About Link High Technologies Inc.
As a local, privately-owned small business ourselves, we understand how important effective, on-time IT solutions are in keeping your business vigorous and growing. We are dedicated to helping our clients grow their businesses by delivering customized IT solutions that increase productivity, decrease risk, and provide measurable value.

Cybersecurity Assessment


1. Does your company have a password policy?
  • Do not require password expiration
  • 12 Character Minimum
  • Password History Remembered
  • Complexity Required
  • Admin required to unlock
2. Does your company require MFA (Multifactor Authentication)?
  • A any cloud access (QuickBooks, Salesforce, etc.)
  • Access to backups
  • For any remote access
  • Any critical information
  • Software or Hardware Authenticators NOT SMS (Text Messaging).
  • Now required by ALL Cyber Insurance Carriers.
3. Does your company restrict Local Admin Rights?
  • Prevents many types of malware and ransomware attacks from starting. We recommend separate local admin accounts that are used as needed. I.e., User_admin@abc.com and not giving local admin rights to accounts used daily
4. Does Your Company have a Backup and Disaster Recovery Plan?
  • Off-site backups of servers – prevent ransomware from encrypting backups
  • Backup of Office 365\Google accounts
    • Both Microsoft and Google do not back up your account
    • There is only 90 Days of Retention
  • Backup Sync of Local PCs with One Drive
5. Have You Installed an Email Security Gateway?
  • Inspects email for malicious content before it reaches corporate systems
  • Scans all outbound mails
6. Does Your Company Use Computer Encryption at Rest?
7. Has Your Company Moved to Next-Generation Antivirus?
8. Do You Implement Threat protection and content filtering?
  • endpoints from opening malware-infected sites
  • viewing of inappropriate content
9. Does Your Company Provide Security Awareness Training to Employees?
  • Reduces risks of cyber attacks
  • Creates a culture of security compliance
  • Includes automated reminder emails and reports of end-user participation
  • Required by most Cyber Insurance companies
10. Does Your Company Have an MDR (Managed Detection and Response Protocol?
  • Monitors Endpoints and Network
  • Monitoring Office 365/SALESFORCE/DROPBOX activity
  • The MAJORITY of breaches occur through email
  • Recommended by most Cyber Insurance companies
11. Does Your Company Regularly do Vulnerability Scanning?
  • Monitors our networks, systems, and applications for security vulnerabilities
  • Monitors systems beyond standard computer/servers
    • IP Cameras
    • Payroll Time Clocks
    • Industrial Equipment
  • Recommended by most Cyber Insurance Companies for office or warehouse-based organizations.
12. Does Your Organization Have a Cyber Incident Response Plan?
  • Detection, Reporting, and Analysis
  • Legal & Forensics
  • Containment, Eradication, and Recovery
  • Other Responses (i.e. Public Relations)
  • Post-Incident Review
Total Score 0
0-50You need to review your IT procedures as you are at risk
51-80 PointsYou are on your way, but have a number of gaps to fill to be safe and compliant
81-120 PointsOnly a few items away from being as safe as possible, and complaint for Cyber Insurance

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