August 11, 2017

Advantages of Managed IT Services 

Advantages of Managed IT Services  There are some very strong advantages to having IT managed services for your business, not least of which is the fact that since someone else is handling all that for you, that leaves you and your employees free to concentrate on running the business. IT services in Irvine are comprised of the same basic functions as anywhere else in the country, which means all you need is a very reputable and skilled firm to manage your particular IT requirements. On the other hand, no one knows the intimate details of your business better than you […]
June 28, 2017

Petya Ransomeware on Rise

The new Petya Ransomware spreading fast through Europe and US and it has crippled computers from major companies like Merck Pharmaceuticals, Food Company Mondelez and Shipping Company Mersk.  How it Started This is the second global attack by variant of ransomeware in the past two months and unlike the old ones Petya started by infecting an accounting software distribution system, which send infection to many other systems via update. The new ransomware locks the computer system and ask user for ransom in bitcoin format to release their systems. How It Spreads This ransomware currently delivered by infected systems, email attachments […]
June 13, 2017

Tips for Cloud Security

Many people are starting to use cloud storage, such as iCloud and DropBox, but there are security tips you need to know in order to keep your data safe while still giving you the ease of access. Don’t be fooled by the convenience, there are certainly some issues with cloud storage and security that you need to be on the lookout for. Each step you take will make your personal data safer. Read the Small Print One of the most important things you can do is actually read the Terms of Service (TOS) for anything you sign up for. Too […]
May 12, 2017

New Malaaware cripples computers worldwide

The new malware has reached thousands of computers worldwide and encrypted the files for more that 40 hospitals so far, cybercriminals found out about this software vulnerability through leaked NSA documents. This malicious software explodes a flaw in Microsoft operation systems and encrypt the data and also block the access to the system. This may be the first time computers globally effected by an attack, there are more than 150 countries targeted in Europe, Asia, Latin America and North America. The new ransomware called WannaCry and shows the following message on infected systems ” Don’t worry about the encryption we […]
May 10, 2017

Ways to Reduce Your Businesses IT Costs

When you are running a business, it is important to make sure you stay on top of your IT costs. In today’s world, they can quickly mount and you could be staring at a budget that is far from balanced. You have to work to keep those IT costs down so that you are able to move that money around to other areas. Even better, you will have more capital available for newer projects and product development, which can make you more competitive. But just how can you do that? Here are six strategies: Shift to the Cloud Shifting to […]