Verizon Wireless has been receiving warnings for months from cybersecurity experts stating that they’ve been putting their customers’ privacy at risk. Computer codes used by Verizon to tag and follow their mobile subscribers are leaving them vulnerable to hidden tracking. It’s been reported this month that Turn – an advertising software company – was using […]

Over 1.3 billion people log into Facebook every day. Cybercriminals DROOL at the thought of all the scams they could run on even a tiny fraction of the user base. Too many people are eager to click the wrong link and end up downloading malware or leaking sensitive data that opens bank accounts, locks down […]

It’s only natural to be on your toes when hiring your next IT Support Company to come in and protect your information. Are you worried about your data being misplaced or exposed? How about the hidden costs that some companies decide to throw in at the last minute? Or maybe you just don’t know what you […]

When Was the Last Time You Went through the Computer Network Security Checklist? Computer Network Security isn’t something to take for granted! It’s too easy to think that only big-name corporations like Home Depot or Kmart get attacked by cybercriminals, but the truth is, ANY company can be targeted for a data breach. If you aren’t prepared […]

A new law has been issued by CASL. As of January 15, 2015, if your business installs software or computer systems on other people’s computers, you must meet new standards and requirements. What does CASL Mean? CASL is a new anti-spam law passed by the federal government of Canada to protect unwanted commercial electronic messages […]

Here’s Why. Efficient communication between your employees, vendors and clients is integral to the success of your business. Today’s phone systems are constantly changing, and it’s difficult to to determine which one is right for your business. ShoreTel and Zultys are the leading providers of VoIP Services. ShoreTel may seem like a good fit—However, Zultys […]

Do you trust your IT company or do you feel like they’re always keeping something from you? While there’s a lot of honest and trustworthy IT companies in Ottawa, there’s also a lot of IT companies that keep secrets from their clients – simply because it’s easier to sit back and let them feel like […]

While there’s a lot of great IT consulting companies out there, there’s a lot of not-so-great ones as well. You’ve probably noticed a common pattern: they make all sorts of promises, then when it comes time to deliver, they’re nowhere to be found, or worse, they’ll take twice as long as needed to resolve issues […]

Google’s Not Releasing a Patch! Google made a bold move last month by releasing the details of a security vulnerability before Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday. According to Microsoft, the patch was to be released two days after Google came out with the details. They also stated that google refused to wait the additional 48 hours so […]