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How Distributors Can Ensure Safety from Business Fraud

Business fraud is significantly more common occurrence than many distributors and manufacturers realize. Just because you don’t know about any instances of fraud hitting your organization doesn’t mean it hasn’t happened — it may just mean that you ...

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3 Reasons Why You Should Restrict User Permissions

Although some of your employees may disagree, not every employee should have access to every network, IT infrastructure, or computer system within your organization. Giving employees and contractors unrestricted user permissions and user access ...

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RIAs Can Reduce Their Digital Footprint

6 Ways RIAs Can Reduce Their Digital Footprint

Everything that we do today using technology today leaves a digital footprint. A digital footprint can be something positive or negative, depending on the context and what the goals are that you wish to accomplish. But what is a digital footprint ...

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How is the California Consumer Privacy Act Different from GDPR?

Just a few months ago, we discussed the launch of the new European Union (EU)’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This expansive legislation, which was put in place to protect the data privacy of EU citizens from businesses and ...

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Why Cybersecurity Should Be Important to Startups

Businesses are vital to the success and growth of our local and national economies. Start up companies (startups) and small and medium-size businesses (SMBs), in particular, play a significant role in the economy. According to the U.S. Small ...

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Poor Password Security: Hackers Already Have Your Passwords

What if you were told protecting your online accounts was virtually impossible in today’s cyber crime environment? According to Experian’s Data Breach Industry Forecast 2018, “Weak or stolen credentials continue to top the list of attack vectors, ...

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How Technology Can Help You Achieve Warehouse Automation

Like most modern businesses, manufacturers and distributors are continually looking for ways to streamline their processes, reduce costs, and improve productivity. In addition to being a challenging task, it’s also exhausting and potentially ...

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8 Technology Apps Everyone Should Use

Technology applications (technology apps) for smartphones and other mobile devices have become a part of everyday life for many users. The broad category of “mobile apps” can include tech apps for iPhone, Android devices, Windows, and other ...

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Why Your CPA Firm Needs Network Infrastructure Management

Like most small businesses, the expectations placed on in-house IT staff working at certified public accountant (CPA) firms in the greater Los Angeles area are increasing concerning network infrastructure management. As the industry and its related ...

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The Importance of Protecting Your WiFi Hotspots

In today’s highly mobile and on-the-go world, WiFi (Wi-Fi) has become an integral part of daily life. WiFi is a staple of organizations and businesses worldwide, and unsecured WiFi hotspots are now an increasingly common convenience offered by many ...

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Sextortion - The Latest Email Scam Using Hacked Passwords

Here’s a clever twist on an old email scam that serves to make the con totally believable. The message purports to have been sent from a hacker who’s compromised your computer and used your webcam to record a video of you while you were watching ...

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