The easiest way for hackers to get into your accounts is by accessing your device and its treasure trove of stored information. Lock all devices with a unique password/code and if possible, set it to erase data after too many attempts. It’s best to have your device lock automatically after a minute or 2 of non-use and ask for a password every time it wakes up.
It’s that time of year again when most businesses are scrambling to make last-minute purchases to lighten the current year’s tax burden. One of the things many tax-savvy businesses do is purchase new office and computer equipment that will be needed within the next few months NOW so they can deduct the expense on the current year’s taxes
Cyber Thieves Keep A-Knockin’ But They Can’t Come In. A study presented at the International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks showed that small-business networks are attacked every 39 seconds by some type of hacker or malicious software. Thankfully, having the proper firewall and office network security tools can prevent even the most determined cyber hacker from getting his hands on your network.
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month which is an annual campaign to raise awareness about cybersecurity. National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is designed to engage and educate the public and private sector through events and initiatives which will help raise awareness about cybersecurity.