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We're keeping an eye on the tech news and when bits hit the fan, we're bringing the tech news to you. More on how that effects your business in 10 minutes or less.

As a full-service IT consulting and managed services provider we are focused on local experience and enterprise-grade cloud and cybersecurity solutions for IT leaders. Tune in to this podcast to help your organization harness the power of technology to maximize operational efficiency and exceed business goals.

Brought to you by https://centretechnologies.com

When Bits Hit the Fan: The Tech Podcast for the Rest of Us Centre Technologies

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We're keeping an eye on the tech news and when bits hit the fan, we're bringing the tech news to you. More on how that effects your business in 10 minutes or less.

As a full-service IT consulting and managed services provider we are focused on local experience and enterprise-grade cloud and cybersecurity solutions for IT leaders. Tune in to this podcast to help your organization harness the power of technology to maximize operational efficiency and exceed business goals.

Brought to you by https://centretechnologies.com

    #9: The "Kronos" Issue

    #9: The "Kronos" Issue

    In this episode of When Bits Hit the Fan, James and Taylor breakdown #1 on their 4 things every business needs and the Kronos hack updates. With the mass increase in ransomware attacks, how do you know your data is clean? Can you ensure the bad actors aren't already there? Your vendors are at risk just as much as you are. Can you ensure a vendor breach doesn't effect your business?

    4 Things Every Business Needs:
    1. Clean Copy of Data
    2. Proactive Threat Hunter
    3. Visibility into Security Gaps
    4. Incident Response Plan

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    Special thanks to this weeks sponsor, Cohesity. Imagine combining the best values, people, and technology in the world to transform data management. That’s what we’ve done at Cohesity. Join us on our journey to simplify how organizations manage data to unlock tremendous value for their businesses.






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    #8: Log4j Vulnerability... fake news?

    #8: Log4j Vulnerability... fake news?

    The Log4j vulnerability has been blowing up this past week. James and Taylor break down why the news loves this story and if you should be worried. The team turned on the mic at Centre's holiday party to break down the latest bits that hit the fan. 



    LINKS

    What is log4j?


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    #7: CISO Anthony Leatherwood pt. 2

    #7: CISO Anthony Leatherwood pt. 2

    This is the second half of our episode with Anthony, CISO at Centre Technologies. Anthony is new to the role but not new to the industry. It was great to get some space inside his brain on what's to come in the cyber landscape. Enjoy!


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    #6: All Things Cybersecurity Feat. Anthony Leatherwood

    #6: All Things Cybersecurity Feat. Anthony Leatherwood

    This week, James connected with Centre Technologies Chief Information and Security Officer in a two part series discussing Anthony's background, up and coming cyber threats and more in this exclusive episode. 


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    #5: Can we Trust the Government's Cybersecurity Practices?

    #5: Can we Trust the Government's Cybersecurity Practices?

    SHORT: This weeks episode is short and to the point. It was mandated last week that the government needed to sure up the security of any known vulnerabilities.... from four years ago. James and Taylor dive into how the government hasn't fixed what has been known. And, are our security practices more protected than the government's?



    LINKS

    Biden Outlines Steps For Urgent Cyber Threats

    7M Robinhood Users Affected


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    #4: Look out for Killware Costumes this Halloween

    #4: Look out for Killware Costumes this Halloween

    This week James and Taylor are talking about Gartners latest coined term "Killware". What is it? How is it changing our lives? What's the bigger picture for business owners?



    LINKS

    Alabama Hospital Rasomware Attack

    Gartners Blog on Killware

    Super Bowl Water Treatment incident - Killware




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