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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Cybersecurity is Everyone’s Business

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019 is about taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity both within your business and even at home. Protecting against cyber threats is a critical challenge for organizations of all sizes in both the public and private sectors and serves as a constant reminder of the need to promote cybersecurity awareness [...]

2019-10-01T14:46:14-05:00October 1st, 2019|

Scammers Using “Deepfakes” of CEO’s Voice to Trick Employees

What is a “Deepfake”? Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is evolving rapidly, and scammers are finding new and creative ways every day to use this to their advantage. An emerging trend that has been affecting businesses this year is the concept of “deepfakes”, particularly with impersonating voices. Deepfake: A term for media that’s created [...]

2019-10-01T10:29:01-05:00September 11th, 2019|

Subscription-based is the Way of the Future

We all know the big guys: Netflix, Blue Apron, Amazon Prime… but what’s unique about the trend of subscription-based offerings is that it extends seamlessly across both products and services.The entire economy is shifting to accommodate what consumers want: convenience and predictability.While there’s nothing quite like feeling of getting groceries delivered to your door, there [...]

2019-08-07T15:30:44-05:00August 7th, 2019|

Out of Sight, Out of Mind?

How often do you really think that your work day will be anything but "the usual"? What would happen if you were to log into your work computer like any typical day... and you notice that all your files are gone.  Or worse… your system has been infected with malware that is already making [...]

2019-07-02T13:04:01-05:00July 2nd, 2019|

Your Office 365 Apps Might Look Different

Microsoft has been rolling out software updates to the Office Suite over the past few months, and you may notice that both the icons and the applications look a little bit different than you’re used to. Updated Office 365 Icons Many of the application updates are subtle, but they do change [...]

2019-05-20T15:32:34-05:00May 20th, 2019|

Don’t Ignore Domain Verification Emails

Due to stricter regulations around domain information, many registrars have been sending out emails asking domain owners to verify that the contact information on record is correct. But unfortunately, due to the formatting of these messages, many appear illegitimate or suspicious by looking similar to phishing emails. It is [...]

2019-05-07T10:31:31-05:00May 7th, 2019|

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Pushes for More Secure, Private Communication for its Users

Following the harsh criticism Facebook has received for intrusive data-collection of its users, CEO Mark Zuckerberg is taking measures to move the platform in a forward-thinking direction. “As I think about the future of the internet, I believe a privacy-focused communications platform will become even more important than today’s open platforms,” Zuckerberg states. “Today [...]

2019-03-06T16:21:19-05:00March 6th, 2019|

Will Passwords Become a Thing of the Past?

We’ve all felt the impact of technology continuing to grow rapidly, and while it offers us capabilities beyond what we ever could’ve predicted, it does come at a cost. The more sensitive information that’s pumped into The Matrix, the more we are at risk if we’re not careful. But let’s be honest, many fall [...]

2019-02-25T16:52:21-05:00February 25th, 2019|

Scam Emails are Evolving

Phishing emails are continuing to evolve in an attempt to stay ahead of those who are becoming more aware of email scams. Unfortunately, you can put yourself and your company at risk if you don’t stay educated on today’s email threats. It’s becoming more common knowledge that messages with suspicious looking links (especially that [...]

2019-02-22T17:03:08-05:00February 22nd, 2019|