Monthly Archives: March 2014

8 Impressive Facts About Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 is a free upgrade available in the Windows app store for existing Windows 8 users. On October 18th, Windows 8.1 will also be available to consumers as a packaged DVD and on new PCs, tablets, and laptops. Similar to Windows 8, there’s a standard version and a Pro version. The standard version will…
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6 Essential Risk Mitigating Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi Networks

Do you protect your laptops and mobile devices with anti-virus software? If not, it’s critical to avoid using public Wi-Fi networks. Cybercriminals can easily intercept data sent over public Wi-Fi, yet 53% of mobile device owners use public Wi-Fi hotspots on a regular basis. Many locations, including hotels, coffee shops, and airports, offer free access…
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Make Sure Your IT Department Safeguards Your Technology to Avoid HIPAA Security Breaches

The HIPAA Security Rule was enacted in 1996, designed to establish national standards to protect individuals’ electronic personal health information (PHI) used and/or stored by a covered entity. Many healthcare organizations have complex technology environments, thus making it difficult for healthcare providers and business associates to comply with the HIPAA Security Rule policies and procedures.…
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