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Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 4 days ago

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  • Bob, don't click that! Join our cybersecurity webinar today

    We've all been there - an employee (let’s call her/him Bob) sees an email that looks like it's from a reputable source. Bob clicks. Then boom: ransomware hits. All of your clients' information that was on Bob’s computer is compromised, leaked, or locked so that your employees can't access any files. But how do you help Bob know to not click so that you can save yourself time, energy, ...

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 3 weeks ago

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  • Imagine: It's April 14th and You Can't Get Into Your Tax Documents

    As we’re all starting to think about tax season, allow me to present a scenario…  It’s Friday, April 14, 2017.  You’ve collected all your physical tax paperwork, meticulously itemized deductions, and forms into one folder. In fact, you’re already 90% done filling it out and you have the hand cramp to prove it! You deserve a fun night out with friends.  As you leave, you notice an Am...

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 1 month ago

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  • Go Ahead, Work From Home - Safely!

    Working from home can be a blessing and a curse. Allowing your staff to work from home promotes healthy work-life balance, encourages steady and consistent workflow, and enables you to attract the best talent. According to a 2016 study by Deloitte, millennials value work-life balance higher than all other job characteristics. This includes job progression, use of technology, and sense ...

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 1 month ago

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  • Ransomware FAQs

    Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that cyber-attacks, or "hacking", has been in the news quite a bit as of late. Cybersecurity is not a new phenomenon by any means, but hackers are becoming increasingly sophisticated and cyber-attacks are becoming more vicious and costly, with ransomware leading the pack. According to a new WatchGuard Technologies cybersecurity survey, m...

  • 4 Vital IT New Year's Resolutions

    First off... happy New Year and welcome to 2017! If 2016 taught us anything, it’s that technology is moving faster every day. From exploding Galaxy Note 7’s to vanishing audio jacks on iPhone 7, as well as numerous high-profile hackings, solar-powered flight, virtual Pokemon in real life, artificial intelligence fails (and BIG wins), and even nine new planets that could support life. ...

  • BlackPoint's Annual Holiday Giving Initiative

    Security, Stability, and Strong Networks Here at BlackPoint IT Services, we strive to fill these vital needs for our clients’ technology infrastructure, but we also take time every year to support charities who provide security, stability, and strong networks to those most in need. For 2016, BlackPoint’s Annual Holiday Giving Initiative supported Navos Mental Health Solutions and Nor...

  • 8 Tips to Keep Employees Safe Online During the Holidays

    It’s the holidays which means primetime for cybercrime where exploiting the bad habits of users leads to a Merry Christmas indeed for these cyber scrooges. Hey, it’s easier than donning a Santa costume and shimmying down your chimney. During the holidays, more than other times of the year, a growing number of users make and plan their shopping online.

  • 6 Holiday Cyber-Scams to Watch Out For

    Happy Holidays! – Otherwise known as primetime for cybercrime, when any Grinch can exploit the bad habits of users as easy as pumpkin pie. Most employees treat their company devices as their personal devices. During the holidays, these users are shopping online, opening invites, and looking for deals.

  • The Nigerian Prince Has Struck Again – 3 Email Scams to Beware

    Whether it’s the emotional pull of the sweet Nigerian Prince’s plight or the understandable mistake of opening a Word document from your boss, it’s clear to see that people are easy to exploit. It’s obvious that hackers and scammers will continue to use email for years to come. Here are 3 common email scams not to fall for: The plea for help.

  • 4 Ways Your Staff Are Your Company’s Biggest Threat

    A network administrator is walking along a beach and finds a lamp. He rubs the lamp, and a genie appears.  “I am the most powerful genie in the world. I can grant you any wish but only one wish.” The network administrator pulls out a map, points to it and says, “I want peace in the Middle East.” The genie responds, “I can do just about anything, but

  • 5 Tech Trends Your Business Should Pay Attention To

    In today’s day and age, keeping up with technology trends is almost a full-time job and often not something that the savviest of business owners and managers can easily do.

  • Top 5 Essential Technologies Your Business Needs at 2016 Year-End

    There are a lot of technologies vying for your attention and, in the chatter, it’s difficult to weed out which technologies are going to do the most to support your business objectives, give you a competitive edge and protect your most important assets.

  • 6 Ways to Improve the Transparency of Your IT Department

    In your business, you have several departments that are all held to a degree of accountability.

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 5 months ago

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 6 months ago

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  • 9 Questions Your IT Services Provider Should Be Able to Answer

    Many businesses are left in the dark about what kind of service they should expect from their managed IT services provider. Every provider is a bit different, but you may not realize what those differences are until it’s too late, and you have a costly disaster on your hands. That’s why it’s important to know what questions you need to be asking to ensure you’re working with a reputabl...

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 6 months ago

BlackPoint IT Services

Category: Content
Type: Blog Article

Generated 6 months ago

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