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Good advice can lead to bad cybersecurity choices

  Generation Y and Millennials have a skewed view of cybersecurity. They are told constantly “be careful what you post; once it’s on the web it’s there forever.” Good advice. Unfortunately this has given the impression to 16-34 year olds that they can retrieve their data from sources other than their PC, phone or tablet, namely the web! Ransomware in particular is not seen as a threat. Ransomware is malicious software designed to take over a PC or other Internet [...]

Lessons to be learned from Sony Hack

While many of us have spent the last few days enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday, most of the IT staff over at Sony Pictures have been living a nightmare. In case you missed it, Sony Pictures Entertainment suffered from a devastating hack earlier in the week, and word is that heading into this weekend, many facets of day to day business operations were still crippled. What does this mean for the average IT professional? First and foremost, it’s worth pointing out [...]

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