With more people depending on technology, it stands to reason that there are more scams out there than ever before. The individuals (and groups) responsible will look for and exploit any vulnerability to attack your employees in order to get at your business’ critical data. Let’s take a look at a couple of tips that […]
Password. 123456. Guest. Qwerty. These are just a few examples of passwords that are, in a word, terrible. To help you avoid using passwords like these, let’s go over what a good password is and how to choose one—starting with what you need to avoid.
Passwords used to be the law of the land, but in a world where passwords are more at risk of threats than ever before, people have turned to passwordless solutions. In fact, one of the biggest tech companies out there—Google—recently took steps toward passwordless authentication which we think is pretty darn important.
We live in a world that is constantly connected, be it through a wireless connection or through your smartphone’s mobile data. This makes it especially important to practice appropriate cybersecurity practices while you’re connected to a wireless network. Let’s go over some wireless cybersecurity best practices you can keep in mind when using your wireless […]
Businesses largely rely on their information systems and other technology tools, so you need to make sure they stay secure and far from the many threats out there. To this end, we recommend you implement security systems that prioritize business continuity and data security. Let’s examine three ways you can keep your business’ IT safe […]
When we tell you that it’s a best practice to implement complex passwords for your business, do you know what exactly a complex password is? Secure passwords are a little confusing, and the standards continue to shift back and forth. Let’s examine some of the industry-standard best practices for implementing secure passwords and how your […]
Passwords have been a staple in data security and user authentication for many years, to the point where the idea of using a password has become nearly synonymous with the concept of security. Data has increasingly shown, however, that alternative options are in fact more secure. Let’s examine some of these passwordless authentication methods and […]
You might wonder how it is possible that people can guess the passwords of others, but it turns out that it’s a bit easier than you might think. According to a new study, not only has a significant portion of the population tried to guess someone else’s password, but even more of them are successful […]
Securing your digital platforms has to be a major point of emphasis for every business. For years, having a password was enough to keep unauthorized entities out of secured accounts. Those days are effectively over. With threats multiplying and getting more and more dangerous, companies have to do more to secure their IT. This month, […]
Many organizations are pushing for two-factor authentication, and it is easy to see why. The benefits are so great and the risks so devastating that there is no good reason to not implement two-factor authentication. Let’s discuss what two-factor authentication is, why it matters, and how you can set it up for your Microsoft, Google […]