Entries by PCX Technologies

Why and how to lock down user access

Data breaches are on the rise across the business world. Are you at risk of a loss that can put you out of business? Make sure you’re following good user access controls to protect your data, reduce your risks, and get your employees to buy into security.

The complete guide to phishing attacks

Discover what phishing attacks are and how these cybersecurity threats can damage your small business. Also, learn seven simple and effective ways to keep these malicious email campaigns at bay, including using training, email encryption and antivirus programs.

The 4 things you need for password security

Many cyberattacks are only successful because companies fail to encourage employees to create, store and manage passwords the right way. SMB owners would be wise to close the password security gap. Here are 4 steps that all employees should follow to ensure they are maximizing their password security.

6 of our favorite Chrome extensions

Well-designed Chrome extensions make your browsing experience better. We’re talking optimal functionality and performance. In fact, many feature user-friendly interfaces with robust customization options. Here are some of the extensions that work particularly well on the job.

Build your own BYOD policy

Are you struggling with employees bringing their own devices to work? Get step-by-step instructions for creating a BYOD (“bring your own device”) policy. These are the best practices for creating a BYOD policy, including acceptable use policy and BYOD wipe policy if a device is lost or stolen.

The worst possible business router setup

When setting up your business router, it’s essential to avoid several crucial mistakes. These include overloading your router, not making security a priority, and using poorly located access points. It’s also important not to use a default channel or underestimate the costs.

5 things a business laptop must have

When searching for a business laptop, there are so many options that your head might spin. Choices for screen resolution, ports and batteries can be confusing. Just follow these tips to learn about features your new business laptop absolutely must have.