Discovery Computer

Future Crimes and Your Connected Devices

Our daily lives are becoming filled with new technologies that make life simple and more organized. The simplicity and combined conveniences could bring a false sense of security. Both IoT and Bluetooth devices are at risk from cyber-attacks. We all have some type of Bluetooth device connected to our tech. A printer, headset or a…

Read more
Discovery Computer

Management Styles: Life-Work Balance

I’m sure you’ve seen this trend already. The headlines scream “no-bosses, no-titles!” The org chart shows a series of concentric circles, a constellation of stars, or even a tree of life. The stories and anecdotes that circulate around the movement are usually about how small groups of peers self-organize — without the tyranny of managers…

Read more
Discovery Computer

With Ransomware, The ONLY Cure is Prevention

It just keeps showing up in the news. Ransomware seems to just not come to an end. If you haven’t heard, ransomware is a particularly nasty virus that freezes access to your data and then demands a ransom, usually in bitcoin. The worst thing about it is that once you are hit, there is almost…

Read more
Discovery Computer

Humans Cause so Much Trouble

Have you been focusing on software packages and anti-virus tools to protect your data from hacking? That may not be enough, because it overlooks one of the biggest causes of security breaches. All of the security software and expertise in the world is useless if you or your employees don’t remain vigilant about their behavior…

Read more
Discovery Computer

Password Basics That are Till Ignored

You can have all the locks on your data center and have all the network security available, but nothing will keep your data safe if your employees are sloppy with passwords. There are many ways data can be breached, and opening some link they shouldn’t is one of the most serious security sins employees can…

Read more