What Is The Dark Web And Why Is It A Threat To My Business?

what is the dark web

You’ve probably heard bad things about the dark web, or Darknet as it is sometimes called. With “dark” in the name, it even sounds scary… but do you know what the dark web actually is? In this post, we explain the what, where, and why of the dark web and how it might affect your…

Read More

Top 3 Holiday Cyber Safety Tips

holiday cyber safety purchasing

Read this before you do any more shopping this season! This year we encourage you, more than ever, to commit to holiday cyber safety. We’ve put together a shortlist of tips to serve as your guide. Be prepared to combat common scams out there so you can keep yourself, your business, and your family safe…

Read More

Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019: 10 Tips for Cyber Safety

tips for cyber safety and cybersecurity

Tech Tips from CoopSys – Episode 6: 10 Tips for Cyber Safety In this episode of Tech Tips from CoopSys we walk through our 10 tips for cyber safety list, which offers some simple tactics to help members of the online community to better protect themselves. People in the US spend as many as 12…

Read More

Multi-Factor Authentication 101

multifactor authentication 101

Tech Tips from CoopSys – Episode 5: Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) 101 and Introduction to Single Sign-On (SSO) This is episode 5 of Tech Tips from CoopSys, we discuss the multi-layered approach to authentication, as well as the concept of single sign-on. We know that you and your team might find passwords down-right annoying sometimes, so…

Read More

Top 5 Online Safety Tips For 2019 – Cyber Security For Business

cyber security for business 2019

Whether we’re talking cyber security for your personal life or cyber security for business, we know how daunting it can be to figure out your best options. That challenge is largely the product of our digital life and how it is becoming more and more complex and “always on”. Just the sheer quantity of hackers,…

Read More

Facebook Exposed Millions Of User Passwords By Mistake

Exposed Facebook credentials passwords

Facebook announced today that during a “routine security review” in January they uncovered a huge security issue: Well over 200 million users’ passwords were being stored in a “readable format” – plaintext – within their data storage systems. That wasn’t supposed to happen. What does this mean? When companies save your password, most of them…

Read More