Category: Security

When you’re looking for additional or enhanced options to secure you’re business and enterprise IT systems, MFA/2FA can help you achieve this. Get away from the traditional single password, and implement additional means of authentication! MFA provides a great compliment …

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This weekend, one of our customers had an aging Sophos UTM 220 which was reaching it’s end of life (EOF). The upgrade path for the Sophos UTM220 is the new Sophos UTM SG 230. Here’s a few pictures of the …

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While cyber-attacks aren’t anything new and are part of everyday business risk, the increased number of attacks against the Oil and Gas industry is alarming. Traditionally when companies get “hacked”, for the most part it’s software bots scanning the internet for …

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In an effort to better explain Digitally Accurate’s capabilities and demo some of the solutions we implement, support, and manage we’ve decided to start putting some of our client configurations online! This specific configuration we put together for an Oil …

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In a healthy IT environment, one of the most important things you can have is documentation. Documentation provides the people who need to know with the information they require to operate, maintain, support, deliver, and protect your IT infrastructure and …

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We are writing you today to just re-iterate the importance of keeping your systems up to date. And when we refer to up to date, we mean all Microsoft Updates, 3rd party updates, Java Updates, Adobe updates, etc… Today we …

Virus that only infects your RAM, uses no files, and is very hard to detect! Infects via Java Vulnerability! Read More »

Microsoft is urging companies to install a Microsoft Security Update. MS Security Bulletin MS12-020 is marked as critical and patches a security vulnerability in the Remote Desktop Service. Remote Desktop Services (RDP) is used by both users and IT admins. …

RDP Vulnerability – Update your Microsoft Windows Servers ASAP Read More »

There’s a few different ways you can support and maintain your computer network at work. Often, poor decisions are made in efforts to cut costs. Some companies focus on the break-fix method. Often no “Solution” is implemented, and their network …

How do you want your network to run? Read More »

One of the biggest arguments amongst IT professionals and the companies they serve is keeping their systems up to date. Two specific hot topics are: Software Upgrades Hardware Upgrades I’ll be separating this blog entry in to two separate parts …

Why is it important to keep my IT systems up to date? Read More »

One of the biggest problems that network administrators face in a large enterprise situation is management and monitoring of key network devices. A lot of large companies have devices and/or systems in place to provide content filtering, anti-virus and malware …

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