Author: ACCi

Windows 2008 End of Support

Please click the Brochure below to understand what the buzz is about. Extended support for Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 ends January 14, 2020. Microsoft will no longer release security updates, which may expose you to security attacks or make you out of compliance with industry regulations such as GDPR. Avoid business… [Read More]

Inside the Modern Phishing Campaigns of 2019

by Ganesh Umapathy, SonicWall The world of cybersecurity is dominated by headlines of malware, ransomware, data breaches, app vulnerabilities, IoT threats and botnet attacks. But phishing has been a serious threat since the early 2000s and is widely regarded as the most common attack vector for cybercriminals. Today, phishing is not about volume. These email threats are now… [Read More]

10 Ways to Secure Your Smartphone Against Hackers

by: Jackie Dove Small businesses are keenly aware that protecting their assets is a top priority. Today, a major part of security strategy is ensuring that your smartphone can avoid or shut down hackers. Businesses have come to rely on smartphones for a range of commercial operations: inventory control, customer relations, advertising and marketing, banking… [Read More]

5 Cyber-attack Vectors for MSSP to Mitigate in Healthcare

by: Joe Velderman It’s no secret that healthcare continues to be one of the most targeted industries for cybercriminals. Healthcare providers store and maintain some of the most valuable data and the appetite for fraudulent claims or fake prescription medications is insatiable. Despite all of the regulations, there are still fewer watchdogs overseeing healthcare. For… [Read More]

Windows 7 is Approaching End-of-Life

If you’re reading this on a computer that’s currently running Windows 7, I have some bad news: the End-of-Life date for this version is approaching. What does this mean for your business and the workstations that support it? Read on to find out. End-of-Life? Don’t worry, this doesn’t mean that your computers are suddenly going… [Read More]

Windows 7 End of Life

Please do not wait until year end!  We are encouraging all of our clients to be proactive in evaluating their IT infrastructure and scheduling their required upgrades this summer or fall and not waiting until the end of the year (December) when it will be a mad scramble. Windows 7 and Windows Server and 2008… [Read More]

Final Countdown to Windows 10 Migration

by: Josh Mayfield Windows 10 was launched in late 2015 and since then, usage has climbed steadily. Web analytics firm  StatCounter says global Windows 10 use overtook its primary competitor, Windows 7, in February 2018; Net Market Share reports the turning point happened in December 2018. Regardless of timing, Windows 10 is now the most popular desktop OS in the world. According to Microsoft, there are 1.5… [Read More]