Entries by Phillip Crum

The Importance of Video Surveillance

All businesses have unique needs, but some concerns are universal. Security is one of those. Security is of the utmost importance whether you have a Fortune 500 company or a local drugstore. Video surveillance can protect your business from a variety of malicious forces. Keeping video records of activity on your property can also aid […]

5 Things You Should Know About Modern Surveillance Hardware

Thanks to today’s technology, you can take your home and workplace security into your own hands. The number of American citizens paying for third party security service is dropping at a rapid rate. This is because smart cameras and security systems are now just as effective as their expensive predecessors. Handling your own security by […]

3 Things Your Managed Service Provider Should Be Doing Every Month

Your business relies on IT to survive and thrive. It’s nearly impossible for a modern business to survive without properly leveraging technology. Unfortunately, many business owners choose to neglect their technology needs. Some justify this course of action by saying state-of-the-industry IT is too expensive, or that hiring a managed service provider is an unnecessary […]

Are Your Applications Vulnerable to Data Breaches?

With all this talk about how vulnerable small businesses and individuals are to hacking, it can seem like the applications we use every day are an afterthought in the battle against malware. Application security is one of the most important kinds of cybersecurity because  web applications (and mobile applications) work with staggering amounts of sensitive […]

How Safe is Your Data?

Cybercrime will cost $2 trillion by 2019. This incredible figure means that we are less than two years away from cybercrime costing enough money to fuel a G8 economy (Italy, the current eighth-largest economy in the world, has a GDP of $1.8 trillion). The staggering impact of cyber crime is compounded by the fact that […]

Google Phishing Attacks Under Investigation

Google Docs Based Phishing Attacks The phishing attack campaign used Google email addresses to target users by sending an email to share a document for collaboration. Once the targeted users accepted invitations, they were encouraged to login which allowed the phishing program access to their email accounts. Google has taken action to protect users, including […]

What a Help Desk Means for Your Business

As a business owner, stability is always something to strive for. It provides a platform for growth and gives you and your employees peace of mind. Unfortunately, there are plenty of factors in play that can be highly disruptive to your business. Disruptions threaten stability in both an immediate and long-term sense. When these disruptions […]