Windows 7 End of Life is 15 Months Away

Microsoft held their annual conference in Orlando last week and one of the breakout sessions focused on ensuring that customers are on track to replace Windows 7 by January 14, 2020. Now is the time to…

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Trust, But Verify

Doveryay, no proveryay is an old Russian proverb which Ronald Reagan used frequently when discussing relations with the Russians. It translates to “trust but verify” and was used to emphasize the extensive verification procedures both sides…

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Secure the Humans!

The SANS Institute is one of the most trusted resources for IT professionals and they provide many resources for free. Some of these resources include posters in their “Secure the Human” section that can be displayed…

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How to Keep an Old Email Account Secure
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How to Keep an Old Email Account Secure

I received a call from a childhood friend recently who stated that their AOL account had been compromised and that everyone in their contact received a spam email. I know many people who still have legacy…

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The Best Argument for Using Layered Security

I called Spectrum last week for a client who had a computer breach. The client's password was non-operational, and we needed assistance from their support. By simply providing their name, email address, and address I was…

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