Experts Provide Tips for Protecting Yourself from Internet Scams Amidst Rising Losses

Protecting Yourself from Internet Scams

As internet scams continue to rise and businesses lose over $10 billion in 2022 alone, experts in cybersecurity such as Ed Anderson of Dyrand Systems, Glenn Kemp of Clear Concepts, and Troy Drever of Pure IT, offer valuable tips for protecting yourself and your business. These include staying vigilant when opening emails, using strong passwords, keeping software up to date, using multi-factor authentication, training employees, and backing up your data. The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre also warns of the growing threat of scams in Canada, including romance scams, payment scams, tech support scams, employment scams, and identity theft. Stay informed and take proactive measures to protect yourself from internet scams.

How to Restructure Your IT Organization

Restructure Your IT Organization

As businesses grow and change, their IT needs also evolve. The organization that once functions efficiently may no longer be the best structure to support new technologies, processes, and goals. It’s essential to recognize the signs that it’s time to restructure your IT organization and take action to implement changes that will drive success. We … Read more

Tips to Secure Your Home Office IT Environment from Hackers, Ransomware, and Data Loss

National Organize Your Home Office Day

March 14 Is National Organize Your Home Office Day. Have You Thought About Organizing Your Home IT Systems? In today’s world, where technology is integral to our daily lives, working from home has become the new normal. Many individuals have set up their home offices, but with this convenience comes the risk of hackers, ransomware, … Read more

Reddit Suffers Cyberattack Through “Sophisticated Phishing” Technique

Reddit cyber attack

The recent cyberattack on Reddit highlights the importance of being proactive about cybersecurity. In early February 2023, Reddit, a popular social news site, fell victim to a cyberattack using a “sophisticated phishing” technique to target its employees. The company confirmed that the attack took place on February 5th, but they only became aware of it … Read more

8 Billion and Counting

The world has reached the population milestone of 8 billion people on November 15th, 2022. This significant event raises important questions about the distribution and growth of the world’s population. Asia is by far the world’s most populous continent, led by China’s population of 1.426 billion and India’s population of 1.417 billion. The United States … Read more