The Threat Landscape is Changing

It has become very apparent that Cyberattacks can affect virtually anyone, anywhere, at any time. The threat landscape for cyberattacks has changed drastically over the year. A strong example of this is A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world’s biggest shipping company with a fleet of more than 600 container vessels and a market share of around 16%. […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Friday, August 11, 2017

Tips for Cleaning Up and Organizing Your PC

Find files faster and start working more efficiently with a well-ordered PC. If it’s been a while since you last organized your PC (or if you’ve never really bothered to do it), getting all of those stray files and folders in order can seem like a daunting task. Although there are certainly people who thrive […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ransomware: How to protect yourself

The global ransomware cyber-attack shut down hundreds of thousands of computers around the world over a few days by exploiting a software vulnerability. If you feel you may be at risk, there are several measures you can take to protect your computer and its data. Update your computer by installing patches from Microsoft, especially those […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Protect Your Small Business with these STOP. THINK. CONNECT. Tips:

Keep a clean machine: Having the latest security software, web browser and operating system is the best defense against viruses, malware and other online threats. Automate software updates: Many software programs will automatically connect and update to defend against known risks. Turn on automatic updates if that’s an available option. When in doubt, throw it out: Links in […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Monday, April 10, 2017

Understanding Threats – The on-going online attack

You don’t need to be a cybersecurity expert to ensure that your business is protected, but it is critical that you understand the online threats to your company’s network. Awareness of key threats will enable you to employ practices and behaviors that limit your company’s risk. Today’s businesses face several major online threats: Spam Spam, […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Monday, April 10, 2017

2017 TRENDS

As we settle into another year, we cannot help but ask ourselves: What tech trends will we see in 2017 and beyond? Let’s take a closer look! 1.  Internet of Things (IOT) and Smart Home Technology: IOT is the idea that technology not only tracks data, but it also uses that information to contact other […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Automation in business

Automation:  the technique of making an apparatus, a process, or a system operate automatically We set up our “Out of Office” notice to let people know that we cannot respond to email while we are away for vacation.  This is the most basic form of automation that we perform in our businesses. Other examples include: […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Windows 10 is here Putting an end to older operating systems

Just a reminder that Windows 10 is here and you have until July 29th to receive it as a free upgrade from Microsoft.  After that date, the upgrade will cost $99. Support End Dates for Windows: Client operating systems Latest update or service pack End of mainstream support End of extended support Windows XP Service Pack […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Keyboard Shortcuts – Get the most out of your PC or Mac

This month, we thought we would share a couple of keyboard shortcuts that you may be able to take advantage of. There are keyboard shortcuts for doing almost anything in Windows.  Below are the ones we personally use the most often:   Alt+Tab Switch between open programs Alt+F4 Close current window Backspace Go to previous […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Thursday, April 14, 2016

The evolution of junk mail and the modern spam filter

Like most of you, I get the regular “junk” through the post office. It comes in various forms: free money, credit card offers, high interest loans, and timeshares. I recognize these instantly (usually without even opening the envelope) and they go straight into garbage. Over time we have all developed the ability to distinguish the […]

Continue Reading » | Posted on: Thursday, March 17, 2016

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