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Opus 111 Group Cyber Security Discussion

With the expanding platform of the Internet, the rate of fraud and breaches have dramatically increased as its access eases. Fortunately, the joint forces of Opus 111’s Jim Harvey and Emerald City Solutions’ Grant Eckstorm provide the appropriate steps to take prior, during, and after an in ...

4 Money-Saving Measures Any Business Owner Can Implement

Unless you’re at the helm of a Fortune 500 company, it’s likely that you’re always on the lookout for new ways to save money by tweaking your company’s operations. When you’re in money-saving mode, you understand that even a small change can rack up a lot in savings. To help you in your ...

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2017 Cyber Threats: Ransomware

With the recent surge in Cyber Attacks, how do you know if you are secure? We want you to be aware of the latest, and most dangerous cyber threats out there, starting with Ransomware. What is it? Ransomware is vicious malware that locks users out of their devices or blocks admittance to documents ...

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Phishing – How They Hook You and What You Can Do to Prevent It

Phishing is all about psychology, also known as social engineering. They exploit your sense of urgency, your desire to be responsible, or your relationships with the important people in your life. Phishing usually takes place in your email by hackers using alluring links or attached files. Recently ...

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Social Engineering – Techniques, Examples, Solutions

So, what is Social Engineering? Social Engineering is the art of manipulating, influencing, or deceiving you in order to gain control over your business computer system. The hacker might use the phone, email, snail mail or direct contact to gain illegal entree. Phishing, spear-phishing, and CEO Frau ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7: Extinguishing the Flaming Phone Phenomenon

After the global recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, Samsung divulged its conclusions as to why their phones were catching fire: 1.  The Issue – 2 Different Batteries Lithium-ion batteries sourced from Samsung SDI began to overheat and catch fire because there was not enough spac ...

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Your Company’s Success is Our Business

COMPANYNAME has been providing Professional IT Support for business in and around CITYNAME, STATENAME since 2008. We are an information security company offering high grade, Professional IT Business Solutions using cutting-edge technology to help our customers modernize their business, protect val ...

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10 Types of Hackers You Need to Know About

When you hear the term “hacker,” what do you imagine? You likely see what many see, a lone user hunched over a computer, creating chaos for chaos’ sake. However, this is a dangerously narrow view of those who qualify as “hackers.” Not all hackers are the same. There are different motivatio ...

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