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Update Me: Why Patches Are Important

Update Me: Why Patches are Important

Update Me: Why Patches Are Important Patches can be pretty cool – even if you’re talking about the sew-on types that you might find on a jacket or pair of jeans. If you’re running your business and you keep seeing notifications about updating your software and patching up network security issues, then you need to … Read moreUpdate Me: Why Patches Are Important

Cyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

Cyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

One of the latest types of cyberattacks to hit the web is a relatively new phenomenon known as Ransomware. Just recently, a local school district was affected by this new threat demanding the district to potentially pay $125,000. Ransomware is a kind of malware that locks users out of their own files and networks by encrypting them … Read moreCyber Stickup! Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware

Protect your Password: An Intro To Brute Force Hacking

It’s always important to have a password that is difficult for others to guess. It’s also important to make sure that a password has numbers, capital letters, and special characters in order for it to be even harder for hackers to access your accounts. A password acts as a locked door, and only people with the … Read moreProtect your Password: An Intro To Brute Force Hacking

The Age of Cybercrime: 5 Common Cyberattacks Hackers Are Using

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The Age of Cybercrime: 5 Common Cyberattacks Hackers Are Using We’ve all heard the saying “information is power”. Easy access to that information is just as powerful. With much of our personal information floating through digital networks, stored in multiple databases, and being exchanged by 3rd parties, we should be taking preventative actions to ensure our … Read moreThe Age of Cybercrime: 5 Common Cyberattacks Hackers Are Using