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Abacode CMMC 2.0 Introduction

Abacode CMMC 2.0 Introduction

CMMC 2.0 Townhall Update Introduction The CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) hosted a CMMC 2.0 Townhall webinar on November 9, 2021, to review the new requirements in version 2.0 of...

Cybersecurity Playbook for Multifamily Housing I.T. Enterprises

Cybersecurity Playbook for Multifamily Housing I.T. Enterprises

The U.S. multifamily property management industry encompasses 40 million multifamily units valued at $3 trillion. More than 800,000 people work as employees of the management industry, while tech and service vendor companies employ hundreds of thousands more. And the industry is growing, requiring 4 million more units by 2030 just to keep up with demand. (Source: https://www.forbes.com).

Fallout From the Kaseya Attack

Fallout From the Kaseya Attack

Just before the Fourth of July weekend, we saw an advisory from Kaseya Corp., the Miami-based maker of remote access software, that its Virtual System/Server Administrator (VSA) software had been compromised.

Abacode Announces Record Q1 Sales Results

Abacode Announces Record Q1 Sales Results

Abacode, one of the fastest growing Cybersecurity and Compliance firms in the United States, announced record Q1 sales results of 113% year-over-year growth of their flagship Cyber Lorica ™ virtual Security Operations Center (vSOC) Managed Detection & Response service. In addition, Abacode’s newly launched MCCP Core™ services offering drove a record 57% quarter-over-quarter sales growth.

The most important thing for cybersecurity in multifamily

The most important thing for cybersecurity in multifamily

I have been working in cybersecurity for 25+ years and for the past five years in multifamily IT environments. I have learned about the typical scenarios in multifamily property management:

(1) numerous remote users (even before COVID!),

(2) heavy reliance on cloud and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) – from providers such as Yardi, RealPage, Entrata, and ResMan, and

(3) often a sense that those SaaS providers are “taking care of security for me.”

A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity and Compliance

A Holistic Approach to Cybersecurity and Compliance

Many companies are being driven and required to meet growing compliance standards such as SOC 2, ISO 27001, and others. While these standards can be overwhelming for businesses that don’t have the resources, they also signal a recognition of the fact that our digital world is so interconnected that a vulnerability at one company affects all of its partners as well.