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5 New Cybersecurity Threats You Need To Be Very Prepared For This Year

January 26th, 2024

The year of 2023 marked a significant turning point for cyber-attacks with a variety of new cybersecurity threats, including the introduction and wide proliferation of AI (artificial intelligence), now in the hands of people who wish to do you harm and who are actively using it to find faster and easier ways to rob you, extort you or simply burn your business to the ground.

How “Cheaper” IT Providers Sneak In Expensive Hidden Costs

January 25th, 2024

Is your company looking to hire an IT firm? Unfortunately, unless you’re tech-savvy or experienced with IT contracts, there can be hidden costs that you wouldn’t expect or know to look for. While it can sound appealing to go for the cheapest firm, that decision can end up costing you more in the long run due to carve-outs and hidden fees in the contract.

New Security Features To Protect Your Phone In 2024

January 25th, 2024

Long gone are the days when phones were simple devices used to make calls. Today our phones are advanced, handheld supercomputers that can do everything from pay a bill to order lunch for delivery to edit videos and more.

But with more capabilities come more risks.

Celebrating Data Privacy Day: Tips to protect your business’s online privacy

January 14th, 2024

As January ushers in a new year of fresh starts and possibilities, there's a date on the calendar that holds immense importance in the world of IT and cybersecurity: January 28, celebrated as Data Privacy Day. This international observance serves as a reminder for individuals and businesses alike, emphasizing the critical values of privacy and trust.

HIPAA audit for dentists: Tips to avoid fines and protect patients

January 3rd, 2024

Dental practices treat patient care with the greatest priority above all else. But while that’s their primary concern in their day-to-day operations, there are other obligations to consider, such as compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), specifically regarding safeguarding patient information.

Beware Of Cybersquatters!

December 22nd, 2023

Have you ever searched for a specific website but landed on a completely different one after misspelling a letter or two in the URL? This deceptive tactic is known as cybersquatting. This practice not only jeopardizes the online presence of businesses and individuals but also poses a significant challenge in the ever-evolving landscape of cyber security.