Hit Back Hard Against Malware

Hit Back Hard Against Malware
The threat landscape is filled with more types of malware than ever. To keep your business’ network running effectively, it’s important to have a strategy to keep malware out. Today, we’ll talk about a few basics you should know to keep your cybersecurity strategy working properly. Under A Thumb Are you aware there are readily available websites strictly devoted to providing the default factory passwords for devices of all types? With these passwords, and a little...

Promoting Data Privacy

Promoting Data Privacy
Today, everything we do on the computer and on our phones creates data. Organizations that are good at utilizing this data, often look to capture everything that they can. This can leave the individual searching for a way to keep his/her data secure. Let’s take a look at some of the best practices used to prioritize individual data privacy. The first thing that needs to happen when you are looking to determine what steps you need to take is to identify your aims....

The Technology That Protects Your Payment Cards

The Technology That Protects Your Payment Cards
These days most consumers lean heavily on their payment cards. Whether they use credit cards, debit cards, or gift cards, consumers today are much more apt to use their card then they are to use cash. Why is this? Convenience mostly, but also there is a belief that using a payment card is more secure than walking around with a wad of cash in your pocket. Today, we will get to the bottom of the matter. Are Cards Actually Safer Than Cash? Credit card companies have...

Baseline Cybersecurity

Baseline Cybersecurity
More than any time before, cybersecurity has to be a major consideration for businesses. It is, in fact, one of the biggest problems the modern business has to face day-in and day-out. Shortage in cybersecurity talent and antiquated strategies are making it difficult for businesses to find the knowledgeable resources that will help them work to secure their network and data from threats to the business.   Cybersecurity is in large part eliminating risk....

Smartphone Malware Is a Serious Threat

Smartphone Malware Is a Serious Threat
We all know how important it is to protect your desktop and laptop computers from malicious threats. Installing antivirus and security software is one of the first steps you take when you get a new computer, and for good reason. An unprotected device is at great risk. With that said, a lot of users don’t think about the threats that target their most-used devices, their smartphones. Malware and other cybersecurity threats are not a new thing to smartphones and...

Control Your Profile, Part I

Control Your Profile, Part I
If you use Facebook, you’re not alone. There are over two billion active users on the platform. Whether you are willing to accept it or not, Facebook is a huge part of a good chunk of the world’s lives. If being a well-connected, with the times, user has always described who you are, then we could have some helpful information oriented towards you in our blog today. We will be discussing your online identity, and who you have told Facebook you...