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Prepare for Microsoft End-of-Life

Prepare for Microsoft End-of-Life

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I have been moving my clients’ PC’s and laptops to Windows 8, then Windows 10, as well as using them myself since Windows 8 released in September 2012 and Windows 10 released in September 2015. When you stop to think about it, Windows 10 operating system is almost four years old. Although there ...
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Microsoft Office 365 Security Settings to Protect Your Email

Microsoft Office 365 Security Settings to Protect Your Email

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Anyone who uses email is vulnerable to Phishing, Spear Phishing, Malware, Impersonation Email, Unsafe Links and Attachments, and more. Microsoft has a product called Advanced Threat Protection ATP to protect your email and PC’s from these threats.Advanced Threat Protection ATP Capabilities ...
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Tips to Writing a Cybersecurity Policy

Tips to Writing a Cybersecurity Policy

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A Cybersecurity Policy is an important document to write and implement for your firm, regardless if you are a solo practitioner, a five-person office or a thirty-person firm.   It is one of the components for Cybersecurity Insurance and corporate clients now request copies of their outside counsel ...
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IT New Year’s Resolutions for 2018

IT New Year’s Resolutions for 2018

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Happy New Year!  I am not accustomed to writing and typing 2017, yet here it is, 2018!  As a technical consultant and owner of a Computer Networking & IT Solutions firm, I spend a great deal of time thinking about small to medium sized business IT technologies and solutions.  I also spend a g ...
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How to Avoid WannaCry, Other Ransomware & Malware

How to Avoid WannaCry, Other Ransomware & Malware

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During the most recent WannaCry ransomware cyberattack, millions of computer systems throughout the world were infected.  The national and local news highlighted some of the large institutions worldwide that came to a grinding halt because they had so many computers on their computer network infect ...
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Email Phishing Prevention Tips

Email Phishing Prevention Tips

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Email phishing is nothing new, however it continues to be one of the most significant problems for organizations and individuals alike. According to a report by Jordan Robertson at Bloomberg Technology, “86 percent of world’s emails are spam”. These unwanted emails can cause clutter, confusion ...
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Cybercriminal Technical Support Scams

Cybercriminal Technical Support Scams

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Have you ever received a call from someone impersonating a Microsoft tech support representative or a pop-up window on your computer while browsing on the internet that instructs you to call Microsoft or some other technical support company?  Many people, including law office attorneys and staff, h ...
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Cyber Security & You

Cyber Security & You

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Over the past few years, reports about hackers and security breaches have gone from very few to many times per month.  The reports range from hackers breaching a firm’s security to a malicious virus that renders a firm’s network inoperable.  Most recently, a law firm in Panama was hacked and h ...
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Email & Text Messages are Documents

Email & Text Messages are Documents

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Most attorneys have become inundated with emails from clients, opposing counsel, and the courts.  Additionally, with the proliferation of smartphones, the same can be said for text messages.  Clients and counsel are now using emails and texts as their chief method of communicating.  Email threads ...
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New Domain Extensions for Lawyers

New Domain Extensions for Lawyers

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Three new domain name extensions have been approved by ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers); .law, .lawyer, .attorney.  These new extensions for law can only be registered by a certified attorney with a domain name registrant, such as, Register.com, Godaddy.com, etc.Firms tha ...
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