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Windows 7 Support Is Ending

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  • Chris Chao
  • Tuesday, March 26 2019

  Did you know? Microsoft is ending support for Windows 7 in January 2020. Beginning this April, Microsoft will start displaying pop-ups on all Windows 7 computers alerting the users that their support for Windows 7 will be ending. Don’t be alarmed.  Microsoft also did the same thing with Windows XP before shutting down the […]

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Review Your Calendar Monthly For Better Perspective

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  • Chris Chao
  • Wednesday, March 20 2019

  Life is extremely busy with people scheduling every moment of their day while still looking back and wondering where their month has gone. It’s all too easy to find yourself reviewing a 6-month plan only to find that you are seriously off-course. Focusing one day at a time can cause you to be short-sighted when it comes […]

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Severe Ransomware Attack Hits Global Firm

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  • Chris Chao
  • Tuesday, March 19 2019

Norsk Hydro just got hit with a major ransomware attack that took down their entire worldwide network. It happened this morning, Tuesday, March 19, 2019, and we wanted to share this with you. They experienced widespread system outages. This has been such a disaster that their aluminum production plants are now operating manuall […]

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New Threat Advisory: TrickBot (Warnings/Recommendations)

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  • Chris Chao
  • Monday, March 18 2019

TrickBot is up to its tricks again. Once cyber experts get a handle on it, TrickBot releases new modules that advance its capabilities. Here’s what you need to know to protect your organization from TrickBot. Don’t Get Tricked By TrickBot TrickBot is up to its tricks again. Once cyber experts get a handle on it, TrickBot re […]

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Top New Additions To Microsoft Office 365

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  • Chris Chao
  • Thursday, March 14 2019

Microsoft Office 365 has rolled out an impressive array of new features that business owners will appreciate. These range from handy mobile-to-PC interactions to intuitive, behind-the-scenes IT integrations to keep a business running smoothly. Here are some of the standout new additions to Office 365 that were specifically crea […]

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Ransomware Attack Hits Jackson County Government

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  • Chris Chao
  • Thursday, March 14 2019

Not even Georgia county governments are safe from ransomware attacks these days. Did you hear? Jackson County just paid a $400,000 ransom after hackers used a ransomware attack to deactivate their computer systems. It's still not known how the hackers managed to breach their computer systems and IT network. You can rea […]

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Searching For A Watchguard Firewall Support Company In Atlanta?

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  • Chris Chao
  • Wednesday, March 13 2019

Watchguard Firewall Support: Important to Your Small or Medium-Sized Business Watchguard Firewall is a popular product that is designed to protect your company's computers and servers from unauthorized programs like ransomware and malware. It is used by a lot of small to medium-sized companies, and these companies rely on i […]

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Warning: Foreign Hackers Compromised Citrix Systems

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  • Chris Chao
  • Monday, March 11 2019

Citrix said the FBI warned them on Wednesday, March 6th that hackers compromised its IT systems and stole “business documents.” Citrix doesn’t know precisely which documents the hackers obtained nor how they got in. It’s suspected that this is a sophisticated cyber espionage campaign supported by a nation-stat […]

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What Is This Chromium Application That Just Appeared On My Computer?

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  • Chris Chao
  • Monday, March 11 2019

Have you seen a new application — Chromium — suddenly appear on your computer? It’s likely that if you did not intentionally download it, the app is malware that should be removed immediately. While Chromium is a legitimate product, hackers have been using it to deliver adware and potentially unwanted programs, redirect b […]

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Large Medical Organization In Suwanee, GA Calls Centerpoint For Healthcare IT Services

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  • Chris Chao
  • Thursday, February 28 2019

Top Questions to Ask When Partnering With a Healthcare IT Services Provider The demand for cloud-based services continues to increase as more organizations in Suwanee switch their workloads to the cloud environment. A study performed by the Cloud Security Alliance discovered 86 percent of businesses already allocate a por […]

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