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Phishing is the act of tricking someone into revealing their private or sensitive information. Common attacks attempt to convince you to install malicious software or hand over your personal information under false pretenses.

Gone Phishing: User Awareness and Training

A combination of technical controls and user awareness training can help keep phishing at bay. What Is Phishing? Phishing is the act of tricking someone into revealing their private or sensitive information. Common attacks attempt to convince you to install malicious software or hand over your personal information under false pretenses. How To Counter[…]

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Turn on Two Factor Authentication!

Believe it or not, you’re most likely already using two factor authentication in your day-to-day life. Many (if not all) of us commonly use single factor authentication, such as using a password to log-on to a site. Two factor authentication (2FA) simply adds an extra step to your basic log-in[…]

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Protecting Your Identity on the Internet

Protecting Your Identity on the Internet

Protecting Your Identity on the Internet Because people use the Internet on a daily basis, they rely on it for a safe and accurate exchange of information. Personal data like Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, and passwords are traveling across the internet. But should it be trusted? Read on[…]

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Social Engineering, The Art of Hacking Humans

Social engineering is an attack that relies heavily on human interaction and often involves manipulating people to break normal security procedures. Usually, criminals are looking for your passwords, bank information or access your computer so that they can secretly install malicious software–giving them control over your computer. But why not[…]

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there are several things you can lower your changes of being a target. Here are our top 7 ways to avoid being hacked:

Top 7 Ways to Avoid Being Hacked

With all the recent news about government surveillance, corporate cybersecurity failures and large-scale hacks, keeping yourself completely safe online can seem like an impossible task. However, there are several things you can lower your changes of being a target. Here are our top 7 ways to avoid being hacked: Be[…]

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Importance of Antivirus

Antivirus is one of the most important things to keep up-to-date on your computer, but it’s also an issue that is constantly overlooked. What Is a Virus? New viruses are created every day and can be made to perform many different tasks. A few examples include: Make a computer run[…]

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Lock with various network security words. Found in: 5 Ways to Secure Your Network Today! written by Arrowhead Technologies

5 Ways to Secure Your Network Today!

While Wi-Fi networks provide many benefits, an unprotected network can result in unauthorized use and potential harm unless certain steps are taken. For this reason, I have listed five ways that you can secure your network today: Use Encryption. Using encryption is the most effective way to secure your network[…]

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your business needs IT help

Your Business Needs IT Help, Click Here to See Why

When your business needs IT help, you usually need it now. Your business deserves to have a great team of IT professionals who are responsive, knowledgeable, professional so that you can focus on growing your business. Without a great IT team in your corner, you may find yourself taking on[…]

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SANs, LANs, & WANs Oh My!

Computer networks are an integral part of our lives and while there are many different types of networks that exist, three of the most commonly used networks are SANs, LANs, and WANs. But how are they different? SAN According to the Storage Networking Industry Association dictionary, a storage area network[…]

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