Petya Ransomware

The recent WannaCry and Petya ransomware attacks have caused massive disruption across the globe.

Spectrum Clients don't have anything to worry about. We implemented Sophos Intercept X earlier this year and so far we have seen ZERO ransomware infections.

What We Can Learn From WannaCry

What We Can Learn From WannaCry.

Last Friday the world was victim to a vicious cyber attack. The virus would lock users out of their computers and files until the user paid them to turn it off. WannCrypt, also known as WannaCry, was an incredibly well-executed Ransomware attack that targeted not only ordinary people but large companies in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Public Wi-Fi is Not Safe

Public Wi-Fi is not safe, many hackers are taking your information and your data. 

Many business owners used Wi-Fi on Hotels, Coffe shops, and many other locations when traveling.

To protect yourself from hackers you should have a VPN connection to your office.

6 apps every traveler should use

6 apps every traveler should use

Summer is almost over but, whether you’re traveling for busine pleasure, the journey there and the overall experience can be enjoyable or absolutely miserable. But with a few apps by your side, you can eliminate the potential for miserable altogether.

The iPhone’s Night Shift mode makes it easier to fall asleep

The iPhone’s Night Shift mode makes it easier to fall asleep
The majority of us are probably guilty of messing with our smartphones long after we’ve turned in for the night. It might be close to 11, but we’re still laying on our bellies, propped up by our elbows, and flipping through our smartphones like a zombie running on ‘E’ walking through an empty field.

Contact lens that records and takes photos

Contact lens that captures images?
Everything seems to be in the process of becoming smart, and if it’s already smart, it’s becoming smarter – refrigerators, TVs, phones, toasters, beds, cars, counter tops, watches, thermostats… You name it, and there’s probably some patent, person, or company out there actively working to make it smarter.

How to Work Effectively with an MSP

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) can be a real lifesaver, especially for small businesses that have IT needs just like everyone else but are hard pressed to find the manpower and resources to support a dedicated tech department. As with all business relationships, it's important to establish good rapport with your MSP to ensure that everything flows and goes as planned.