Month: June 2022

Lenovo Vulnerabilities Affecting Millions

It’s about that time again, for another week, another hack. This week we are going over the multiple Lenovo Vulnerabilities affecting millions of users. Hopefully if you are a Lenovo user, you haven’t been ignoring your updates. Here’s what’s happening.  ESET, a trusted European cybersecurity company, has publicly announced the identification of multiple vulnerabilities within…

Your Business is Losing Countless Hours to Spam

Everyone hates spam emails. That is just a fact. Another fact is your business is losing countless hours to spam every year. Having to sift through your inbox removing spam can be a pain and is a real productivity killer, too. According to a recent study, screening and deleting spam emails can cause your staff…

Should I Make the Switch to Microsoft Edge?

Our internet browser is one of, if not the most important tool we use in our daily lives. Even our storage is cloud-based, so most of our computer time is spent online. With a new browser coming to the surface, let’s ask the question, “should I make the switch to Microsoft Edge?.” Browsers have come…

Ransomware Shuts Down School for Good

You read the title correctly. Ransomware shuts down school for good. This week we’re talking about a school who had to close its doors after 157 years of education because of ransomware attacks. Let’s get into it. Lincoln College, for those of you who don’t know, is an Illinois private college that opened in 1865….

Googles Plan to Disrupt Malicious Notifications

Internet users are done of being the target of data theft. Good news is, Googles plan is to disrupt malicious notifications from being the reason your information is stolen. Here’s what it is. When you’re scrolling through the internet, it can feel like everyone is trying to show you something. An ad for a hair…

Protect your Business from Supply Chain Attacks

We’re all aware that any kind of cyberattack is bad for business. They can be dangerous, costly and overall unpleasant. They can be particularly devastating for companies in the supply chain sector. Let’s go over how to protect your business from supply chain attacks. Supply chain businesses refer to any supplier that sells goods and…

New Phishing Technique TRICKING Tech Experts

Have you ever fallen victim to a phishing scam? You got an email you thought was coming from your boss, and next thing you know you’re wiring your bank account to some guy half way around the world. Normally, we would advise individuals to avoid falling victim to phishing by checking the email address for…

Cybersecurity Mistakes Small Business Make

Doesn’t it seem like we’re being warned about a new cyber security threat every day? We hear about cybersecurity mistakes small businesses make on the daily. Well, one can argue it’s for good reason. Last year, ransomware attacks alone hit 81% of all businesses. According to the ‘2022 Cybersecurity Almanac,’ the cost of cybercrime is…

4 Cloud Storage Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2022

Cloud storage is one of the most extensively utilized aspects of cloud computing. Although it isn’t always as glamorous as the software side.  File storage in the cloud was one of the first applications of the cloud widely accepted by many users. This is in order to make data instantly accessible and shareable from anywhere….

XDR – The Future of Cybersecurity

We should talk about the emerging technology that is taking over the tech world… in a good way. Specifically, let get into XDR – the future of cybersecurity. What is XDR? XDR is a unique method to threat detection and response that protects against cyberattacks.  The platform provides numerous detection technologies and collects data from…