Due to strict physical distancing protocols attributed to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, businesses the world over are making the switch to a work-from-home arrangement in an attempt to keep their employees out of harm’s way. This means that important conferences, meetings, and discussions are now happening almost exclusively online. Just this year, a spike in the number of users on Microsoft Teams was
Ever experience receiving annoying pop-up ads in the middle of an interesting tutorial? Cannot find the information you are looking for with all the pop up ads following a specific website you visited? Tried closing a pop up just for two more to appear? Yeah, we have all been there and yes!, there is also a way one can protect your PC (and
On January 14, 2020, Microsoft announced the end of its commitment to provide 10 full years of product support for Windows 7. This officially ends the life of Windows 7, making way for Windows 10, which is the current flagship operating system of Microsoft. This means, those who continue to use Windows 7 will no longer receive vital updates or technical assistance, which
Man has always been an inventor and innovator. In his efforts to make work lighter and faster, man invented the wheel and discovered how to make fire. Through the centuries and to date, man continues to invent and innovate. Inventions and Innovations of Man After the invention of the wheel, the transient man made his travels easier and faster with its invention of such useful
Understanding and practicing cybersecurity. Did you know that one in four Australian adults have been victimized by some form of cybercrime in 2017? On average, this costs 6 million Australians approximately $195 and around 16 hours to reverse damages. 43% of cyber-attacks are aimed towards small businesses but anyone can fall victim to online scams. In 2019, cybercrime cases are constantly making their way
Have you ever heard of an IT maintenance plan or managed IT Services? Have you considered it for your business? If your company or your organization depends on a server or anything that is, in any way, computer-related, then there is an absolute need for your system to be regularly monitored and updated automatically. What exactly is an IT Maintenance Plan? Planned IT
No matter what age group we belong to, we all have become so used to keeping up-to-date with technology that we cannot live without having a glance at our emails or IMs several times each day. Right from important ofﬁcial emails to messages about subscribed services, the ﬁrst thing most of us do in the morning is to check our emails. So much
Ransomware is the biggest money maker for cybercriminals in current day and age. According to the latest report by European authorities, Ransomware Attacks has impacted over 10,000 organisations and 200,000 individuals in over 150 countries. These cyber-attacks are real threats to any business including small & medium size companies (SMBs).
Many SMB enterprises think that they are too small for hackers to target. According to an Internet Security Threat Report by Symantec, almost 60% of all cyber-attacks target SMBs, and approximately 75% of all spear-phishing scams were directed at small companies. As they are totally unprepared towards these threats, the damages can be monumental and recovery path tough.