Windows 7 is Dead

Windows 7 is Dead

Microsoft officially ended support for Windows 7 on January 14, 2020. This means that technical assistance and software updates from Windows Update that help protect your PC are no longer available. It also means that Microsoft will not take responsibility for loss of...
Iran Cyber Attack Warning

Iran Cyber Attack Warning

Rising tensions between the United States and Iran could inspire Iran to launch cyber attacks against U.S. infrastructure. Following the January 2, 2020 U.S. strike in Iraq that killed Iranian IRGC-Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani, the U.S. Department of Homeland...
Municipality Ransomware

Municipality Ransomware

In the month of July, The Identify Theft Resource Center identified 110 data breaches. Of which, over 106 million records were exposed across the financial, business, education, government, and health care sectors. Whether you were affected by these breaches or not,...
Breach Level Index

Breach Level Index

When cyber breaches occur, it seems the media hones in mainly on the scope of the incident, i.e. how many people were impacted.  While the amount of people impacted by a breach is important information, it is critical to not fall into the trap of thinking that the...
Cyber Monday Warning

Cyber Monday Warning

Cyber Monday is here and with it, comes cyber risks. In general, online shopping is raising more security concerns this year, because online browsing continues to become more diverse. With smart phones and tablets, the online channel grown much further past just...