Silent Mac trojan found, watch out

Macs, long touted by Apple to be the safest and most secure computers available have been coming under increasing attack lately, with a growing number of Mac specific malware infecting systems. This has caught many users off guard and they have been scrambling to ensure their systems are secure. There is a new threat that…

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Dropbox confirms some accounts hacked

The cloud and all related services are making large inroads into businesses around the globe, with many utilizing at least one form of cloud. One of the most popular categories of cloud in use is cloud storage. Until recently cloud storage has been relatively secure, but, a major cloud storage provider has recently had an…

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SMEs can benefit from virtualization

Computers and other devices have done nothing but get faster, giving businesses the ability to move traditional functions onto the computer. This move saved companies untold amounts of money and made employees more productive. The new trend is to move these now “physical” elements into a more virtual environment, a trend called virtualization. In technical…

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HDD or SDD, What’s the difference?

The hard drive is one of the components IT professionals look at when they’re buying a new computer, often worrying about things like read speed and storage space. Until a couple of years ago, there was only one type of internal hard drive available to computers, Hard Disk Drives (HDD). Now, manufacturers are starting to…

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5 tips to be prepared for disaster

It seems that natural disasters are happening at a higher frequency than ever before. This could be because of climate change or the fact that news can travel around the world in seconds, or any other number of reasons. Business continuity – ensuring your business can stay operational during adverse times – should be an…

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