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Are you sure your IT professional has time to get this daily checkup?

Many IT professionals, in-house or outsourced, are so busy fixing problems that they do not have time to check daily tasks. Here is a beginning list of some items to check.

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Do you connect to other networks besides your own? At someone else’s office, a hot spot, coffee shop, airport, or hotel?

When you connect to someone else’s network, you are possibly opening yourself up to attack from other computers on that network.  The other computer owner’s may have no idea that their computer is even infected or that it will attempt to attack your machine. You also open yourself up to liability issues if your computer […]

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How to Keep Your Mac Up to Date

Install new updates on your Mac to make sure it’s protected and kept up to date. Watch this short video from IT security specialist, Mike Foster, and learn how. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=la51xDDPUPk[/youtube]

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How to Keep Your PC Up to Date

Keep your PC protected and up to date by installing Microsoft patches. Watch this short video from IT security specialist, Mike Foster, and learn how. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMjW2CNP9IU]

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