Happy Easter from all of us at Homeland Secure IT

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For those of you reading our blog in email, you are receiving this a day late and a dollar short, but the sentiment is the same. The staff at Homeland Secure IT want to wish you a very happy Easter. We hope you were able to spend time with your family, and that you know that the real meaning behind …

SECURE IT ALERT: Microsoft to unleash updates for April that address 4 critical vulnerabilities

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Secure IT Alert for Thrusday, April 05, 2012 Coming your way right after Easter – Security updates from Microsoft! This information is from the Microsoft Security Advance Notification for April 2012: ******************************************************************** Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for April 2012 Issued: April 5, 2012 ********************************************************************   This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release …

SECURE IT ALERT: Update OS X Java to Avoid Spreading Mac Malware

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Secure IT Alert for Thursday, April 05, 2012 This is courtesy of the WatchGuard Security Center.  We are happy to partner with WatchGuard to provide firewall and security solutions. Call us at 864.990.4748 if we can be of service!   Update OS X Java to Avoid Spreading Mac Malware by Corey Nachreiner Summary: This vulnerability affects: OS X 10.7.x (Lion) and …

D-Link Silver VIP Partner

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D-Link is a maker of high quality business and home network equipment, from IP security cameras to switches and wireless access points. We are happy to be a D-Link VIP Partner providing sales and support of all D-Link products here in Greenville and Upstate SC!

Homeland Secure IT will be closed on Good Friday!

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Our technicians will be on-call, but our offices will be closed. Please do not hesitate to call our cells or email us, or even leave a voice mail message on the main 864-990-4748 number (we will all get it) if you require priority computer service or repair. We sure don’t want to see your entire network be down because your …

Cisco Select Certified SMB Partner

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Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Since the company’s inception in 1984, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 67,647 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions. We are a Cisco SMB Select Partner, offering …

Are you creative? I need a new name for this blog… Inquire within =)

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Alrighty…  If you would like to help name this blog, please reply here, send me a note on facebook, twitter, or email, or catch me in person. The “Blog-o-Rama” name was something to fill the space, but now that we have been here a while, and are getting hundreds, sometimes thousands of hits a day with subscribers, and regular visitors, …

Computer Crash! The Worst Kind…

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This is a picture taken just a couple hours ago of the front of “Computers and More”, a computer repair, service and sales place in Holland Michigan…. Thankfully nobody was injured! I guess the driver needs to learn about BACKUP.  Oh my, I crack me up. The original article is over HERE.

PSA: International Internet Spring Cleaning Day is TODAY!

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It’s that time of year again when ISPs (Internet Service Providers)  all around the world perform their yearly maintenance, call it “Spring Cleaning” if you will.If you have been living under a rock and missed the stories on the news and the countless emails flying around for the last week or so, then this may come as a total surprise …