Tech Tip: If This Type of Alert Pops Up, Don’t Click!

A pop-up notification that your PC is infected with a virus and you must “click here” to run a scan or install antivirus software is a common scareware tactic.

IG Testifies About FBI Probe of Trump Campaign (photos)

While concluding that the probe was not motivated by political bias, Michael Horowitz’s report also listed 17 errors in how the FBI sought to carry out surveillance of former campaign advisor Carter Page.

Tech Tip: Use Strong Passwords!

Hacking software can guess a five-character password in under three hours. If you only use lowercase letters, it’s 11.9 seconds.

Tech Tip: Working From Home? Don’t! Until You Read This …

Unless your personal device is covered under a network security plan, you could accidentally introduce a virus to the company’s network.

At Thankgiving, All Is Quiet on the Evans Front

Another Council meeting with Evans is scheduled for December. Meantime, a majority of the Council has proposed that Evans resign, but the Council has not so far moved or indicated that it might oust him.

Tech Tip: This Will Shock You About Bank Fraud on Business Accounts

Many people think the FDIC protects you from fraud; it doesn’t. It protects you from bank insolvency, not fraud.

The Workings of Government in Our Own Backyard

We are experiencing one of those times when there’s an exposure of some of the more dramatic and historical workings of the process.

Tech Tip: Is My PCI Compliance Good Enough to Serve as a Network Cybersecurity...

While the PCI architecture and requirements heavily overlap network security issues, a network security audit is going to take a deeper look into how you utilize the technology you own.

Tech Tip: Is It Time for Cybersecurity Planning?

Take a look at fcc.gov/cyberplanner for a customizable guide to getting started with operational and organizational planning.

Calls Mount for Evans to Resign

Ordered up by the Council, the O’Melveny & Myers report is said to include allegations that Evans was paid thousands of dollars by private clients for services that constituted conflicts of interest.