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Patriot Networks has been serving the Massachusetts area since 2001, providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

Patriot Networks offers the latest in Dark Web Monitoring Services

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Through a partnership with ID Agent, we can now offer Dark Web monitoring and identity theft protection solutions

With Dark Web ID, Patriot Networks can now offer monitoring and alerts for increasingly compromised digital credentials, scouring millions of sources, including botnets, criminal chat rooms, peer-to-peer networks, malicious websites, bulletin boards and illegal black-market sites.

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Small Business. BIG RISK.

Small Business. BIG RISK.

A major problem for the small business owner is the lack of resources to reinforce their cybersecurity measures. Making this a low priority can often leave points of entry open for hackers to steal important data.

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Why (and How) SMBs Should Strategically Adopt Technology

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There is no question that a small business can benefit from technology, as has been proven time and time again. However, an issue can arise if a business bites off more than it can chew, so to speak, and ultimately creates a spike in costs. A responsible business owner will resist this temptation and prioritize the solutions they need over the ones they want - building profitability and generating capital needed to make other improvements.

In this blog, we’ll examine some of the implementations that can deliver a good return on investment to a small business.

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When it Comes to Security, Two Factors are Better Than One

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The password isn’t nearly as secure as it used to be. Hackers have begun to take advantage of extremely powerful solutions designed to brute force their way into accounts by using software to rapidly guessing thousands of passwords per second, making it extraordinarily difficult to prepare yourself for them.

What’s the best way to guarantee that passwords aren’t going to be the downfall of your company? A great start is by taking a close look at password best practices and two-factor authentication.

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How to Avoid Becoming the Next Data Security Cautionary Tale

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Data security isn’t a matter to be taken lightly, as too many businesses have found out the hard way. Unfortunately, there are far too many simple ways to correct common security issues - enough that it’s foolish not to do so. We’ll review a few ways to fix security issues, after discussing one of, if not the, most egregious security failings in modern history.

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