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6 Must-Know Computer Security Tips for Holiday Shopping

Categories: Cybersecurity, Holiday Shopping, Information Security

05 December

Hackers are no strangers to the fact that online holiday shopping is going to reach record levels this year. They know it’s the perfect opportunity to exploit unsuspecting consumers who are looking to find the best deals. Keep these computer security tips in mind to stay ahead of the crooks.

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How the Main Street Cybersecurity Act affects your Business

Categories: Cybersecurity, Information Security, Business

07 November

Cyberattacks can potentially cripple small businesses, the lifeblood of the American economy. For that reason, the United States Senate passed the Main Street Cybersecurity Act, which aims to reduce small business’ cybersecurity risks. Here’s what you need to know.

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What is an SSL Certificate, and does my Business Need one?

Categories: Cybersecurity, Information Security

24 October

If your business has a website, you have a responsibility to keep both your company’s and your customers’ personal information secure. One of the easiest ways to do this is by installing an SSL certificate to your website. What is an SSL certificate, you ask? We have the answer.

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Two Factor Authentication: is an App, Email or SMS Safest?

Categories: Cybersecurity, Information Security, Two Factor Authentication

03 October

Two factor authentication, also known as 2FA, is absolutely one of the best ways to protect your online accounts from hackers. However, since there are three main authentication methods, many people are left wondering: is it best to use an app, email or SMS message as an authentication factor?

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DDoS Attack Survival Guide: is your Business Prepared?

Categories: Cybersecurity, Information Security

11 July

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) can cripple a business’ internet and technology operations indefinitely. Even scarier, it’s almost impossible to prevent a DDoS attack from taking place. Mitigating their impact is all about response and recovery.

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5 Common Types of Viruses you Should Know About

Categories: virus protection, computer virus, Cybersecurity, Information Security

23 May

Computer viruses have been around since shortly after the internet’s inception. While virtually everyone is aware of their existence, few people are familiar with the types of viruses and how they harm the computers they infect.

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5 Commonly Overlooked Information Security Risks for Businesses

Categories: business security, personal information, Cybersecurity, Information Security

04 April

Many businesses are blissfully unaware of the information security risks that plague them. If you’ve never been stressed about the safekeeping of your business’ data, this blog may change that.

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