Are you afraid of social media?

JohnMHoyt Android, Apple, Business, Cisco, Connectivity, Homeland Secure IT, iPad, iPhone, Microsoft, Mobile, Sales, Social Media, Technology, Trend Micro, WatchGuard Leave a Comment

I have a hard time trusting people who are not active and open on social media. My perception is that they are hiding something… What are some reasons for NOT using social media to connect with people and share either your personal or business life (or in my case, both)??? Reasons people might abstain from being social on the internet: …

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From the WatchGuard Security Center: Don’t be a target – Anticipate and Monitor for APT Activity

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Security, Connectivity, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Partners, Sales, Secure IT Alert, security, WatchGuard Leave a Comment

Every once in a while I will find a blog post that is just wish everyone knew about… Here’s one that was posted on the WatchGuard Security Center site, stolen  borrowed in its entirety. You can find the original post at this link HERE…. — Our security predictions for 2012 forecasted that the class of targeted attacks known at APTs …

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Wish your business had the servers of a Fortune 500 company? You can! #hacked

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Microsoft, Secure IT Alert, security, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

For a price, you can have access to a Fortune 500 server and network according to an article on krebsonsecurity.com. In the article, they explain hackers are creating a virtual services network of their own, using exploited / compromised / hacked systems sitting inside the corporate networks of Fortune 500 companies. But it is not just the big corporations that …

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Hang onto your hats, IPv6 is going live! World IPv6 Launch Day is upon us!

JohnMHoyt Android, Apple, broadband, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Linux, Microsoft, Technology, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

We’ve waited with baited breath, through speculation and testing, and finally, the day has come for IPv6 to be enabled globally. That’s right, in just a few hours, the World IPv6 Launch will take place! There will be lots of fanfare, fireworks and world-wide celebration, and the internet will suddenly run better than it ever has!!!! Okay, so maybe you won’t …

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Security breach at University of Nebraska may have exposed financial records

JohnMHoyt Apple, Backup Solutions, Business, Cisco, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Linux, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, security, SonicWALL, Symantec, WatchGuard, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Last week, a security breach at the University of Nebraska resulted in hackers having gained potential access to the (financial and personal) records of 650,000 students, alumni, parents and university employees. The security breach was discovered by a staff member and quickly remedied, however, at this point in time it is not known exactly what information, if any, was actually …

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Is your business computer network ready for IPv6?

JohnMHoyt Apple, broadband, Business, Cisco, Computer Sales, Computer Service, Computer Support, Connectivity, Homeland Secure IT, IP Surveillance, Linux, Mac, Microsoft, Partners, Sales, SonicWALL, Technology, VoIP (Voice over IP), WatchGuard, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

Get ready for a slew of IPv6 news topics because World IPv6 Launch is right around the corner (June 6th, 2012). This means that a boat-load of ISPs will be flipping the switch and enabling IPv6 permanently on or before this magic date. A quick google search for IPv6 news will turn up lots of articles posted in the last few …

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SonicWALL Security Partner

JohnMHoyt Apple, Backup Solutions, broadband, Business, Cloud Computing, Computer Sales, Computer Security, Homeland Partners, Licensing, Microsoft, Partners, Sales, security, SonicWALL, Windows Server Leave a Comment

SonicWALL is committed to improving the performance and productivity of businesses of all sizes by engineering the cost and complexity out of running a secure network. Our award-winning solutions include network security, secure remote access, email and content security, and backup and recovery. Homeland Secure IT is happy to be able to provide your Greenville or Upstate SC area business …

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WatchGuard Technologies Registered Partner

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We’re a WatchGuard Technologies Registered Partner offering sales, installation and support of all WatchGuard security products and services including firewall, email and web security, data loss prevention and UTM and various other small business security solutions. For more information, please call 864.990.4748 or use our CONTACT form. Share and Enjoy:

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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! Share and Enjoy:

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Cisco Select Certified SMB Partner

JohnMHoyt Business, Cisco, Computer Security, Homeland Partners, Homeland Secure IT, IP Surveillance, Licensing, Partners, Sales, security, Technology, VoIP (Voice over IP) Leave a Comment

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 …

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