Should You Be Concerned About Apple Backdoor Use?

Should You Be Concerned About Apple Backdoor Use?

Jul 29

Accusations have recently been made that Apple has intentionally built a backdoor on 600 million iOS devices. Apple argues that this backdoor is meant for IT and troubleshooting purposes only. They go on to argue that this backdoor cannot be accessed without user consent. Jonathan Zdziarski a forensic researcher argues otherwise. At the recent Hackers on Planet Earth Conference, Jonathan...

Why the Microsoft Active Directory is Vulnerable to Attack

Why the Microsoft Active Directory is Vulnerable to Attack

Jul 28

A critical design flaw has been uncovered in Microsoft’s Active Directory. Microsoft insists that any issues with the Active Directory have been long known and that they are in the process of repairing any flaws. However, in a recent phone interview, Tal Be’ery, vice president of research at Aorato said that, “The dire consequences we are discussing – that an attacker can change the password –...

Today’s Technology Is No Longer Bound By the Power Cord, and Your Business Shouldn’t Be Either

Today’s Technology Is No Longer Bound By the Power Cord, and Your Business Shouldn’t Be Either

Jul 23

With the help of modern technology, businesses today have the remarkable ability to expand beyond the office and into the wider world. Mobile devices can let you take your business with you anywhere you go, freeing you from the power cord to maximize your productivity and profitability. But you have to be careful; mobile devices are at greater risk than your home systems, and the security of...

Look Out Avid Thrift Shoppers – Goodwill: The Next Possible Victim of Credit Card Data Theft?

Look Out Avid Thrift Shoppers – Goodwill: The Next Possible Victim of Credit Card Data Theft?

Jul 22

Are you an avid-thrift shopper? If so, you must know your way up and down the aisles of your local Goodwill thrift shop! The organization sells donated clothing and household items, then uses the proceeds to fund: Job training programs Employment placement services Various community-based initiatives But unfortunately, there’s some bad news for shoppers: Goodwill is investigating a security...

Essential Apps For International Road Warriors

Essential Apps For International Road Warriors

Jul 18

We as your IT experts understand the challenges that you probably will face when traveling either across the country or internationally. Do you know of some latest applications that will make your life easier while you are away? Here are some of the top applications for the road warrior. Triplt Of all the numerous travel-planning apps, Triplt is a faithful companion. With Triplt, which, of...

6 Advanced Excel Functions to Help You Shine in the Workplace!

6 Advanced Excel Functions to Help You Shine in the Workplace!

Jul 16

Microsoft Excel has become one of the most popular pieces of software in the business world. And while Excel functions are meant to make inputting data simpler, some people are overwhelmed considering there are more than 400 functions! Fortunately, here are the top 6 advanced functions to help you shine in the workplace: IF(B3 > D3,”B is larger”,”D is larger”) An IF...

Using Remote Desktops to Protect Your Data

Using Remote Desktops to Protect Your Data

Jul 15

Enabling remote access on your computer requires a series of simple steps. Once set up is complete, you can remotely access your desktop through any Windows computer! Windows XP introduced Windows OS users to the remote desktop function. Remote Desktop means remotely accessing your computer through local area networks (LAN) or the internet. You can access files, run programs and applications,...