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Multi-Factor Authentication: The Secret to Enhancing Security in Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-powered version of Microsoft Office. In addition to the standard features, this new version of Office now offers online conferencing, file sharing, business-level email, shared calendars, and website creation. Placing data in the cloud introduces risks such as data breaches, data loss, account hijacking, and more. Microsoft acknowledges these issues, […]

How to Archive Your Google Data

When you sign up for a Google account, you get access to many services, such as Gmail, Contacts, and Google Drive. Upon activation, each of these services will rapidly start accumulating large amounts of data on Google’s servers, especially if you use the services for work. However, you won’t be able to access any of […]

The Pros and Cons of Moving Your Email Services to the Cloud

Email is an essential communication tool for most businesses. While email services have traditionally been provided on-premises, an increasing number of companies are moving their email services to the cloud. Almost 60 percent of businesses worldwide now use either Microsoft Office 365 or Google G Suite, according to the Bitglass 2016 Cloud Adoption Report. Office […]

How to Set Up Two-Step Verification for Your Google Account

As the series of massive Yahoo! data breaches demonstrate, having a strong password is not always sufficient. Cybercriminals can hack into companies’ databases and steal customers’ login information. If the password for your Google account is stolen, you could lose personal information, send unauthorized emails, and risk having other account passwords reset. For these reasons, […]

The iOS 9.3.5 Update Patches Security Holes for Users Who Have Not Yet Upgraded to iOS 10

Even though Apple has released iOS 10, many people still like to wait a while before upgrading to a new version. If you are one of those people, you need to install the iOS 9.3.5 update on your Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch device as soon as possible. If you do not install it, […]

The Private Cloud: What It Is and Whether It Is Right for Your Business

As a business professional, you are likely familiar with public clouds such as Office 365, Google Apps, Dropbox, and Amazon Web Services. But are you as familiar with private clouds? If you answered “No”, you are not alone. Many people do not know much about them. It does not help that there is a great […]