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Cyber Criminals Are Using Children To Hack Into Home Networks

Cyber Criminals Are Using Children To Hack Into Home Networks

I often share articles about how to protect your business network from cyber crime. But, one very real threat that I haven’t talked about is how cyber criminals are hacking into home networks through children.

If you’re a parent, here are some vulnerabilities you should know about when your kids use devices to access the internet.

Why All SMB’s Need To Pay Attention To Office 365 Business Premium

Why All SMB’s Need To Pay Attention To Office 365 Business Premium

Wondering if Microsoft Office 365 is right for your small or medium sized business?

If not, you should be. The fact of the matter is, all businesses should be utilizing Office 365 (or at least a portion of it).

But... in today’s blog, we’re not going to be talking about the basics of why you need Office 365. If you want to learn more about that, check out our past blog post here.

Ransomware – Be cautious before you click

Ransomware – Be cautious before you click

Ransomware continues to be one of the largest threats in terms of IT security for businesses. Cyber Criminals are becoming more and more innovative with both the strategies they use, as well the as the technology being created and implemented.

In the video below, Kevin Mitnick from Knowbe4 Security Awareness Training demonstrates how malicious Ransomware can pose to be something trustworthy, such as a Microsoft update, to gain access to your system.

An Employee’s Guide to Cyber Crime Prevention

An Employee’s Guide to Cyber Crime Prevention

When your productivity is measured in tasks crossed off your checklist and projects finalized, it’s easy to develop a one-track mind. You know you need to get your work done, so other details, such as IT security, fall to the wayside. After all, isn’t that why you have an IT department, or outside managed IT services? Yes and no.

7 Security Threats

7 Security Threats

Have you ever heard about cyber attacks in the news and think “that would never happen to us?” Well, think again. Businesses of all sizes are susceptible to many different attacks. Here are 7 you need to know about.

2017 List Of The Most Commonly Used Passwords

February 19th, 2018 Share
2017 List Of The Most Commonly Used Passwords

When was the last time you changed your password? When you did, was security top of mind? If you’re like most people, probably not. Case in point: Take a look at the most commonly used passwords from 2017 from SplashData.

Here’s just the top 10.

123456
password
12345678
qwerty
12345
123456789
letmein
1234567
football
iloveyou

There are a few things you can learn about these passwords.

7 Ways to Keep Your Device Secure While Using Public WiFi

December 6th, 2017 Share
7 Ways to Keep Your Device Secure While Using Public WiFi

One of the first things people ask when visiting a new establishment is, “What’s the Wi-Fi password?”

Free Wi-Fi, especially in airports, cafes, libraries, and other public places can be lifesavers, especially when you're traveling and need to get a little work done, communicate with coworkers, or perhaps look up directions.