Annual Closure for Inventory September 30th
Our annual year-end closure for inventory count will take place Friday, September 30th at 12:00pm PST.
The emergency support line will still be active for emergency issues (dial 2 at the prompt), however we respectfully request that any non-urgent calls be held until the following day when our normal hours will resume.
We appreciate your understanding during this once-per-year event.
What's in a password?
It seems data breaches are continually in the news. How can you protect yourself? Often, when attackers breach one website, they are able to move laterally to other, more secure sites because users re-use their password.
Common advice is to use a strong, unique password for every service you use. Is this possible, what constitutes a strong password?
CEO Email Scams
A key component of security in the digital age is awareness. Often, it is not the technology that presents the biggest vulnerabilities to scammers and criminals, it is users. This is the principle that the classes of attacks known as "phishing" and "social engineering" are based on.
A keystone of "social engineering" attacks is the exploitation of trust. The attacker will pose as someone in a position of authority, or posessing some knowledge that grants them credibility. They will then use this false credibility to gain access and information from others who are deceived by their trick.
The "CEO Email Scam" is an example of this.
Windows 10: What you Should Know
Windows 10 is gradually being released to the public. Some users, who have pre-registered already have it. We've compiled some things to know when considering the upgrade.