Tech Tip Tuesday: The #1 threat to your security is…

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YOU! And your employees. Like it or not, human beings are our own worst enemies online, inviting hackers, viruses, data breaches, data loss, etc., through the seemingly innocent actions taken every day online. In most cases, this is done without malicious intent – but if you as a manager or owner aren’t monitoring what websites…

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Tech Tip Tuesday: Your firewall is USELESS unless…

m3 networks IT services tech tip tuesday your firewall is useless unless

A firewall is a device that acts like a security cop watching over your computer network to detect unauthorized access and activity – and EVERY business and individual needs one. However, your firewall is completely useless if it’s not set up or maintained properly. Your firewall needs to be upgraded and patched on a continual…

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Tech Tip Tuesday: Set up bank alerts – NOW!

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Here’s a tip that just might save your bacon: Set up withdrawal alerts on your bank accounts. Many banks will send you an e-mail alert whenever money is withdrawn from your account via check, debit card or transfer. Setting up those alerts will allow you to spot and report fraudulent activity BEFORE the money has…

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Tech Tip Tuesday: Don’t do THIS on your work laptop or PC

m3 networks IT services tech tip tuesday don't do this on your work laptop or PC

Tech Tip Tuesday: Don’t do THIS on your work laptop or PC The ONLY thing you should use your company’s workstation or PC for is…WORK! Never mix personal web surfing and social media with company devices. If you want to check your Hotmail account or Facebook page, do it during your lunch break and on…

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Tech Tip Tuesday: DON’T use public WiFi until you read this

m3 networks IT services tech tip tuesday don't use public WifI until you read this

We’re all guilty of it: connecting to free public WiFi. Whether it’s at the coffee shop, hotel or airport, the temptation to check e-mail and surf the web is just too strong to resist. So BEFORE you connect to any free, public WiFi, make sure the connection is legitimate.  It’s not uncommon for hackers to…

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