Archive for Private Equity

Ransomware Prevention, Simplified

With the right policies and processes in place, you can significantly minimize your organization’s likelihood of falling victim to ransomware.  

SEC Sanctions Eight Firms for Cybersecurity Procedures. Are You Next?

Three fundamental governance guidelines to help ensure sure your firm doesn’t find itself in the hot seat.

The CTO’s Checklist for Returning to the Office

Our engineers weigh in with IT and cybersecurity recommendations for you to consider in preparation for your firm’s return to the office.

Your Employees are Wasting 30% of Their Time Resetting Passwords

Research shows 30% of an organization’s time is wasted waiting for a password reset ticket to be resolved. These days, time is more limited—and more valuable—than ever.

Are Portfolio Companies Ready for Business as Usual?

Coming out of the height of COVID-19, how are portfolio companies moving forward? Most of them don’t have the resources in place to call out gaps in security as people return to the office.

Are Your Portfolio Companies Vulnerable to COVID-19 Phishing Scams?

Phishing attacks targeting private equity firms’ portfolio companies aren’t new, but the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 has upped the game.

7 Office Quirks We Miss Most

The Agio team celebrates National Work from Home Day by reminiscing about the good ol’ days at the office.

Phishing Attack Targets Financial Services Executives

A phishing campaign is targeting Office 365 users specifically at financial services firms, and have compromised over 150 businesses.

Pros & Cons of Keeping Your Exchange Server with Office 365

Here are the top four reasons you may want to keep (or retire) your local Exchange server(s) after an Office 365 migration.

Protecting Private Equity, Real Estate, and Credit from Wire and Payment Transfer Fraud

Wire and payment transfer fraud are two of the top ways alternative investment firms lose significant money to attackers.

Your Portfolio Companies are Under Siege

We recommend prioritizing these seven areas to prevent access and protect systems and data.

Agio’s 10-Year Anniversary: Letter from CEO, Bart McDonough

We couldn’t have made it here without you.