An URGENT Security Warning for Businesses Running Microsoft XP and Office 2003

Microsoft has officially announced that it will retire support on the XP operating system and Office 2003 software suite on April 8, 2014. That means any computer or server with these software programs installed will be completely exposed to serious hacker attacks aimed at taking control of your network, stealing data, crashing your system and inflicting a host of other business-crippling problems you do NOT want to have to deal with.

Why your Business NEEDS Social Media

No matter what your business is, you need to be connecting with your customers or clients via social media to maintain a strong marketing relationship with them throughout the year.

If you are looking to get a slice of the social-networking pie, but not sure where to start, don’t panic.

Gone Phishing: The Season for Scams

‘Tis the season for phishing scams. A phishing e-mail is an e-mail sent by a hacker designed to fool the recipient into downloading a virus, giving up their credit card number, personal information (like a social security number), or account or login information to a particular web site.

Why Do You NEED Antivirus Software?

For as long as computers have been and will be in existence, whether connected to the Internet or not, there will always be a need for antivirus software. There will never be a time when people, will stop looking to find ways to commit fraud, cause widespread damage, or just experience the rush of breaking into a computer.

The 4 Lethal Clicks: The Links You Should Never Touch

If you think the most common cyber scam still involves deposed Nigerian royalty prompting your help to remove fortunes from African banks, your time machine has stalled. Cyber criminals have become far more creative, sophisticated and unreadable. With that in mind, here are five links you should never, ever click.

The History of the Christmas Colors

Each and every festival in the world has its own colors and Christmas is no different. Red is the color of festivity and green is soothing and signifies life.

We have Rudolph with his red nose in a Christmas carol, Father  Christmas in his red coat fringed with white and the evergreen Christmas tree—these are some of the things that inimitably symbolize Christmas.

5 Easy Things You Should Do To Protect Your Business Now

Let’s face it; no one likes to think about bad things happening to them, much less planning for them. But since December is the month where the number of thieves and cyber thieves that are lurking around is at an all-time high, we wanted to give you a quick “brush up” on some simple things you can (and should!) be doing to protect your business.