Marriott 500 Million Person Data Breach (Questions/Answers)

How Marriott Got Caught In A 500-Million Person Data Breach Were You Affected? (Your Questions Answered) What Do We Need To Know About The Marriott Breach? Another big corporation got hooked. This time it was Marriott International. They just revealed that their Starwood reservations database of 500 million customers was hacked and that the personal information of up to 327 million guests was st...

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Is Your Company Phone Line A Potential Security Risk?

It seems like every week, a new, high-profile data breach is in the news. Both national and international companies alike can be hacked at any time, putting clients and customers in danger of having their financial and personal information used by criminals. Likewise, breaches like these pose real threats to the stability of a company. Trust in a company’s brand, products, services, and overall ...

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6 Tips To Ensure Third-Party Security

Businesses of all types and sizes today must navigate a complex matrix of vendors and partners. In many cases, there is frequent sharing of data, including sensitive and proprietary information, that could be problematic if hacked or stolen. The advent of new technologies, including the Internet of Things, automation and cloud systems, make for the collection and sharing of information more acces...

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Top Data Breaches In The First Half Of November 2018

Data breaches never fail to stay at the top of news headlines, and these are news headlines that should be highly regarded if you are a business owner. According to the ID Theft Center, there were at least 1,579 breaches, which was a 44.7 percent increase from the year before. A Look at Early November 2018 Data Breaches The astounding uptick in data breaches is expected to continue as a trend fo...

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Options for Computer Network Installation Support for Companies in Toronto

Ensuring that your computer network is stable and working effectively is of primary concern to business leaders. From the security concerns that are lingering around every corner to the loss of productivity that happens when your network is not available, adequate computer network support and installation are crucial for today's always-on businesses. The level of connection between various platf...

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How to Use the Windows 10 Anniversary Update to Get Access From Anywhere

When the Windows 10 Anniversary Update came out, Microsoft continued the process to improve connectivity between devices, including a new feature, Project to this PC. Though it’s similar to a remote desktop, it allows the remote device to establish the connection through the Connect app. This allows you to project your phone or remote PC to your computer either through the use of Miracast techno...

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Why Choose Sysoft As Your Toronto IT Company?

Taking Care of Companies Just Like Yours Since 1991. Sysoft Computer Consultants Limited, a Toronto-based Canadian company, was founded in 1991 with a passion for creating manageable, cost-effective technology solutions for the business demands of small and medium-sized local companies. Our commitment to leveraging our technical and business expertise into solutions that positively impact the bot...

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Will The New Apple iPad Replace Small Business Computers?

Did you know that the new iPad Pro sports more powerful features than most entry-level laptops in stores today? Yes, the iPad is powerful but can it replace a computer? Is the iPad a tablet or a computer? This is a question that has been asked repeatedly since the iPad Pro was first released in 2015. With the debut of the latest iPad Pro in 2017 with the more robust iOS 11, improved multitaskin...

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Network and Server Support That You Can Trust in Toronto

Building your IT infrastructure begins with network administration that you can trust to provide an ongoing system of proactive governance. Finding a Toronto network management company can be challenging, especially when you consider all of the moving parts that go into your infrastructure. From ensuring that your Office 365 and other productivity software is licensed accurately to optimizing y...

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The Benefits of Layered Security and How It Can Improve Your Business

Professionals who specialize in cybersecurity realized long ago that there was no single way to protect a business from malicious attacks from hackers who were seeking to access their confidential information. While there are many different ways to protect your information, no one technique has ever been entirely successful. The key to providing the most effective cybersecurity protocols is to lay...

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