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ECC IT Solutions Changes Name to BinaryNetworks

Rockville, MD (Jan. 12, 2022) – / — ECC IT Solutions, a leading information technology managed service provider headquartered in Rockville, MD, announced that it has changed its name to Binary Networks LLC, effective January 1, 2022. The company’s overall rebranding is designed to not only simplify its name, but also to align with

2022-01-19T15:49:52+00:00January 12th, 2022|Company News, Thought Leadership|

The Problem with Ransomware

Showcased across traditional news outlets and dominating the cultural zeitgeist, ransomware and the threat it presents to individuals, corporations, and nation-states is occupying the public consciousness like never before. The eye-popping statistics of annual increases in ransomware activity and dizzying ransom prices validate this growing concern. During October alone, there

2021-12-29T17:59:22+00:00December 9th, 2021|Thought Leadership|

How To Keep Your Business Safe from Ransomware Attacks

The devastating impacts that a ransomware incident can have on a company range from minor inconveniences­, such as interruption of services, to the potential inability for a business to financially recover, creating an urgency to mitigate the effect of such a breach. What is ransomware? Ransomware is a type of

2021-12-09T18:45:29+00:00November 11th, 2021|Thought Leadership|

How to Download Google Chrome’s Browser Updates

Summary: Google has reported two zero-day vulnerabilities impacting their Chrome web browser with patches available to remediate the vulnerabilities currently exploited by unscrupulous actors. What is it? Zero-day vulnerabilities are those vulnerabilities that are not known to have been reported and/or discovered or that a patch has not been made yet to address the

2021-10-29T17:17:36+00:00October 29th, 2021|Thought Leadership|

What Facebook’s October Outage Spells for the Importance of Securing Network Configurations and Resource Availability

As the process of human evolution fueled the necessity to express ourselves lent itself to the development of language and the capability to communicate and transmit ideas between one another, so did the digital revolution of the 21st century fueled the need for computers—via internal networks and the Internet—to do the same.

2021-10-06T19:44:55+00:00October 6th, 2021|Thought Leadership|

Is Your Business Vulnerable to a Ransomware Attack?

According to Cybercrime Magazine and Cybersecurity Ventures, global ransomware will cost the world nearly USD $20 billion in 2021 and is projected to exceed USD $265 billion by 2031. On average, the ransom demanded during an attack is roughly $5,600, but what is worse is the downtime after an attack can cost up to

2021-07-30T13:14:54+00:00July 30th, 2021|Thought Leadership|

5 Ways to Maintain Business Continuity During the Coronavirus Crisis

Staying in business during the coronavirus pandemic can be challenging. Here are five ways to help keep your employees healthy and your operations running. While some businesses are shutting down during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, many are remaining open. Staying operational in this new environment can be challenging,

2021-01-20T22:26:02+00:00November 28th, 2020|Thought Leadership|

The Shift to Cloud Computing Can Be Beneficial, But Not Without Risk

This multi-billion dollar industry of Cloud Computing will be on trend for years to come, but there are a few risky items to consider before switching over valuable data to the cloud. Business owners are benefiting with Cloud Computing, but each business may want to take into consideration the fact

2021-01-21T01:18:40+00:00November 22nd, 2020|Thought Leadership|

Mac Threats Are on the Rise

Cybercriminals are targeting Mac devices at an alarming rate. Find out why the rate is increasing and the types of threats Mac users face. In the past, Mac devices have largely been out of cybercriminals’ crosshairs. While hackers occasionally launched malware attacks against Mac machines, they targeted Windows devices much more often. But this is

2020-03-13T18:28:29+00:00March 13th, 2020|Thought Leadership|
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