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Am I protected against Wanna Cry / Wanna Decryptor?

Posted by on May 15, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

There has been a global ransomware attack that has struck over the last few days. It has been in the news a lot over the weekend. The New York Times has a good overview of it available here. We have had several questions about it and wanted to create an easy place to gather all of the information. FAQ’s Here are the major questions we are getting so far from clients and others.: Q: I am a customer of Strive IT. Am I protected against Wanna Cry / Wanna Decryptor? A: Yes. If you are on our fully managed support plan, then you are protected on multiple fronts. Q: What is this new virus...

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How “Fast” Is My Internet?

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

“How fast is my internet?” is not an easy question to answer. Read more about the 3 ways to measure speed, and why they confuse people.

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Cyber Security for Small Businesses

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

If you want to learn more about how to develop your own cyber security plan for your small business, we discuss how to develop one custom-tailored for your organization, as well as general best practices all businesses should follow.

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Why Do Hackers Write Viruses?

Posted by on Aug 18, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Hackers can make a lot of money stealing your data and selling it back to you or to other hackers and criminals. Read more to find out how.

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HIPAA Compliance Self-Assessment

Posted by on Aug 2, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

HIPAA compliance is scary and difficult, and for small practices it can seem unreasonably burdensome.  For those businesses, we offer one of the most comprehensive HIPAA Compliance services in the industry.  Find out more about it here. For those still in the research phase, we would like to offer you this HIPAA Compliance Self-Assessment.  This is by no means comprehensive, but it will point you in the right direction in your research. Read on to learn what you can do to become HIPAA complaint.   Security Policies and Procedures Establish policies in order to handle and manage all...

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6 Things to Consider Before Upgrading to Windows 10

Posted by on Jul 1, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Upgrading to Windows 10 has a lot of benefits, and a lot of potential pitfalls. We give you 5 things to consider before upgrading to Windows 10, plus the advice we’re giving to our clients.

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