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Be Prepared for the Latest Holiday Scams

[Heads UP] Business Email Compromiser on the rise!! Partners/Clients and Team members and IT Pros around the globe, Several research firms, IT Security investigators and intelligence sharing organizations, are cautioning companies, shoppers, retailers, and major online retailers to be wary of an increase in sophisticated Email scams and attempts at compromises. Researchers at Tessian caution […]

What’s the Best Security Strategy – Build or Buy? MSP Partner Testimonial

How to Stop Ransomware Attacks with One Click?

Learn How You Can Stop Ransomware Attacks with our latest Overwatch Security Solution   Introducing Overwatch Ransomware Kill Switch. The latest security solution blocks all unnecessary network communications to or from any endpoint, reducing the threat risk across your networks – from home or remote workspaces to corporate campuses. -Why are current solutions not enough […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 20: What’s Up with the Ramp Up in Cybersecurity Regulation?

With Solarwinds, Colonial Pipeline and a rash of other alarming breaches, it’s no surprise that cybersecurity regulation is ramping up. In May, President Biden signed an Executive Order “Improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity.” And, now there are more than 130 bills making their way through Congress. That’s only taking into account what’s going on at the […]

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High Wire Wins $3.5 Million Technology Solutions Contract for Tier One Network Service Provider

Network Expansion Project Ramps Up Through Fourth Quarter and Into Next Year High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) today announced it won a $3.5 million contract for a national communications service provider to deploy network solutions at thousands of locations across the country. “As I shared in our quarterly results […]

High Wire Networks Releases Third Quarter 2021 Results

Thirty-five Percent Pro Forma Revenue Growth Year-Over-Year High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) reported earnings for the period ended September 30 and provides management discussion and analysis. Highlights of the third quarter earnings report are as follows: Third quarter 2021 revenue of $11.37 million compared to same period pro forma […]

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High Wire Networks Hires Veteran Technology Field Services Executive to Lead Global Command Center Services

Kim Fuller Named Vice President of Operations to Oversee MRR-driven Technology Services and High Wire’s 15,000 Global Professionals High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, has named IT channel operations veteran Kim Fuller as Vice President of Operations, overseeing the […]

High Wire Networks Closes Acquisition of Wholesale Voice and Data Network Services Provider

Acquisition of Secure Voice Corp. Provides Additional Recurring Revenue Stream and Nearly 200 Channel Partners. High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a global provider of technical, professional, electrical and cybersecurity services, announced today the Company has finalized its agreement to acquire the business of Secure Voice Corp. (SVC), a wholesale […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 19: How to Stop Ransomware in its Tracks

Cybercriminals are getting rich by literally holding corporate data and networks hostage. These so-called ransomware attacks are on the rise because they work. They’re hard to detect and almost impossible to stop. In 2021 Ransomware damages worldwide are projected to be $20 billion. That’s 57 times more than they were in 2015, says Cybersecurity Ventures. […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode18: How to Get Job Security with a Career in Cybersecurity

Good help is hard to find. That’s especially true in cybersecurity. We need 3 million cybersecurity professionals to close the talent gap, according to the 2020 Cybersecurity Workforce Study conducted by (ISC)2. The shortage means security skills are in high demand, creating opportunities for those who are willing to learn. In this episode of Cybersecurity […]

High Wire Networks Wins Multimillion-Dollar Technology Solutions Contract for Tier One Network Services Provider

Estimated Contract Value of Up to $7 Million to Deploy Next-gen Fiber Network Across the U.S. High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) today announced it will begin a next-generation fiber network deployment across the country for a national  Communication Services Provider. The value of the contract is estimated to be […]

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High Wire Networks Launches Overwatch Ransomware Kill Switch Powered by Airgap

Overwatch Managed Security Enables MSP Partners to Help Businesses Contain the Escalating Damage from Ransomware Attacks High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) and its cybersecurity business unit, Overwatch Managed Security, today introduced Overwatch Ransomware Kill Switch, powered by Airgap, provider of the industry’s first agentless Ransomware Kill Switch™. The solution […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Ep.17: EDR: Reducing the Risk of “Anywhere Work”

