Drive-By Virus Alert Attacks

Last Updated: 23rd March, 2018, 6:43 AMHelp! My Browser Just Barfed! Browser? That application, known by many names… Firefox, Edge, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome. An application from different vendors created to do essentially a single task: make the internet accessible to computer users.

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The New Face of Mozilla Firefox

Last Updated: 22nd March, 2018, 10:19 AMI guess it was the maturing of the Edge browser in Windows 10 that spurred them on, or perhaps just the eternal drive to create a better browser. Whatever the driving force behind it was, the folks at Mozilla have certainly out-done themselves with the latest release of Mozilla Firefox. In my humble opinion this is the best version of Firefox ever!

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Orbitz Data Breach

Last Updated: 22nd March, 2018, 9:08 AMIt should be crystal clear by now that the online world is far more dangerous than we’d often like to believe. The following information was sent to me this morning by a friend in the industry, who like me is very concerned and always actively looking for effective methods to keep networks and data safe.

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Setting Your RDP Session To Cover Multiple Screens

Last Updated: 3rd January, 2018, 1:00 PMThe following information describes how to use your RDP session across more than one screen. Typically, folks using a dual monitor setup and accessing a terminal server where their applications are run from would use a setup like this to take advantage of both their monitors sitting on their desk.

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Outlook Search Folders

Last Updated: 29th December, 2017, 9:54 AMDefinitely an efficient alternative to creating and taking care of 10’s or 100’s of extra folders in Outlook used to organize all your messages. It’s an often over-looked feature of Outlook. I believe the biggest reason it’s overlooked is simply because organizing into sub-folders is just always how it’s been done in the past.

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CloudCare AntiSpam

Last Updated: 27th December, 2017, 4:33 PMWhat Is It? Indispensable, Reliable, Easy To Use, Easy To Manage, Extremely Cost Effective, Commercial Grade Cloud Based Antispam solution. This is how I would describe AVG/Avast Cloudcare Antispam. Don’t get me wrong… this solution isn’t the only one out there and there are many very good antispam solutions. However, what makes this a great tool is it’s orientation to the mail server its filtering for. What I mean by that is this: the service sits between the receiving mail server and the internet (all other sending servers). This is a Managed Service that CISS offers. How much it is managed is really up… Read More

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Windows 10 Edge Browser Windows Defender Closely Linked Together

Last Updated: 20th December, 2017, 12:31 PMThe first time I saw Edge browser I turned my nose up. There wasn’t one thing I liked about it; in fact, I couldn’t find anything about it that seemed worth any attention. At the time – and this was about 6 months after Windows 10 was first officially released – I thought it was extremely limited and barely functional. A lot has changed with Edge browser since then.

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Bitdefender: The Nuts and Bolts

Last Updated: 15th December, 2017, 7:38 AMBeginning Dec. 1, 2017 CISS proudly became a Bitdefender Reseller. I am very excited about this Anti-virus package for many reasons. Those reasons I’ll share with you here. The post might be a bit long because there’s a lot of information to share about this product it’s that good! I’ve sectioned things off so you can browse through and pick out the things that are most important to you. When I go looking for information about a product I’m often left a little unsatisfied because of a lack of information. So, you shouldn’t leave this page without a pretty good idea of this product.… Read More

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Retrieving Email Headers Message MS Outlook

Last Updated: 12th December, 2017, 6:20 PMI often ask for email headers when something phishy turns up in someone’s email messages. It’s really quite simple to get this information. Follow the steps below to accomplish this task. This applies to Outlook 2013 and  2016. Your mileage may vary if using a version older than these. Open the suspect message in it’s own windows by double-clicking on the message in question., Click on the File tab and then click on the properties button. When you perform #2 you’ll see another window open that look like this: As you can see in the image above there’s a section labeled Internet headers. Place your cursor in that area, hold… Read More

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