Safe Harbour Information Technology Blog
How Can Managed Services Help Boost Productivity
For many small and medium-sized businesses, keeping on top of the latest technological innovations and developments can be a chore and a time-consuming distraction from other important activities. Enter Managed Services. Managed Services is described as improving operations and managing expenses by outsourcing certain processes and functions on a proactive basis, as opposed to the […]Read More >>
Fascinating Facts About the World of Cyber Security
Throughout the history of mankind, many battles have been ones of escalation. So, it is with cyber crime. New and better ways are being developed to keep computer systems safe, while at the same time, more devious and effective ways of bypassing security are appearing. The nomenclature of cyber security can be quite evocative. Much […]Read More >>
How to Protect Yourself from Internal Security Threats
We all want to feel safe, whether as individuals, or businesses. Accordingly, cybersecurity has been a significant and growing concern for businesses in recent years. When we think of cybersecurity for businesses, we tend to think immediately of hackers and those external agents who seek to cause harm. That’s fair, given that cyberattacks can be […]Read More >>
How to Protect Your Business and Your Family from Cyber Crimes?
Online security has become a huge concern in recent years. Keeping your business and especially your family safe from online predators is of utmost importance. And with cyber crime becoming both more common and more creative, greater awareness and precautions are necessary. In his book The Secret to Cybersecurity: a Simple Plan to Protect Your […]Read More >>
Protect Yourself Against Data Breaches
Data breaches are serious business. If you haven’t put much thought into protecting yourself yet, then now is the time to start. Perhaps you feel that you are not in danger, thinking that only businesses need to worry about hackers. Unfortunately, that is not the case. According to an article from Wired 2.2 billion usernames […]Read More >>
How to Find Your Computer Name
Does your computer have a name? Don’t be so quick to answer “no.” You may be quite surprised to discover that your computer does, indeed, have a name, and we aren’t referring to cute nicknames that some people give computer, plants, cars, and more, though you can certainly give a pet name to your computer […]Read More >>
5 Tips for Avoiding Spammers, Hackers, and Identity Thieves
You have undoubtedly received spam. Virtually everyone has at some point, but in some cases, it becomes more than just an occasional annoyance. How do you deal with it? How about other, even more grave issues such as hacking and identity theft? With cyber crime, an inescapable reality of modern life, security has become increasingly […]Read More >>
Why should you restart your computer?
We’ve all heard the cliché advice, “turn it off for a few seconds, then turn it back on,” but is that ever really effective? If so, when is it appropriate? Many people laugh at this advice and are even incredulous when it is first suggested to them, but the truth is that many issues that […]Read More >>
10 Ways to Boost your Facebook Security
Local small businesses are always looking for new ways to become visible to their audience. And in recent years, Facebook has become an excellent tool for them to use, with a wide reach and low cost. Seventy percent of those local businesses who have expressed an interest in online marketing have started using Facebook for […]Read More >>
Are You Properly Staffed for Your IT Needs?
It’s not a big secret how important IT is to the growth and development of your company. The proper use of technology will help your business flourish, but sometimes properly staffing IT may seem a bit tricky. You understand the need to be prepared for changes and increases in production, but do you know how […]Read More >>