September 16, 2020
Firewall

Why You Need Both Software and Hardware Firewalls

Software and Hardware Firewalls A firewall sounds like a pretty intense thing; unless you’re an action-movie stuntman. Yet when it comes to internet security, you may not have as much firewall protection as you need. Many internet security products bundle […]
June 17, 2020
Shared computer security

Protecting Shared Computers for Work from Home

Protecting Shared Computers  Many families today have a shared home computer to help with day-to-day activities. A teen can search for a job and stream shows. A parent can check work emails, pay household bills, and shop online. A youngster […]
February 20, 2020
Leakware Protection

PSSST! Are You Protected Against Leakware?

Are You Protected? You’ve heard about ransomware by now. Cybercriminals access and encrypt your data. You have to pay a “ransom” for the key to unlock it. Leakware is similar, but now the bad actors are threatening to post confidential […]
January 29, 2020
Adblocking

The Advantages of Ad Blocking

Ad Blocking Unless you’re in the advertising business, you probably try to avoid ads. You pay extra to stream ad-free content online. You leave the room if you are actually watching live TV shows with ads. You filter spam out […]
January 15, 2020
Whaling Attacks

Don’t Get Hooked By a Whaling Attack

Whaling Attacks The executives of your company are the big fish in your sea. Yet cybercriminals think of them as whales. In fact, whaling is a new cybersecurity threat targeting the C-suite level. You’ve likely heard of phishing attacks. Phishers […]
December 11, 2019
Cyber criminal stealing your domain.

Don’t Let Crooks Hijack Your Domain

Protecting Your Domain from Hijacking Doing business today, you are as likely to give out your website address as your email or phone number. Your Web domain is your business identity on the internet. Don’t risk falling victim to the […]
September 11, 2019
Security against the dark web.

The Dark Web and Its Impact on Your Business

The Dark Web Vs. Your Business Business owners today know the internet is not only a force for good. Some people exploit the Web for ill intent. They congregate on the Dark Web, and small businesses need to understand the […]
July 25, 2019
destroy-data-email

How to Destroy Data Properly

Deleted Data Vs. Destroyed Data When we accidentally delete something, it feels like the end of the world. If a client file or new presentation is deleted, you may have to start again. Oh no! Yet deleting files is not […]
July 3, 2019
Island hopping criminals

Island Hopping: Not Always a Good Thing

Island Hopping The phrase “island hopping” conjures up positive images. You might think of cruising beautiful sandy beaches on a tour of tropical islands. Too bad cybercriminals have given the term a new, less pleasant spin. Island hopping is an […]
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