Securing Your Server:
Shut the Door on Spam from ftc.gov
Your organization probably handles lots of Internet traffic every day — both to and from your clients and customers. The settings of your network servers may open your system to misuse.
If your mail server maintains an open door to the Internet, known as an “open relay,” someone could access it and pass unsolicited commercial email (spam) through it. And if your proxy server is “open,” a spammer could use it to connect to your mail server and send bulk email anonymously. Not only can these abuses overload your server, they also could damage your organization’s reputation. That’s because it will appear that your system sent the spam.
Now an international group of government agencies says a few quick, easy, and no- or low-cost steps can protect your computer systems from misuse.
Read more at http://www.ftc.gov/
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The longevity of your firm is important to us. Security and technological threats are growing quickly, and often times difficult to understand. It’s also important to you and your business to stay ahead of the ever changing technology curve.
Security threats are at an all time high, and are expected to continue to rise for years to come. Knowing this, you’re already aware of the need to envision the future, and protect your business and interests. When the time is right, you can join the hundreds of organizations who have put their trust into the managing hands of The Mako Group.
Staying ahead of the security and threat curve is a challenge for all of us, whether at work or at home. It often feels impossible to stay ahead of the ever growing list of security threats, and it’s confusing. We are proud to be able to offer free seminars and a multi-step awareness checklist to assist in guiding your employees to safe decision making. When you partner with The Mako Group, LLC, you should not only expect protection for your business, but also for your employees. Whether it’s the security measures your employees should be taking when setting up a personal wireless router, or really understanding the risks of weak passwords, we will help. Building a team of talented and educated employees through The Mako Group will help to reduce your overall security risk profile.