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Vacation Alert! The ONE Thing You And Your Employees Should NEVER Do When On Vacation

’Tis the season when you and your team will be taking a little time off to head to the beach or your favorite vacation spot, and while we know we should completely disconnect from work, most of us will still check e-mail and do a little work while away — and that could end up causing some issues if you’re not careful while working remote.

An Urgent Security Warning For Businesses Running Microsoft Server 2003 (And A Limited Free Assessment Offer)

On July 14, 2015, Microsoft is officially retiring Windows Server 2003 and will no longer be offering support, updates or security patches. That means any server with this operating system installed will be completely exposed to serious hacker attacks aimed at taking control of your network, stealing data, crashing your system and inflicting a host of other business-crippling problems you do NOT want to have to deal with.

The 5 Most Dangerous Pieces Of Information To Give In An E – mail

In the book Spam Nation, investigative journalist and cybersecurity expert Brian Krebs revealed the single most effective (and relied upon) way cybercrime rings gain access to your bank account, credit cards and identity. Ready for it? E-mail.

Whether it’s opening an attachment infected by a virus, or a phishing scam where you unknowingly give up your login to a critical web site, e- mail still remains the most popular and reliable way digital thieves can rob you blind, steal your identity and wreak havoc on your network.

October is National CyberSecurity Awareness Month – Are your passwords secure?

As funny as this clip is, it is unfortunately more common than you would think.  Passwords are one of the most important lines of defense against hackers and data theft. With all the spending that businesses do on firewalls, antivirus, anti-malware and other security measures, many neglect the one thing that doesn’t cost anything other than some common sense rules and the time to write an effective policy.

What Is “Cloud Computing?”

Cloud computing refers to the “next evolution” of the Internet and how users (you and me) access, store and work with applications, files, e-mail, data and more. Instead of having all your files and applications stored on a PC or laptop, cloud computing puts this workload onto a high-speed, high security server that you access via any Internet connection or device.