Security

The Importance of a Firewall

What is a Firewall? A firewall is a barrier or shield that prevents unauthorized access to and from a private network, enhancing the security of devices connected to a network like the Internet or a Local-Area Network. Firewalls monitor network traffic while identifying and blocking unwanted traffic. When data is Read more…

By RTI Team, ago
Security

The Importance of Software Updates

The Importance of Software Updates Let’s be honest, software updates can be a hassle and an annoying interruption. The box that prompts you to install software updates and restart your computer seems to pop up at the most inconvenient time. Right when you’re in the middle of an important task, Read more…

By RTI Team, ago
Security

Password Tips & Best Practices

National Password Day: Password Tips When is the last time you changed your passwords? Are your passwords strong enough? The first Thursday in May is National Password Day, a day dedicated to promoting better password habits, so we are sharing some password tips to help keep your passwords secure! Create Read more…

By RTI Team, ago
Security

What Is Phishing?

What Is Phishing? Phishing is a form of social engineering, which is when a hacker impersonates an individual or a company and uses human interaction to obtain information about an organization or individual. Phishing is a common cyber threat that many organizations and individuals are facing. A majority of these Read more…

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Security

Ransomware Attacks: Don’t Be a Victim

Ransomware Attacks: What Are They? Ransomware is one of the biggest cyber threats facing organizations. It is a type of malware that infects computers and encrypts data, locking you out of important files or your whole system. The attacker then demands payment for restored access. Ransomware commonly spreads through malicious Read more…

By RTI Team, ago
Security

25 Worst Passwords of 2017: Is Yours on the List?

Importance of Strong Passwords As cybersecurity becomes increasingly important, password protection is key. Commonly used or simple passwords may allow hackers to gain access to your personal information. Choosing a strong password can help keep your data secure. 25 Worst Passwords of 2017 SplashData, a password management provider, compiled a Read more…

By RTI Team, ago