Everything You Need to Know About Cybersecurity
Free Cybersecurity eBook

The last thing that you want these days is to be the person in your office responsible for unleashing the next ransomware attack. Or having to explain to your customer that you can’t process their order because your entire database was destroyed by a 16-year-old with too much free time and a no moral compass. Or explaining to your family that you lost your life savings to a Nigerian Prince.

Join us for the 2018 Charleston Heart Walk
Heart Walk

We are excited to announce that on September 29th, Advantage Technology is partnering with the American Heart Association to promote health and fitness by sponsoring the Charleston Heart Walk! The Heart Walk will begin at the Capitol Complex. From there, participants will walk down Kanawha Boulevard and turn around right in front of our office building at 950 Kanawha Blvd. We live music and a little gift for the first 1,000 walkers!

New cybersecurity threat using Remote Desktop Protocol
RDP

We have seen a recent uptick in computer networks being hacked through a common internet protocol called Remote Desktop Protocol or RDP.  This service provides a user with a graphical interface to connect to another computer over a network connection. It is most commonly used to allow remote access to servers. These hacks have been accomplished through brute force, which is a hacking method where the attacker uses common dictionary words or simple variations of dictionary words to break into systems.

Hill, Peterson, Carper, Bee & Deitzler's Catastrophic IT Response
Hill, Peterson, Carper, Bee & Deitzler, PLLC

In 1980, senior partner, R. Edison Hill, left a large corporate and insurance defense firm to begin a small personal injury practice. That small practice grew into a nationally known firm of eight attorneys including James C. Peterson, W. Kent Carper, C. Michael Bee and Harry G. Deitzler. Along with their staff, they represent victims of motor vehicle collisions, workplace incidents, defective products, and other catastrophic injury claims.

Charleston Blueprint
Charleston Blueprint

When Charleston Blueprint discovered there was a problem with their phone system, they turned to Advantage Technology for their expertise in telecommunications. More than merely fixing their existing problem, Advantage Technology worked to upgrade and modernize their phones.