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Improve Your Router Security

In a recent post by USA Today, they discussed things users need to know about router security in order to help protect themselves against getting hacked by cybercriminals. The IT Company believes that this information is so critical, we chose to highlight it in this week’s blog. The vast majority of people are not familiar with [...]

March 26th, 2019|Categories: Router, Security|Tags: , , , |

Poker With Purpose

At The IT Company, two of our core values are to invest in others and to have fun. At our upcoming event, Poker With Purpose, that is exactly our intention! May 9th will be The IT Company’s first ever Poker With Purpose. We will be opening our doors to the public to take part in [...]

March 12th, 2019|Categories: Events, People|Tags: , , |

ALERT: The IRS’s “Dirty Dozen”

This Monday the U.S. Department of Homeland Security sent out a release informing people that the IRS has officially launched this year’s annual campaign of the most prevalent tax scams. They refer to these scams as the “Dirty Dozen.” The release also shared that as a part of their campaign, the IRS will be honing [...]

March 6th, 2019|Categories: Social Engineering, Vulnerability|Tags: , , , , |

CIS Control 6

The IT Company blog series is back with another CIS control! In previous blogs, we have walked you through the understanding and importance of CIS controls 1 and 2, control 3, control 4 and control 5. Today we are picking up with control 6! CIS control 6 is the Maintenance, Monitoring and Analysis of Audit Logs. [...]

March 5th, 2019|Categories: CIS Controls, Technology|

Prince Technologies- Structured Network Cabling

To be a great IT Services company, you have to realize which things you can do well, and which tasks you should partner with a company that specializes in that field. For us, one of those tasks that we know that we cannot do as well as the professionals is Structured Network Cabling, commonly referred [...]

February 26th, 2019|Categories: Interview, Partner|Tags: , |

Protect Yourself Against Data Breaches

Are you concerned about your online security? If you’re not, you should be. Recent news has shared that earlier this month, security experts discovered the largest collection of stolen account credentials, ever. They then found that this overwhelmingly large collection of information pulled from both old and new data breaches, is just one of seven collections [...]

February 19th, 2019|Categories: Data Breach, Security|Tags: , , , , |

Tips to Protecting Your Business and Family From Cyber Crimes

In an attempt to help people truly understand how they can protect their businesses and their family, Scott Augenbaum has written the book The Secret to Cybersecurity: A Simple Plan to Protect Your Family and Business From Cybercrime. And in a recent article, people are claiming that this book has the potential to “save your [...]

February 12th, 2019|Categories: Cyberattack, Cybersecurity, Security|Tags: , , , |

Why it is Critical to Back Up Office 365

Office 365 can be a powerful and productive collaborative tool- which is why it absolutely critical to back it up! A few weeks ago The IT Company blog series talked to readers about how Office 365 is replacing traditional file servers. Because of the lack of growth file servers and the methods of accessing them [...]

February 5th, 2019|Categories: Office 365, Security|Tags: , , , , |

Security Awareness Training for Kids

Kids are the most vulnerable online population and the most likely to be unaware of the potential online dangers. Security awareness is not only vital to adults, but to  anyone who has access to device. The IT Company’s partner KnowBe4 is now offering a children’s cybersecurity activity kit to the public- and there’s no cost! [...]

February 1st, 2019|Categories: KnowBe4, Security Awareness Training|Tags: , , , , |