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Microsoft Office Vulnerability Leaves Many At Risk

A vulnerability in Microsoft Office software allows hackers to potentially take control of your computers and systems. A remote code execution flaw exists in Microsoft Office when the software fails to […] Read more »

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Scams

Beware of common scams during the busiest shopping days of the year! With the increasing popularity of online shopping, consumers biggest worry when shopping is no longer pickpockets and thieves. […] Read more »

Phones Done 11.09.2017

Don’t Let THIS Happen To Your Business

Have you ever received an email like this? With Halloween’s wild storm, many people were left without power. However, that doesn’t mean your business has to stop. Emails like create […] Read more »

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NEW Cyber Threat: KRACK Attacks

KRACK Attacks Target Wifi: Using a vulnerability in WPA2, hackers target sensitive consumer data.  What is a KRACK Attack? KRACK is an acronym for Key Reinstallation Attack. It involves an […] Read more »

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Cybersecurity Event Recap: Protecting Your Business from Digital Threats

On Wednesday Datasmith Network Solutions and NCGIT hosted a free cybersecurity workshop in Norwood, MA. This event focused on cybersecurity and protecting your business. Why? The well-known Target data breach […] Read more »

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4 Ways To Detect and Avoid Digital Threats

There is no way to continuously scan for every kind of digital threat. With hackers continuously evolving, staying on top of the current vulnerabilities is a challenge. All too often organizations […] Read more »

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Lessons Learned from Equifax

Needless to say Equifax has left a bad taste in many consumers’ mouths. With vague responses to what actually happened to cause such a massive breach and limited solutions for […] Read more »

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Understanding The Equifax Security Breach

143 Million People Compromised: Equifax announced last week that a security breach has potentially exposed 143 million people What Happened? On Tuesday, Equifax announced a security breach due to an Apache […] Read more »

multi 08.25.2017

Companies spent $157 BILLION Dollars on Information Security

Companies all over the world spent $157 billion on cyber security products over the past two years. This amount is expected to rise drastically over the next five years. Creating a […] Read more »

Petya 08.10.2017

Ransomware Can Cost A Business $700,000

Cybercrime: criminal activities carried out by means of computers or the Internet. Over recent months cybercrimes have made national news headlines. From the PetYa virus to WannaCry, cyber attackers have […] Read more »