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“There are two types of companies: those who have been hacked, and those who don’t yet know they have been hacked.” 

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Crypto-mining Malware Hitting WordPress Websites Getting Critical

March 9, 2018

Back in Feb 2018, the cyber threats seem like they were over. But it is apparent that is is not.  We were first made aware of the crypto-mining malware that are hitting websites last year in 2017. Making waves against unprotected, or defenseless websites, this program was able to take over resources used by the …

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MailChimp Malware

March 2, 2018

“Hey…Did you send out that email campaign to a whole new list of people using MailChimp?” Your Marketing associate asked you over at lunch today. Bewildered, you logged in to MailChimp, found an unknown list of new clients, and that you sent out a campaign blast to them. Did you do this in your sleep? …

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Malware Hitting WordPress Websites

February 2, 2018

Not going to lie, but your WordPress website could already be compromised. Those are the words that no business owner ever wants to hear. But with the recent increase in cyber security incidents around the globe, it is not just workstations (your laptops, and desktops), or servers that are being hit with malware, but a …

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017

November 23, 2017

Here’s a roundup of the deals that are happening before, and during the annual event Black Friday, and Cyber Monday for 2017. Before going on to various deals by great authors in the market, here are some of our very own! Prices are in US Dollars (USD). For every sales/subscription for the following 3 solutions: …

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Calculate Your Required Bandwidth

June 16, 2017

This week, we simplify the way that you are looking at your bandwidth needs in the office. Let’s jump in straight to how to calculate your required bandwidth in your office. 3 simple steps, here we go: Step 1: How many devices have you got? Say you have 20 rooms in a hotel. 2 pax …

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Application Development: Low-Code

June 2, 2017

Low-code. The newest addition to any lineup in a company will be efficiency and productivity. Now what’s up with low-code platforms? Outsystems, Zoho Creator, Microsoft PowerApps, Google AppMaker, and even Appian. Haven’t heard much about them prior to this? No problem. As our good friends over at the PCMag so lovingly made a comparison here, …

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Aftermath: WannaCry

May 19, 2017

Things will never be the same again after the global ransomware attack last Friday, 12 May 2017. Businesses and individuals are still shell-shocked at what damage that cyber threats can do. Just what is WannaCry? WannaCry uses an exploit known as EternalBlue that was developed by the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), which used it to …

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Ransomware: WannaCry

May 12, 2017

Ransomware: WannaCry Just like giving candy to a child to elicit good behavior from them, ransomware is no different. They start off by enticing you, and then they reel you in once you take the bait (in this case, a phishing email; or that USB that you have “found” just lying around) and then they lock …

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Wi-Fi Mesh Networking for Everyone – Conclusion

April 28, 2017

Wi-Fi Mesh Networking for Everyone – Conclusion TL;DR Pros: Easy setup 3-years warranty Blanket Wi-Fi coverage Small footprint Nodes able to ‘talk’ to one another Cons: Expensive Only 2 Ethernet ports per node Limited advance settings Setting up is a breeze. Linksys is even giving home users with their Velop the ability to create a guest …

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Wi-Fi Mesh Networking for Everyone – Random Encounter

April 21, 2017

Wi-Fi Mesh Networking for Everyone – Random Encounter HOW DOES WI-FI MESH NETWORKING HELP? Thank you for asking, imaginary person who can only speak in caps lock. Wi-fi mesh networking is unique in the home networking area because it has a modular design. Which means you have the option to add or remove modules to improve …

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