October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and we feel it is our responsibility to increase awareness around this critical component of information technology. SolutionWorx has a long standing philosophy of ensuring that our clients IT environments are secured from external threats.  This includes creating a secure IT infrastructures, ensuring that clients are educated about threats and threat prevention, and training our team to think with a security-first mentality.

As both technology and threats evolve, we are continuously evaluating and updating our security tools to help minimize your risk. Managed IT services clients now receive the full benefit of our 5-Layered Security environment.

SolutionWorx Layered Security

Your Network with gateway firewall anti-virus, anti-spyware, and content filtering services

Your Desktop with centralized anti-virus/anti-spyware

Your Applications by installing Windows and application updates with the latest security and feature patches

Your Browsing Habits through the use of a DNS-based security solution that prohibits you from visiting sites that are known to have been infected or pose some malicious intent.

Your Email by filtering out viruses, phishing scams, or spam before it is delivered to your server

Although we deploy layered security, we still need you to take responsibility for your own cyber security. As a National Cyber Security Champion, we have put together some articles and links to resources to help you become more aware of the tricks and tactics that criminals are using to steal your identity, gain access to your bank account, and breach your organizations data security.

Please spend some time reviewing these articles and sharing with friends who may not be aware of ways to protect themselves.

If you have any questions about your IT security, or any element of your technology, please contact our help desk at 703-961-1840 (option 2) or by email at support@solutionworx.com.