Endpoint Security

Lenovo and Absolute Shield Laptops, Protect Data on the Go
Mark Grace
Lenovo and Absolute Shield Laptops, Protect Data on the Go

In 2017, there was an all-time high of 1,765 data breaches with 2.6 billion records compromised. While this year isn’t quite tracking to that number so far, it’s impossible to predict what the second half of 2018 will bring. Cyberattack trends vary from one year to the next. Case in point, we haven’t seen the large-scale ransomware attacks that were so painful throughout 2017 during this calendar year. But...

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Absolute Offers New Ways to Manage Windows User Profiles
Jason Short
Absolute Offers New Ways to Manage Windows User Profiles

“A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.” We’ve all heard this saying and unfortunately, most of us have also heard it applied to IT security as the chain with users as the weak link. Protecting data from the actions of users – whether intentional or not – has long been one of the greatest challenges IT pros face. Whether it’s via phishing emails, remote work habits...

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5 Back-to-School Security Tips for K-12
Juanma Rodriguez
5 Back-to-School Security Tips for K-12

It’s back-to-school season and while students and their families shop for new clothes, backpacks and school supplies, teachers and administrators are also busy outfitting their schools with tools to support a productive and safe school year. There’s no question technology is a core component for creating powerful learning environments. Seventy-five percent of teachers today use technology in their classrooms on a daily basis. But with technology adoption comes risks...

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How to Succeed in the Digital Healthcare Frontier
Josh Mayfield
How to Succeed in the Digital Healthcare Frontier

Healthcare is data. To effectively treat patients and create new forms of care, information must be shared, analyzed, and transmitted across several devices, among a number of healthcare professionals, insurance providers and other third parties. The sensitive nature of this personal information has long made healthcare an attractive target to cyber criminals while the complex nature of the industry creates continued struggles to protect the data, as frequent data...

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3 Cybersecurity Tips for Summer Travel
Jo-Ann Smith
3 Cybersecurity Tips for Summer Travel

Just because you might be taking a vacation this summer doesn’t mean cyber thieves will do the same. As you and your company’s users prepare to close out your summer travel – for leisure or for work – it’s important to take a few simple precautions that will go a long way in the protection of your data, and your employers. Remember, the hospitality industry is a popular target...

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