Consider parental controls on kids’ devices

Today’s youth have been surrounded by technology since birth. It makes sense that before they even reach high school, young kids may be ready for their own smart device. But before you hand your children their own device, consider these… Read More

3 tips for sharing data collection practices

Collecting consumer data may be important to your government unit, but it’s also something consumers value. A recent survey from the National Cyber Security Alliance found nearly 75 percent of Americans feel it is “extremely” or “very” important that companies… Read More

Give to charity using your heart and your head

Charitable giving can be one of the most rewarding ways to help a child receive medical care, to rebuild houses after a major disaster, or even feed the hungry in your community. But you want to make sure your funds… Read More

5 office cybersecurity threats to fix now

When it comes to cybersecurity threats, some of the biggest worries for your organization might actually be in plain sight. Here are five often overlooked digital risks to your office and what you can do to reduce them. Lax cybersecurity… Read More

Avoid getting reeled in by email phishing scams

You’ve probably gotten an email that looks like it’s from an institution you do business with. It says if you don’t act now, your financial account will be deactivated immediately. This is a common phishing lure used by thieves to… Read More

3 ways to stay protected while connected

The growing amount of data, devices and connections we have brings a potentially new set of online security threats. As a result, we all need to take steps to secure our digital lives. Start with these three tips to help… Read More

Protect your files from ransomware

A recent attack on a North Carolina municipality and complaints from individuals shows that ransomware is a threat to both business and personal systems. This computer virus sneaks into your system and takes your files hostage, holding them for ransom. Now… Read More

Best ways to secure professional data

News headlines have detailed how thieves breached retail POS systems and government computer databases. Given these recent threats, here are some best practices for keeping your workplace information safe. Be mindful of public information requests Workplace emails are not private… Read More