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Microsoft End of Life 2020 Explained

Microsoft End of Life 2020 Explained

As with all of Microsoft’s operating systems, Mainstream and Extended Support is by Microsoft for a period of time. Microsoft calls its products “End of Life” when the Extended Support period comes to an end.

BYOD Security – What It Is and How It Affects Your Business

BYOD Security – What It Is and How It Affects Your Business

Despite concerns about Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) security risks, employees over the past years have enjoyed the multiple benefits of BYOD.  Employers are unlikely to ever stop staff from bringing their own devices to work or using them remotely for work purposes.

5 Things to Look For Before You Click – The Anatomy of a Phishing Email

5 Things to Look For Before You Click – The Anatomy of a Phishing Email

At the most basic level, a phishing scam involves sending fraudulent emails that appear to be from a reputable person or company, with the goal of deceiving recipients into either clicking on a malicious link or downloading an infected attachment, usually to steal financial or confidential information.

How Security Awareness Training Can Greatly Reduce Security Breaches [VIDEO]

How Security Awareness Training Can Greatly Reduce Security Breaches [VIDEO]

Did you know that 95% of breaches involve employee error? Your employees are both your greatest asset and biggest downfall. And right now, hackers are becoming more sophisticated and finding new ways to infiltrate your network through unsuspecting employees.

One Surefire Way to Bounce Back from Ransomware [VIDEO]

One Surefire Way to Bounce Back from Ransomware [VIDEO]

Whether it's ransomware or a flood, unexpected catastrophes happen. Instead of being reactive to an accident, prepare yourself and business for when it happens. The only way to ensure that your business can be back up and running fast is with a carefully constructed backup and disaster recovery plan.

How a Lost Device Could Cost You Thousands [VIDEO]

How a Lost Device Could Cost You Thousands [VIDEO]

Do your employees access company data on mobile devices? According to Sprint Business, 25% of lost or stolen devices end up in a security breach. Even worse, only 43% of staff report that their device is missing on the day it goes missing. That's more than enough time for someone to hack the device and steal company data.

How Asset Management Can Save You $12,000 Per Year [VIDEO]

How Asset Management Can Save You $12,000 Per Year [VIDEO]

Asset management is often overlooked by businesses because they don't feel it's important. People will use desktops and laptops until the very end, no matter the age of the equipment. While the computer itself doesn't get slower, the demands we put on it get higher leading to the slowness we all detest.

Local Gulf Coast Business to Raise $2,500 for Habitat for Humanity of Baldwin County Women Build

Local Gulf Coast Business to Raise $2,500 for Habitat for Humanity of Baldwin County Women Build

LOCAL GULF COAST BUSINESS TO RAISE $2,500 FOR
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF BALDWIN COUNTY WOMEN BUILD
Robertsdale, AL (April 20, 2018) – BIS Technology Group, the leading technology provider and digital marketing firm on the Gulf Coast, will participate in Habitat for Humanity of Baldwin County Women Build where women come together to serve the community.

What You Need To Know About The New Data Breach Notification Law

What You Need To Know About The New Data Breach Notification Law

The Act requires companies to provide Alabama residents with notification of a breach within 45 days of discovery. Notification is triggered by a determination of a breach that poses a risk of harm to impacted individuals.

Many People Don’t Know This About Patch Management…[VIDEO]

Many People Don’t Know This About Patch Management…[VIDEO]

When it comes to patch management, many people think they've got it covered and that their network is safe. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Windows doesn't do a great job of updating patches and lots of things get missed. Plus, employees push off updating their computer because of the time it takes to do it.