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Think Twice When Receiving Urgent Messaging

One of the biggest risks to the security of your company is through phishing schemes. Here’s why you should think twice when receiving urgent messaging. It could save your network. A staggering 83% of businesses report successful phishing attacks against them last year. Statistically, only a third of phishing emails are ever opened. However, the chances of someone from…

How the SLAM Approach Can Help Detect Phishing

There is a reason you almost always see phishing as a part of security awareness training. It has been the primary method of online attack over the past decade or two. Phishing emails are used to initiate ransomware, credential theft, data breaches and more. In an effort to keep you protected, learn how the SLAM…

Keep Hackers From Accessing Your Online Accounts

These days, malicious actors want access to all your data. Stolen login credentials have become a hot commodity, especially on the Dark Web.  So, how do we keep hackers from accessing your online accounts? Let’s get into it.  Why Hackers are Accessing Online Accounts If you didn’t know, the Dark Web has a price for…

Is Working From Home Actually Beneficial to Your Company?

Work from home. Or more presently known as remote work. It’s the new “thing” in business today. For some people, they adore it. But, is working from home actually beneficial to your company? Employees enjoy a work from home lifestyle because they are able to work wherever and whenever they choose. Ideally, it makes them more productive and deters them…

Receiving Messages From Yourself? New Smishing Scams

Receiving messages from yourself? New smishing scams arising sending texts from your own phone number. How many more text messages do you receive from businesses now compared to two years ago? If you’re like everyone else, it’s probably a lot more. Businesses know that people aren’t opening emails anymore. The spam folders are full, and…

Apple is Now Selling Parts to Fix Your Own iPhone

Don’t you hate it when your phone breaks? It can feel like such an inconvenience especially with a limited amount of options to fix it… but maybe not for long. Let’s talk about an announcement that Apple is now selling parts to fix your own iPhone.  We’ve all been down this road before. When you…

Why the Global Chip Shortage Impacts Your Business

The computer industry has been dealing with a severe chip shortage for the past few of years. But it’s not only the tech sector are feeling the effect. Let’s go over why the global chip shortage impacts your business. Most of the items we use on a daily basis have chips in them. Your laptops,…

Which Form of MFA is Most Secure Vs. Most Convenient?

The prevalence of data theft is now at an all-time high, and it is this form of attack that is most responsible for data breaches. That’s why implementing Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is more important than ever. In this blog post, we’ll go over which form of MFA is most secure vs. most convenient. Having access…

STOP Using Email As Your Storage Solution

More and more people are utilizing their email as a one stop shop for storing data that they send and receive. Convenient? Yes. Secure? Maybe Not. In this post, we’ll reveal to you why you should stop using email as your storage solution.  Doing anything these days has become easier and faster as IT becomes…

If Your Staff Works Remotely, You Need This

It has become the normal for people to have remote or hybrid working situations. Yet, businesses still do not have proper cybersecurity measures in place for employees working away from the office. If your staff works remotely, you need this. Security Issues + Remote Work With almost two full years of working from home, a…