Take precautions when using Gmail—or any other email service

There is nothing cloud-based that is free of risks or breach. Your email could be read by someone other than the recipient, or it could altogether be hacked. If you ever wondered whether your emails[…]

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Neglect in I.T. Strategy Among Very Small Businesses

Very small businesses takes I.T. strategy with less priority. It may be due to budget constraints that prevents them from adopting advanced security measures. Having a well defined I.T. system is a critical element in[…]

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ATM Skimmers Find a Way Around Chip and PIN

ATM skimmers in Europe are reinventing themselves to become untraceable, stealthy, and more effective when pilfering money from cash machines. Brian Krebs notes that that a series of mini fraud devices has been outlined by[…]

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Wireless networks have extended from desktop computers to all sorts of devices. Increase your Wi-Fi range by following these simple tips.

Wireless networks have extended from desktop computers to all sorts of devices. Even productivity applications have become dependent on it that wireless networks have become a part of the usual household or office. But now[…]

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The Problem with Passwords

Aren’t passwords a bit of a hassle to remember? What with having multiple accounts, it’s a confusing ordeal to remember a bunch of letters and numbers to access your accounts. But it is a matter[…]

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Six advance notifications for Microsoft security bulletins were released this week. Compared to 106 bulletins in 2013, six seems fewer but still enough to keep IT admins on their toes.

Just as everyone was preparing for a Fourth of July barbecue, Microsoft was busy on their end preparing for the release of advance notification for Patch Tuesday next week. Six security bulletins, two Critical, three Important,[…]

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Considerations When Text Messaging In Your Medical Practice

As communication portals rapidly grow, text messaging proves to be a faster means of send and receive mechanism for physician-patient correspondence. Physicians are finding text messaging more convenient and efficient than emails when communicating with[…]

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Many start-up businesses are turning to cloud computing to mitigate the heavy cost of maintenance and financial burden.

To admit plainly, business network and server requirements can be quite expensive for small business ventures. Many start-up businesses are turning to cloud computing to mitigate the heavy cost of maintenance and financial burden. After[…]

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Your manufacturing company operates in one of the most competitive and specialized industries in the world.

And if you’re looking to maintain a competitive edge, it’s absolutely critical to attain IT to help automate manufacturing business processes. Fortunately, Vertical IT offers the best manafacturing IT services and support designed to help you[…]

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Approximately 1.3 million Patients have been victimized during a hacking incident in the State of Montana’s Department of Public Health and Human Services.

So far, there are no evidences that point to the stolen information being used inappropriately. Nevertheless, the state is providing identity protection insurances to possible victims. Families of deceased patients are also being notified by[…]

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