Modern web browsers and password managers come with a feature called password autofill. This helps users store and automatically use their account credentials to access websites and other applications. While password autofill is convenient, it comes with security risks. Why password autofill is so dangerous Modern web browsers and password managers have a feature that […]
The dangers of password autofill
Printer security tips to prevent cyberattacks against your business
Business leaders invest a lot of time and resources into cybersecurity because they understand that protecting sensitive data is a necessity in the digital age. One business component that often gets overlooked are business printers. They are also vulnerable to cyberattacks, so make sure to follow these tips to ensure your company stays protected. What […]
Picking the right VPN for your business
Virtual private networks (VPNs) keep your online activities secure and private, which is especially useful if you’re using a public Wi-Fi network. But considering the variety of VPNs in the market today, it’s hard to find which one is the best for your business. Here are tips to help you make the right choice. What […]
A guide to implementing proactive cybersecurity measures
Running a business has always been a challenge, but the ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape has made it even more so. Every day, newer, more sophisticated cyberthreats emerge, putting businesses at risk of significant data, productivity, and financial losses. Implementing a proactive cybersecurity strategy is an effective way to keep these threats at bay and ensure continuous […]
Consider these points when purchasing antivirus software
If you think cybersecurity protection is only for large enterprises, think again. More and more cybercriminals are targeting small- and mid-sized businesses because of their lack of proper cybersecurity solutions. Viruses, ransomware, and other types of malware are also becoming more dangerous. This is why using antivirus software is more important than ever. If you’re […]
Top IT security terms everyone should know
It’s every business user’s responsibility to protect their computers and data from cyberattacks. The good news is that you don’t need to be an IT security expert to keep them safe. You can start increasing your knowledge by learning some of these basic cybersecurity terms. Malware For a long time, the phrase “computer virus” was […]
Here are some ransomware decryptor sites you should keep handy
Ransomware is on the rise, but falling victim to one is not the end of the world. You can try some of these ransomware decryptors and maybe one of them will work. These are especially useful against automated “zombie” ransomware types. The state of ransomware in 2021 so far Businesses need to deal with ransomware […]
5 Reasons Why The Old Technology In Your Business Is Costing More Than You Think
New year, new tech! It may be time to think about upgrading if your company is still dependent on older and outdated technology, as the effort required to keep it going, as it ages, comes with several hidden costs. Although keeping older hardware and software running may seem financially savvy, you may be setting yourself up for BIG costs down the road.
Why managed IT services is best for cybersecurity
Today’s companies need technology to function. Without it, businesses cannot compete and succeed. But with technology comes the ever-constant threat of hackers and cybercriminals. That’s why small- and mid-sized businesses need to protect themselves with robust cybersecurity solutions managed by IT professionals. The numbers According to the Ponemon Institute’s 2019 State of Cybersecurity in Small […]
What does proactive cybersecurity entail?
Most Toronto managed IT services providers (MSPs) promise “proactive” cybersecurity consulting. And in theory all businesses embrace the idea of preventing cyberattacks and data breaches before they happen. Indeed MSPs would much rather spend time brainstorming and implementing safeguards than troubleshooting time-sensitive downtime events that anger their clients.