Ransomware Attack Uses NSA 0-Day Exploits To Go On Worldwide Rampage

On Friday, multiple organizations, including hospitals and telecommunications companies, reported falling victim to ransomware, and researchers said a worldwide campaign of attacks was ongoing. This has infected over 70,000 computers at this point and is still a growing threat. Important Information: • How can I get Infected? An Email is sent that has an attachment[…]

Internet Security

4 Way To Browse The Internet Safely

With the invention of the internet, almost everything is now one simple click away. Unfortunately, this luxury comes with certain consequences, such as companies being able track your every move as you browse. You might not know it, but the websites you and your clients visit are using one or more “trackers” to follow your[…]

Is Your Business Ready For Managed IT Services?

When is the right time to consider using a managed IT services company? Well ask yourself this – is your current IT model working? Are your current IT staff being swamped with too much work and not enough time to focus on business projects? Are your users frustrated with slow computers and networks? Do you[…]

Managed IT Services for Manufacturers

Manufacturing IT departments tend to struggle to support a global organization from a single location and stick to a fixed budget and staffing requirements. Manufacturers have unique IT requirements and challenges compared to most business’s and usually find tasking internal IT with all their computing needs, that their business expectations are not being met. Therefore,[…]

5 Reasons Your Small Business Will Profit from Managed IT Services

Does your business need IT? If so, do you consider the money you spend on IT an investment or an expense? A well-executed IT setup will assist your end users in becoming more efficient at their jobs, allowing your business to yield more profit that it does today. A managed service provider is your best[…]

Business Benefits of using CRM Software

Investing in customer relationship management (CRM) software is absolutely essential for small and medium-sized businesses that want to up their sales performance. It helps sales departments understand their clients, tailor their marketing efforts, and more. If your business isn’t already using CRM, here are five reasons why you should definitely give it a chance. Grows[…]

5 Tips for Keeping your Accounting Firm Data Secure

Accounting firms are among the most vulnerable to Internet threats such as viruses, hacking and malware. Since theft is often the goal of these attacks, accounting firms are particularly susceptible to legal action resulting from fraudulent bank activity directly related to malicious external exploits. Tip 1. Educate your Employees Your employees pose the greatest risk[…]

Phishing Scam Alert: Emails asking to do a HIPAA Audit

There’s a new phishing email making the rounds that your firm needs to be aware of if you deal with protected health information (PHI) in any way and are subject to HIPAA rules and regulations. The email is quite good, appearing for all intents and purposes to be an official communication from the Department of[…]

BluZEBRA Technologies – Help Desk Competencies

Who comprises the BluZEBRA Technologies technical team? At BluZEBRA Technologies we refer to our technical team as mentors, this comes from our background in providing eLearning support solutions and our ‘how to’ training approach to each support interaction. BluZEBRA mentors are carefully selected for their expertise, real world experience, and enthusiasm for all things technical,[…]