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BeyondTrust Offers Free Heartbleed Vulnerability Check

April 11th, 2014

As you've likely seen, a major online security vulnerability dubbed "Heartbleed" has headlined recent technology news cycles.  To help you scan your environment for this OpenSSL flaw, the team at BeyondTrust is offering you full use of their BeyondSaaS Cloud-Based Vulnerability Assessment engine at no cost for 90-days.

How Does Malware Impact Your Computer’s Performance?

April 10th, 2014

Malware, a term used to describe malicious software, is designed to damage or disable computers. Malware includes viruses, spyware, adware, and various other types of harmful software. But what type of impact does malware have on your computer? Malware impacts your computer in the following ways:

Disrupts operations.

Public Speaking? Use Your iPad to Make Your Next Presentation Flawless!

Have you ever considered using your iPad to present during a conference or meeting? It’s a fantastic tool for presentations! The iPad is light, convenient, and simple to use. If you’re looking to improve your presentations, here’s a few tips for presenting with the iPad:

1.     Keep it Simple

Your presentation should be simple and appealing.

Public Speaking? Use Your iPad to Make Your Next Presentation Flawless!

April 10th, 2014

Have you ever considered using your iPad to present during a conference or meeting? It’s a fantastic tool for presentations! The iPad is light, convenient, and simple to use. If you’re looking to improve your presentations, here’s a few tips for presenting with the iPad:

1.     Keep it Simple

Your presentation should be simple and appealing.

Urgent Notice: The Latest Security Flaw May Be Stealing Your Confidential Data!

April 9th, 2014

On April 8th, 2014, Google and security firm Codenomicon released details about a security flaw in OpenSSL Web servers. The security flaw, also known as “heartbleed”, enables hackers to access websites and steal massive amounts of data from vulnerable versions of OpenSSL.

Warning: Heartbleed Impacts Websites Potentially Used by Your Employees

As a business owner, it’s critical to take action immediately to prevent data loss and/or theft.

The Concern for Email Security Continues to Grow

April 9th, 2014

While email is extremely convenient for collaboration and communication, employees tend to use email folders as a personal storage center. When this happens, mass amounts of the organization’s sensitive information resides in an inbox. Does this sound secure to you?

Ponemon Institute’s Study on The State of Email Encryption

Ponemon Institute conducted a study to review concerns regarding the risk of unencrypted email.

Today Is “Zero Day Forever!” Microsoft Has Stopped Publishing Patches for XP

April 8th, 2014

(April 8, 2014) — As of today Microsoft has stopped publishing Windows XP patches.  They’ve named today,  “Zero Day Forever.” Zero-day refers to vulnerabilities hackers use to attack your operating system.

Microsoft will continue to provide anti-malware for Windows XP through July 14, 2015. However, as of today:

Microsoft will technically stop supporting the Windows XP operating system.

Warning: Your Emails Must Be Encrypted to Prevent Unauthorized Access

April 8th, 2014

Here’s a little surprise for you: your email isn’t as private as you’d like to think! Sure, we don’t expect the Internet to be very private, but most of us would like to believe our emails are private. But in reality, your unprotected emails can easily be intercepted during transmission to the recipient.