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Statistics for cyber security during 2016

Statistics for cyber security during 2016

As cyber attacks continue to rise, businesses large and small need to stay one step ahead with IT services that keep them protected no matter what. What once were minor nuisances have now become advanced threats that can actually put you out of business.

Why You Need Computer Security Companies

Why You Need Computer Security Companies

Computer security companies, also known as cyber security companies, specialize in helping businesses and individuals with software-related issues, including the network, computers and alternative devices.
Computer Security Companies …

Implement security software
Protect internet-users from cyber attacks
Guard against viruses and spam from infecting your devices
Detect and repel intruders to your network
Protect sensitive data during transit

Some small business owners don’t have adequate cyber security because they assume they’re too small a target for online hackers.

2017 IT essentials: disaster recovery plan

2017 IT essentials: disaster recovery plan

When disaster strikes, organizations need to put their business continuity plans into action and recover their IT systems as quickly as possible. Failing to do so can mean serious financial and reputational repercussions. Despite this, investments in disaster recovery are set aside each year for high-tech IT investments, and every year companies and employees continue to suffer for it.

Group voice call on Facebook

Group voice call on Facebook

Skype used to dominate an area of VoIP communications that serves a special function: group video calling. With apps like Snapchat, WhatsApp and, most recently, Slack nipping at its heels, it comes as no surprise that social network behemoth Facebook takes a slice of the cake with its recently rolled out desktop group voice calling.

Do You Need an IT Consultant?

Do You Need an IT Consultant?

As a business owner, you’re faced with many difficult decisions, but your IT service shouldn’t be one of them. Do any of the following scenarios seem familiar to you?

Are you sick of wasting valuable company time trying to fix internet or computer issues?
Have your computers been hacked or have you lost valuable data?
Are you struggling to keep up with your competitors?
Has your company grown and do you need new office equipment?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should consider hiring an IT consulting company.

The ransomware that makes you sell your soul

The ransomware that makes you sell your soul

Ransomware has become a fast-track for making money for some hackers this holiday season. But instead of just demanding a small payment for the decryption code that will unlock their computers, some hackers are demanding that victims sacrifice two other friends to ensure they receive the code they need.

AWS creates “Glue” service for data analysis

AWS creates “Glue” service for data analysis

Recently, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced the creation of a new data analytics tool to lighten the burden on businesses when analyzing data in the cloud. This tool, referred to as “Glue,” is meant to clean up and organize data that comes into the cloud from various sources so that it can be analyzed by business intelligence software and data analytics experts.

Common Cyber Attacks to Avoid in 2017

Common Cyber Attacks to Avoid in 2017

Although cybercrime is nothing new, it’s on the rise. In 2016, cybercrime accounted for 54% of economic crime in the US. Company owners and individuals alike need to be aware of the tactics cybercriminals use so that they can protect sensitive information from being hacked, stolen, or even handed over willingly due to psychological manipulation.

Why You Need a Password Management System

Why You Need a Password Management System

Are you part of the majority of the US population who reuses the same password across multiple online accounts? We understand – memorizing scores of passwords, one for each account, is brain-numbing. In addition, passwords are not considered adequately secure unless they are composed of at least 18 characters, include both uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols, do not repeat, and are not real words found in any dictionary.