Author Archives: @PhistonTechnologies

Why You Should Destroy Unused Optical Discs

While optical media has taken a back seat to cloud storage, it’s still a major security risk. That’s why you should seriously consider destroying any recordable CDs, DVDs, or Blu-Rays that you don’t need anymore. Why Optical Media is a Security Risk The very thing that’s made optical media such a convenience is what makes […]

What Should You Do After A Data Leak?

There are thousands of data breaches in the United States every year. Despite the increased security measure that many businesses and organizations take, many of them still find themselves in a complex situation where a data leak takes place. The manner in which you handle a data leak will be critically important. Being fully prepared […]

Improper Storage Disposal Risks Breaches In Data Security

Mention the topic of data security and what usually comes to mind are firewalls, antivirus programs, and other commonly used cybersecurity tools. However, what many businesses fail to recognize is that the improper disposal of stored data poses as much of a security risk as a hacker does. Permanent data destruction can be a complex and confusing […]

Securing Your Information With Data Destruction Technology

Over the years, there has been a large amount of misinformation floating around about destroying data or wiping data on hard drives. If you do not want to accidentally hand over your company’s data or your employees’ and customers’ personal and confidential information to a competitor or a criminal, there are some important things you […]

Mitigate The Risks With Proper Data Security Measures

The importance of proper and secure data destruction and IT asset disposal have grown significantly due to the various industry concerns during the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 continues to trigger major changes in the way we work and conduct business. There has been an increase in remote working and remote learning. More virtual meetings and conference […]