Happy International Data Privacy Day!

What is International Privacy Day? International Data Privacy Day (yes, it’s a thing!) is observed on January 28th. The awareness campaign is led by the National Cyber Security Alliance in an effort to bring awareness to data privacy and to encourage both consumers and businesses to be mindful of the security of their digital data. … Read more

The Password Series: Part 1

Why do I have to use a password? Passwords are on the same level of importance as your car keys, your bank card, or your I.D. Let’s identify some things that these objects have in common. Let’s pretend your online account is actually your house and your password is your house key. Without a lock … Read more

Is Your Computer Data Secure?

In this age of computers and the Internet, our personal information is more accessible now than ever before. It is vital to take the appropriate measures to secure your data to prevent incidents of loss or compromise. Four Easy Steps to Secure Your Data 1. Back Up Your Data Regularly One of the most simple … Read more

Are You Updating Your Computer?

Do you make a habit of updating the operating system and/or software on your computer? You should! Why Software Updates Are Essential You may have heard about the worldwide ransomware attack a few years ago that affected tens of thousands of computers in over 100 countries. The attackers exploited a flaw in Windows software that … Read more