Your business’s Windows updates might be failing because of this one simple thing…
If you’re the kind of person who installs security updates on all of your devices as soon as they become available, don’t start polishing your halo just yet. Because Microsoft’s just released a piece of information which might explain why your Windows machine is STILL out-of-date… despite all your care. Updates are crucial for all […]
Does your business have a defense plan against possible Russian cyber attacks?
While the cyber security of your business should always be a high priority, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means that businesses may be at an increased risk of cyber-attack. Although there is no direct threat at present, the West is placing a range of sanctions on Russia. There could be retaliation, and Russia has used cyber-attacks […]
Windows 11 has arrived. Is it worth the upgrade? Here are the new features (and some missing ones)
Getting used to Windows 11 shouldn’t be too challenging. On the contrary, the OS comes with several intuitive features to enhance productivity. Microsoft recently introduced Windows 11 as the company’s latest operating system. And compared to Windows 10, this OS has various features that can increase your productivity and provide a better user experience. As […]
Why Do People Create Computer Virus?
Have you ever wondered why someone would put in all the effort to create a computer virus? What’s the incentive for them by creating something so destructive that can spread across the world in seconds? The main three motivators are boasting their skills, to be mischievous, or making money. While boasting skills and being mischievous […]
Throwback Thursday Tech: Apple Newton MessagePad
Did you know in 1993, Apple released a device that some would call a precursor to the iPad? The Apple Newton MessagePad is a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) that functions as a personal information manager. It sold for $900 (or $1,638 adjusted for inflation in 2021) during its release with over 50,000 MessagePads sold within […]
Cyber Security – An Essential Guide for Small Businesses
Small businesses rely on the Internet for many of their operations—from ordering stock to keeping in touch with customers. Unfortunately, the Internet increases small businesses to the exposure of cybercrimes. Cyber-attacks such as ransomware and phishing scams are increasing. Cyber criminals use these attacks to target businesses large and small to steal sensitive data. These […]
Common Signs of a Phishing Scam
Phishing scams can ruin the reputation of your organization and cost you countless dollars. These scams often attempt to trick employees into giving out personal login information or click on a malicious link. Educating employees on the common signs of phishing scams is critical in staying proactive against these evolving threats. Cybercriminals will continue to […]