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6 Ways to Avoid a Breach : 3. Third parties provide security patches

Microsoft releases most patches the second Tuesday of every month and Interim patches are released as available. Third parties provide security patches to their products and these are NOT released from Microsoft. You must have a great patch management strategy ...

6 Ways to Avoid a Breach : 2. A Paid AntiVirus subscription

A Paid AntiVirus subscription. Good services cost money. You must know that it is updating. You must know that it is scanning. You must know that it is had the latest definition files as soon as they are released. You ...

6 Ways to Avoid a Breach : 1. Use a FIREWALL

Use a FIREWALL not a router. If it costs you $30 then it’s a router despite what the sales person tells you. All a router does is “network address translation”. It changes your public IP address to a private ip ...

Shadow IT: Ignore At Your Own Risk

It’s one of those little secrets that nobody wants to talk about… The term “Shadow IT” refers to apps and ...

Apple Care + for the Holiday Season

If you have heard this from me once, you have heard it a million times, but sometimes you have to repeat yourself for others to listen… Now I feel like I am talking to my kids! ...

Office 2016 Cannot Open Attachments

I upgraded to the Office 2016 products and thinking back; it was at that time I could no longer open an excel or word document from my outlook.  Then I could ...

When your drag and drop in Outlook quits working - suddenly

I almost had a breakdown today.  My drag and drop in Outlook quit working...  What was I going to do?  The guys just installed my new Surface Pro 3 with Windows 10 and ...

Eye On Small Business… Is Your Company’s Data At Risk?

In a December 2014 survey by the National Small Business Association, 61% of small businesses reported being victims of a cybercrime within the past 12 months. The average cost to recover from a cyber-attack skyrocketed from $8,699 per attack in ...

Free Report Download: If You Are Considering Cloud Computing For Your Company—Don’t, Until You Read This…

If you are considering cloud computing or Office 365 to save money and simplify IT, it is extremely important that you ...

An Urgent Security Warning For Businesses Running Microsoft Server 2003

(And A Limited Free Assessment Offer) On July 14, 2015, Microsoft is officially retiring Windows Server 2003 and will no ...