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Field Effect partners with RosettiStarr to deliver best-in-class cyber security services

RosettiStarr will leverage Covalence, Field Effect’s managed detection and response solution (MDR). Covalence is the only such tool built and designed from the ground up that makes it easy for small and medium businesses to get comprehensive, sophisticated protection from a single platform. We are excited to announce a strategic partnership with RosettiStarr, an international […]

4 things MSPs should know about offering a managed security service

In early 2022, global analyst firm Aite-Novarica Group interviewed five MSPs across North America to get a first-hand look at the MSP market. Field Effect commissioned the study to explore the MSP space today and how small and mid-sized providers can grow their business by adding the right managed detection and response (MDR) service. Contents […]

Bill C-26: A stronger defence for Canada’s critical infrastructure

In June 2022, the Parliament of Canada introduced Bill C-26: An Act respecting cyber security, amending the Telecommunications Act and making consequential amendments to other Acts.  The Bill has two parts:   Part 1 amends the existing Telecommunications Act  Part 2 creates the Critical Cyber Systems Protection Act  Bill C-26: Part 1  The Telecommunications Act, created in […]

The real cost of a data breach in 2022

The actual cost of a data breach is significantly more than the damages reported in news stories.   We’ve all read those headlines detailing a recent data breach and the subsequent million-dollar lawsuits. It’s true that data breaches consist of direct, quantifiable costs such as fines or lawsuits regarding stolen information.  However, there are indirect costs […]

Password spraying attacks: Tips for detection and prevention

Between brute force, credential stuffing, and password spraying attacks, password security is still top of mind for global IT professionals. Cyber criminals have become more skilled at cracking passwords and gaining access to networks. These attacks, especially when they result in high-profile compromises, are reminders to implement strong password policies and best practices. Take the […]