Spring Cleaning Time – For Your Data!

JohnMHoyt Apple, Backup Solutions, Business, Cloud Computing, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Computer Support, Linux, Mac, Microsoft, OS X, Sales, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

It’s that time again!  Time to do some spring cleaning! This is where millions of people spend hours or even days cleaning up their computers.  Wedding mail, files and other data in an attempt to simplify their life and to determine what is to be kept and what should be deleted. I suggest NOT cleaning. Sure, you can ORGANIZE, but …

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Just “deleting” a file could land you in prison #datasecurity

JohnMHoyt Computer Security, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Microsoft, Office, security Leave a Comment

Alrighty, that sounded bad… Deleting a file probably won’t land you in jail unless you are doing something illegal in the first place. The idiot who attempted to extort money with a “collar bomb” was most likely caught due to leaving a message on a USB flash drive that he had deleted files from. The ONLY safe way to remove …

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Deleting system files before you leave a job is not a nice thing to do, and likely illegal!

JohnMHoyt Android, Apple, Backup Solutions, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Homeland Secure IT, iPhone, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, security, Technology, Windows, Windows Server 2 Comments

I’ve said this before, but I think I will say it again. Should you leave a job and have personal files on your system, sure, by all means, delete your PERSONAL files, that’s okay, right? Maybe…  In fact, laws on the books that state that everything you do at work is property of the employer, however, I am not a …

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