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Cyber-Attack Takes Omni Hotels & Resorts Offline; Here’s How To Travel Safely

Another day, another cyber-attack! In early April, Omni Hotels & Resorts was the victim of a cyber-attack that brought down the entire IT system and led to a company-wide outage. The organization took immediate action and brought the entire network offline to isolate the issue, protect its data and prevent further damage from occurring. Unfortunately, […]

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AT&T Attack Reveals 73 Million Customer Records Exposed On The Dark Web

In a statement released by the largest telecommunications company in the United States, AT&T, they shared that they recently discovered a dataset for sale on the “dark web” that contained information for about 7.6 million current AT&T account holders and 65.4 million former users, totaling approximately 73 million affected accounts. AT&T shared that the data […]

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10 Things Great IT Providers Always Do

What sets high-quality, reliable IT support apart from mediocre or substandard support? Is it lower prices? Flat-fee service? At TechBldrs, we believe there are many deciding factors that separate even the good from the great providers, but when our clients switch from their old companies to us, we get the same feedback over and over. […]

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What Are the Benefits of a Wireless Site Survey?

In Philadelphia's metal and concrete jungle of high-rises and office buildings, it can be challenging for a wireless signal to get where it needs to be. It's no wonder terrible WiFi access is often listed among the most urgent challenges facing companies across the city.   For any business, ensuring efficient business operations is crucial. To […]

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Understanding Social Engineering in the Digital Age

It's an adage that, when it comes to security in general and cybersecurity in particular, humans are the weakest link. The phenomenon of social engineering takes advantage of this principle as hackers seek to con employees into accidentally sharing information or otherwise giving these criminals a foothold into your organization. Let's explore how social engineering […]

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Tips for Making Remote Meetings More Secure

Today, especially post-COVID, virtual meetings have become a mainstream part of business collaboration. Despite the ubiquity of remote work, many business owners and managers aren't particularly security-conscious when it comes to running web-based meetings compared to physical meetings. Fortunately, there are some basic steps you can take to start raising the cybersecurity level of your […]

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Keep Your Accounts Safe with Two-Step Verification

If you've spent any significant amount of time online, you know how frequently websites ask you to create an original username and secure password if you want to use their online services. However, an increasing number of sites are also asking for two-step verification. Whether you run a business and want to implement additional cybersecurity […]

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Why Antivirus Software Can’t Stop Ransomware

In today's modern digital world, installing top-rated antivirus software on your personal and business devices has become a no-brainer. Antivirus software is effective at detecting and blocking many different forms of malware, providing security for networking systems in general and individual devices in particular. However, there is one form of malware that can slip right […]

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Navigating Data Privacy Concerns Following Zoom's Updated Service Terms

Following the COVID-19 pandemic, Zoom became a massively used platform, with its number of daily meeting participants increasing by 50% at the start of the pandemic. Even 2+ years after the height of the coronavirus pandemic, Zoom.us still reported over 800 million site visitors in April 2023. However, the popular video conferencing application has come […]

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Tips for Catching a Phishing Scam Before It Catches You

For about as long as the Internet has been around, phishing attacks have been a problem. All it takes is a savvy scammer who spoofs the right email domain and targets the right person to steal personal information, hack accounts, and more. With phishing activities still prevalent today (with over 500 million attacks being reported […]

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Cybersecurity 101: Basics Every Employee Should Know

When it comes to keeping your business's data safe, one of the make-or-break points is the so-called "human factor." In other words, your employees. Many successful hacking attempts were made possible thanks to human error, meaning that a cybersecurity strategy that focuses solely on software, firewalls, etc. while failing to take the human element into […]

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Understanding IT Support: Why Every Modern Business Needs It

With nearly every part of the modern-day business world affected by information technology (IT), from processing transactions to communicating with disgruntled customers, having reliable, 24/7 tech support has become more important than ever. If you want your small business to remain fast, functional, and flexible in the contemporary digital economy, you need to enlist the […]

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