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Is Cloud Technology Still Right for You in 2022?

When it comes to new technologies, which camp do you fall into?Are you an eager, early adopter? Or, are you more cautious, skeptical, and arrive later on the scene?Every new technology has its supporters and detractors, and adoption of cloud technology is no different.The pros and cons of cloud technology...
Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

When Should You Worry About Zero-Day Vulnerabilities?

Zero-day vulnerabilities make headlines and receive coverage because they’re new and exciting (well, at least to cybersecurity enthusiasts).So, what are they? Why do they steal the headlines?Well, simply put, zero-day vulnerabilities are flaws discovered in software or hardware which have not yet received a corrective patch from the creator. Through...
CafePress Fined - Cybersecurity News

Cybersecurity News: Here’s Why CafePress Faces a $500K Fine

Let's face it; mistakes happen. But, when those mistakes are compounded by ignorance, laziness, and deceit, the results are even worse. Following a series of cybersecurity failures, this was the harsh lesson learned by one large online retailer. After suffering a data breach, CafePress now faces a $500,000 fine, and...
Mobile devices and multifactor authentication

Why You Need to be Using Multi-Factor Authentication

You wouldn’t use your pet’s name for your password, right? And, of course, you know that using “password123456” is a bad decision. Now, you can add another bad practice to your list of “no-no’s.” The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) always maintains a Bad Practices Catalog of “exceptionally...
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September Roundup: An Apple Update You Need to Address Now

It seems as though nearly every day, new discoveries are made regarding software security issues. Sometimes they’re discovered by researchers, sometimes by hackers. But regardless of how they’re detected, what’s important is how you respond. As these issues are addressed, companies correct the flaws and issue updates and patches. And,...