• The Ultimate Guide To Home Security

    The Easy Guide To Home Security

    If you are thinking about how to improve the security of your home, you are probably concerned about the possibility of home theft, trespassers, and vandalism. To prevent these sorts of individuals from entering your premises, you need to have active deterrents to ward them off. A thief will be an opportunist and will not want to overcome security hurdles or risk being caught. Therefore, they will target homes that are not secure. To enhance your home security, follow this guide. It is not as challenging as you think. (more…)

  • The Most Common Gaps In Website Security

    The Most Common Gaps In Website Security

    Online security is a very big deal. The internet is filled to the brim with malevolent forces, mostly in the form of hackers, virus creators, and scammers. The more time you spend online, and the bigger your online reach, the more likely you are to come across these kinds of people. They’ll be able to spot a gap in your website’s security as easy as breathing, and it won’t take them long to exploit it, and probably without you even noticing. (more…)

  • Three major risks of running a business online

    Three major risks of running a business online

    There’s no denying that the world of modern business has undergone some pretty dramatic shifts over the last decade or so. If you look at the ways in which businesses have changed, there’s one particular thing that you can point to as the driving force behind most of it: the internet. Going online has revolutionized the way that people do business. Not only that but it’s allowed thousands of budding entrepreneurs to create exciting, innovative new businesses that they would never have otherwise been able to. However, that doesn’t mean that an online business doesn’t come with its share of risks. Any new format will have difficulties, issues and risks to overcome and ignoring them is a very easy way to set yourself up for a nasty surprise down the road. To make sure that your business stays as secure as possible, here are some of the biggest risks of running an online business, and how you might be able to avoid them. Three major risks of running a business online: (more…)

  • IT specialists weigh in on how to keep your business systems secure

    IT specialists weigh in on how to keep your business systems secure

    Recently, the Wall Street Journal took it upon itself to give its two cents about the problem of business computer hacking. Hacking, the paper said, could reduce businesses to their knees and destroy vital computer systems, essential for keeping operations running smoothly. No system, they said, is fool proof, meaning that malicious cybercriminals are always looking for weak points and vulnerabilities that they can exploit. (more…)

  • How to protect yourself from ransomware

    How to protect yourself from ransomware

    Let’s get personal today – I want to warn you for something that’s been going around the web. I wrote this article a few weeks back, but I guess now is the time to share. I have one (sometimes two) standard days in the week that I backup my whole life. This is probably the #1 most important task I have because without my digital files I would be nowhere.  (more…)

  • Ways to improve your company's security

    Ways to improve your company’s security

    Your business, whether it’s functioning on a casual, small-time level, or a highly-sensitive, global scale, most likely holds information that is important to its continued success and operative capabilities. Whatever the services you offer, the information you hold is most likely highly valuable, and you want to keep it as secure as possible.

    Are there steps you could be taking to improve the security of your business? Are there ways you could be ensuring that people don’t take advantage of company information, or even steal such information? (more…)