2015 Worst Year For OS X Malware

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A report from Bit9 and Carbon Black details how 2015 was the worst year in history for OS X malware. In a 10 week study conducted by both organizations it was discovered that 2015 had 500 percent more malware than 2010-2014 combined. Windows is still the most targeted operating system, but with Apple gaining increased market share we are going to see more malware, including ransomware, …

Virtualization

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What is virtualization?  Small and medium sized businesses more and more are adopting this technology to save time and money.  For many organizations, having more than one server is unavoidable.  One for managing traffic and services on the domain (Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and Web IIS services), one for applications (database software utilizing client/server configuration), and sometimes a File/Print server …

Oops, I upgraded to Windows 10 by Accident!

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Microsoft has gotten sneaky with their Windows 10 updates. We’ve recently experienced a trend with the Windows 10 update, even after removing the update, reappearing within the list of available updates. This can cause you to accidentally start the update to Windows 10 process if you’re not careful about the updates that you install. Luckily Microsoft decided that, while practically …

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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This is the month for the wearing of the Pink! Even the guys on our team are happy to wear Pink to honor our good client and the worthy cause they support. We give annual donations to Susan G. Komen Austin and promote Breast Cancer Awareness month by wearing their Pink-ribbonned hats throughout October. Together we can make an impact …