What are some amazing facts about cyber security in 2022?

I’ve consulted on cybersecurity with companies as large as 70,000 employees here in MD and DC over the last decade. And one of the worries I see in companies big and small is their fear of data breaches. 27.9% of businesses experience data breaches each year, and 9.6% of those who suffer a breach go […]

What is an API? | Quick Definition

What is an API?

Intro With a few clicks on a desktop or device, one can buy, sell or publish anything, anytime. Exactly how does it happen? How does information get from right here to there? The unrecognized hero is the API. What is an API? API stands for an APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACE.  An API expresses a software component, […]

What Do You Need To Know About Operating Systems?

infographic of different operating systems

What Do You Need To Know About Operating Systems? Table of Contents Let’s take a minute to help you better understand your operating system. The operating system is the most fundamental program that runs on your computer.  It serves as the basis for how everything else works. What is an operating system? An operating system […]

How Can You Use USB Drives Safely in 2022?

USB drives are popular for storing and transporting data, but some of the characteristics that make them convenient also introduce security risks. What security risks are associated with USB drives? Because USB drives, sometimes known as thumb drives, are small, readily available, inexpensive, and extremely portable, they are popular for storing and transporting files from […]

How Can You Use Your Web Browser Safely in 2022?

Let’s take a minute to talk about better understanding Your Computer, specifically Web Browsers. Web browsers allow you to navigate the internet.  There are a variety of options available, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs. How do web browsers work? A web browser is an application that finds and displays […]

Is Snapchat secured privacy-wise?

Let’s talk a little bit about company privacy in general first… Companies store a ton of data. You know this. Everyone knows this. But we’re not always happy about the kinds of data they store. We rightfully get pretty touchy when we hear our address, credit card number, mental health inquiries, or private conversations are just hanging out […]