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Have You Upgraded Your Mac to Mavericks? You Must Install OS X 10.9.2 Immediately.

Mavericks Users Must Install OS X 10.9.2 to Prevent Data Interception The OS X 10.9.2 update, which patches the SSL bug found in a piece of open source code and other issues, is now available for Mavericks users. Don’t wait on this critical update.  Install it immediately.  Your Mac should have prompted you already. The SSL […]


Are You Using an iPhone? Critical iPhone Security Alert!—Install Your Apple iOS iPhone/iPad 7.0.6 Update ASAP!

Apple just released a patch for iOS 7 that includes a security fix for Secure Socket Layer (SSL) connection verification. If your phone or iPad has been upgraded to iOS 7, install this update now. Without it your data may be at risk.  The update prevents someone from taking your phone and disabling Apple’s “Find […]


Where & What Are Your Employees Doing Online When You Are Not Watching?

Keep Your Business and Employees Safe with an Internet Usage Policy An Internet usage policy provides guidelines regarding the appropriate use of company equipment, Internet, and network access. The Internet is a powerful tool for employees, however, a single moment of inattention or inappropriate use can transform the Internet into a huge security threat against […]


5 Tips to Help You Ensure You Have A No Headache Windows XP Upgrade Experience

If you haven’t done it already, then upgrading from Windows XP should be on the top of your to-do list. Microsoft will end support for Windows XP on April 8th, 2014, which means the operating system will be vulnerable to security threats. Here’s 5 tips to help you ensure a smooth upgrade from Windows XP: […]


If you are using Windows XP After April 8th – You Are 6 Times More Likely To Be Hacked.

Urgent Deadline Approaching Security technicians at Microsoft have compiled intelligence from a billion user systems worldwide in an effort to establish an important new metric called The Encounter Rate. The Encounter Rate measures how many Microsoft systems worldwide are receiving messages that contain Malware. From this metric Microsoft has been able to determine how many […]