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Weekly TEK Tip: Turning Vulnerabilities Into Strengths.

Cyber security is among the few areas that continue to hold opportunity for growth this year. We all enjoy convenience but as convenient as they seem, you may be leaving your door wide open to major privacy (and security) risks. Remember when NIST tested forensics to retrieve data from damaged mobile phones? A damaged phone might not power on, and the data port might not work, but tools can be used to access the phone’s memory chips.

In short, here’s a few things to watch out for;

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  1. Notice those sites giving you options to log into your account utilizing Facebook, or Google, etc?
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TEK Tip #5 Why Public WiFi Can Be Dangerous

We’re all guilty of it: connecting to free public WiFi. Whether it’s at the coffee shop, hotel or airport, the temptation to check e-mail and surf the web is just too strong to resist. So BEFORE you connect to any free, public WiFi, make sure the connection is legitimate.

This week’s TEK Tip focuses on the concerns challenges we face when using Public wi-fi in places like coffee shops, airports, and hotels.

Data Backup/Recovery, IT Security & Support, Virus Protection, Cyber Security Training, IT Support, Data Security, Cyber Security, Data backups, Computer security service in Walnut Creek, CaliforniaIt’s not uncommon for hackers to set up fake clones of public WiFi access points to try and get you to connect to THEIR WiFi over the legitimate, safe public one being made available to you.…

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TEK On The Street: Dark Web. Key Takeaways and Protection.

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TEKTip #6 Oops I clicked on Phishing Link

This week’s TEKTip gives more insight about email scams. Andrew talks about ManagedTEK’s 4 Step Process on how to recover if you happen to be a victim. If you are using email, you need to be aware of the potential danger behind it.

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TEKTip #4 Hate Software Updates?

This week’s TEKTip focuses on the importance of software updates so you can better secure your machine. Remember, it’s not just Anti-Virus that makes you safe. It’s taking care of your updates like these that are vital to your security. Learn your IT hygiene!

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