Contacting Loved Ones in Times of Tragedy

Monday’s tragedy got me thinking about different ways to contact our loved ones and friends during times like the one our country just went...

US-CERT (Risks of Default Passwords on the Internet)

I will start posting cyber alerts that are published by the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). US-CERT’s mission is to improve the nation’s cybersecurity posture,...

Virus 101

Most infections take place on Windows machines, and even though many people think that Macs are immune to infections, they are not! Yes, Macs...

Secure Your Passwords Safely

One of the things we all seem to struggle with in today’s technological and connected world is storing and remembering all of THOSE passwords....

Protect Yourself from a New PC Hacker Scheme

It’s not enough that hackers are out to infect your computers now they are going straight for us human beings. The Federal Trade Commission...

Coordinating Virus and Spyware Defense

Isn’t it better to have more protection? This is a topic we discussed in our most recent technolgy training. Here is some great information...

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

The overarching theme for National Cyber Security Awareness Month is “Our Shared Responsibility,” which reflects the interconnectedness of the modern world and the message that all...

Watch Out for Shamoon

One of the brighter sides of the ongoing battle with malicious software such as viruses, trojan horses and worms has been that recently the...

Holiday Tech Scams to Avoid

The holidays can be a dangerous time out there on the internet. Protect yourself by educating yourself and beware of what seems to good...

Facebook Scam Alert

A new Facebook scam is making the rounds. If you are on Facebook be aware of this and as always avoid responding to unsolicted...