March 19, 2017

Efficiency and Convenience in Cloud Computing

Cloud computing services are redefining data storage and use. If you have been hesitant to use the cloud as your digital storage warehouse, you will find that the time may be right to jump on board. Cloud IT services is making cloud computing and data storage easier and safer than ever before. The cloud is simply an off-site data center that houses your information. You can access your data from virtually anywhere. You are no longer tied to the one computer back at the office. You can retrieve – or store – information from wherever you are working at the […]
March 13, 2017

Major Elements of a reliable business backup

One of the first lines of defense against cyberattack in the modern business climate should be a program of regular offsite backups to maintain copies of all important business data assets. All online business data is subject to attack, even if ‘protected’ by the company firewall, and any really determined hacker can penetrate even the best firewall, to infect computer files with malware that ends up costing the company a fortune to overcome. Network security is still important of course, and should be implemented for maximum effectiveness, but it should not be the only safeguard that a company uses, and […]
February 20, 2017

What your Business Can Learn from The DNC Hacking

  Now that the political season is over, we will take a look at how DNC emails were hacked, how simple it was, and what this means to your business’s network security. Apparently, most people think this hack was such a sophisticated act and it would only happen to high value targets like the DNC, which is not true.  In fact, this was such a simple hack that once you read this article you may realize that it may happen to you as well     Here is how DNC got hacked:   On March 22, 2015, Billy Reinhart (former […]
July 31, 2015

Your Computer Can Identify You Based On How You Move Your Mouse

Any user of technology knows that it’s important to optimize security on all fronts of your business. The only problem with this is that passwords aren’t as secure as they used to be. Many businesses have moved in the direction of two-factor authentication, which requires a secondary credential in order to access an account. Did you know there’s a security method that uses your mouse’s behavior to authorize your login? A startup called BioCatch has developed an authentication procedure that analyzes your mouse movements and behavior. Everyone has probably encountered two-factor authentication at some point or another, be it for […]
April 9, 2015

New Scams Alert

We wanted to alert our followers to 2 scams that are fooling business owners all over the area. Be on the look out and don’t fall for these scams! Mail Scam Alert You may receive, by mail, a scam invoice for $70 from a company claiming to be called “Website Backup” from Phoenix, Arizona. We believe it is a fraudulent invoice that does not affect any actual website backups. The scam company hopes to trick you into thinking their fraudulent invoice is legit. (For a  more detailed view of the invoice, just click on the image to the left! ) […]