A business that manages its data efficiently will be well positioned to handle growth. One of the most crucial components of data management is ensuring that everything is backed up properly; an increasingly difficult task as businesses use more data every year. Implementing a cost-effective and reliable data backup solution should be the goal of … Read more3 Telling Statistics about Different Data Backup Solutions
Tech savvy individuals and businesses alike have moved away from traditional Internet browsers such as Microsoft’s Internet Explorer and Apple’s Safari to Google’s Chrome browser. After all, many people enjoy having a simplistic, yet powerful web browser that easily integrates it’s Google Docs tools and Gmail email service. However, users may want to think twice … Read moreAre There Hackers Listening to You?
You may think that the standard security policies that come with your email account can protect you from hackers. It’s an easy mistake to make, but the truth of the matter is that, if a hacker really wants access to an account, then they will employ every tactic possible to get it, which can make … Read moreWhen Basic Email Security is not Enough
There’s a computer security threat so menacing that not even the best security technology can stop it. It’s called psychology, and it’s used with email phishing scams to trick users into overriding their security solution. The only way to stop this threat is with common sense, and unfortunately, there’s no app for that. It seems … Read moreBe Wary of Hackers’ Psychological Attacks!
The CryptoLocker virus is a new ransomware that began attacking computers via the Internet last September and has now grown to become one of the world’s fastest spreading and most dangerous malwares. If your business isn’t prepared for CryptoLocker, then your company’s data is at serious risk. CryptoLocker is One Bad Virus CryptoLocker is an … Read moreWarning: CryptoLocker Virus will Delete Your Data!
It has finally happened, the bots have taken over. While robots have yet to enslave humanity, bots have taken over the Internet, accounting for 62% of all web traffic. Is the bot takeover something you should be concerned about? To clear things up, Internet bots are much different than the cold-hearted steel-exoskeleton robots armed with … Read moreBots Outnumber Humans for Web Traffic
If a hacker manages to get their grubby hands on your computer, you’re going to have a bad time. Of course, how bad of a time you have depends on your hacker’s intentions. There are several things hackers can do to harm you, here are four of the most common ways hackers can disrupt your … Read more4 Ways Hackers Can Disrupt Your Life
The modern IT landscape is dramatically changing from a model where an IT department controls everything, to companies outsourcing their IT services. This paradigm shift challenges older ideas about traditional network security equating ownership and control with strong security. Does your business view IT outsourcing as a security help or a hindrance? The Transition to … Read moreToday’s Network Security is about Controlling Information
For the majority of PC users, Windows XP was a lot like a first car. It wasn’t perfect, but it got us around reliably, and lasted a lot longer than any of us expected. Microsoft released Windows XP on October 25th, 2001, which means Windows XP will be 12 years old next month. In dog years, that … Read moreSay Goodbye to your First Car
When you mention the term ‘disaster recovery,’ most people think about the big ground-shattering events like earthquakes, fires, floods, tropical storms, etc. While these natural events are certainly disasters and devastating in their own right, smaller things can constitute as a disaster for your business, and they aren’t seasonal. Let’s look at the definition of disaster. … Read moreDisaster Recovery and Why it Matters to Miami Businesses