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Is Your Business Practicing Info Sec Best Practices?
April showers bring...more news and updates about IT security from around the world. What updates exactly? How about phishing and social engineering, a slew of possible 4G LTE security flaws, a new type of DDoS attack to watch out for that uses an existing tool that's probably on your computer, and an artist who uses robots to draw portraits. | Read More »

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Hanson Headlines - Web Security for Small Business
February is often a time of relaxing on New Year goals among other things, but we at Hanson Headlines push onward into 2018 with more IT news, including website security, Intel's new processor, and some tips to giving yourself a break. | Read More »

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Meltdown and Spectre Processor Vulnerabilities
Yesterday, an announcement was made that described a recently-discovered pair of hardware vulnerabilities affecting computer processors. As a result, we would like to take this opportunity to... | Read More »

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Network Maintenance and Monitoring
Whenever we receive a call from a prospective client that is looking to transfer their network to Hanson Information Systems (HIS), there are a few things our systems analysts tend to recommend to them.  While HIS strongly advises this comprehensive approach to network maintenance, as outlined below... | Read More »

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Cyber Security and Tech Predictions for 2018
For the first issue of Hanson Headlines for 2018, we peer into our crystal ball to try and determine what tech trends, as well as cyber security concerns, we might face in the new year. | Read More »

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Hanson Headlines - The Cyber Security Hits Keep Coming
For the July edition of Hanson Headlines for 2017, we continue to study cyber security and the alarming trend of ransomware attacks across the globe; we look at a few recent ransomware attacks here in the United States as well as across the world; and we also take a moment to ponder the future in this month's "Off Topic" segment from TEDx. | Read More »

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IT Security in the Wake of WannaCry
For the June edition of Hanson Headlines for 2017, I sit down with Chris Ratcliffe for a discussion on proper IT Security protocol for business. We touch on the different types of Malware ("by any other name..."), share an event at Hanson, and include a distressing email from a client. | Read More »

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The IT Security Interview, with Chris Ratcliffe
As the dust settles on the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, people will point fingers and excuses will be made, but an organization’s security comes down to whether or not it is compliant with best practices laid out by IT security professionals around the world. So to learn more about what "best practices" really are and what businesses can do, we spoke with Hanson Information Systems Systems Administrator Chris Ratcliffe. | Read More »

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Hanson Headlines - The Secret of Successful Common-Sense Passwords
For the April issue of Hanson Headlines for 2017, we delve into what it takes to have a truly strong, secure password, the merits and cons of password managers, and a little comic relief. | Read More »

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Hanson Headlines - Why Cyber Security Plans Are a Must Have
In the March issue of Hanson Headlines for 2017, we look at recent trends in cyber attacks around the world in the banking and healthcare industries, and what Hanson can help your organization do to be prepared and stay secure. | Read More »

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