Are Updates to Your Computer’s Security Really That Important?

Are Updates to Your Computer’s Security Really That Important?

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, Computer Security

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If you’re used to dismissing those update notifications on your computer, you could be putting yourself at risk for malware and viruses.

With the ever-growing advancement in technology seemingly making our lives easier, unfortunately it can still lead us to being susceptible to threats from ever evolving hackers and scammers. This is ever true in the case of computer security, where people tend to ignore computer security updates.  If you are accustomed to dismissing those update notifications, you need to reconsider that practice. Applying software updates is one of the most important things you can do with your computer. In fact, if you don’t do it, you’re very likely going to get some kind of malware in your system and even get hijacked.

What is Mobile Security Monitoring and What Does it Offer?

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, Security, Technology

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The basic idea of mobile security monitoring is that security can be convenient and accessible, while still being effective.  Is it right for your business?

You’re probably well aware of the Hollywood portrayal of security camera systems.  There’s usually one man, alone in a room, watching a multitude of screens at once.  However, in 2017, that image is not relevant.  That’s because we’ve upgraded security cameras to IP security cameras, which can easily be accessed from one screen.  However, there is also the option of viewing these tapes outside of the office.  Mobile security monitoring is the future of surveillance–here’s how it can help you.

Is it Possible For Malware to Travel Through Your Router?

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, Computer Security, Technology

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More often than not, your entire business functions on just a few routers.  Concern over malware and viruses is completely valid.

If you have a business, you know that malware and viruses can be completely devastating to your digital world.  More often than not, your entire business functions on just a few routers.  Concern over malware and viruses is completely natural and valid.  And it’s understandable that you have serious questions about whether or not your router can house malware, spreading it throughout your business.  Worried you may be at risk?  Read on to learn more about how malware can affect your router.

Signs of Commercial Theft and How to Prevent It

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, Infrastructure Management, Security

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Whenever someone enters your property, there is always a risk of theft.

Commercial theft is one of the biggest problems plaguing businesses throughout the country. Whenever someone enters your property, there is always a risk of theft. If you are concerned about commercial theft at your office building, here are some tips for preventing it from occurring.

Why is VoIP Taking the Tech World by Storm?

Written by SOS Tech Group on . Posted in Blog, VoIP

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What exactly is VoIP (or voice over internet protocol) and why are so many businesses switching over to it?

VoIP is one of the latest buzzwords that is taking the technology world by storm. Whether or not you know what it is, we are sure that you have heard it, seen an advertisement for a product using it, or wondered what all the fuss is about. What exactly is VoIP (or voice over internet protocol) and why are so many businesses switching over to it?

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