs to be a major/extended outage and not just a temporary interruption of service. In order to take advantage of the service your office will need to be accessible to our wireless providers service coverage areas.
VMware Virtual Server Hosting
TCB's data center provides you with the ultimate peace of mind. Located in Ashburn, VA, our highly secure data center provides raised flooring, redundant Internet connections, uninterruptible and back-up power, and state-of-the-art fire suppression and environmental controls. Our colocation facility allows you to place your server in the best environment possible, while still retaining as much control as you require. Our goal is to be your best choice for server colocation in Northern Virginia.
The TCB hosted email archiving and email compliance solution will capture every email (and attachment) that enters or leaves your organization, as well as internal messages, and preserve them all in evidentiary-quality form in a central repository (an email archive for email retention). Within the Web-based Management Console, administrators leverage best-in-class search, supervision and on-demand export functionality, crucial for archiving email, and fulfilling email archiving requirements for regulatory compliance.