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Have you scheduled your next checkup?
It is understood that routine checkups, eating well, and exercise are key to optimizing health and avoiding sickness. We all know that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” and ongoing maintenance is far better than ignoring our health and chancing the consequences. But did y...
The weak link in your cybersecurity
The three pillars of cybersecurity are: People, Processes, and Technology. Each part is critical to the security of any organization, however, many of us focus solely on the technology piece. We treat it like a “silver bullet” that will solve every security issue.  As people, we ...
New coronavirus symptom: phishing?
There are 3 sure things in this world: death, taxes, and email scams. Evolving far past the Nigerian Prince scheme, “phishing” attacks are quickly becoming the biggest email security concern. Phishing refers to an email that fraudulently impersonates a reputable entity in order to steal ...
Zoom safely!
Zoom has recently been embraced by millions of people around the world trapped in their homes by the coronavirus. Unfortunately, Zoom’s sudden rise in popularity has not come without growing pains. In the last few weeks Zoom has been buried in an avalanche of bad press after numerous security ...
How COVID-19 is already impacting your IT infrastructure
As the world adjusts to life during a quarantine, here are 3 statistics that show COVID-19 is having a bigger impact on your IT infrastructure than you thought: Back in “normal times,” only 2.9% of the total U.S. workforce worked from home at least half of the time (based on a 2017...
Is your IT department coronavirus-proof?
Traditionally, we think of Disaster Recovery as a way to combat things like physical calamity, data loss, and criminal acts, but what if something happens to your IT manager? Are you prepared? By identifying problems before they happen, and putting a plan in place, you can position your business to ...
6 tips for remote employees
As companies respond to the global demand for remote work options, staying secure at home is crucial. Whether you’re provisioning corporate laptops or letting your employees use their personal devices, here are some things to consider: Additional endpoint security licenses for employee d...