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Forget these disaster recovery myths

Forget these disaster recovery myths

Disaster recovery (DR) isn’t what it used to be. Long gone are the days when a DR solution cost over a hundred thousand dollars and relied predominantly on tape backups. Cloud computing has dramatically changed the DR landscape. Unfortunately, there are still many misconceptions about DR. Here are a few of the myths that no longer apply.

4 Social engineering scams to watch out for

4 Social engineering scams to watch out for

Experts are constantly creating new security systems to protect individuals and businesses from hackers. From those who want to attend popular events like the Olympics to avoiding an angry boss, hackers are preying on gullible victims to circumvent network security systems and steal sensitive information.

Leave Your Privacy At The Door

Yet another reminder that free apps aren't really free.

 

A handful of popular iPhone apps were discovered to have embedded code that collected your location data, and in some cases, data related to your WiFi network and device for the purpose of selling it to marketing companies.

Security in the Internet of Things

Smart TVs, dishwashers, laundry machines, toasters, coffee makers and homes. Today, we are closer to the "future" that previous generations dreamed of than ever before, the culmination of this innovation being the "Internet of Things". The IoT is a massive network of devices that are connected to the internet, ranging anywhere from printers, wearable devices such as FitBits, security cameras, and more.

Equifax: One Year Later

The past year has been something of a disaster for the modern consumer. Starting with the MONUMENTAL Equifax breach that started in March of 2017 and was not disclosed until 6 months after the fact, to the more recent-yet-equally-terrifying Cambridge Analytica scandal.

Learning Hacks – Bill Gates

Learning Hacks – Bill Gates

When you think of the origins of Silicon Valley and the computer technology industry's explosion, you think of the same 3 companies: Google, Microsoft, Apple. Similarly, the founders of those three companies have ascended to a sort of legendary status in the mind of the public.