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Cyber Security Awareness Month: Staples and Norton Team Up for ‘Take the Pledge’ Campaign (#CSPledge) to Educate Small Businesses

Cyber Security Awareness Month: Staples and Norton Team Up for ‘Take the Pledge’ Campaign (#CSPledge) to Educate Small Businesses

October is Cyber Security Awareness month. To inform and educate small businesses, Staples and Norton are teaming up and have created the ‘Take the Pledge’ campaign. This month-long campaign will include educational content, twitter chats, survey reports and giveaways from Staples and Norton, including a grand prize package with a Dell Latitude 14” Laptop and [...]

5 Great Website Backup Services

5 Great Website Backup Services

What website backup service do you recommend and why? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Carbonite Carbonite first caught my eye due to their simple yet striking design. The name is perfect [...]

Rawstream – New Internet Monitoring Software Services Lets Employers Manage Internet Use

Rawstream – New Internet Monitoring Software Services Lets Employers Manage Internet Use

If you’re considering enabling an internet monitoring software  services for your employees, there’s a new service, Rawstream that you might want to check out. Rawstream gives businesses peace of mind by identifying how much time employees spend on Facebook, Twitter, Netflix, even downloading movies overnight with office bandwidth (it actually happens). Rawstream also identifies shared docs [...]

Heartbleed and Small Business Security. Hearbleed’s Affect on 7 Small Business Web Sites.

Heartbleed and Small Business Security. Hearbleed’s Affect on 7 Small Business Web Sites.

As you might know by now, Heartbleed is a security flaw that enables unauthorized users to access your encrypted information. When you visit a web site, through a “secure connection”,  in theory the information is encrypted and can’t be accessed. According to CNN, “Cybercriminals could exploit the bug to access visitors’ personal data as well [...]