How to Find Balance Between Productivity vs. Security and Compliance

However, in order for each one of them to work successfully, business owners must find common ground between each of them.

The truth is productivity, security, and compliance are all important to your business. However, in order for each one of them to work successfully, business owners must find common ground between each of them. More importantly, it’s imperative to define how each of them apply to your business needs too. On the one hand, you’re business is always trying to meet the demands of higher productivity and then on the

Computer Tip of the Day: Passphrase Alternative to Passwords

Passphrase Alternative to Passwords

You hear it constantly. “Use strong passwords.” “Don’t reuse passwords.” “Don’t use common words, be sure to mix characters, etc.” To the average technology user, it’s more than enough to be so overwhelming that the rules can encourage bad security habits. Traditional passwords, even strong ones, are easier to crack by way of brute force (computer-assisted repeat attempts to try different character combinations) than you might think. Combine this with

Computer Tip of the Day: Browse Safely

Browse Safely

All of us at one point or another have used the internet for work, school, entertainment, etc. We spend countless hours browsing the news, shopping, watching videos, even ordering food all from our computers or smartphones. In fact, in 2015, it was estimated that young ones between the ages of 16 and 24 spent more than 27 hours a week on the internet. But as activist Simon Wiesenthal once said, “The combination

3 Things to Know About Why Updates are Vital to Your Company’s Safety

Updates for Company Safety

Most of us have experienced the annoyance of waiting for our computers to update while we anxious drum our fingers wanting to move onto the next task. But rather than be annoyed, it is important to remember why we have these updates in the first place. In this blog post, we will discuss 3 things to know about why updates are vital for your company’s safety. Hackers Exploit Out-of-Date Systems

Computer Tip of the Day: Keeping Your Laptop More Secure

laptop security

Anyone who owns a laptop knows just how important it is to keep their device secure. For some, they learn the easy way, but others have to learn the hard way. Some may have a laid back attitude about their security, and only consider taking it seriously when their computer becomes infected. With that said, even if you do take your security seriously, there’s always room for improvement. What are