Preparing for the End of Windows 10

Business owners worldwide have adopted Windows 10, one of Microsoft's most popular operating systems. However, Microsoft will cease offering digital downloads of Windows 10 on January 31, 2023. The discontinuation of Windows ...

The Benefits of a VPN for Your Business

VPNs, or virtual private networks, have grown in popularity recently as more people recognize the need for internet privacy and security. A VPN is a software that encrypts your internet connection, making ...

Advantages of a Hybrid Cloud

Public and private cloud infrastructures have benefits and drawbacks that can impact small to medium-sized businesses. Some advantages of public cloud infrastructure include lower costs, scalability, and flexibility. However, public clouds also ...

New FTC Safeguards Rule Will Radically Change How Small Businesses Operate

A little over a year ago, the FTC made several amendments to the existing Safeguards Rule requiring even very small businesses to ensure the protection of client data. These changes, set to ...

Data Breach at GoTo: Encrypted Customer Information Compromised

On January 23, 2023, GoTo released a statement detailing an update to the ongoing data breach investigation. Business owners should pay attention to this incident and its implications for their security practices. ...

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

What do these three real e-mails have in common? Kohl’s Winner – “Notifications – Re: 2nd attempt for Paul” WalmartStores – “Re: CONFIRMED: Paul you are selected” Lowe’s Winner – “Congratulations Paul! ...

PayPal Hack: 35,000 Accounts Compromised in Credential Stuffing Attack

On December 20, 2022, PayPal, one of the most widely used online payment platforms, confirmed that 35,000 users' accounts had been compromised due to a security breach. An unauthorized party viewed and ...

Maximizing Productivity with Managed IT Services

Businesses seeking to improve productivity and minimize disruptions caused by IT issues can benefit from managed IT services. A managed service provider (MSP) can provide businesses with the expertise to maintain and ...

T-Mobile Data Breach Impacts Millions

The mobile phone provider recently announced that a data breach had impacted 37 million T-Mobile accounts. In a Form 8-K filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, T-Mobile said they realized ...

The Top 3 Benefits of Outsourcing IT Support

Businesses of all sizes can benefit from outsourcing IT support because of the accessibility to specialized knowledge, cost reductions, and operational flexibility. Some top benefits of outsourcing IT support include financial savings, ...