Tech Tip: Mark Your Calendars for Increased Security

August 23, 2021

High profile computer hacking — and the damage it can cause — has been all over the news recently. To avoid being a victim, mark your calendars. It’s a wise […]

Tech Tip: Encryption and Vigilance Can Prevent Identity Theft

June 21, 2021

We’re seeing a new variant of an old scam. Here’s how it plays out: an administrative assistant gets an e-mail from her boss – who’s traveling – to please send […]

Tech Tip: Keep Sensitive Data Off Employee Equipment

May 17, 2021

Are you concerned about sensitive information falling into the wrong hands? If a laptop is stolen, even a strong password will likely get cracked. And, once the thief succeeds, any […]

Tech Tip: What to Do Before You Go to Starbucks

January 4, 2021

Make sure your IT department or provider is encrypting and backing up your data and has installed remote monitoring software on all mobile devices.

Tech Tip: Should My Computer Be Encrypted?

October 5, 2020

A password doesn’t stop someone from removing the hard drive from your laptop and connecting it to another computer — suddenly your hard drive is sitting there, ready to browse.

Tech Tip: Don’t Send Your Private Information to Anyone!

July 20, 2020

A secretary gets a message that appears to come from her manager, including having what looks like his actual email address when she looks at it in Outlook …

Tech Tip: What to Do Before You Go to Starbucks

February 3, 2020

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. So make sure you’re engaging your IT people to encrypt and back up your data.

Tech Tip: Should My Computer Be Encrypted?

November 4, 2019

With the hard drive encrypted, a thief can’t just pull it out of your laptop, hook it up and suddenly have access to all your files.