March 2021

30
Mar

Back Up Your Data This World Backup Day

Written by: Jay H. Once put on the backburner of business operations, a data backup strategy is now a non-negotiable part of any modern organization. Without a proper strategy in place, companies can lose everything. Here’s what you need to know ahead of World Backup Day on March 31. What Is A Backup? A data backup is a copy of

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28
Mar

8 Best WordPress Plugins For Your Business Website

Written by: Jay H. WordPress is one of the world’s most popular website builders. This is primarily due to its incredible versatility, including the extensive range of plugins available to add more features to your website. However, with over 58,000 plugins available, sorting through them can be overwhelming. Luckily, there are some sure winners that any WordPress website could benefit

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21
Mar

Is Your Organization Mitigating The Risks Of Remote Work?

Written by: Jay H. The coronavirus pandemic abruptly forced employees from the office into their homes. Unfortunately, this unprecedented transition left employees exposed to numerous cybersecurity risks. A recent survey conducted by software vendor Lynx Software examines these threats and how to mitigate them. In a survey of 1,000 working Americans, Lynx found that a cybersecurity attack has impacted 36%

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19
Mar

Windows 10 21H1 Now Available For Business Customers

Written by: Jay H. Windows 10 version 21H1 is a new feature update scheduled for release in April or May 2021. This update brings new features and security updates that Microsoft say will improve the overall user experience. So, here’s what to expect with the new update and how business users can try it now. Windows Hello Multicamera Support Microsoft

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16
Mar

5 Common Cloud Computing Misconceptions

Written by: Jay H. Cloud computing has gained much popularity since its introduction. However, there are many common misconceptions dissuading businesses from migrating to the cloud. Let’s debunk five common cloud computing misconceptions to encourage organizations to take advantage of this innovative technology. Myth #1 – Cloud Computing Is Expensive When utilizing cloud technology, you do not have to pay

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13
Mar

How Vaccine-Related Phishing Attacks Are Threatening Your Organization

  Written by: Jay H. The rollout of coronavirus vaccines offers hope for many to resume normality soon. However, many people have questions regarding when, where, and how they will receive their first doses. Amongst the confusion, attackers have seized the opportunity to exploit the situation and launched waves of vaccine-related phishing scams. Vaccine-Related Domains Registered According to a recent blog post

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10
Mar

5 Essential Security Awareness Training Topics

Written by: Jay H. The most significant cybersecurity risk to an organization is its employees. Equipping your employees with the right knowledge can turn risky workers into cybersecurity assets. To achieve this,  educate your workforce on cybersecurity threats through regular security awareness training. Not sure where to start when drafting your training session? Here are five topics to consider covering

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7
Mar

Be Careful Of Scams This Tax Season

It’s officially tax-filing season, one of the most stressful times of the year. To make matters worse, scammers are on the prowl trying to trick taxpayers into divulging personal information through phone, email, text message, and mail. Here are some of the ways scammers are trying to defraud you and how you can protect yourself. By Phone Have you received

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4
Mar

9 Mac Security Tips For Your Apple IT

Written by: Jay H. Security is a top priority for organizations. Businesses manage confidential and sensitive data that cannot make it into the hands of threat actors. And with more and more organizations using Apple devices, it is important to protect them from attackers. To help with this, use our list of simple Mac security tips to secure your Apple

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2
Mar

6 Ways To Improve Your Work From Home Space

Written by: Jay H. We’re approaching one year since the start of lockdowns that forced most of the workforce into a remote environment. Now, many organizations are looking to adopt remote working long-term even after the pandemic subsides. If you’re one of many full-time or part-time remote workers, you may want to make some improvements to your work area. Here

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