How Secure Is Your Key Management?

Benjamin Syn

When it comes to keeping our data and communications secure, we often think in general terms like encryption. However, the lynchpin that makes any

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The Ultimate Guide to Understanding a Network Infrastructure

Benjamin Syn

While computers are fantastic tools, what takes them to the next level is their ability to communicate. By itself, a computer is a fancy typewriter,

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Hunting Malware: Why It Takes Several Programs to Clean an Infection

Benjamin Syn

One of my favorite parts of my job is when I get an alert. Our antimalware web interface says something is on one of a clients' workstations. False alarm?

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Domain Name System: Your ISP Records Every Website You've Visited #FBF

Benjamin Syn

Originally published March 31, 2021 I feel old saying this, but do you remember phone books? We used to have these enormous books filled with phone

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Don't Be an Admin: Why Users Shouldn't Use Administrator Accounts

Benjamin Syn

We live in a dangerous era. Malware, spyware, RANSOMWARE! So many of us want to know what we can do to keep our computers safe. One of the best ways to

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Let's Get Physical … with Our Security

Benjamin Syn

With threats like phishing and ransomware, it's easy to imagine that all the dangers are coming from the internet. Often, however, where we are most

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(Pass)words to Live By

Benjamin Syn

We want simple passwords. They are easy to remember. We want to use something like "password." Or an easy sequence like "123456" or "qwerty." Perhaps we

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