IT Security Tips

Two-factor what?

Two-factor what?

Two-factor authentication (2FA for short), sometimes called multi-factor authentication, is a system in which you must...

Lie, lie, lie!

Lie, lie, lie!

Social engineering is big business. What is it? Figuring out who you are and then using that information to make money...

Set up bank alerts – NOW!

Set up bank alerts – NOW!

Here’s a tip that just might save your bacon: Set up withdrawal alerts on your bank accounts. Many banks will send you...

How to spot a phishing e-mail

How to spot a phishing e-mail

A phishing e-mail is a bogus e-mail that is carefully designed to look like a legitimate request (or attached file)...

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Trending: Coronavirus Phishing Scams and Fake Websites

Trending: Coronavirus Phishing Scams and Fake Websites

Recently, there has been a new trending topic in the cybersecurity industry. Coronavirus. Cybercriminals are preying on the fears of individuals around the world as coverage of the coronavirus pandemic increases again. Scammers are exploiting the opportunity to steal...

IT Security Tips

Two-factor what?

Two-factor what?

Two-factor authentication (2FA for short), sometimes called multi-factor authentication, is a system in which you must...

Lie, lie, lie!

Lie, lie, lie!

Social engineering is big business. What is it? Figuring out who you are and then using that information to make money...

Set up bank alerts – NOW!

Set up bank alerts – NOW!

Here’s a tip that just might save your bacon: Set up withdrawal alerts on your bank accounts. Many banks will send you...

How to spot a phishing e-mail

How to spot a phishing e-mail

A phishing e-mail is a bogus e-mail that is carefully designed to look like a legitimate request (or attached file)...

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Tech Tips for Vacation Travel

Tech Tips for Vacation Travel

  Vacation planning usually involves packing a bag, gassing up the car, and doublechecking hotel reservations. “It’s vacation time, it’s summertime, COVID lifted so we now can start traveling.” Says John Motazedi, SNC2. But to make sure you get the most out of...

Staying online efficient in 2021

Staying online efficient in 2021

2020 was a tough year for many businesses, and 2021 has its own share of challenges too. “We’ve had a lot of companies that have just either had to layoff individuals or they are really having challenges getting some of their staff back after all of 2020 and COVID. So...

New Apple iOS update bolsters user privacy

New Apple iOS update bolsters user privacy

  JOPLIN, Mo. — If you don’t like the idea of tech companies tracking where you go and what you do online, a new Apple update is for you. John Motazedi, SNC Squared, said, “A lot of vendors out there are making substantial amounts of profit from being able to...

How to protect your technology before a disaster

How to protect your technology before a disaster

Photos, bank statements, and tax records are just a few of the things at risk if you don’t safeguard your technology before a disaster strikes. Spring storm season means it’s a good idea to be prepared for hail damage, power outages, or worse. Protecting your...

Privacy Settings and Cell Phones

Privacy Settings and Cell Phones

A camera, microphone, and GPS are important functions on your cell phone, but you may not know just how much apps are using information gathered through them. You may need a privacy settings checkup.  You likely see your cell phone as something to make your life...

Shortage of microchips causing delivery delays for many products

Shortage of microchips causing delivery delays for many products

If you want to buy a car, microwave, refrigerator, or anything else that contains a particular type of electronic component, don’t be surprised if you have to wait a while before it gets delivered. Because of their diminutive dimensions, it’s not hard to figure out...

Justgetmydata.com shows site where personal information may be listed

Justgetmydata.com shows site where personal information may be listed

You probably know there’s a lot of your personal information out on the web and there’s an easy way to see just how much of it there is. John Motazedi, SNC Squared, said, “Years and year of information is out there on these websites and there is not a really easy way...

Benefits of recycling electronics

Benefits of recycling electronics

The holidays are a popular time to upgrade devices like cell phones, laptops, and tablets, leading to old devices gathering dust. John Motazedi, SNC Squared, said, “Everyone gets new electronics, you get new games, new technology, phones. Computers, tablets.” And just...