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Just what is "cybersecurity" anyway?

Phil Scattergood · 03 May 2019

Hackers? Brandjacking? Phishing? Data Breaches? Cybercrime? If you haven't come across these terms in recent times, don’t worry. The unfortunate news is that these very real threats are making their way into everyday life, and as we adopt technology into the way we do life, the threats do become real. 

So, what are these threats? And, what can you do to steer clear of them? In this series of articles, we’re going to give you a basic overview of what the threats are and how to stay safe. 

The first thing to realize is that all these cyber-threats aren’t as scary as they sound. Yes, they are the activity of malicious hackers who want to steal as much from you as they can, but with a few simple steps, you can teach yourself, your family and your business colleagues to stay “cyber safe”.  

Travel with us as we look at online security for home, and for business. We’re going to try to keep it simple, as it's a subject that can stretch far and wide. But if you have any questions or any security issues, please contact us and we will be more than happy to help! 

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Phil Scattergood

Phil Scattergood

Hi, I’m Phil With almost 20 years in Tech Support, I’m passionate about helping people demystify technology. Technology in your terms is the way I like to think. I love what I do, who I do it with, and who I do it for. As an avid fan of motorcycling, kayaking, and traveling, I'm often on the move. But that doesn't stop me from getting the job done. I love the idea of cloud-computing, working from anywhere, and teaching others to do the same. I believe in old-fashioned customer service, which means being available, talking to people, taking the time to understand the issues that people have, and then helping them get it right. If you have questions about the technology that you are using, feel free to send them through. I don’t always have the answers, but I certainly can help you find them!

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