Outdated Technology

The Dangers of Outdated Technology

Brett Harney Network Security

No machine is meant to last forever. Your refrigerator, your car, and your servers are all depreciating in value and efficiency the moment they leave the factory. Technology advances so quickly that older versions are quickly becoming outdated technology. But that legacy equipment didn’t come cheap and it’s hard to let go of something you’ve invested so much time and …

IT security

8 Behaviors for a Strong Cyber Security Defense

Brett Harney Network Security

Cyber criminals are lurking everywhere, hoping to get a chance to exploit you.  It’s no secret that any person or business with an online presence is susceptible to being hacked or even lured into a scam.  The good news is that most spyware, malware and ransomware can be avoided with a few easy information security practices.

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Physical Security

Brett Harney Network Security

Threats to your data come in all forms. Companies should have network and infrastructure security in place. But few consider physical security.  How many times on television shows do you see a character slyly stick an external hard drive into a computer and download critical information just in time to escape?  This isn’t all that much of an over-dramatization.  Pricewaterhouse …