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Ransomware group runs help public wanted ads for skilled hackers

By ImageQuest | October 22, 2021

You know how cyber training warns you to look for poor English to avoid getting ransomware in a phishing email? How about looking for poor English on a jobs page? Cybersecurity jobs, to be specific. A company calling itself Bastion Secure advertised for a Reverse Engineer, a System Administrator, and programmers experienced in PHP, Python, […]

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Windows 11 – we recommend you hold off for now

By ImageQuest | October 6, 2021

“The new phonebook’s here! The new phonebook’s here,” yells Steve Martin in the movie “The Jerk.” Microsoft marketing might use a similar line – the new operating system, Windows 11, is here. But while Microsoft may be excited, reviewers appear to be more like Jackie Mason, whose reaction to Martin is, “I wish I could […]

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Cybersecurity Month: Protect yourself with these measures

By ImageQuest | October 5, 2021

The world has grown pretty scary in recent years. Hackers attempted to poison a Florida water supply. They cut off a major supplier of gasoline for the Southeastern states. Ransomware appears to have contributed to an Alabama baby’s death. Hackers steal personal information, money, and intellectual property almost on a daily basis. They’re like zombies […]

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Cyber insurance: Best of luck if you haven’t deployed these measures

By ImageQuest | September 6, 2021

Cyber insurance may be harder to obtain. Cyber insurers now require their customers to have specific cybersecurity measures in place – or face non-renewal of their policies as of the first of September. The cyber insurance market continues to harden from a seemingly endless number of claims due to cybersecurity attacks. While some insurers are […]

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Our Managed IT Service Helps You Reach Company Goals

By ImageQuest | September 3, 2021

Our Managed IT Service Helps You Reach Company Goals Nashville-based ImageQuest is here to serve you in all areas of Managed IT so your business can become focused on the goals. The world of IT services is becoming increasingly popular and demanding. It isn’t an area where every business succeeds, and the companies in Nashville […]

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ImageQuest named to the 2021 INC 5000

By ImageQuest | August 17, 2021

Inc. magazine named managed IT services provider ImageQuest, LLC, to its 2021 Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. This is the second time ImageQuest has appeared on […]

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Meet a Cybercriminal – Said Pourkarim Arabi

By ImageQuest | August 13, 2021

Our latest alleged cybercriminal is Iranian Said Pourkarim Arabi, 35. The FBI says he led a trio of Iranians who broke into computer systems at US and UK aerospace companies between July 2105 and February 2019. As of August 2015, Arabi was employed by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps, according to a federal indictment. He […]

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Improve Your Tech IQ: What is Single Sign-On?

By ImageQuest | August 13, 2021

Single Sign-On (SSO) is an authentication method that gives users access to multiple applications after a single login. The multiple services must be related to gain access. A well-known example is when you sign in to Google. Once you sign in to Google, you can access your Gmail, YouTube, Drive, and other accounts. With Microsoft […]

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Two helping ImageQuest improve delivery of client services

By ImageQuest | August 13, 2021

We continue to improve our delivery of client services as we grow. That includes hiring more IT professionals, such as Edelyn Gonzaga and Tyler Nicholson. Edelyn is an overnight systems administrator for us. Edelyn responds to and resolves network alerts. She also conducts “health checks” on client systems. Edelyn is based in the Philippines, near […]

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Federal cybersecurity fails to protect U.S. citizens’ information

By ImageQuest | August 13, 2021

You may be outraged when you read the latest bipartisan U.S. Senate report on federal cybersecurity. In a nutshell, the report released earlier this month says U.S. federal agencies took “minimal” steps to tighten cybersecurity problems found two years ago. The failure to act leaves U.S. citizens vulnerable to foreign countries stealing our information and […]

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Meet a Cybercriminal accused of hacking Kaseya

By ImageQuest | January 24, 2022

Polish authorities arrested 22-year-old Ukranian Yaroslav Vasinskyi on Oct. 8 in connection with attacks on software provider Kaseya and others. In an indictment a month later, the U.S. Department of Justice accused Vasinskyi of unleashing Sodinokibi/REvil ransomware on Kaseya and other victims. Vasinkyi and a co-defendant, 28-year-old Russian Yevgeniy Polyanin, “deployed some of the internet’s […]

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The rising popularity of mechanical keyboards

