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Microsoft has issued a security advisory

Dear Valued Customer, Microsoft has issued a security advisory regarding a zero-day security exploit discovered in the Internet Explorer family of web browsers. This exploit affects Internet Explorer version 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 and could allow a malicious website to install malware on an end users machine without the user’s knowledge or consent simply by loading an infected webpage with an Internet Explorer browser.

BI misconceptions

BI misconceptions

With the increasing amount of technology and data available to a business, the need to make informed decisions and utilize the data at hand is increasingly important. One function that helps with this is Business Intelligence (BI). While BI is becoming ever more popular with small business owners, there are common misconceptions about BI that could hinder its effectiveness.

Importance of a business continuity plan

Importance of a business continuity plan

It’s vital for companies to have a backup plan for disaster, as no one can really predict when they will strike. The most common plan businesses integrate is a business continuity plan or BCP which will ensure that your business can continuously operate and deliver products or services even when catastrophe occurs.

URGENT: Change your passwords

URGENT: Change your passwords

The security of your systems and communication, especially those that utilize the Internet should be paramount for any business. Over the past few weeks a massive new security flaw has been uncovered. This flaw, codenamed Heartbleed, could potentially expose all your vital data and communications that flows between your computer and websites online.

Visual tools for social media

Visual tools for social media

Business customers can be largely visual creatures; judging a company by how it looks. When it comes to social media campaigns if the content of your business posts is not visually appealing you may find it hard to engage your clients. The question is, what tools can you can use to create visual content, especially if you aren’t a Photoshop expert or graphic designer.

Reacting to malware infections

Reacting to malware infections

Computers must have appropriate protection from malware attacks. Aside from creating annoyances, malware infections can also affect the performance of your computer. Furthermore, the data on your system and confidential information that you use online may also be tracked and used without your knowledge.