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Backup Basics for Businesses

Backup Basics for Businesses

There are two different areas to account for when researching backups: Backups for servers and backups for individual computers. Server Backups Servers are considered mission critical, meaning if your server is down, business processes completely stop. That’s why it’s...

Winter Storm Thor Hammers Down: Is Your Business Still Operational?

Winter Storm Thor Hammers Down: Is Your Business Still Operational?

Winter’s terrible grip still keeps businesses across the country shut down and struggling to make ends meet. It seems like winter just won’t end this year! We’ve seen storm after storm hammer down over the last month, and the most recent, Winter Storm Thor, has one of the worst yet. With such a mighty name,…

10 Cyber Security Tips for Businesses

10 Cyber Security Tips for Businesses

Right now, your business is at risk from identity theft, data loss, hacking, and other security threats. Too many business owners think cybercrime will never happen to them, but taking I.T. security for granted is the surest way to watch your business go under. You never know what the future holds, but if you don’t think…

600,000 Computers Infected in 6 Months – CryptoWall is on the Rise & YOUR Business Might Be Next!

600,000 Computers Infected in 6 Months – CryptoWall is on the Rise & YOUR Business Might Be Next!

CryptoWall, a dangerous form of ransomware that’s similar to CryptoLocker, infiltrates users’ computers and encrypts their files, then demands a ransom fee for the decryption key. So how does the ransomware infect computers? Well, there’s a few ways: Spam emails with malicious links/attachments. Drive-by download attacks from infected websites. Various other forms of malicious activity….

What Can You Do if Your Laptop is Lost or Stolen? Is Your Business Secure?

What Can You Do if Your Laptop is Lost or Stolen? Is Your Business Secure?

Are you prepared to recover from every-day disasters that could leave your business vulnerable? September is FEMA’s Disaster Preparedness Month, and many businesses across the country are taking a hard look at their information technology. They’re setting up backup processes and making plans for recovery in case a flood or fire damages the equipment in…

Will Jennifer Lawrence Teach Business Professionals An Important Data Security Lesson?

Will Jennifer Lawrence Teach Business Professionals An Important Data Security Lesson?

Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities’ personal affairs were made public recently after a brute force attack by hackers on the Apple iCloud. The hackers stole and leaked private nude photographs after compromising the security of the celebrities’ Apple iCloud accounts. Thankfully, Apple has since repaired the vulnerability in their cloud storage service, so we can…