The rise of remote work and virtual communication has made it more important than ever to secure our devices against cyberthreats. Hackers are constantly finding new ways to exploit our digital vulnerabilities, from webcam spying to unauthorized screen viewing. But don’t worry! There are steps you can take to protect yourself. Install anti-malware software No […]
6 Proven strategies to keep your work devices secure
6 Essential solutions to secure your VoIP phone systems
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) systems have many benefits for business, chief among which is their flexibility. With VoIP, users can easily communicate over long distances using any device, whether it’s a computer, phone, or even a tablet. But it’s due to this flexibility that VoIP systems can become more vulnerable to security risks and […]
How to create stronger passwords
Passwords are a necessary evil in today’s world. We need them to protect our online identities, but they can be a pain to remember and type in. That’s why it’s important to ensure your passwords are up to date and compliant with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines. NIST released updated password […]
A guide to protecting your Microsoft 365 data
Microsoft 365 offers a number of features to help you protect your business’s data. In this article, we provide seven ways to boost data protection in Microsoft 365. Follow these tips so you can rest assured that your data is safe and secure. Secure mobile devices It’s common for employees nowadays to use personal smartphones […]
How to improve your online security: Tips for safe surfing
For many, the internet is an important part of their everyday lives. They use it for shopping, banking, and keeping in touch with loved ones and friends. A lot of people, however, are not aware of the many cyberthreats that can steal sensitive information or corrupt their data. In this article, we will discuss how […]
Work from home security best practices
In many industries, remote working is becoming an increasingly popular option for employees. But with the freedom and flexibility of working from home comes a new set of cybersecurity risks. Read on to learn security best practices for remote workers. Patch your software regularly Although installing software updates can be a major nuisance, these updates […]
Your password may not be secure — update it now
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) once said that a good password consisted of three things: upper- and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols. However, the NIST has now reversed its stance on good passwords. Here’s why and what they are now recommending.
Microsoft 365 data loss protection: A quick and easy guide
Businesses of all sizes and across all sectors are turning to Microsoft 365 for the productivity-boosting benefits it offers. Many also choose the subscription service for its robust security features designed to safeguard against cyberthreats of all kinds.
Safeguard your social media accounts from hackers
Social media phishing attacks are on the rise, with Facebook being one of the most commonly impersonated brands. Hackers are now employing more sophisticated tactics to steal personal data from social media users. To keep your data safe from them, heed our reminders and tips to strengthen your privacy settings and keep bad actors away.
Improve internet security with these easy tips
With over four billion internet users around the globe totaling roughly 59% of the population, the internet is rife with opportunities for hackers to steal users’ information. And with technology constantly evolving and the internet growing, it’s not likely to get safer anytime soon.