February 15, 2019
Why You Should Implement 2-Step Authentication

A username and password may have sufficed for our professional predecessors, but the hackers nowadays aren’t your grandma’s hackers. Malicious programmers of today can test billions of password combinations per second. With this technology, they can expose 90% of all passwords. That’s a scary thought when you think of all your business data sitting behind […]

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March 7, 2017
Is fileless malware a threat to you?

There have been some truly horrifying cyber-security headlines popping up over the last month. If you’ve been reading about fileless malware attacking banks and other big-name institutions around the world, we’re here to set the record straight: Your business isn’t in direct danger. But even if you’re not, staying abreast of all the details is […]

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February 21, 2017
What exactly is preventive cybersecurity?

There has been a movement among technology providers to promise “proactive” cyber-security consulting. Small and medium-sized businesses love the idea of preventing cyber-attacks and data breaches before they happen, and service providers would much rather brainstorm safeguards than troubleshoot time-sensitive downtime events. But it’s not always clear what preventive cybersecurity means, so let’s take a […]

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January 27, 2017
Your Browser Leaks Sensitive Info to Hackers?

The Autofill feature fills a void in the web browsing habits of many. It eliminates the need to enter all your details when logging on your social media accounts or when checking out your basket after e-shopping. On Chrome and Safari browsers, however, danger lurks when you rely too much on autofill. Without knowing it, […]

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January 12, 2017
Cybersecurity and managed services

Cybersecurity is something you hear about a lot these days. Sometimes it’s thrown around to scare business owners, other times it has proven to be a cautionary tale, one that small businesses can learn from to fend themselves from online threats that can leave devastating impact. What’s certain is statistics don’t lie, and as much […]

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December 28, 2016
Ransomware demands more victims for freedom

Popcorn Time is taking ransomware to a new level of devilish trickery by asking victims to give up two of their friends for a chance to rid their own computers of the virus. In cybersecurity, this level of diabolical blackmail represents a new and scary trend for hackers. For more information on how Popcorn Time […]

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December 13, 2016
Predicting cyber-threats in 2017

As 2017 rolls in, the threat of more formidable cyber attacks looms large. Hackers and the cyber police will spend a lot of time outsmarting each other, while consumers of technology, individuals and businesses alike, anticipate the best security plan that can guarantee they sleep soundly at night. When it comes to defending against cyber-attacks, […]

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November 25, 2016
Five tips to avoid a security breach

If you’ve read this blog before, you already know security is paramount to the success of any small business. We cover the ever increasing cases of security violation in big and small businesses, as well as national and international organizations where data, applications, networks, devices and networks have been illegally accessed by unauthorized people. But […]

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November 10, 2016
Young workers are more gullible to tech scams

The old cold-call scam is still a popular way for fraudsters to dupe people out of their money. But now they're taking their tactics to the computer generation, and it can be surprising just who is falling for the new tech-related fraud. Read on to find out how scam artists are targeting the younger generation […]

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October 25, 2016
2 types of identity verification, explained

Cyber security is becoming more and more important in an increasingly digital age. While many people and businesses know how important their online security is, they may not know what types of online security are best, nor the differences between the most commonly available options. There are two security authentication measures that are quite similar […]

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Notice of Global Technology Supply Chain Shortage

To our valued clients and business partners, The World Health Organization has officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic, with global economic implications that we have already begun to see. The supply chain consequences stemming from the current lock-down in China are real, and we are feeling the impact now in Canada. What does this mean for […]

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Assessing Your Technology with a Managed Service Provider

Many small to mid-sized businesses do not have their own IT department or the capabilities to maintain their network infrastructure in-house. That’s where a managed service provider comes in. The right MSP can be a game-changer for your company. They can help streamline your technology so that you worry less about failing computers and more […]

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