Archive for month: March, 2019

Being Diligent Pays Off: Upgrading your Database

Database technologies are often overlooked forgotten about because they typically do not take that much manipulation at an administrative layer…legacy systems are just expected to work and IT personnel ar...

HP recalls 78,500 Laptop Batteries

Last month HP has announced a recall of over 75k laptop models the bad batteries that have the potential of causing fires.  The batteries were shipped between December, 2015 and April, 2018.  This issue deals w...

Cisco Changing Business Model from Hardware to Software

Cisco has made the determination with new leadership to move their business model to more Software-based as opposed to pushing so much hardware.  This is far away from their normal form of business practice.  T...

Google Revealed a rare Mac security flaw- BuggyCow

Google has uncovered a rare security flaw for Apple’s computer operating system MacOS…it was a bug that was known by Apple…they are aware and have been notified that it has to be fixed in the ...

USB 4 Finally Here – 40GB Throughput

Finally USB 4 is out and should be something to consider when purchasing your next computer.  The new standard is based on Intel’s Thunderbolt protocol and supports a range of features, including data transfer ...

Is Your Office365 Environment Backed Up

It is a great misunderstanding that your email is backed up in the cloud with Microsoft when you leverage their service for email.  This is not the case and something that organizations should be mindful of dep...

Russian Hackers Develop Malware that stays After OS Rebuild

So basically hackers are getting a lot smarter, they have finally developed a new Malware that stays around after you rebuild a PC in the event that is it compromised.  This created quite a difficult situation ...

Security is Build in Different Layers

Network and Computer Security is build in different layers of solutions to ensure you are truly protected. Too often I walk into meetings with CEO/CFO’s that claim they are secure due to being on a single...