How to Optimize Security As it Relates to Your Servers

How to Optimize Security As it Relates to Your Servers Your business relies on its servers in order to function – which makes it incredibly important that these servers are sufficiently protected. There are a few practices that you can put into place that will help you to secure your server room. Let’s work our […]

Tip of the Week: Mobile Data Management

Tip of the Week: Mobile Data Management There are hundreds of things that a business owner has to do, so managing the security of the data coming in and going out from mobile devices might not make the hierarchy of considerations that need to be immediately addressed. Today, we will take a look at why […]

How Google is Trying to Make Passwords Easier and Better

How Google is Trying to Make Passwords Easier and Better Common opinion more or less states that passwords aren’t so much “necessary,” as they are a “necessary evil.” The best practices that are recommended to maintain the efficacy of passwords today can certainly feel excessive – which tempts many users into ignoring these practices, to […]

Small Businesses Face As Much Risk for Data Breaches

Small Businesses Face As Much Risk for Data Breaches If you have a bank account or a credit card, chances are you’ve been made aware of a hack or a data breach. Many think that big organizations are more frequently being breached, forcing them to run damage control for the often millions of customers affected. […]

Stop Trusting Hackers With Your Smartphone!

Stop Trusting Hackers With Your Smartphone! Do you have a smartphone? Do you feel as though your data is secure on it? Users are relying on smartphones more and more to accomplish daily tasks. This means there is a massive amount of data traffic transferred each day to and from your device, and potentially transferred into […]

Microsoft Releases Out-of-Band Security Updates

Microsoft Releases Out-of-Band Security Updates Patching your software is one of the most important, yet ignored, tasks in computing. If your internal IT team or person handles it, it’s oftentimes on a manual basis.  This means a person having to patch each endpoint, one after another.  It’s time consuming, and not at the top of many […]

Taking a Look at the History of Cybersecurity

Taking a Look at the History of Cybersecurity Let’s face it, cybersecurity now has to be a major point of emphasis for the modern business. With the immense amount of threats out there, cybersecurity has grown into a multi-billion dollar industry, with no limit in sight. Just a few years ago, there was no fileless malware, […]

Three Tricks to Spot Phishing Attempts

Three Tricks to Spot Phishing Attempts Cybersecurity needs to be a priority to any business that wants to continue their operations in the long-term. The most common threat is phishing, which accounts for 90% of data breaches, according to one recent report. ________________________________________ In 2018, there was an increase in the prevalence of phishing attacks […]

Tip of the Week: Automatically Organizing Your Email

Tip of the Week: Automatically Organizing Your Email Let’s face it – you’d be hard-pressed at this point to find someone who wasn’t fairly confident about their use of email in the office. However, the way they are currently using their email may not be the most efficient. This week, we’re focusing our tips on […]

Delivering Efficiency with Managed IT, Part III

Delivering Efficiency with Managed IT, Part III It’s true that managed IT services do a lot to make technology accessible to small and medium-sized organizations that wouldn’t typically look immediately to technology to fix parts of their business. One of the innovations that modern business has made is in prioritizing a smarter approach. Apart from […]