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Spear Phishing VS Phishing … How To Prevent From Being Attacked

We all have heard of the term “Spear Phishing” and just assume that it is the same thing as just phishing.  It is in the similar category, but it is in fact a different form of phishing that exceeds the broad range of cyber attacks. Let’s take this image and use it as a metaphor […]

What Happens If Your Business Experiences A Breach?

“My business is experiencing a breach!” This statement is something you NEVER want to hear.  But, there is a solution to avoid even thinking about it and we’re here to tell you about it. The Critical Incident Response Team is here and ready to take on all your emergency IT needs. Emergency IT help should […]

At Risk For Phishing Emails Throughout Your Business?

  Do you get those risky phishing emails and want to protect your business data? We’re here to help! There are approximately 15 billion spam emails are sent daily and out of those emails, 30% of them are phishing emails that are opened and links are already clicked on. In total, there has been over […]

Unhappy With Your IT Provider? 9 Things to Ask an IT Support Company

Not all IT providers are created equal. Maybe your company has had the same provider for years, making it easy to renew that contract without much thought. But IT support is an essential service that can have a major impact on your business’s operations and reputation. Take the time to review your current IT service […]

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Ransomware Protection

With most of the world now connected to the Internet, malware has spread to more computers across the globe. One of the most troubling and costly trends in recent years has been the rise and spread of ransomware, which is a type of malware that renders a user’s files unreadable until they pay a ransom. […]

should my business be using the cloud?

Should My Business Be Using the Cloud?

Today’s businesses require larger and larger computing infrastructures. At the same time, companies are looking to smart-size and trim overhead. Since the early 2010s, the new option of cloud computing has allowed businesses to scale down their computer arsenals and handle more tasks online. The benefits of cloud computing help both large business operations and […]

What is Phishing?

Psst! It’s Phishing that’s the Danger

Pronouncing the word — Phishing — might provide a verbal stumble (it’s “fishing”), but it creates mayhem for everyone who uses a computer or digital device, often with devastating results. What is Phishing? Phishing is the illegal practice of trying to trick someone into opening a malicious email, then interacting with them to benefit the […]

technology trends in 2019

Tech Trends 2019

The future isn’t easy to predict, especially when it comes to tech. Technology is accelerating at an ever-faster pace and plays an integral role in our work and personal lives. While predictions are not easy, they are interesting and useful. Being involved in the tech business, the team at PCS has insight into what might […]

how do virtual desktops for businesses work?

How Do Virtual Desktops for Businesses Work?

Getting every project done on time during work hours isn’t always easy for the average employee. The longer you work tediously in the same sitting, the easier it is to find yourself wasting time and getting distracted. Years ago, there were some options available to access a work computer outside of the office, but those […]