Cloud-enabled anywhere work has been a boon to businesses of all sizes — improving productivity and, frankly, keeping companies up and running during COVID. It’s also been a bonanza for cybercriminals, extending their attack surface to a greater number of endpoints – beyond servers and workstations to laptops, tablets, smartphones and even IoT devices. What […]

High Wire Networks Hires EVP of Finance to Accelerate Uplist to Nasdaq

Chris Sorensen named Executive Vice President of Finance to Bolster Financial Controls and Compliance High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, has added former Treehouse Foods, Inc. (NYSE: THS) Director of Financial Analytics to its growing team. Sorensen worked at […]

How Overwatch Solves Your Cybersecurity Business Challenges

Why Does Cybersecurity Require 24×7 Visibility?

Outcome-driven Cybersecurity

How Will Government Regulations Impact MSPs?

Why Has Cybersecurity Shifted to Open XDR?

Do all MSSPs offer a 24×7 SOC?

High Wire Networks Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2021

Fifth-Annual List Honors Leading MSSP, MDR and SOCaaS Cybersecurity Companies Worldwide MSSP Alert, published by After Nines Inc., has named High Wire Networks and the cybersecurity division, Overwatch Managed Security, to the Top 250 MSSPs list for 2021 (http://www.msspalert.com/top250). The list and research identify and honor the top MSSPs, managed detection and response (MDR) and […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Ep.16: How to Unlock End-to-End Security with Open XDR

Overwatch Cybersecurity

High Wire Networks Reports Record Revenue Gains in July for Managed Cybersecurity Division

MRR Up 22% Month over Month and Total Revenue Up 41% for Overwatch Managed Security Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), announced that High Wire Networks Inc.’s (“High Wire”) Overwatch Managed Security division reported a 22 percent increase in monthly recurring revenue (MRR) and a 41 percent boost in total contract […]

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Spectrum Global Solutions Shows Positive Operating Income and Increased Net Shareholder Equity, Working Towards Market Uplisting

Significant Second Quarter Gains Lay Foundation for Long-term Success BOCA RATON, Fla, Aug. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), today reported second quarter earnings. Auditors advised the Company they deemed High Wire Networks, Inc. the acquiring entity in the merger previously announced.   As a result, the financial […]

Cyber Insurance

Debunking Myths About Cyber Insurance

In a recent episode of our Cybersecurity Simplified podcast, we talked about how the risks of ransomware are becoming too high for some cyber insurance companies. But the ramifications of this trend extend well beyond ransomware to include all cyberthreats. That means we need to rethink our perceptions of cyber insurance and, most importantly, how […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Ep.15: The Case for Managed Security Services

In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll discuss the case for managed security services.

Cybersecurity Simplified-Ep.14: Why It’s Time for a Patch Management Makeover

Fixing software bugs is critical to keeping bad actors out. It’s a continuous process called Patch Management. While its purpose is to keep systems up to date, the practice itself has not kept up with the times.

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Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 13: Is the Risk of Ransomware too High for Cyber Insurance?

Recently, some cyber insurance companies have switched sides in the debate, refusing to reimburse ransomware payments to cybercriminals. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll discuss this trend and what it means for the future of cybersecurity risk strategies.

High Wire Networks Delivers 24/7 Management to Endpoint Detection and Response in Overwatch Managed Security Marketplace

Overwatch Managed EDR Combines SentinelOne Platform with 24/7 SOC as a Service to Deliver Increased MRR to MSP Partners High Wire Networks Inc. (“High Wire”), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, has added Managed Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) to its Overwatch Managed Security Services Marketplace, enabling managed service providers […]

High Wire Networks Expands Global Technology Channel to Support System Integrators

David Hand Joins Company as Vice President of Global System Integrators Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI) announced today that High Wire Networks Inc. (“High Wire”) has expanded its global technology services channel to support Global Systems Integrators (GSIs). The Company also has named executive sales leader David Hand as Vice President […]

High Wire Delivers $1.3 Million Purpose-built Networking Solution for Global Manufacturer Across U.S.

