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How To Avoid Becoming The 'Catch Of The Day'

Phishing is today’s biggest threat – over 80% of cyberattacks are phishing-based and it’s the preferred way for cybercriminals to deploy malware like ransomware. With rising mitigation and recovery costs (not to mention rising breach penalties), no company can afford ...

Upgrade Older Phones To Get New Pokemon Go Updates

Are you a Pokemon Go fan? If so, we've got bad news. Beginning in October of this year (2020), your game will stop working on older Android and iOS devices. Support is officially ...

New Features Have Been Added to Office 365

If you're an Office 365 user, you'll be pleased to know that that Word for the web now has two cool new features: Transcribe and support for voice commands. Currently, the transcription ...

New Malware Maker Got Past Apple Security

Apple has been historically very good at keeping malware out of their app store, and they're constantly improving their security protocols on that front. In fact, since February of this year (2020), ...

Google Turns Up The Speed on Chrome

Who doesn't love a faster and more seamless surfing experience? If you're a Google Chrome user, you're going to want to upgrade to Chrome 85 at your next opportunity. It includes a ...

Amazon Moves A Step Closer To Delivery By Drone

For more than a decade, futurists have been talking about the day when drones will be used to deliver everything from packages to Pizzas. If you've been following the trends, you know ...

AI May Soon Make Your Commute Smarter And Faster

It's no secret that the Internet of Things has seen explosive growth in recent years, but now, even municipalities are getting in on the game. The city of Phoenix has recently partnered ...

Security Issues Increasing With More People Working From Home

According to a recently published report by Malwarebytes, the global pandemic may be behind the recent surge in cyberattacks against businesses of all sizes. While it wasn't immediately apparent, the pandemic forced ...

How Can A Data Breach Tarnish A Company's Reputation? 

  To answer this question, I've listed two examples below that our company experienced recently:   Example 1:  An Optistar client experienced a mailbox breach before implementing our Security Awareness Training and Identity Management Solution with Multifactor Authentication, a common ...

Why Your Business Is The PERFECT Target For Hackers ...

...And What You Need To Do NOW To Protect Yourself Everybody gets hacked, but not everything makes the evening news. We hear about big companies like Target, Home Depot, Capital One, and Facebook getting hacked. What we rarely hear about ...

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