Update your firmware for faster boot time

Most network administrators do not perform firmware updates for routers, switches, or servers.  At CrossRealms, we’ve made it a policy to recommend a yearly firmware refresh of all systems.  These updates ensure that all network devices have the latest fixes.  For example, one of our clients wanted to repurpose a Dell PowerEdge R710 from a […]

Sophos releases Security Threat Report 2013

Sophos recently released its Security Threat Report 2013 focusing on Blackholes, the world’s most popular and notorious software exploit kits.  According to the report, Servers in the United States are the most infected in the world with 30.81% of hosted sites identified as Blackhole exploits.  These kits scan your computer for known vulnerabilities and then […]