By Thomas Stuttle   High Wire Networks is working with a partner to provide $1.28M in networking solutions, wireless surveys, and infrastructure services for a global manufacturer at four locations: Illinois, Nevada, California and North Carolina. At each site, High Wire deploys a wireless survey and physical site survey and installs access points. The customer […]

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Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 12: Ransomware is Booming – What Businesses Need to Know

You see it in the headlines every day— ransomware attacks disrupting businesses and the economy in a broader sense.  2020 was a bad year for ransomware attacks. 2021 is already shaping out to be way worse.

Spectrum Global Solutions Announces Closing of Merger with High Wire Networks

Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a single-source provider of next-generation communications network and professional services to telecommunications and enterprise markets, announces today that it has completed its previously announced merger with High Wire Networks Inc. (“High Wire”). The closing of the transaction was delayed as the Company waited for PPP […]

Security Operations Center

How the Pandemic Has Left Internal Security Teams Stretched Thin (And What to Do About It)

Even before the pandemic struck last year, cybercrime was on a meteoric rise. And along with it, increased cybersecurity risks to businesses of all sizes. Last year, the average price tag of a data breach in the U.S. was $3.86 million, according to industry figures. The overall projected cost of cybercrime in 2021 is in […]

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High Wire Networks Wins $1.3 Million Electrical Services Deal for National Commercial Packaging Company’s New Headquarters

High Wire Gets Started on 3rd Multimillion Dollar Electrical Project for the Year High Wire Networks Inc. has been awarded a $1.28M electrical contract for a new 170,000-square-foot production facility and office in Southern Wisconsin, centralized between the Chicago and Milwaukee metro areas. High Wire will install 1,100 light fixtures, a new 2,000 amps electrical […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Ep.11: The New Hybrid Workplace is the Next Security Headache

 In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll discuss why the New Hybrid Workplace is the Next Security Headache and what to do about it.

Susanna Song of High Wire Networks Featured on CRN’s 2021 Women of the Channel List

Channel Marketing Executive Named to Prestigious List of Channel Leaders Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), announced today that High Wire Networks Inc. (“High Wire”), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Susanna Song, Vice President […]

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High Wire Networks Wins $1.3 Million Managed Services and Maintenance Program for National Garbage and Recycling Services Company

Value-added Reseller Leverages High Wire’s 15,000 Field Technicians for Network Support at Customer Sites Across North America Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), announced today that High Wire Networks Inc. (“High Wire”) has been awarded a  managed services and maintenance contract to centralize all network and desktop support at 1,240 sites across […]

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High Wire Delivers Networking Solutions at 400 Sites in 3 Months for National Restaurant Chain

High Wire Networks recently jumped in to help a new value-added reseller (VAR) partner who needed to replace a failing contractor in the middle of a Meraki rollout at a chain of American family entertainment center restaurants.  High Wire took control of the project and made critical improvements to make sure we met the needs […]

ABC 7 Eyewitness News Interviews CISO Phil Burnett About Latest Ransomware Attack in Gary, Indiana

CISO Offers Advice on How to Protect Your Business from Ransomware Attack Continued cyber threats and the frequency we hear about ransomware attacks on the news is alarming. According to experts, cybercrime is a national security level threat and different types of cyber-attacks have reached a record high recently.    Sadly, yesterday was not […]

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Spectrum Global Solutions Announces Transition Services Agreement with High Wire Networks

Interim Agreement Enables Company to Receive Benefits of Merger in Advance of Closing Spectrum Global Solutions Inc. (the “Company” or “Spectrum”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a single-source provider of next-generation communications network and professional services to telecommunications and enterprise markets, announces today the Company’s entry into a Transition Services Agreement (the “Agreement” or “TSA”)  with High Wire Networks […]

“The Future of Managed Cybersecurity is Now!”- Virtual Conference – June 16, 2021

Ready to Solve the Business Problem of Cybersecurity? That’s right – cybersecurity is not only an IT challenge, it’s a business challenge!   Cybersecurity impacts your entire business, including: Operational uptime Privacy of customer data Compliance of regulations Revenue generation Company reputation Discover how you can tackle all of these business challenges without breaking your […]

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