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Better internet security: Easy as 1, 2, 3

The internet is not such a bad place to be in — for as long as website owners do their share in keeping it safe for their visitors. Here are three tips to do exactly just that. Tip 1: Use HTTPS Short for Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, HTTPS indicates that a website has an extra […]

ALERT – Update Your iPhone Now!

-- NOTE: This article was already sent out in an earlier newsletter, but we want to make sure that you're covered from these serious vulnerabilities in earlier iOS versions. If you aren't on at least 14.4, this applies to you! -- 

If you have an iPhone and have not yet updated to iOS 14.4, you should do so immediately.

The Cyber Apocalypse

If you're like most of us, you likely have a number of random user accounts that have been created over the years on a variety of different services. Sometimes it's an account on a website that you purchased something from once, or a service that you were indulging a passing interest in.

Security in 2021

2020 was a year of unexpected developments and changes. One change that most of us saw at least in some capacity was the mass shift to telecommuting, or another might have been our increased dependence on electronic forms of, well, everything. The world was already digital, but the pandemic certainly kicked the transition into high gear.

SolarWinds Breach: What It Means For All Of Us

There was a huge security incident recently that is more than likely flying under your radar: SolarWinds, a large cybersecurity and software company that develops tools used by the majority of companies on the Fortune 500 as well as almost all government agencies has discovered that they were infiltrated by threat actors, with the intrusions going as far back as September of 2019. These actors used sophisticated techniques to infiltrate SolarWinds and leveraged that access to distribute infected versions of Orion, one of their most popular network management tools, which is used by at least 10 federal agencies including the Department of the Treasury, the Department of Labor, the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security, and more.

Fix these business security flaws now

As businesses have become more reliant on technology, they’ve also become a prime target of cybercriminals. If you want to protect your organization from cyberattacks, make sure your cybersecurity system doesn’t have the following flaws. Open wireless networks With just one main internet line and a couple of wireless routers, an entire office can get […]

Why dashboards are vital tools for your business

People are visual creatures, which means we interpret visual data better than written words. That’s why most businesses turn to dashboards as a business intelligence tool to present data in a way that’s easy to understand, making dashboards a critical part of the business analytics process. Here are some common uses of dashboards across various […]

Heads Up! Watch For Amazon Scams During The Holidays

The holiday season may be over now, but it won't be long before we find ourselves gearing up for the Amazon-ordering, gift-box wrapping extravaganza that dominates most people's households during the the final months of the year. It's a magical time, but there are some things that you should be on the lookout for when making purchases for a music-lover, especially now that online shopping is a truly legitimate alternative shopping outlet that is looking to replace brick-and-mortar stores.

Should You Be Worried About Breaches?

Good question. The answer is absolutely yes.

It might seem like a no brainer, but there is a bit more to this than meets the eye. Breaches occur for a variety of reasons, and the information that is stolen or compromised usually varies as well. Sometimes it's just contact information such as emails, names, phone numbers, or addresses.

Why you shouldn’t use public charging kiosks

Smartphones have become a vital part of modern life. And as we spend more time on these gadgets, the likelihood of needing to recharge them while on the go increases. When your phone’s juice runs out and you’re nowhere near your charger, a public charging kiosk can look pretty promising. But what you might not […]