• Have a Cyber-Safe Christmas

    December 19, 2016

    The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is upon us. Rarely, does a day go by where my inbox is not crowded with electronic advertising for ‘pre-Black Friday’ or ‘Cyber-<insert day of the week...

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  • Simplicity in a Busy Life

    November 11, 2016

    With four kids and a wife who prides herself on “choosing not to cook,” PBJs are kind of a staple at my house. They are easy (to make and eat), everyone likes them, and they are affordable. All of...

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  • Time to Harvest a Cyber Security Plan

    October 11, 2016

    October: crisp, cool temperatures, caramel apples, harvest, and Halloween. But did you know October is also National Cyber Security Awareness Month? The Department of Homeland Security designed this...

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  • My Big Adventure

    September 15, 2016

    Last month, I received an invitation I couldn’t refuse. Even though my schedule was already full, I made the decision to squeeze in one more trip. Through all the challenges, this trip turned out to...

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  • Going to War on Data Disasters

    September 8, 2016

    You might not think of a security breach as your company’s worst nightmare, but quite honestly, it could be.  In fact, the most common business disasters are most often due to data loss. It’s easy...

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  • Is Your IT System's Health at Risk?

    August 8, 2016

    Customers frequently ask me what exactly is Proactive IT? The dictionary defines proactive as “to prepare for, intervene in, or control an expected occurrence or situation, especially a negative or...

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  • Never Been Kissed

    July 20, 2016

    Have you ever felt like the teenage version of Drew Barrymore in Never Been Kissed? Editor’s note: If you haven’t seen the 90’s movie, it’s okay. It wasn’t exactly a huge box office hit - which may...

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  • Beware of Maktub Locker

    April 20, 2016

    Bringing More Complexity to Ransomware "Maktub” is an Arabic word meaning “this is fate” or “this is written”. And just like that, if this new flavor of ransomware should hit your business, it may...

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  • Email Tips

    September 9, 2015

    Email has become a staple in our daily lives; it is a convenient way to correspond and stay in touch with family and friends, and has become an important part of daily business. It is easy to type up...

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  • CryptoLocker

    August 18, 2015

    For many of us, that word sends shivers down the spine – and if it does for you, I’m betting you’ve been hit by it already! For you lucky souls that haven’t seen it, I’m jealous of you, but let’s...

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