Social engineering attacks are happening every day, and it is often the first technique hackers turn to, because "calling somebody on the phone is so much easier than doing the technical magic you need to break into a computer." Is your name and your phone number all it takes for a hacker to take over your cellphone account? ... Read More
- Published: 21 Dec 2018
If you use a computer today, there’s a fair chance that you have a Google account. The practicality that if offers with its comprehensive service offerings simply can’t be ignored. However, it is also important that a user’s, whether they utilize it for business or personal use, security isn’t ignored either.
- Published: 19 Dec 2018
Today, while the world is still effectively split between PCs and Macs, we have at least one file format that bridges the divide: the PDF. This file format became standard in business communications, and is now used the world over. Today, we’ll dive into the history of the Portable Document Format and why it is
- Published: 17 Dec 2018
Do you understand what a managed service provider does for businesses just like yours? Some of what an MSP does can be a bit confusing if it’s not explained correctly, leading to misinformation spreading. We wanted to take a moment to clear up what it is we help our clients with, as well as what
- Published: 14 Dec 2018
Mobile devices – like smartphones, tablets, and the like – are expected to be used by 2.87 billion people by 2020. That’s a lot of devices, with a good portion of them contributing to business operations. Unfortunately, that’s also a lot of potential security issues if the right preparations aren’t taken in advance.
- Published: 12 Dec 2018
Businesses all over the world are making strides to limit printed documents if they aren’t needed, and a large part of this is that printers require a lot of specific resources. Depending on the model, a printer might need ink, but the laser printers require a product called “toner” to work as intended. This week’s
- Published: 10 Dec 2018
The smartphone market is a paradox. Here you have quite a few significant manufacturers producing phones in a market that has seen a seven percent decline over the past year and a decline for each of the past four fiscal quarters. It’s true that some of the companies that we’ve all been used to: HTC,
- Published: 07 Dec 2018
Microsoft Excel is an extremely useful program for visually displaying data. Having said that, these spreadsheets aren’t precisely the most attention-catching things on their own. Fortunately, Excel has some options built-in that can allow you to display your figures in a more engaging, more expressive, and more meaningful way.
- Published: 05 Dec 2018
Smartphones and tablets are a double-edged sword for businesses: on the one hand, they are a great money saver if an employee is willing to use their own for business purposes, but this does leave your business vulnerable in a few ways. Fortunately, if the benefits are something you’re interested in, these vulnerabilities are simple
- Published: 03 Dec 2018
Your business’ success relies in no small part on how secure you keep it, and to be protected, you need to know what threats are apt to target your business. Below are four of the biggest concerns that you need to be sure that your security implementations address.