By ImageQuest | January 21, 2022

If you are of a certain age, you might be amused to learn that some modern office workers say the greatest keyboard is … the mechanical keyboards found on old IBM Selectric Typewriters. Yes, that 1960s technology now represents the pinnacle of typing feel and sound. And a growing number of enthusiasts seek the Selectric’s equivalent […]

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Mac Users: Install latest software updates ASAP

By ImageQuest | January 17, 2022

Less than a week after pushing out a major update, Apple sent out another software update – and Mac users should install it right away. The new updates fix bugs in the new iOS software – including one that could allow criminals to take over your device.  Security experts recommend you install these patches as […]

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Our IT New Year’s resolutions: Worry less about ransomware, phishing

By ImageQuest | January 5, 2022

Here’s a New Year’s resolution for you: Worry less about ransomware. Ha! you say, impossible! Well, not if you take certain steps. And if your internal IT team is stretched thin (hello, log4j) some steps might have been missed. We have a checklist to help you achieve this New Year’s resolution – and for another […]

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CISA recommends establishing secure Web browsing

By ImageQuest | December 9, 2021

Have you heard of the term “malvertising”? As the “mal” in the name suggests, it’s another problem to be wary of online. The U.S. Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) defines it as “the use of malicious or hijacked website advertisements to spread malware. … It bypasses built-in browser protections against pop-ups and forced redirects […]

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ImageQuest promotes Shutt to Lead Information Security Analyst

By ImageQuest | December 6, 2021

ImageQuest’s Sammi Jo Shutt has been promoted to Lead Information Security Analyst. In this role, Sammi Jo will help hire, train, and develop a team of Information Security Advisors focused on doubling ImageQuest’s Advisory Services business for the third consecutive year. ImageQuest hired Sammi Jo in January 2019 to join Lee Walton as a security […]

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ImageQuest welcomes two essential team members

By ImageQuest | October 26, 2021

Alyssia Syphers and Joseph Viscusi have joined ImageQuest as Client Support Manager and Project Manager, respectively. The two are essential to keeping our Remote Support Center (RSC) and client projects running smoothly. Both said they saw tremendous opportunities to make a difference at ImageQuest. Alyssia ensures our RSC is staffed and follows correct processes to […]

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Meet a Cybercriminal: Oleksandr Vitalyevich Ieremenko

By ImageQuest | October 23, 2021

Ukrainian Oleksandr Ieremenko, 30, tops a recently re-launched Most Wanted List from the U.S. Secret Service. We say “tops” because Ieremenko and a colleague each have a $1 million reward for information on their whereabouts. The U.S. wants Ieremenko for 2010 hacks into newswires that host business press releases. The stolen releases provided insider knowledge […]

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What is a security-based Clean Desk Policy?

By ImageQuest | October 22, 2021

Does your organization have a “Clean Desk Policy”? If this makes you think of a well-organized, clean, and tidy desk, we understand. But that’s not the definition I’m referencing. I am talking about a security policy that helps safeguard your workspace and secure sensitive, confidential information. So what exactly is a “Clean Desk Policy”? A […]

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Federal government cracking down on contractors with poor cybersecurity

By ImageQuest | October 22, 2021

Do you do business with the government? If you or your firm are a government contractor and suffer a security incident or misrepresent your cybersecurity practices, heads up. The U.S. Department of Justice could sue you. The DOJ recently said it would leverage the existing False Claims Act (FCA) to pursue cybersecurity-related fraud by government […]

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With a 90% Client Retention Rate and a steady stream of referrals, our clients can vouch for the quality of our IT Support.

 

Larry Dorris
COO, Studio Bank

ImageQuest knew exactly what we needed. Hardware was delivered on time and loaded with the necessary technology and software. They sat down with folks, set them up, and got them working. They were very helpful in how we scaled our company.

With a 90% Client Retention Rate and a steady stream of referrals, our clients can vouch for the quality of our IT Support.

 

Andy Barker
President, Houchens Insurance Group

Since ImageQuest has been involved, we’ve grown almost $20 million in revenue. That’s pretty significant. We’ve gone from $60 million to $80 million with ImageQuest’s help. And along with that we needed our ability to step up, and ImageQuest has allowed us to do that.

With a 90% Client Retention Rate and a steady stream of referrals, our clients can vouch for the quality of our IT Support.

 

Charles Robert Bone
Bone McAllester Norton, PLLC

We're a big fan of what ImageQuest has done. ImageQuest is helping us in several areas – IT Compliance, IT Security, and Managed IT. It helps our staff and our attorneys be more efficient and productive while working remotely.

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