Author Archives: Andrew Bash

How to Avoid a Phishing Scam

Phishing scams started coming around not too long after the inception of the Internet, and it is likely they won’t being going away any time soon. In fact, “90% of modern data breaches now involve a phishing attack- these attacks … Continue reading

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A data breach can have costly effects on small businesses

A data breach has a huge, costly effect on businesses large and small. Preventing online data breaches is as important as preventing theft from a brick-and-mortar establishment. There are certain basic safety precautions every company should take to keep itself … Continue reading

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Phishers Sending Fake Invoices

Employees with job functions that involve viewing or processing invoices are prime targets for scams. Cyber-criminals have recently been attempting to fool employees into paying for products that the business didn’t order and may not even exist. So far we … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Staying Safe on Social Media

Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram are great for staying in touch with family and friends. With their ease of use these social networks have become the world’s largest database of accessible, personal information. Unfortunately, it is … Continue reading

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Juvenile32InsaneMonkey! And Other Good Passwords

As your business grows, so does the likelihood of your systems being the target of cybercrime. One of the best ways to protect yourself is by enforcing the use of strong, secure passwords for yourself and your employees. If followed, … Continue reading

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Stay Secure on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a popular social platform for working professionals and organizations to highlight their skills and construct a network. There are many ways to use this platform to your advantage; however, there are security concerns that you should be aware … Continue reading

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ITsecurenow’s Tech Predictions for 2018

We are almost a full month into the New Year, and given all the happened in 2017, 2018 is welcomed opportunity for added IT security. ITsecureNow sets ourselves apart from other companies in our industry with our state-of-the-art equipment and … Continue reading

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