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Ransomcloud is the Latest in Malware Threats

Ransomware is getting more dangerous, but you can defend against it.

Ransomcloud, the latest evolution in ransomware, was first seen by managed service providers in 2018 when white-hat hacker (an expert who works on the cutting edge of hacking to ensure the security of organizations) Kevin Mitnick presented an Office 365 infection.

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Get Organized: The New Programs You Need For Keeping Your Appointments Straight

From organizing client meetings to scheduling appointments with customers, Microsoft has options right for you.

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Windows 7 is dying - What it means, why you should care and what you need to do.

The widely popular operating system, Windows 7 will lose support from Microsoft on January 14, 2020. For those who might not know, it’s a terrible idea to continue using an operating system without mainstream support. An end of support means you won’t receive any more updates or security fixes, making you vulnerable to cyber attacks.

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We use Mac, we don’t need IT right?

Computer preference is a very personal choice for individuals and companies. Of course, there are pros and cons with different operating systems and one of the key considerations is how they compare in terms of security.

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10 benefits of using TWT for managed IT services

If you’re not already a client, you’ll be convinced to start. 

If you’re in the market for managed IT services, you’ve probably been shopping around and getting a feel for your options. There are plenty of companies to choose from who offer IT services, and after a while, they can start looking the same. Read More

Back Up Your Cloud Data

Just Because Your Data Is In The Cloud, Doesn’t Mean It’s Backed Up

For those of us old enough to remember the days when all data had to be stored on discs, hard drive units, or printed on paper and kept in unwieldy binders, the cloud is a miracle of modern technology. No more running around the office handing people the right disk or the proper hard drive. No more searching a library of binders to find the correct document. It’s all easily accessible through the cloud where it stays safe and sound, right? 

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Protecting Your Passwords - How Password Managers Can Save You from Cyberattacks and Hackers

123456, 666666, Password, Password1, Welcome1

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Cutting Down on Mobile Data Usage

In today’s world, it’s almost impossible to curb the busyness of business. Even when working for a company that has the best work-life balance policy, for many dedicated people, work is a big part of life. And, with the average person spending over four hours a day on their mobile device, mobile devices have become a big part of life too.

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Your Fingerprint is your Passport

Let’s be honest. How many different passwords do you use for all the various accounts you access online? If you’re like most of the population, you rely on one or two different passwords to protect all the information about you that’s digitally accessible. From broad personal details like age, address and phone number to sensitive information like your Social Insurance Number, banking, employment records and healthcare information, virtually everything anyone could ever want to know about you can be found online.

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Artificial Intelligence – What exactly is it and how can it benefit SMBs?

Not so long ago, the term Artificial Intelligence brought to mind images of human-like robots, talking spaceships and mechanical assassins sent back from the future through a rip hole in the time/space continuum. With examples like those in our collective subconscious, it’s no wonder AI used to seem like science fiction – a far fetched idea generated in someone’s imagination that could only ever come to life on the big screen.

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