While many organizations have reaped numerous gains from shifting to Infrastructure-, Platform-, and Software-as-a-Service, the security risks of cloud computing make us wonder whether the cloud is a blessing or a curse. What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is the delivery of services hosted over the internet paid on a per use basis.
There is a new scam where a hacker contacts you from a random email address or even your own address to extort money. Two recent examples are: Hackers claim that they hacked your browser history, webcam and phones and have proof of adult content or infidelity.
Hardly a month goes by without news of a major cybersecurity incident affecting thousands of people. And if you keep up with security blogs, you may think that there are just way too many threats to wrap your head around. So, what are the most important security threats you need to prepare for? Malware Malicious […]
We all are living in a new age of email overload. Here are tips to get control! 1. Distribution lists Create shared mailboxes for all specific functions (accounting@, purchasing@, sales@, etc). Then route as many emails to distribution lists as you can.
Despite being the world’s favorite operating system for over three decades, businesses have traditionally been stubborn when it comes to switching to new Windows editions. It’s not entirely without reason either. Some iterations of Windows have been downright awful to the point of causing serious disruption not just for early adopters, but for everyone who […]
Mobile phones have become just as powerful and indispensable as fully equipped computers. In fact, we’d argue that they’re more vital than ever considering how many businesses are mobilizing their workforces. But every piece of tech, including smartphones, becomes more difficult to manage and slows down over time.
Business owners have a lot to worry about on a daily basis. They have to constantly put out fires, oversee the finance and administration side of the business, and occasionally check in on the company’s overall performance. If that wasn’t bad enough, they also have to deal with IT, which tends to eat a massive […]
It’s hard to imagine how anyone can stay on top of everything they set out to do. There are too many meetings to plan, projects to complete, and calls to coordinate. People also go through dozens of documents and apps every day, so it’s easy to see why everyone thinks there are not enough hours […]
Nowadays hackers can spoof your email address or phone number. Spoofing means tricking your Outlook or Gmail into displaying that an email came from someone that it didn’t. Hacking has become very sophisticated and uses countless tricks to access your computer and subsequently, your money.