16
Apr

6 Essentials For Your Work From Home Setup

Written by: Jay H. Working from home is something many of us have had the opportunity to do over these past couple of years. Indeed, many employees are working from home indefinitely. If you’re among those working remotely part-time or full-time, you can improve your productivity and comfort by investing in a proper setup. Here are 6 essentials for your

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13
Apr

Hackers Still Exploiting Years-Old Vulnerabilities

Written by: Jay H. If it’s not broken, why fix it? That’s certainly the attitude of many hackers, who are successfully exploiting software vulnerabilities that are several years old and have security updates long available. These attackers then deploy ransomware on victim businesses ‘ networks, encrypting their data, and halting business operations. Researchers at Qualys analyzed the most common Critical Vulnerabilities

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8
Apr

Ransomware: Under Half Of Companies That Pay Ransom Recover Data

Written by: Jay H. Ransomware is every organization’s worst nightmare. A new study from Telus unveils how ransomware is impacting Canadian businesses and how firms can protect themselves from this ever-evolving threat. The survey included 463 responses from key decision-makers in Canadian businesses. While the study encompassed all industry verticals, there was a particular focus on eight sectors: financial services,

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2
Apr

How To Secure Your Mobile Phone

  Written by: Jay H. Cybersecurity is a hot topic nowadays. Seemingly every day, there are new headlines of businesses and websites getting hacked. However, did you know your phone is also susceptible to hackers and malefactors? Luckily, you can take steps to improve your device’s security. Here is how to secure your mobile phone. Lock Your Device If your

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28
Mar

Scammers Steal $80 Million Per Month Through Fake Giveaways, Surveys

Written by: Jay H. Scammers successfully steal $80 million per month through fake giveaways and surveys, a new report from Group-IB finds. Fraudsters targeting victims in over 90 countries worldwide, including Canada, the United States, Italy, and South Korea, impersonate popular brands to steal users’ personal and payment data. An estimated 10 million people are victims of a single scam

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20
Mar

Why Your Business Needs A Web Host

    Written by: Jay H. Nowadays, every business needs an online website. It allows your customers to reach you 24/7/365 and discover more about your brand, products, and services. If you want to set up a website for your business, you need a web host. What Is A Web Host? As the name implies, a web host hosts your

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16
Mar

How To Secure Your WordPress Website

Written by: Jay H. Keeping your WordPress website safe should be a priority for any site owner. Without proper protections in place, your website is vulnerable to hackers, attacks, malware, malfunctions, and other issues. However, you may not know precisely how to improve your site’s security. In this post, we’ll go over some of the ways you can quickly secure

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9
Mar

How To Speed Up Google Chrome

Written by: Jay H. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser worldwide, with over 60 percent of all internet users choosing it as their primary browser. However, if your Chrome feels slower than usual, you can take easy steps to remediate the issues. Here’s how to speed up Google Chrome. Close Unused Tabs Each tab consumes processing power, meaning

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28
Feb

How To Automatically Forward Emails In Microsoft Outlook & Office 365

Written by: Jay H. Auto-forwarding can be extremely useful when you’re out of the office and don’t want to miss an email. As the name suggests, this tool automatically forwards incoming emails to another address, based on rules you’ve configured. It’s quick and easy to set up, too. Here’s how to automatically forward emails in Microsoft Outlook and Office 365.

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19
Feb

How To Speed Up Your WordPress Site

If you’re old enough, you may remember the days of dial-up internet and waiting several minutes for your web pages to load. Nowadays, we don’t have that sort of patience and expect our web pages to load immediately, or we’ll click away. To retain visitors, your website needs to be lightning fast. Let’s go over how you can speed up

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