Lately there has been a growing concern of botnets fueled by an increasing number of botnet-related articles in the news. The concern is valid as all signs point to botnets growing in number, size, and sophistication. The botnet threat isn’t likely to go away anytime soon and it’s probably going to get worse before it […]
Throughout the course of some very busy weeks recently, I’ve found myself trying to remember if I locked my car or not. Typically this happens to me when I’m at an event or in a meeting and I find myself stressing over whether or not my car is locked. It’s gotten to the point where […]
Yahoo! recently disclosed that it discovered a data breach that occurred back in 2013. Yahoo! said the breach likely resulted in the theft of more than 1 billion data records. Yahoo! says those records contained names, email addresses, and passwords but not financial information. In September of 2016, Yahoo! disclosed that it had been breached by […]
The SECRET to execution is easy.
It’s the COMMITMENT to execution that’s hard.
– Weston Henry
Security is the number two priority for small business IT. Why is security the second most important thing for small business IT? Because without proper security, your network and your data are at risk. And the scariest thing about not having good security is that you might not even know that your network and data […]
Hackers compromised five different locations of the Madison Square Garden Company: Madison Square Garden itself, The Theater at MSG, Radio City Music Hall, and Beacon Theater all in New York plus the Chicago Theater in Illinois. At each of those locations, they installed a program that captured payment information data that was routed through their […]
News sites like Bloomberg, Fox News, Gizmodo, and ARS Technica are reporting that the iPhone 7 is not as fast as it should be on Verizon. Claims are being made that Apple is purposefully limiting the speed on Verizon to match the speed of the device on other carriers such as AT&T. Others are claiming that […]
Data loss prevention is the number one priority for small business IT. What is “data loss prevention” and why is it so important? Data loss prevention is the tools, technologies, and processes that you use to make sure that your business never loses any data it doesn’t want to. Data loss does not just refer […]
If you find your life full of drama, check the decisions you’re making.
Drama is usually the result of bad decisions made in the past.
– Weston Henry
I believe small businesses should have a plan for their IT. There will be differences between businesses for obvious reasons, but in large part there are some common key elements that make up a good IT plan for all small businesses. Here are the basics that a small business should have as part of their […]