When you next try to renew your cybersecurity insurance, you might find the process for approval and the policies available are quite different from before.
Phishing emails and text messages attempt to trick you into clicking on a link, opening an attachment, or sending proprietary information. Often the return address is the name of a person or company you recognize, leading you to believe the message is legitimate. But there are many ways for you to recognize phishing and to avoid falling for scams.
If you are using a mobile app for your business phone service (like RingCentral, Zoom, or Dialpad), you might be used to using SMS text messaging to connect with your contacts. But now, due to new regulations, SMS through business phone services will be restricted until your organization is approved to send business-related SMS.
Do you ever reach the end of your day and feel like you haven’t accomplished what you wanted to? You can fix that. At Macktez, our favorite to-do list is not a list at all — it’s a calendar. A calendar’s visual blocks of time show you exactly what you can and cannot get done in one day — it’s a to-do list with limits.
Macktez has partnered for over a decade with 4th Bin for e-waste recycling and certified data destruction. To help clients avoid the high minimums required to schedule a pick-up, we can hold equipment securely until we have a full load to turn over to 4th Bin.
Good conversations can also be a part of your work — brainstorming, debriefing, decompressing, even goofing around. But don’t mistake a good conversation for a meeting. If you follow a few simple suggestions, you can have meetings that are productive and worthwhile every time.
To prevent botnet malware infections on any network device, firmware updates should be applied regularly, admin passwords should be strong and unique, and remote admin panel access should be disabled.
Macktez CTO Reilly Scull joined ChannelPro Weekly for a discussion about how to take advantage of JumpCloud’s cloud-based directory platform for user and device management.