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3 MUST-KNOW Security Tips For Shopping Cyber Monday Deals Today


Each year, millions of Americans look forward to shopping the best deals from the comfort of their own home on Cyber Monday. Unfortunately, millions of scammers also wait for this day but for the wrong reasons. Don't shop online until you read these…

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DON’T Use Public WiFi Until You Read This


If there’s one mortal cybersecurity sin of which we’re all guilty, it’s connecting to free public WiFi. Whether it’s at the coffee shop, hotel or airport, the temptation to check e-mail and surf the web is just too strong to resist. But BEFORE you…

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3 IT Investments You Should Never Skimp On


There’s a disturbing trend underlying the business world’s increased reliance on technology. No, we’re not about to decry technology itself. Nor will we downplay the endless list of ways in which tech has enhanced business owners’ ability to reach…

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Six Things You Must Do At A Minimum To Protect Your Business From Technology Disasters


While it's impossible to plan for every potential computer problem or emergency, a little proactive monitoring and maintenance of your network will help you avoid or greatly reduce the impact of the vast majority of computer disasters you could…

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Why Disaster Recovery Planning Matters More Than You Think


Let’s face it, data is the nucleus of your business. That means that a single ransomware attack could wipe you out in a matter of minutes. Today’s cybercriminals are raking in literally billions of dollars (yes, billions) preying on the unwary, the…

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4 Sneaky Ways Cybercriminals Used Phishing In 2017


Cybercriminals were more active in 2017 than ever before, with a staggering array of high-profile hacking incidents in the news each month. Here are four of the ways hackers used phishing to penetrate some of the most secure networks in the country…

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If You Think Your Business Is Too Small To Be Hacked…Then You’re Probably A Cybercriminal’s No. 1 Target!


In a world of rampant cybercrime, hackers thrive on the blind faith of their targets. Despite high-profile digital security breaches showing up in the news nearly every week, most people assume they’re safe from attack. The thinking goes that while…

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Cloud Computing: Good, Bad & Ugly


When a network of IT gadgets like routers, DVR machines and closed-circuit TVs can take down hardened, well-provisioned Internet giants like Twitter, Spotify and Amazon – as happened last October – you’ve got to think twice before moving your data…

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4 Emails You Should NEVER Open


No matter how “bomb-proof” we make your network, you and your employees can still invite a hacker in if you click on a link or open an attachment in an e-mail sent by a cybercriminal. Some spam is obvious (can you say, “Viagra at a discount”?) but…

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Why Hiring The Cheapest Computer Support Company Will Actually Cost You More


As anybody working in IT will tell you, the most common question we get isn’t, “Why is my computer running so slowly?” or “Why is my Internet not working?” It’s, “What do you charge for your services?” With so many IT companies clamoring for your…

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Four Cyber Monday Safety Tips


Cyber Monday is projected to have a record-high $6.6 billion in sales today, according to Adobe Analytics. Although the deals can save you an outrageous amount of money, being scammed into credit card fraud can do the exact opposite. Just last year,…

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Top Tricks Cybercriminals Use To Hack Your Computer Network


There’s no denying that cybercrime is on the rise. All it takes is a glance at a few big news stories from the past couple years. Equifax gave up the information of over 100 million people, many of them not even users, to a surgical hacker attack.…

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