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The Ultimate Small Business Owner’s Guide to Ransomware

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Your employee innocently clicks a link within an email or visits a sketchy website and the next thing you know your digital assets are being held hostage by a cyber attacker. It only takes a few keystrokes to cause potentially irrevocable damage to your systems, and hackers are always looking for new victims. With ransomware, you may be able to regain full access to your... Read More

Sextortion Scam Pretending To Come From Your Hacked Email Account

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Here’s a closer look at the threat and how to prevent such ruses in the future. What Happened in the Sextortion Case? The latest fraud was different from earlier sextortion cases in one significant aspect. Victims were targeted with an email that appeared to come from their very own email account. In the past, similar hacks used passwords to an adult website that had been... Read More

Can 2 or More Monitors Increase Staff Productivity?

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Looking for ways to help your team accomplish more? Consider equipping their workspaces with additional monitors. Skeptics are likely shaking their heads at this, wondering, “Will that really improve productivity, or only give my employees an extra incentive to stream videos or play games? Aren’t more screens just a recipe for distraction?” Believe it or not, business leaders recommend providing your employees with two or... Read More

Business Insights With Visio and Power BI

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Microsoft’s Visio Visual and Power BI are two extremely useful software tools that help business owners store, organize, and interpret data with easy-to-understand visual representations. Using these tools can take your business to the next level. Still, many business owners don’t know about Visio Visual or Power BI. Moreover, many are skeptical as to why data interpretation is important at all. Why is data interpretation... Read More

The Risks Of Using Auto-Complete For Passwords

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. The auto-fill feature that makes it easy to enter in usernames and passwords on various websites may be putting your information at risk. While auto-fill is a convenient way to keep track of the many combinations of letters, numbers and special characters you need to access sites, the feature is also being used by advertisers and hackers. That’s why many security experts are suggesting turning off... Read More

Importance of Process and Procedure

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. When it comes to cybersecurity, we tell all our clients the same thing: getting hardline policies and procedures in place is a critical first step. Even when working to proactively plan cybersecurity strategies, an organized and on-paper approach is always best. Without getting all your necessary cybersecurity consideration on paper, your planning effort won’t be as effective and comprehensive as it could be. So, we’ve... Read More

The Anatomy Of The Human Firewall

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Each year, around 61% of small businesses become the victims of a malware attack. While many small businesses may think no one would ever come after them because of their size, know that over half of the total global attacks hit small businesses and, for thieves, getting access to your systems is becoming increasingly lucrative. We’re collecting more about customers than ever before: medical history, financial records,... Read More

5 Reasons Attorneys In South Florida Are Frustrated

To view the original article from LAN Infotech click here. Each week, we get calls from attorneys who are ready to change IT service providers. The reason? They signed up for professional managed services but aren’t getting what was promised. Ft. Lauderdale Attorneys Are Exasperated With Their Current IT Services Provider So, what’s the story? Busy attorneys understand that they need the best technology in order to compete with other law firms. And they’re often... Read More