Fake Tech Support Scams

Fake Tech Support Scams

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A Fake Tech Support Scam involves a scammer calling you at home or work and requesting access to your computer. They’ll say your computer is infected with a virus or a myriad of other claims. These types of scams have been around for several years now, but recently there has been an uptick in activity. Have you received a call from “Microsoft” or other “Tech Departments” stating that your computer is infected or “sending out errors”? Please let us know about it in the comments below. How It works Here’s …

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Part 2 of 9 - UTM Gateway

How To Secure Your SMB Network – Part 2 of 9 – UTM Gateway

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Welcome to How To Secure Your SMB Network! This is part 2 of a 9 part series that discusses our approach to Network Security and how we secure client networks. As you will see there are many facets that go into creating a secure network. Think of it as a puzzle with each piece playing an important role. The days of installing Norton Anti-Virus on your computer and thinking you are safe are over. What is a UTM Gateway UTM stands for Unified Threat Management. The idea is to block security …

Philip BanksHow To Secure Your SMB Network – Part 2 of 9 – UTM Gateway
Part 1 of 9 - Network Security Principles

How To Secure Your SMB Network – Part 1 of 9 – Network Security Principles

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Welcome to How To Secure Your SMB Network! This is part 1 of a 9 part series that discusses our approach to Network Security and how we secure client networks. As you will see there are many facets that go into creating a secure network. Think of it as a puzzle with each piece playing an important role. The days of installing Norton Anti-Virus on your computer and thinking you are safe are over. Layered Approach to Network Security Our philosophy takes a layered approach to network security. No one …

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Banks Technology Services Featured On Panel Of Data Security Experts

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Banks Technology Services was recently featured on Digital Guardian’s panel of Data Security Experts. The panel discussed misconceptions around Endpoint Security. We’re honored to be part of this group and would like to thank Nate Lord and Digital Guardian for including us. Take a look at the article here: Data Security Experts Answer: What is the Biggest Misconception Companies Have About Endpoint Security & Protection Tools? About Digital Guardian: Digital Guardian, Inc. provides data security solutions to protect data from insider and outsider threats. It offers data loss prevention solution that automatically blocks …

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