Logging in to your computer one morning, it opens to a screen claiming the computer is locked and your files encrypted. It presents you with the option to recover your files, at an incredibly steep price. When you attempt to access one of your latest files, you see some gibberish text. Again you try to … Read moreRansomware: Do’s and Don’ts
Between email, cloud services, social media, and more, passwords are important when it comes to account security for your business. They are the first line of security from hackers with malicious intent. Most websites will alert us when the passwords we create are weak, making the account easier to hack. Generally, a password should be … Read moreManaging Your Password Security
Every year, the number of online shoppers and consumers increases exponentially. This trend has nevertheless captured the attention of hackers and cyber scammers. They could seize the opportunity to exploit as many users as they can for their money, personal information, and sensitive data. It is important to protect your devices and information from any … Read more‘Tis the Season for Cyber Scams: TechStarters 2018 Naughty List
It seems like just yesterday everyone was excited over flip phones. Now if you don’t have a smart phone you are living in the stone age. Just like the advancement of phone technology, other electronics in your home and life are also advancing. You may have heard of “the internet of things” but may be … Read moreThings Have Internet?
Technology is a blessing. We get that. Sadly, so do hackers and cyber criminals who use such technology to breach companies’ security and obtain sensitive data. You know exactly what we’re talking about: ransomware, Trojan viruses, and malware. These culprits cause companies (and individuals) to sweat profusely while breaching, obtaining, or encrypting their valuable information and … Read moreCyber Attacks: What to Watch out for in 2018