It’s that time of year again and you can bet that lightning will happen. Are you prepared? Follow these 5 simple steps to make sure your data and hardware are protected from lightning strikes this spring. 1.) Backup – As always, it is important to have backup copies of your critical data. Even with the […]
Data security information including backup, anti-virus, malware removal and more.
As you may know we actively monitor SPAM messages as a means for the distribution of viruses and other malware. Recently we’ve noticed a series of NewEgg order confirmations being sent that appear to be very well thought out so we thought we’d make mention of it and warn our customers about them. As with […]
Summary While the rule of thumb is that any computer can get infected with a virus, no matter what the protection or how careful the user, there are some things you can do to further protect yourself against infection. The basics You must always keep your virus protection up to date. That means both the […]
iSTAM recommends uninstalling Java unless it is absolutely necessary. Outdated or old versions of Java are frequently exploited by cyber criminals. Consider uninstalling Java if it is not required to deliver a business application or to manage this server. Before removing Java, please check to ensure that it is not required by a business application […]