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The Vulnerability of the Small Business

2018-06-06T09:39:05+00:00 June 6th, 2018|

It’s hard to go a day without reading or hearing about a big-name company or government agency being hacked and their critical data being compromised. What doesn’t get as much media coverage is that most of the attacks happen to small firms. It is within these smaller companies and local governments, where a most of the [...]

The Old Attack Is Made New… Again

2018-04-20T15:44:28+00:00 April 20th, 2018|

As you may have seen, an uptick of phone-based ransomware attacks has recently been in the news.  While attacking a business through their phone system has been around for many years, the bad actors are looking for new ways to creatively change up their old methods.   What We’ve Seen Recently, we’ve seen cloud-based phone [...]

Seven Must Haves for Your Small Business Website

2018-03-23T11:19:10+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|

Your website is often the first impression of your business, so maintaining it needs to be a primary concern to you as a business owner. We often find business owners struggling with their websites saying things like: "My website looks great, but I am not able to convert" or "I invested so much into creating [...]

Don’t Get Tricked Out of Thousands of Dollars

2017-06-22T08:36:18+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|

Most of us receive hundreds of emails a day between our work and personal accounts, making it difficult to filter out safe versus unsafe messages.  Yet in today’s world, we must stay vigilant when it comes to our emails. Recently, we’ve seen an uptick in wire transfer scams; using a combination of email hacking and [...]

Protect Your Business from the Google Phishing Scam

2018-03-23T11:22:42+00:00 May 5th, 2017|

The Google Docs phishing attempt is almost impossible to differentiate from a real Google request if you don’t know the warning signs. With this latest scheme on the rise, it’s critical to verify that your employee’s information hasn’t been compromised.   What does this scam look like? This scam has had a serious impact [...]

How Cloud Proxies Can Save Your Website from Being Hacked

2018-03-23T11:29:06+00:00 April 17th, 2017|

As a small business, a website can be one of the most powerful tools for generating leads and providing information to your customers and prospects. However, the responsibility to keep your visitors safe should not be taken lightly in the face of today’s cyber threats. Cloud Proxies help keep your website secure and block [...]

Microsoft’s Next Big Windows 10 Update – Coming April 2017

2017-03-23T15:22:45+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|

Microsoft’s “Creators Update” is on the horizon with some big changes to Windows 10. The new features have many enhancements for your business, however it’s critical to implement this new update correctly to experience minimal downtime. Impact to Your Business Here are a few things to know about Windows updates: According to Microsoft, there are [...]

W2 Phishing Email Scam

2017-03-07T13:25:28+00:00 March 7th, 2017|

With tax time in full swing, it’s easy to get swept up in the chaos of this busy season. However, this chaos undoubtedly contributes to the uptick in email scams trying to take advantage of businesses.  We are here to help prevent this from affecting your business through education. What Does This Phishing Scam [...]

7 Benefits of Refreshing Your Website

2018-03-23T11:21:55+00:00 February 21st, 2017|

Is your website out of date? Much like other technology, websites can become outdated in as little as 2 years. Keeping your website up to date has many perks for your business. 1) Refresh Your Look You’ll get an opportunity to take everything you love about your favorite websites and mix it with your [...]

What Google’s Website “Shaming” Means for Your Business 

2018-03-23T11:29:51+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

Is Your Website Secure? Find out what Google’s Website “Shaming” Means for Your Business and How to Keep Your Website Secure for Your Customers. The Dangers of an Insecure Website A website is a gateway for customers to connect to businesses, whether for online purchases or information. With the widespread theft of private information [...]