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Accellis optimizes productivity & security for legal and financial firms through managed IT services, cybersecurity, consulting and application development.

Think about the first time you opened Word after a version upgrade. You probably didn’t like the default font or the spacing, but you just changed it and got on with the business of work. Then you opened it up again, and made the same changes again — and again, and again, and again.  This can get rather annoying and cumbersome. You can save time and frustration by modifying the Normal.dotx template, which is what…
The CORE Security program affirms your network security is continually strengthened to help keep up with the ever-evolving risk of cyberattacks. Our Cybersecurity Engineers and vCISO (Virtual Chief Information Security Officer) will work with your firm to provide a holistic approach to cybersecurity using people, processes and technology. This comprehensive approach will allow us to successfully prevent, mitigate, and remediate more cyberattacks successfully. Traditional security measures for a network consisted of applying patching and installing…
Over 90% of targeted cyber attacks come through email. End-user training is a major factor in the way a business can combat these attacks. Here are 5 ways you can recognize a phishing email. 1. Asking for Personal Information If an email is asking for personal or company information, this is a red flag that the email is fake. Legitimate companies are unlikely to ask for personal information or account logins in an email. Be…
Lithuanian Man Pleads Guilty to Scamming $100 Million From Facebook & Google Evaldas Rimasauskas pleaded guilty to scamming Facebook & Google out of $100 million. How did he do it? Rimasauskas emailed them and asked for it. The scheme took place between 2013-2015. How the phishing scam worked According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Southern District of New York, in 2016 Rimasauskas created a company that posed as Taiwan-based Quanta Computer. Rimasauskas…
We are excited to announce our new webinar series, Accellis Tech Talk! This monthly webinar will address common tech issues that you encounter throughout your workday. We want to give attendees a say in what topics we cover.  Attendees can vote on topics or add topics not listed. Click here to vote. Accellis Tech Talk will be fun, informative, relevant, and to the point. Topics such as handling SPAM, changing email signatures, converting PDF’s or any other…
Legal firms are embracing artificial intelligence (AI) to move faster, find connections within case documents, and make decisions. Some firms may still be digitizing files or implementing their first document management system. The goal in each case is to boost speed and productivity. Behind the technology to increase a firm’s effectiveness, there is a risk that most firms can’t see. Consistently, there are documents their systems cannot find. Every document that needs to be reviewed, shared,…
In 2018 the average cost of a cyber attack for a U.S. company was $7.91 million. According to The Financial Journal, the average cost for a business to recover from a data breach is $400,000. This price tag can be disastrous for small and midsize firms (SMF’s). Here are 5 reasons why SMF’s are at risk. Cybercriminals Do Not Discriminate It’s not just large firms, corporations, and businesses that must worry about cyber attacks. SMF’s…
In 2018 the average cost of a cyber attack for a U.S. company was $7.91 million. According to The Financial Journal, the average cost for a business to recover from a data breach is $400,000. This price tag can be disastrous for small and midsize firms (SMF’s). Here are 5 reasons why SMF’s are at risk. Cybercriminals Do Not Discriminate It’s not just large firms, corporations, and businesses that must worry about cyber attacks. SMF’s…