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ACE IT Solutions Sponsors Annual AITEC Charity Golf Event

ACE IT Solutions is a proud sponsor of AITEC’s fifth-annual Charity Golf Event, to be held on June 15, 2017 at the Upper Montclair County Country Club in Clifton, NJ. 

The AITEC Gives Back Foundation  was created to further the altruism of business leaders in the investment industry. The AITEC Gives Back charity golf event started in 2013 and has raised over $1.2 million since inception. In recent years, beneficiaries of the proceeds were awarded to the Wounded Warrior Project, Catch-A-Lift Foundation, Year Up, Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Ground Work Hudson Valley and the LZ Grace Foundation.   

More details about the event and about AITEC Gives Back can be found HERE.

About AITEC
AITEC  is a private secure community of senior professionals sharing advice, knowledge, insights and best practices for the betterment of the investment industry.  AITEC  provides access to peers, information, DDQ templates, and vendor discounts.  Over 300 members strong, the community’s members represent firms around the globe, with assets totaling over $3 trillion USD.

What You Need to Know About WannaCry Ransomware

The WannaCry Ransomware attack has been touted as the biggest ransomware attack in history. The attack has engulfed businesses around the world, bringing many large enterprises and hospitals to a standstill. The ransomware affects Microsoft Systems, particularly older, unpatched operating systems such as XP. Microsoft released a patch for versions of Windows it no longer supports… 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

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

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