Malware’s Flames Infect a Quarter of a Billion Computers

Posted by - June 07, 2017

Just when you thought you were safe from WannaCry, a new bully is on the playground called Fireball. And this malware has already infected over a quarter billion computers worldwide! One of out every five corporate networks have been compromised. Most of these are in other countries as the US, thankfully for now, only accounts… Read more »

Your passwords may soon get a lot longer, but they’ll be much easier to remember

Posted by - May 30, 2017

  With new guidelines from the US National Institute of Standards and Technology, we will soon, hopefully, see the elimination of older, outdated standards such as frequent password changes and utilizing special characters.  These guidelines will affect both government and business passwords. Because humans have limited memory capabilities, having to recall long, complicated strings of… Read more »

Deleting your cookies, cache, and browser history in Microsoft Edge

Posted by - May 17, 2017

  Previously, we have shown you how to delete and clear these pesky, residual elements in Internet Explorer that stick around on your computer after you’re finished searching the web.  This time, we will be showing you how to do it for Microsoft Edge, their newest web browser.  You’ll find updating to this browser comes… Read more »

The phishing swindle that conned $100 million out of Google and Facebook

Posted by - May 09, 2017

  Recently, both Google and Facebook were victims of fraud in which the criminal managed to convincingly impersonate an Asian manufacturer, generate fraudulent emails from the company, and invoice those huge companies for millions of dollars.  This was done by simply forging invoices, contracts, and letters from the victim companies. Luckily, Google and Facebook are… Read more »

Beware bogus emails from LinkedIn asking for your CV!

Posted by - April 26, 2017

  As in every case involving your personal information, you should be wary of giving it out to strangers, especially when being solicited.  The newest scammer craze is being targeted through LinkedIn by a spammer emailing contacts letting them know they are urgently seeking workers. These emails inform the person that they match qualifications they… Read more »

Artificial Intelligence Tech Will Arrive in Three Waves

Posted by - April 26, 2017

  This is a fascinating article on artificial intelligence, where its been and where its going, and how we got there; but moreover, have you thought about how AI may affect your business years down the road?  Are you prepared for the changes and challenges that such technology might present? The article talks about three… Read more »

Employees in the dark about data retention policy

Posted by - April 26, 2017

  As a company or organization, you have a legal requirement to retain information and communication.  Studies show that most employees have no idea what these policies are, and chances are, neither do you.  Read the full article to see what the actual statistics are. These policies should not only include what to retain and… Read more »