Cloud Storage Options with Microsoft OneDrive

Cloud Storage Options with Microsoft OneDrive

Part 1 of 2

Most of us use some sort of cloud storage service like Google Drive, DropBox or OneDrive. Perhaps you just use a cloud photo storage service like IDrive or Amazon Drive. Most have come to understand the benefits of having our files saved in the cloud. It allows us access to our stuff from anywhere we can connect to the internet. But have you really looked at the benefits of Microsoft OneDrive?

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Cloud Storage Options with Microsoft OneDrive

Cloud Storage Options with Microsoft OneDrive

Part 2 of 2

I suggest that you read part 1 before jumping into this post, particularly if you are new to OneDrive. In part 2, we’ll dig a little deeper into some of the tips and tricks for OneDrive like sharing files and recovering previous versions of files.

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HIPPA Fines for Small Businesses

HIPPA Fines for Small Businesses

Single doctor practice fined $100,000 for violations. 

A gastroenterology practice in Utah reached a settlement of $100,000 last week for failing to ever conduct a risk analysis. In a statement issued by the Office for Civil Rights (OCR), Steven A. Porter, M.D., has agreed to pay the $100,000 settlement and adopt a plan for corrective action. Unfortunately, this type of HIPAA fine is avoidable with appropriate steps.

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Beware of COVID-19 Scams

Beware of COVID-19 Scams

The FTC is warning consumers of an increase in scams related to the coronavirus outbreak. Along with the FDA, they issued warning letters to seven sellers of products claiming to treat or prevent COVID-19. The FTC is also warning the public of an expected increase in COVID-19 phishing scams. Criminals often use major news events, such as the outbreak, to trick people into clicking infected links or opening infected attachments.

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WiFi Service Problems?

WiFi Service Problems?

Wireless access points may be your solution.

Have you ever struggled with WiFi service or WiFi connection speeds? It could just be a problem with your internet provider. If their connection checks out, its time to look at your own equipment.

Many factors can cause WiFi connection problems, like outdated wiring or old switches. But let’s keep our focus on the equipment that transmits your signal.

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Security Assessments Critical to Business

Security Assessments Critical to Business

What you don’t know can hurt your business.

Will a ransomware attack shut down your business? Or perhaps you or someone on your staff has confidential information like credit card numbers, social security numbers or ACH account information stored on the computer. Has your password been compromised and is now for sale on the Dark Web? If you don’t know these answers, a network security assessment will provide you the knowledge you need to be secure.

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Back-up your cloud data

Back-up your cloud data

Cloud-based email and storage is great but did you know it needs to be backed up? Most people I talk with believe that because they have their information stored in the cloud, it is automatically backed up. That is not the case.

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$400,000 Ransom Paid by County in Georgia.

$400,000 Ransom Paid by County in Georgia.

Jackson County Georgia (population of approximately 65,000) just paid a $400,000 ransom to a cyber criminal to recover from a recent ransomware attack. Paying the ransom was determined to be the lowest cost alternative for restoring the county’s IT systems. Wow!

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Cybersecurity Statistics for 2019.

Cybersecurity Statistics for 2019.

If you only read the first paragraph of this article, it should be enough to raise a concern about cyber security in your business. – “with some countries now basing their economy around cyber crime.” – Looks like we have a lot of work to do to defend our businesses.

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