Patch Tuesday April 2017
Patch Tuesday April 2017: lots of security showers for your business this month. Please take time this Easter to update all your devices. Apple Bytes Apple released a very important update for the iPhone in the last few weeks. This update prevents your phone from being hijacked by drive-by infected routers. Be sure to patch… (0 comment)

Router updates
Router updates: when was the last time you updated the most important part of your network? What is the router? The router is a box that connects your office devices to the Internet. It’s connected to the modem provided by your Internet Service Provider (aka ISP). The router provides the wifi service as well as… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday January 2017
Patch Tuesday January 2017: all the patch news you need for your business this month. Patch Tuesday January 2017 First some general news. CVE Details, a group that tracks most of the tech world vulnerabilities, released their 2016 list of top vulnerabilities. Android had the most security holes last year but by vendor, Adobe tops… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday November 2016
Patch Tuesday November 2016: lots of security goodness for all your business devices! Apple bytes Apple released updates for most of their devices at the end of October as part of their new product rollout. Even the Apple Watch and Apple TV got updates. Most important were the security updates for OS X Sierra, El… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday October 2016
Patch Tuesday October 2016: all the patch news you need this month for your business. Windows 10 Woes Among the 10 patches/bulletins released one week, one of them is a show stopper for Windows 10. As folks have been updating I am getting calls of dead or looping Windows 10 computers. It’s usually happening to… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday September 2016
Patch Tuesday September 2016: most of your technology needs patching and updating today! Patch Tuesday Harvest Adobe, Android, Apple and Microsoft all released critical patches and updates today. Hard to choose which is more critical. I recommend you update Windows, Android devices and then Adobe products based on the number of vulnerabilities patched.  But don’t… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday August 2016: it’s a summer harvest of security updates for everyone. WordPress I frequently talk about updating the WordPress core and plugins but when did you last update your theme? Updating the theme for security can sometimes break features on your web site (talk to your web designer). However theme security is very… (0 comment)

LinkedIn Breach
You should have received an email about the LinkedIn breach a few weeks ago. What does it mean? LinkedIn was hacked back in 2012 and user names and passwords were stolen. The hacker sat on this information for four years and then posted them online this May. LinkedIn forced a password reset for those users… (0 comment)

Patch Tuesday June 2016
Patch Tuesday June 2016: lots of Flashy updates this month for your small business. Adobe Flash Just uninstall Adobe Flash if you don’t need it. To find out if you need it, uninstall it. See what web sites you use are now broken. There is one update for Flash today. But wait, there’s more. There… (0 comment)