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Heartbleed. Security Risk

  
  
  
  
  
  
HeartBleed Security Risk

4/11/2014 4:52 PM

Read the NEW UPDATE: From Mashable

Earlier this week information was released about a new vulnerability (CVE-2014-0160) in OpenSSL, the cryptography library that powers the vast majority of private communication across the Internet. This library is key to maintaining privacy between servers and clients, and confirming that Internet servers are who they say they are.

Farewell to Windows XP and Office 2003

  
  
  
  
  
  
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Tuesday marked an end of an era for Microsoft and Microsoft users alike, Windows XP era. After twelve years, Microsoft has decided to end providing security updates and support for the Windows XP line. The people most affected by this are businesses and federal agencies. Windows XP is considered to be the best operating system that Microsoft has produced since it launched on October 25, 2001. Microsoft has released multiple successors throughout the years: first was the loathed Windows Vista, quickly followed by Windows 7, and now Windows 8.

Endangered Species and Hackers: An Unlikely Pairing

  
  
  
  
  
  
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What’s the first thing that pops into your head when you hear the word “hacker”? Is it fraud, or identity thief, Anonymous, or The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo?  Well any of the answers above are probably correct; perhaps except for the last one. Now what’s the thing that pops into your head when you hear “endangered species”? Is it elephants, rhinos, tigers, poachers, or the black market? Once again all of the above are correct!

Wearable Technology: What is it? What's the big deal?

  
  
  
  
  
  
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There’s been a lot of chatter lately within the tech world about wearables. For those of you who aren’t aware or familiar with the term here’s a quick definition: a wearable is a mobile tech device that one can wear (i.e. glasses or a watch). People always wonder what is going to be the next big thing in technology or how much smaller (or mobile) can they make a computer. Some have even joked that soon we’ll be implanting computers into our brains. Well I’m here to tell you what’s next in the world of mobile devices and there will be no implanting anything into brains—at least not yet.

Outsourcing IT without Disrupting Business Continuity

  
  
  
  
  
  
Outsourcing IT in Boston

Given the huge importance of technology, IT management is the cornerstone of any modern business, but not every organization possesses the resources to develop an in-house IT solution that caters to their business needs.

Microsoft’s Office 365 vs. Google Apps for Business: Security

  
  
  
  
  
  
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Office 365 v. Google Apps: Security

Microsoft’s Office 365 vs. Google Apps for Business: Introduction

  
  
  
  
  
  
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Microsoft’s Office 365 vs. Google Apps: Introduction

How to Protect Your Company From Cyber Crime

  
  
  
  
  
  
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How secure are your small business assets from fraud, identity theft and cybercrime?

Wanted: Technical Client Services Representative (Full-Time) (Boston)

  
  
  
  
  
  
Technical Client Services

NSK Inc. is an IT consulting firm in Boston. We specialize in providing IT support to small and medium size business environment. We provide high quality technical solutions to our clients by employing the BEST candidates who understand the importance of strong client relations as well as technical expertise.  

Currently we are looking to fill a new position with our company, “Technical Client Services Representative” the Client Services Representative is an important piece of our never-ending goal to provide strong relationships with our clients as well as keeping our client networks current and efficient.

 



Net Neutrality: Internet Censorship Should We Worry?

  
  
  
  
  
  
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For those of you who are not aware of Net Neutrality and are questioning why does it concern you; this blog post will answer those questions for you and questions that you haven’t asked yet.

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