Posts Categorized: Security

Keep Your Email Secure: Best Practices Cheat Sheet

  In today’s busy world, email is fundamental to communication. But what happens when something goes wrong and your security is compromised? Viruses, phishing scams, and information breaches are not uncommon and have high costs. Email security is something that can often slip to the wayside, but it’s not complicated to put measures in place to… Read more »

Google Launches Password Alert to Protect Your Accounts

Introducing Password Alert To this day, one of the biggest security traps online is being tricked into sharing your password with a cybercriminal. Whether that happens because you’re fooled by a look-alike login site or because someone has hacked a site where you reuse the same password (tsk, tsk!)…either way, it puts both your personal… Read more »

How to Setup a Small Business Server Room

Do you have a server room? If your business can’t or hasn’t yet moved everything to the cloud, then you likely need a server room. Not every organization has the resources to build out the kind of server rooms you see in movies, and that’s okay! Your server room doesn’t have to be the biggest or most… Read more »

Android for Work: Google Makes a Play for the Mobile Enterprise Market

Does Your Business Run on Android? Most people use their smartphones or tablets as essential tools to help complete important work tasks like checking email, editing documents, and approving deals. But for the majority of users, smartphones and tablets are vastly underutilized in the workplace as their business and innovation potential remains largely untapped. Google hopes… Read more »

Is It Time To Change Your Gmail Password?

Do you need to change your Gmail password? Earlier this week, an archive containing nearly five million Gmail addresses and plain text passwords were posted on a Russian Bitcoin forum. A Google spokesperson stated the company has “no evidence that our systems have been compromised,” and security experts seem to agree that the passwords are either old passwords… Read more »

Securing Your iCloud Account: 5 Simple Steps | Ripple IT

Over the weekend, news came flooding in regarding the latest celebrity photo hack. About 100 different female celebrities (including Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Victoria Justice, and Kate Upton) have been affected. It appears that these women have had explicit pictures hacked from their iCloud accounts online, first on 4Chan and now all over the place,… Read more »