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60 Minutes profiles ransomware attacks

Business owners need to watch this segment to understand the threat to your business and why IT Security Service providers are asking to ...

This hack is a disaster!!! (if it is true)

There have been reports flying around all week that a high profile Russian hacking group has stolen source code from three of the top US Antivirus firms and the code is ...

Password Policies Getting Update From Microsoft

Industry experts have been predicting the death of the humble password for decades.  To date, those predictions have amounted to nothing. Passwords are still with us, and still serve as the cornerstone ...

Windows Update May Fail With External Storage Devices

Microsoft recently issued an important support document that your IT staff needs to be aware of. In part, their notice reads as follows: "Inappropriate drive reassignment can occur on eligible computers that ...

Upgrade to Windows 10 / Windows Server 2016 NOW

                     Network Essentials has been around 17 years, and we watched the Windows XP end ...

Why Made in China is a threat to the USA

I participated in an event yesterday that was hosted in part by the FBI and to focus was around the threat to corporate America from China and the "Made in China ...

Microsoft Is Keeping Paint Program For Now

Back in July 2017, Microsoft created a bit of an uproar when they released a build of Windows 10 that promoted their new Paint 3D app. Paired with the new arrival was ...

Persistent Banking Trojan Virus Launches New Phishing Scam

The venerable banking Trojan known as Q-bot is back in the news, having recently been spotted in the wild as part of a sophisticated new phishing campaign designed to claim a new ...

Could your business survive this Ransomware attack?

The City of Baltimore has been hit by an aggressive form of "Robin hood" Ransomware which 13 Bitcoin ransom is demanded to restore the files. Baltimore is so far refusing to pay the almost $80,000 fee to restore their systems. ...

Macs Get More Protection Against Viruses With Update

Apple recently made an update to their XProtect antivirus software, which is the company's built-in means of protecting Macs from virus threats. Patrick Wardle is one of the best-known Mac security experts. According ...

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