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How to Maintain Password Protection

Have you ever dreamed of a future without passwords? At some point, you probably have. After all, strong passwords aren’t always easy to remember, and it seems like more and more, you need to remember longer, more complex versions. That said, they still remain the most prevalent security tool. Yet...
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These New Vulnerabilities Require Your Attention Now

Normally, we wait until the Windows patches arrive to cover new vulnerabilities, updates, and issues. However, the release of two urgent patches, outside of the norm, provides an important reminder: not all patches arrive on our preferred schedules. And sometimes, they involve systems outside the normal scope of operations. Sometimes...
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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...
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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...
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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...