4 Ways to Stay Safe While Online Shopping

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If you and your employees don’t practice these four rules to stay safer (notice I didn’t say safe) shopping online, you could be setting yourselves and your business up to become victims of identity theft, fraud, and more.

The dangers of social media surveys

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“…your first name, your mother’s maiden name and the street you grew up on to create your “new name.” Jane + Smith + Lillian Avenue = your dancer name. This isn’t carefree fun. These answers are often challenge questions to credit check programs, bank accounts, emails and many other things.”

7 Things You Can Do with VoIP Business Phone

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What the heck is VoIP?

Quite simply, VoIP is Voice Over Internet Protocol, or Internet-based phone.

Years ago, VoIP had a reputation for being unreliable, but that is no longer the case due to the wide availability of high-speed internet. Most businesses successfully utilize VoIP – and love it!

Here are 7 things you can do with VoIP:

How to Keep Your Data OFF the Dark Web

You don’t have to use the Dark Web to encounter one of the most common issues with it: the sale of your private data (such as bank account numbers, passwords, Social Security numbers, birth dates, […]

6 Steps To Safely Connect To Public WiFi

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While working outside the office is great for a change of scenery-especially somewhere you can grab a cup of coffee and have some ambient background noise-it can actually be a HUGE danger to your business. […]

The ADA is hit by Ransomware

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American Dental Association (ADA) Ransomware Attack is an Imminent Threat for Small Dental Offices The American Dental Association was a victim of a Ransomware attack this weekend.  A new hacker group called Black Basta claimed […]

Cybersecurity Toolkit

cybersecurity toolkit toolbox

When I was in my early 20’s, my dad gave me my first set of tools. Included in the little case were a few screwdrivers, a brand new tape measure, some crescent wrenches, a hammer […]

Resist Risky Ransomware

Resist Ransomware

Last week we looked at the 7 Ghosts of Cyber Security. One of these ghosts was Ransomware. No joke here when we say that Ransomware is a particularly nasty ‘ghost’ of Cybersecurity.  I know you’ve […]

7 Ghosts of Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity training keeps the ghosts away

Techniques and Tools to Help you Avoid Cyber Ghosts October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, AKA, Spooky Season. While I love a good haunted house and will likely be busting out a weathered and tattered copy […]

4 Rules to Setting A STRONG Password

If you’re using the internet or logging in to any sort of program, you have passwords. You probably have a LOT of them too. The question is, are your passwords secure? Not ‘secure’, as in […]