Our firm’s National Technology Practice group offers a deep understanding of the challenges and issues facing growing technology companies. We will guide you through these challenges with proactive advice and industry insight. Our firm prides itself on offering clients an industry team they won’t outgrow. Our dedicated Technology Practice fuses the collective knowledge, expertise and creativity of its professionals. By keeping abreast of new developments and continuing trends in the industry, we are able to offer practical solutions that will help your business.
With offices across the U.S. and as a member of UHY International, we have access to thousands of professionals worldwide with the capabilities to serve technology companies with distinction through the support of our international practices. Our teams are organized across the country by industry, which provides clients with the best-in category knowledge gained from working with similar clients in their industry or service specialty.
Our technology client base includes companies from all areas of the industry, including:
Are enterprises more or less secure than 5 years ago? That’s the big question of the moment, especially with ongoing revelations about state-sponsored hacking, as well as an unending stream of reports about customer and employee data being compromised by even the most seemingly security-conscious organizations. Awareness of data security is running at a fever pitch at the highest levels of government and business organizations. There have been plenty of technology advances, and awareness has grown. Still, the wave of breaches and threats never seems to abate, and likely never will.
The Better Business Bureau has learned that scammers are now targeting small business owners with phishing emails using QuickBooks software as bait. Emails are being sent with the subject line "QuickBooks Support: Change Request". The message is "confirming" that the business name was changed with Intuit, QuickBooks' manufacturer, even though no such request was made.
IRS warns a damaging W-2 phishing email scam is spreading aggressively beyond corporate America.
Two weeks ago the IRS issued a warning about a W-2 phishing email scam. Less than a week later the IRS issued an urgent alert stressing the scam is spreading aggressively beyond corporate America and into schools, hospitals, nonprofits, middle market companies, etc.
The FBI has warned of a dramatic increase in targeted email attacks on company employees that appear to come from the CEO or other executive. These scams usually begin with the attackers compromising the executive's email account, or messaging from look-alike email addresses that may be one or two letters different from the real company email address.
You've spent time and money configuring your enterprise security software and have assured your stakeholders that this investment will help keep your data safe. What happens when the software that is supposed to protect your data winds up exposing it instead? This nightmare scenario is a reality for many businesses; possibly yours. Several versions of Symantec antivirus software were recently found to have multiple critical vulnerabilities that can expose all of your sensitive information to unknown third parties.