Month: March 2022

Why You Should Wait to Upgrade Windows 11

“You should upgrade!” We’re always upgrading. It seems to be the mantra when it comes to technology. To be fair, what homeowner doesn’t want the latest and greatest tech in their home. Still, when you have Microsoft OS in your home, it’s best to wait to upgrade Windows 11. When software is first delivered, the…

AWAH- Kellogg’s HR System Flooded

Another Week, Another Hack : The Internet Snaps back! This week’s hack takes the shape of a rebellion. A hack to a major job application system. When a bunch of reddit users stand in solidarity with 1,400 striking workers, Kellogg’s HR System did not stand a chance.    Let’s dive in. —– Just this past…

OKTA System Compromise by Lapsus$

Potential Okta system compromise by Lapsus$ group came out this week. Okta, a leading provider of authentication services and Identity and access management (IAM) solutions, has announced that it is investigating data breach suspicions. On Tuesday, the data extortion group Lapsus$ shared screenshots of what it claims is access to Okta’s backend administrative terminals and…

What IT Services you Should Outsource

Every successful small business owner eventually comes to a point where they must rely on the skills of others. When it comes to information technology, depending on your skillset, that time could arrive rather quickly. You can, of course, do some information technology services yourself, but there are others that benefit from outsourcing. Here’s a…

Everything you need to know about Microsoft 365s Price Increase

Now that we are well into the month of March, Microsoft users will notice that there has been an increase in their pricing system. With that in mind, let’s break down everything you need to know about Microsoft 365s price increase. If you didn’t know already, Microsoft quietly announced that this month, March 2022, we…

Everything there is to know about Catch-All Emails

Over the last decade, email has become the majority of small businesses key method of acquiring and retaining customers. As a result, you can’t afford to miss out on any emails from potential customers. Avoid this by setting up a catch-all email. Keep reading to learn everything there is to know about catch-all emails.  …

Supply Chain Attack on WordPress

Welcome to the latest edition of Another Week, Another Hack.  Today, let’s discuss a recent Supply Chain Attack that has back-doored over 90 WordPress themes and plugins.  Ouch, and the hits just keep on coming. What is a back-doored server? When a server is back-doored through an attack, it refers to an attempt by unauthorized…

Align Business Strategy and IT with an MSP

So you’ve decided to onboard an MSP, great move! We get it, you may not be a tech expert, thats why you hired an IT service provider. In this blog, we’ve put together some tips to help you align your business strategy and IT with your newly hired MSP. Let’s get into it! The ability…

What to Avoid When Hiring a New IT Provider

In the past, we’ve gone over things to LOOK for when considering onboarding an IT Service Provider. If you’d like to check that video out, click here! 🙂 Today, let’s add to that conversation and discuss the things you should look out for… What to AVOID when hiring a new IT Provider. 7 things you…

The Cloud and Your Business

Cloud computing has been shaking up the sector for some years. The use of cloud computing by small and mid-sized firms is driving the industry’s expansion. However, while there are numerous advantages to moving to the cloud, there are reasons to proceed with caution. This post will discuss some of the reasons why the cloud…