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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Use Zoom with Caution

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While we are all focused on social distancing, many of us working remotely still have a need to meet with groups of people.

Zoom is a video conferencing tool that has recently seen an explosion in use as a result of Stay-at-Home Public Health Orders. Yesterday, critical security vulnerabilities in Zoom were found and announced. One of these vulnerabilities allows passwords to ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Covid-Related Attacks

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As many of us are working remotely and our children are being educated at home -- and there is increasing anxiety related to Covid, we are seeing more attackers attempting to take advantage.

Attackers are attempting to use this time of uncertainty to trick you into doing things you might otherwise not do.  Below is a summary of just some of the attacks that have made the news:

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Steps to Securely Work from Home

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In response to COVID-19, organizations worldwide are implementing work-from-home policies. For many, a remote workforce is new which means a lack of processes and technologies to secure employees at home.

For small organizations or individuals who want to learn more about how to protect themselves at home, SANS has provided this simple Factsheet that covers five key steps to securing yourself.   

For larger organizations that need to rollo...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Protect Your Business from Malicious Email

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Email is one of the primary mechanisms attackers use for their nefarious deeds. If your organization runs an email server, read more about this online bootcamp to train your IT staff to implement email security.

If your organization runs an email server, your IT support can both reduce the amount of malicious email your employees receive and prevent attackers from sending emails that appear to come from your business.

DMARC is a set of configurations your IT suppo...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Digital Spring Cleaning

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Time to spring clean your digital space.

Most of us are so looking forward to spring!  While it might be easy to see the need to purge and tidy up your physical surroundings, there is also a need to declutter your digital space. This article has some quick tips to get your digi...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

New Year, New You...Same W-2 Tax Scam

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Criminals will go to great lengths to separate you from your money, your identity, or anything of value that is within their reach.

Tax season is in full swing and criminals are using it as an opportunity to steal your identity and your tax refund.  This article has tips to help you both protect yourself from becoming a victim and information about how to report if you think ...

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