Don't Know About SMiShing? Don't Open That Text Until You Read This!

June 22th, 2017

It’s official!  In our connected world, no digital domain or communication is sacred anymore.  In addition to staying alert to email phishing scams, malvertising and insecure Wi-Fi connections, text messages should also be treated as suspect thanks to SMiShing.

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What is Social Engineering? (Because If You Don't Know, You Should)

April 06th, 2017

Social engineering is the art of manipulating you into giving up personal or private information.  It's also a very common type of cyberattack levied against small and medium-sized businesses (SMB’s), making it critical that you understand both what it is and how it’s being used to trick victims (your employees) into handing over confidential...

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These bad habits are putting your computer at risk

January 11th, 2017

You may be the one who is most responsible for putting your computer at risk of a breach or malware infection.  But by taking steps to end these 10 bad habits, you can limit your risks and enjoy a safer, more secure 2017.

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Beware These Popular Online Scams

October 28th, 2016

Halloween frights may come around only once a year, but there are some truly scary scams lurking online every single day of the year.

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Is Your Business Network Safe...From Your End-Users?

October 03th, 2016

He didn't MEAN to take down your business network.

All he did was click on the link in that email his bank sent him unexpectedly.

Because if he didn't follow that link immediately, his account was going to be frozen.  And he had plans later on, so not being able to access his account was going to be super inconvenient.

It was just one click.

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QuickTime for Windows Users: Time to Uninstall

April 20th, 2016

The Department of Homeland Security has issued an alert recommending that any QuickTime for Windows users immediately uninstall the program due to potential security risks.

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How to Spot Phishing Attacks and Keep Your Business Network Safe

March 04th, 2016

Do you know how to spot phishing attacks and keep your business network safe from threats like ransomware and identify theft?

One of the mainstays in a hacker's arsenal is the phishing attack. Phishing is defined as a form of fraud in which the attacker tries to learn information such as login credentials or account information by masquerading...

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The Scary Truth About Ransomware and What You Can Do About It

February 25th, 2016

ALERT: Please be advised that there is a marked increase in ransomware attacks against businesses nationally. As you may have seen, this issue recently made headline news, with a high profile attack on Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center in Los Angeles. A number of police departments around the country have also been targeted.

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Did You Make The List of the Worst Passwords of 2015?

January 20th, 2016

Let's be really clear here - this is NOT a list (see list below) you want to be on. Answering yes to this question is most definitely not a good thing. So if you spot yours on the below list of worst passwords of 2015, then stop reading this and go strengthen your password(s).

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Tax Scams: What to Look For and How to Avoid Them

December 03th, 2015

It’s not just death and taxes that are inevitable anymore. Now, along with tax season comes the inevitable rise in tax scams attempting to defraud people.

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