Monitor the dark web with 365 Sentinel

The dark web: How to monitor and implement security protocols

Michael Anderson IT Best Practices, IT Managed Services, IT Security, Ransomware

If you think the regular web is dark, you don’t want to see the dark web. It may be time to proactively monitor your organization’s email addresses and domains to ensure you’re not already on the dark web and implement security protocols to ensure you never end up there. The dark web is not indexed by Internet search engines; instead, …

Privacy Policy - data breach

“Does your company have a privacy policy?”

Michael Anderson IT Best Practices, IT Managed Services, IT Security

OPC publishes 2019 Canadian survey results on privacy-related issues Canadian businesses have generally embraced protecting their clients’ data. But, according to the results of new survey from the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, there’s still some work to do. The survey of 1,003 Canadian businesses on privacy-related issues, was conducted by Phoenix Strategic Perspectives from Nov. 29 to Dec. 19, 2019 …

Is your home router secure?

Make sure your home router isn’t putting your work security at risk

Michael Anderson IT Best Practices, IT Security

Working from home doesn’t mean you’re home free. Look no further than the deceptively unassuming home router. Now that many of us have set up home offices, we’re using a home router not only for personal use, but also to conduct business. This can be dangerous, as the network security in your home office is most likely not as secure …

Microsoft Bookings

Microsoft Bookings: a simple way to manage and schedule appointments

Michael Anderson Cloud, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Bookings

Microsoft Bookings helps you spend less time scheduling and more time meeting with customers. If you run a small- to medium-sized business that provides services by appointment, Microsoft Bookings is an online app that can help you manage them. It’s available with Microsoft 365 Business Standard and Business Premium subscriptions – there’s no need to pay extra for online scheduling …