Entries by ISG Tech

Overcoming Alert Fatigue

The major challenge in cybersecurity protection isn’t the lack of capable tools. It’s actually the human element. Cybersecurity teams experience alert fatigue, which hinders their ability to deal with threats. Modern threat protection solutions generate many alerts, but not all received alerts pose threats. According to a study by McAfee, over 40% of IT experts […]

The First 48: A Security Incident Response Panel Discussion

The Critical Steps to Take After a Cyber Breach It happened. You’ve been hit with ransomware. Systems are locked down. Data is encrypted. And your employees are wondering what’s happening. What do you do? Unfortunately, far too many businesses in today’s world are unprepared for this situation. And according to Cybersecurity Ventures, it’s happening every […]

The Role of Firewalls in Defending Your Data

A firewall is an essential part of your cybersecurity. It serves an integral part in your organization’s defense against threats and cyber attacks. A firewall protects many vulnerable programs on your systems. It forms one of the crucial layers in a company’s layered security strategy. If you want a layered security architecture, you need a […]

ISG CEO, Ben Foster, Named to Family Business CEOs to Watch 2020

ISG Technology CEO, Ben Foster, was recently named to the Family Business CEOs to Watch 2020, a publication that recognizes family and non-family chief executives who are leading their businesses with a view toward long-term success. According to Family Business Magazine, a family business chief executive must have the talent to steer the business to growth and […]

Twin Valley Management, Inc. Acquires Southern Kansas Telephone Company

Overland Park, Kan. (November 17, 2020) — Twin Valley Management, Inc., the holding company for Twin Valley Telephone, Twin Valley Communications, and ISG Technology, announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Southern Kansas Telephone Company (SKT), bringing together the two largest family-owned telecommunications companies in Kansas. The deal also includes SKT’s […]

ISG Technology Awarded “Oklahoma’s Best IT Firm 2020”

ISG Technology is proud to announce that it has been awarded Oklahoma’s Best IT Firm by The Oklahoma Journal Record newspaper, The Journal Record. The award was featured in the publication’s 2020 Reader Ranking Awards, which compiles the best organizations across 84 categories including technology, finance/accounting/insurance, health care, legal services, as well as many others.  […]

10 Simple Ways to Boost End User Cybersecurity

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. It’s a great opportunity to review the basics of cybersecurity with your employees.  Cybersecurity is a complex and ever-evolving field. To many people, it can seem daunting and confusing. Fortunately, there are many simple ways to boost cybersecurity on a user level.  We’ve collected ten of the most simple […]

7 Habits of Highly Secure Organizations

In today’s economy, businesses must understand and leverage the value of data to remain competitive and appealing. Data has enabled us to create more desirable products and better understand consumers’ behavior, becoming a company’s major asset.  And so, it becomes crucial to implement a bulletproof cybersecurity system to protect such an essential asset. But, data […]

Digital Handbook: 5 Steps to Strengthen Cybersecurity Posture

The global cost of cybercrime is expected to exceed $6 trillion in 2021. That means that cybersecurity should be a big priority for businesses. If you’re looking to strengthen your cybersecurity posture and lower the risk of attacks and breaches, this guide will explore effective measures and highlight five key steps to success. What Is […]

Three Critical Elements of Creating a Culture of Security

Your employees are the most valuable asset to your organization. But they are also one of the biggest risks to your cybersecurity posture. This is particularly true when it comes to phishing attacks.  For business owners, it’s incredibly beneficial to create an environment which actively champions and promotes safe, secure work practices. This culture of […]