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NY DFS Tightens Screws on 3rd Party Cyber-Risk for Financial Firms

ACE IT Solutions Managing Partner, Warren Finkel, recently spoke to FinOps about New York State’s Department of Financial Services new rules on managing cyber-risks and how banks are expected to protect critical non-public customer data. “Out of sight doesn’t mean out of mind when it comes to following New York State’s new rigorous rules on… Continue Reading

ACE IT Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed Security Services

New York, NY,  February 15, 2017 – ACE IT Solutions announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named ACE IT Solutions to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Managed Security 100 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed IT… Continue Reading

NY DFS Releases Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Service Companies

New cybersecurity regulations are set to go into effect on March 1, and NY-based financial firms need to be prepared. Announced  in September 2016, the new cybersecurity regulation, known as 23 NYCRR 500, was developed to “guarantee the financial services industry upholds its obligation to protect consumers and ensure that its systems are sufficiently constructed to prevent… Continue Reading

ACE IT Solutions Nominated for Five Hedge Fund Technology Awards

ACE IT Solutions has been nominated as a finalist for five HFMWeek 2017 US Hedge Fund Technology Awards, including: Best infrastructure provider (read more) Best IT consultancy service (read more) Best IT service for small and start-up firms (read more) Best security solution (read more) Best overall technology firm – client service​ (read more) The 2017 US… Continue Reading

Simplify Cybersecurity with a Proactive Approach to Security Threats

ACE IT Solutions’ cybersecurity partner, IBM Security, has launched a new team of global experts – IBM X-Force IRIS, to help clients prepare for and rapidly respond to security threats with best-of-breed security solutions. Our seasoned experts and consultants deliver threat intelligence services, incident preparedness planning and onsite response services to help organizations stay ahead… Continue Reading

Restore Systems After Ransomware without Paying

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority (SFMTA) was hit with a ransomware attack the morning of Friday, Nov. 25. It is reported that the hacker demanded approximately $73,000 USD to restore operations. Fortunately, the SFMTA had an information technology team in place and backup systems that allowed the SFMTA to bounce back without paying a cent.… Continue Reading

Cybersecurity Breakfast Briefing: How to Beat Ransomware

Stop Hackers Before they Have a Chance to Throw the First Punch Join ACE IT Solutions and Sophos for breakfast while you learn how to beat today’s biggest security threat – Ransomware REGISTER HERE When: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM ** Breakfast will be served Where: 250 Pehle Road, Plaza One Conference… Continue Reading

Protecting Your Network From Ransomware: Tips from the FBI

Ransomware is the fastest growing malware threat, targeting users in all industries and businesses of all sizes. On average, more than 4,000 ransomware attacks have occurred daily since January 1, 2016. This is a 300-percent increase over the approximately 1,000 attacks per day seen in 2015. What is Ransomware? Ransomware is a form of malware that… Continue Reading