Monthly Tech Tip – 10 Things to Know About Ransomware

Whether your Thanksgiving dinner conversation includes people from large businesses, small businesses, hospitals, governments, nonprofit organizations, or sole proprietorships, chances are someone in the room was directly impacted by ransomware. They may have even seen a scary image like the one above. Yes, that’s a real picture from a ransomware infection at a local company. […]

Monthly Tech Tip: How Secure Are Your Passwords?

The newest Dashlane report says that nearly 20% of all passwords are compromised. And 50% of people use the same password for multiple accounts. No wonder we have so many compromised accounts! You need to stop if you’re one of the people using the same password for multiple accounts. It’s not safe, and it’s not worth the […]

7 Security Tips to Keep Your Virtual Meetings Private

Virtual meetings are becoming increasingly popular, but it’s important to remember that some security risks are still associated with them. By following a few simple safety precautions, you can help ensure that your meeting is both productive and secure.  Without the proper safety precautions, virtual meetings can be a security nightmare. Hackers can easily gain […]

Why You Should Always Keep Your Google Chrome Browser up to Date

Just as you keep your computer’s operating system up to date with the latest security patches, you should also keep your web browser up to date. Hackers can exploit outdated browsers, leading to malware or ransomware infections.  This blog post will explain why it’s important to keep Google Chrome updated and how to do it.  […]

6 Ways to Speed Up Your Windows Startup Time

Do you often find yourself waiting for your computer to start up? If so, you’re not alone. A slow startup time can be frustrating and make you feel like you are wasting time. Thankfully, you can do a few things to speed it up. This blog post will discuss five ways to speed up your […]

Ten Tips to Avoid Becoming the Next Ransomware Victim

Law enforcement and IT professionals are busy fighting cyberattacks and trying to prevent cybercrime. These days much of this criminal activity centers around ransomware. In a typical ransomware attack, your data is encrypted with a criminal’s key, potentially making it impossible to access your data until you pay the criminals a ransom amount they demand […]

How to Keep Your Remote Workers’ Data Secure

Are you worried about your remote workers’ data security? You should be! Data breaches can happen to anyone, and they can be costly. But don’t worry – we have some tips for you that will help keep your data safe. Follow these tips, and you can rest easy knowing that your remote workers’ data is […]

Tech Tip: Why you should prioritize your technology gaps

The world has become digital faster than anyone could have predicted. For users and businesses across the globe, we’ve had to evolve as our processes, communications, security needs, and more are operated through technology. For SMBs, technology is not just necessary – it’s foundational to running a profitable, efficient, and scalable business. When small and […]

What Are the Advantages of Cloud Storage Over Local Storage?

When it comes to storing data, there are a few different options. You can store information on your computer’s hard drive, an external hard drive, or in the cloud. Each of these options has its own set of pros and cons. Let’s look at the advantages of cloud storage over local storage. There are many […]

New Microsoft Teams Capabilities

In January Microsoft announced many new Microsoft Teams capabilities. These new features enable speakers and attendees to be more engaged with their audiences, allow for fewer distractions and more inclusive behaviors. In our Tech Tip this month, we are going to look at some of these new features. Let’s get started by taking a look […]