Tag: Cybersecurity

19
Jul

These 4 Cybersecurity Practices Can Greatly Reduce Your Cyber Risk

Written by: Jay H. In today’s digital landscape, cybersecurity has become a pressing concern for individuals and organizations alike. The rise of cyber-attacks and data breaches has highlighted the need for robust measures to protect sensitive information and maintain the integrity of our systems. This blog post aims to shed light on four essential cybersecurity practices: patch management, phishing awareness,

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29
Jun

How to Protect Your Business from Ransomware

Written by: Jay H. In today’s digital landscape, businesses face numerous cybersecurity threats, with ransomware attacks standing out as one of the most pervasive and damaging. These malicious attacks can cripple organizations, causing significant financial losses and reputational damage. However, with a proactive approach and robust cybersecurity solutions, such as those offered by us at Design2Web IT, businesses can recover

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28
May

Elevate Your Agency: The Power of IT Support for Advertising and Marketing Businesses in Abbotsford

In today’s fast-paced advertising and marketing industry, staying on top of trends, satisfying clients, and maintaining a competitive edge are essential for success. However, managing complex IT infrastructure and addressing technology interruptions can be a significant challenge. That’s where professional IT support comes in. At Design2Web IT, we specialize in providing comprehensive managed IT services tailored specifically for advertising and

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18
May

Boosting Efficiency and Security: How IT Services Empower Accounting Professionals

Written by: Jay H. In today’s fast-paced business world, accountants and bookkeepers rely heavily on technology to streamline their processes and ensure accurate financial management. However, managing complex IT systems can be a daunting task and a potential distraction from core business activities. That’s where professional IT support comes in. At Design2Web IT, we specialize in providing comprehensive managed IT

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12
Mar

What To Do If You Get A Tech Support Scam Pop-up

Written by: Jay H. You’re doing your usual browsing, and nothing is amiss. But suddenly, you click on a link and up pops a bright, bold message claiming your computer has a problem and urging you to call a provided phone number immediately. You’ve stumbled upon a tech support scam, which involves cybercriminals using scare tactics to trick you into

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30
Dec

How To Secure Your Webcam

Written by: Jay H. Webcams are standard equipment used with computers for video conferencing. However, attackers can gain access to your webcam if they install malware on your computer. To keep yourself safe from unwanted eyes, there are several ways you can secure your webcam. Cover It With Tape Covering your webcam with tape is a highly effective, although somewhat

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8
Dec

FREE Phishing Resources To Improve Your Organization’s Security

Written by: Jay H. Phishing attacks are dangerous and prevalent attacks that can devastate an organization. If you and your employees are not trained to recognize and avoid falling victim to phishing scams, your company is at significant risk. You need to provide regular and thorough cybersecurity awareness training to educate employees, including phishing awareness. Luckily, there are several free phishing resources by

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20
Nov

What Are Managed IT Services?

  Written by: Jay H. Businesses everywhere depend on technology for daily operations. Everything from computers to phones to networks to servers needs management, or else business operations could grind to a halt if something goes wrong. However, many small-medium businesses do not have the resources to maintain their own IT and turn to a managed IT services provider to

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6
Nov

How To Back Up Your Computer

Written by: Jay H. Your data is at risk every day. You could lose your break your computer, your hard drive could fail, ransomware could take your data hostage, or you could accidentally erase your files. If you don’t regularly back up your computer, you’re at significant risk of losing your files. Here’s how to back up your computer and

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1
Oct

Top 5 Causes of Data Breaches: Protect Your Organization

Written by: Jay H. You may think your small business is an unlikely target for cybercriminals. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case. Approximately 43 percent of cybersecurity breaches target small and medium businesses, meaning your organization is in direct sight of attackers. Luckily, you can fight back against hackers and take steps to protect yourself and your organization. Let’s go over

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