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February 3rd, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Great New Mini Class: Supercharge Hiring, Team Building, and Sales with DiSCLong time author, trainer, coach, and community builder Erick Simpson is teaching a great new 3-part mini course in the Small Biz Thoughts Community on DiSC personality profiles. Many of us use DiSC profiles at some point - Read More
February 2nd, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
You may have missed it with the end-of-year hub-bub, but Google has announced the demise of Google+, the social media "start up" that never flourished. Now, I know it's easy to make fun of Google+ because they have never really been successful when measured against Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, - Read More
February 1st, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Some days I feel lazy. Then I sit down to look at what really got accomplished in the first month of the year. For me, it was quite a bit.I'm grateful to have had such a productive kick-off for 2019.Over at my YouTube Channel, I posted ten videos:Interview with Erick SimpsonSmall Biz Thoughts - Read More
January 31st, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team Advisory:  IDenticard PremiSys01/31/2019 10:00 AM EST This advisory provides mitigation recommendations for use of hard-coded credentials, use of hard-coded password, and inadequate encryption strength - Read More
January 30th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
     Cybersecurity Awareness Briefings Start Next WednesdayWebinar: Chinese Cyber Activity Targeting Managed Service ProvidersOn December 20, 2018, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced that malicious actors working on behalf of the - Read More
January 30th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
The following information is being provided by the FBI, with no guarantees or warranties, for potential use at the sole discretion of recipients in order to protect against cyber threats. This data is provided in order to help cyber security professionals and system administrators to guard against - Read More
January 29th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
If you heard me talk I say many time we need to start classify our data so the we can protect the critical files and add additional security to those files that are at the highest risk.We need to protect data based on the risk.  You may have heard me talk About RMS (Right Management Service) - Read More
January 29th, 2019 | Jay Ferron | My information Resource
Original release date: January 28, 2019The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information to address NTLM relay attacks affecting Microsoft Exchange 2013 and newer versions. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system.Overview    - Read More
January 28th, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
If you're new to the Small Business IT world, you may not have bumped into Susan Bradley's content. If you HAVE been around much as all, you are pretty much guaranteed to have found her blog. Why? Well, she answers so many questions, that her blog turns out to be the answer for many technical - Read More
January 27th, 2019 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
After many trials and tribulations, the German language edition of Managed Service Provider in 1 Monat is available!I am eternally grateful to my readers in other countries who have purchased my books in English. Of course, many people in Germany speak English extremely well. But my bet is that - Read More