Author Archives: Salena Ferguson

New keyboard shortcuts for Windows 10 users

By EDITOR | Published: MAY 10, 2019 Since its release back in 2015, Windows 10 continues to receive updates and new features. This time, users are greeted with some new keyboard shortcuts that will make life easier. Here are our top picks that can … Continue reading

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Warning signs your computer has malware

By EDITOR | Published: APRIL 24, 2019 With the rise of eCommerce and online banking, cybercrime has evolved. Like criminals who pull smash-and-grab jobs, they go where the money is. However, unlike bank robbers, cybercriminals do their best to avoid detection by letting malware … Continue reading

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Understanding HTTPS

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 28, 2019 Are you an avid online shopper? Have you noticed if each payment page has HTTPS in its URL lead-up? If you’re not absolutely sure, you might be a prime target for identity theft. Here’s why you should … Continue reading

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Why you need managed services in healthcare

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 4, 2019 Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting the healthcare industry for its perceived vulnerability. Nowadays, more and more hospitals are realizing that overall patient care not only involves medical attention, but also entails securing patient data. For many healthcare organizations, … Continue reading

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A closer look at fileless malware

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 19, 2019 To avoid detection by antimalware programs, cybercriminals are increasingly abusing legitimate software tools and legitimate programs in systems to steal data or ruin its integrity. They use fileless malware to infiltrate trusted applications and issue executables that … Continue reading

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Easy fixes to your Wi-Fi issues

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 1, 2019 From answering emails and using online productivity suites to browsing Facebook and streaming YouTube videos, a fast and reliable internet connection is a must. But what do you do when there are connectivity and speed issues? Here … Continue reading

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Top security threats to financial services

By EDITOR | Published: MARCH 6, 2019 Hackers go for the gold. This means that banking information makes for the number one target. These cyberattacks lead to the theft of large sums of money, undermine the economic stability of individuals and organizations, as well … Continue reading

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Lessons from a disaster recovery plan audit

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 27, 2019 Why do some companies fail their disaster recovery plan (DPR) audit? Perhaps because they did not get the right information for it. They say experience is the best teacher; thus, nothing beats what you can learn from … Continue reading

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Get your network gear ready with UPS

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 11, 2019 Clever business owners utilize an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) during disasters like fires, storms, and other emergency situations. A UPS is usually set up for desktop computers to give users enough time to save their work and … Continue reading

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Phishing through VoIP: How scammers do it

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 22, 2019 Many businesses nowadays are well-armed against email-based phishing scams, which is why scammers have moved over to VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) scams. Through “vishing scams,” hackers can pretend to be bank representatives and convince your employees … Continue reading

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