Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax

Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax
Written by Brandi Koloski, i3 Business Solutions - Marketing Assistant

Has your security ever been breached after sharing too much information online?

With i3’s ReliabilITy, The answer would be NO because the team here at i3 is constantly updating and protecting your organization, information, and technology.  Our relentless, consistent, and methodical checklist process excellence keep you safe and give you peace of mind.

Did you know that something as simple as updating can lead to a breach in your security? Keeping up to date is one of the last things you would want to take lightly in the world of technology as this is what keeps your information safe from the new threats that arise daily. Think patching is unimportant? Ask Equifax.

A prime example of this neglect can be seen in a recent massive Equifax breach brought on by Failure to patch two-month-old bug. This lead to a breach of around 143 million customers financial information.

Equifax officials have stated that, 

"Equifax has been intensely investigating the scope of the intrusion with the assistance of a leading, independent cybersecurity firm to determine what information was accessed and who has been impacted"

There is no end or limit to cyber-threats. Thanks to our techs here at i3 for doing the work that one of the largest credit bureau didn’t do. Here at i3 Business Solutions, we promise to keep you updated and protected from the latest threats.