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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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Why you need a VPN and how to choose one

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 8, 2019 Back in the day, simple antivirus software was all you needed to stay safe from security threats. Nowadays, it takes more than that to protect your online privacy. Whether you’re sending emails or chatting up a friend … Continue reading

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Beware of apps bundled with Windows 10

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 1, 2019 While you might think that getting free software with your new Windows 10-powered device sounds like a good idea, it’s not. Beyond taking up storage space and diverting processing power, pre-installed software such as trial versions of … Continue reading

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Include VoIP phones in your recovery plan

By EDITOR | Published: FEBRUARY 6, 2019 Businesses that focus heavily on sales and customer service need a reliable, efficient, and effective telecommunications system. If their services break down even for just a day, the losses will be significant, which is why a well-crafted … Continue reading

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Our guide to Windows 10 build 18305 for PC

By EDITOR | Published: JANUARY 15, 2019 In this Windows 10 build 18305 guide, we’ll focus on the most important changes that Microsoft carried out for the 2019 major release. Start menu This now has a new single-column layout with reduced top-level tiles. This … Continue reading

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Reasons to back up your mobile devices

By EDITOR | Published: NOVEMBER 22, 2018 Companies such as Apple, Samsung, and others have turned mobile phones into mini-computers that can serve as a substitute for your laptop, or as a storage device. If you’re using a smartphone as a communications and storage … Continue reading

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Preparing for Windows end of support

By EDITOR | Published: NOVEMBER 14, 2018 According to NetMarketShare’s September 2018 data, 40.88% of users are still using Windows 7. The popular operating system (OS) is currently on extended support, but only until January 14, 2020. For Windows 10, the support clock runs … Continue reading

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