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Shadow-IT: Employees putting Business at Risk

Shadow-IT: Employees putting Business at Risk

Shadow-IT: Employees putting Business at RiskThere are robust computers in every employee’s possession.  And they carry them everywhere. Yes, I am talking about their cellphones.  On these devices, they can download 1000’s of apps. These apps allow them to create...

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Coronavirus bringing out opportunistic Hackers

Coronavirus bringing out opportunistic Hackers

Coronavirus bringing out opportunistic HackersWhenever there is something in the news we find cybercriminals willing to exploit it in some way. Currently, the big news is the Coronavirus that is spreading from Wuhan, China. We have seen email malware being spread from...

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Scammers have found a fertile field in Airbnb

Scammers have found a fertile field in Airbnb

Scammers have found a fertile field in AirbnbHow many of you have used Airbnb as an alternative to a hotel or for an extended stay option?  Many times it works out well but like everything once successful the bad guys get into the game and scams begin and it all goes...

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Keeping Legacy Software Safe

Keeping Legacy Software Safe

Keeping Legacy Software SafeThe primary problem with legacy software is keeping it secure.  Many businesses are using software that was developed years ago and before many of these new attack variants were ever even considered.  That means that they were not designed...

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Regulatory Compliance: The Perception and The Reality

Regulatory Compliance: The Perception and The Reality

Regulatory Compliance: The Perception and The RealityRegulatory compliance.  We have all heard the term and for many business owners, the way to handle it is to stick their head in the sand and stay out of the spotlight.  Why? It is complicated and expensive and they...

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What Does Your Employer Know About Your Daily Activities

What Does Your Employer Know About Your Daily Activities

What Does Your Employer Know About Your Daily ActivitiesHow much does your employer know about your personal life? Maybe more than you realize. When you use your personal devices to access company servers they can log your activities. Then they can track when you log...

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If You Can’t Beat ‘Em – Join ‘Em says Marriott

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em – Join ‘Em says Marriott

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em - Join ‘Em says MarriottIf you can’t beat them...join them.  That was the thought that made one of the largest hotelier chains offer luxury homes and premium properties under their name. There are times when you would prefer to have the comforts...

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Screen Time Causing Mental Health Issues Are Overblown

Screen Time Causing Mental Health Issues Are Overblown

Screen Time Causing Mental Health Issues Are OverblownTurns out that all the hub-bub about technology affecting the mental health of our teenager by increasing anxiety and depression may be quite over-blown.  It turns out that when you look at all the studies and...

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Big Tech Stomps All Over Small Businesses

Big Tech Stomps All Over Small Businesses

Big Tech Stomps All Over Small BusinessesAre small tech companies being squeezed by tech giants?  You bet and it has happened numerous times. Sometimes they announce a big product or service, never planning to ever bring it to market.  They drive excitement for their...

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