Computer user endpoint security

Computer Backup Types and Strategies

    Have you ever deleted by mistake really important old family photos from your computer, the only copies you have left because of originals vanished from time? Have you ever reformatted a hard disk when you meant to format an external drive? Have you ever typed "Y" when you meant "N" and then it was too late? Have you ever overwritten a file by mistake? How about accidentally installing the software you later found you really did not want (aka malicious)? This was the times when you thought “if I only could reverse time and correct my mistake…”. Well, you could of if you would have a... Read More

Passwords

Summary

All passwords are breakable and the time to break it depends on the strength of the password and the number of allowed attempts.



Follow these 6 simple step to improve your password management.


STEP 1. Create one very strong password that nobody knows and you remember it. 

The strong password should contain:

More than 12 characters total
6 complex characters (2 digits, 2 special symbols, 2 upper cases)
Longer passwords are better than more complex. Take a phrase, then take first letters, substitute some... Read More

Computer Security

    Security and convenience are often used as opposites but finding a good balance between these two is quite an achievable task if you know what options you have and what risks you are facing. Endpoint security is the process of securing the various endpoints on a network, often defined as end-user devices such as laptops, and desktop PCs. With more and more people working remotely end-point security becomes increasingly important.
    There are multiple levels and, depending on your requirements, more security layers always can be added. Every new level of added security though... Read More