See What Google’s Data Gathering Has Learned About You

Facebook isn’t the only one profiling you By now we all know Facebook does big business collecting data based on our activity on the social media website (and elsewhere). But the real data curator is Google. Google’s data gathering is far creepier and more robust than Facebook’s, and if you’re concerned about your online privacy […]

Make Your Organization Scam-Proof

Avoid spear phishing attacks with safe email practices Imagine you live in a pristine gated community with a buzz-in gate entry. But you’ve got one neighbor who buzzes in hoodlums with spray paint cans, thieves, and your mother-in-law, without a second thought. That’s kind of what it’s like when your employees don’t use safe email […]

What Are Disaster Recovery Policies & Procedures?

Keeping your company in business during a crisis A disaster recovery plan (DRP) is no longer a “nice to have” business investment. In today’s technology-dependent world, it has become a necessity. We’ve seen disasters like terrorism, hurricanes, fires, and floods wipe businesses out for good. But we’ve also had the privilege of crafting disaster recovery […]

The More You Know …

Employee education can help you avoid viruses and phishing Threat-savvy team members are one of the key elements of a secure organization. If your employees aren’t prepared and watching for suspicious emails or websites, you’ve left yourself wide open for some expensive attacks like: Viruses Ransomware Phishing scams Internet safety training often falls to the […]

Charitable Giving Done Right

How to know you’re putting your good will in the best hands The holidays are a great time to give back to your community, or to support a group in need. But how can you be sure you’re putting your good will in the best possible place this season? Here are some of our tips […]

Identity and Credit and Breaches, Oh My!

Top 10 personal security tips to keep you safe this holiday season In light of the recent Equifax and Yahoo breaches, we wanted to bring you some helpful tips to maintain your personal security during this blissful, busy season of gift purchasing and celebrating. Restaurants are the primary brick-and-mortar source of credit compromise. Memorize and […]

No more extended support for Windows 7

When you grow accustomed to something — like a morning routine, a particular type of coffee, or in this case, an operating system — attempts at change aren't always successful. Case in point, the struggle between Windows 7 and Windows 10. Users have until 2020 to make up their minds, and unless you don’t mind […]