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Improve customer data collection with these tips

January 18th, 2021

As businesses continue to use more apps and tools that allow them to collect, store, and process customer information, the amount of data in their systems grows exponentially. However, not all of the collected information is important or even useful. Gathering more data requires finding a way to keep everything organized and relevant.

Ransomware – Before, During & After

January 14th, 2021

Before During and After Ransomware attacks

We all have heard of one of the most popular cyberattacks used in today’s business environment – ransomware. What type of attack it is, how it is obtained, how to get it off your machines if you’re attacked, and how to prevent it from happening to your organization – we’ve got answers for you! Watch our quick video here, or see our Q & A below.

Avoid These 5 Bad Business Security Practices

January 13th, 2021

Many small- and mid-sized businesses struggle to protect their data, often neglecting a critical component in their business security strategy. If your organization still follows one or more of these bad security practices, correct them as soon as possible.

Employees Most Susceptible to Phishing Attacks

January 13th, 2021

We might be prone to considering breaches caused primarily by cybercriminals hacking corporate networks. But data show - especially in the case of phishing attacks - are most often facilitated unknowingly by employees or insiders. In fact, the most recent Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) revealed that 30 percent of breaches are caused by an internal actor.

WiFi router features you need to keep in mind

January 8th, 2021

Wireless routers are essential for operating a modern business. These allow one network connection to essentially be split into many and then shared by different users and devices — usually over a WiFi connection. If you are looking for a new WiFi router for your office, there are some important features you need to keep […]

Use the “SLAM” Method to Spot Phishing Emails

January 7th, 2021

This video will reiterate how important it is that you and your employees are well-trained to spot malicious emails. In a nutshell, you can use the SLAM Method to help quickly identify suspicious emails.

Sender – Check the sender closely. Look for misspelled domains, or a completely different email address than the name of the sender.

What’s New with Microsoft Excel?

January 4th, 2021

Microsoft Excel can be used to record inventory, create simple and complex formulas, and manage data. The world’s most popular spreadsheet program is chock full of features, and with a recent upgrade, users will be able to do more with their own data.

5 Ways you can benefit from business dashboards

December 28th, 2020

Data dashboards have become increasingly popular for businesses over the past few years. They are a great data visualization tool that gives you an overview of how your business is performing, catering to a wide variety of users, from marketing staff to project managers. Let’s take a look at how dashboards can support your business […]

What is juice jacking, and why is it dangerous?

December 23rd, 2020

Smartphones help us complete various work and personal tasks, and, depending on our usage, we may need to recharge them several times a day. But when your charger is unavailable and you need power for your phone, charging at public kiosks can seem like a good substitute. Here’s one good reason why you shouldn’t plug […]

Global Cyber Threats Growing Against US Government & Business

December 22nd, 2020

At the end of a challenging pandemic year, news has come to light about recent cyber assaults against US government agencies, government contractors, IT companies, Think Tanks, and other businesses in 2020.  These attacks illuminate the ways that the cybersecurity landscape continues to evolve and become even more dangerous.