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Email Hackers Steal Home Downpayments

If you are in the process of buying a home, you have probably been privy to the rigorous financial probing of getting a mortgage in these post-financial crisis times. Yes, it’s an invasive process and it feels more than a…

Does Your IT Department Support Your Company’s Innovation?

You are an innovator. You like changing workflow to make things easier, quicker or more cost-efficient. You’re the model of excellence for your company or organization, your boss gives your great reviews, your co-workers like you. There is just one…

Are You Still Running Windows XP Post Security Patch?

Fact: Zero Day has passed. Windows is no longer supporting Windows XP. Ok, maybe just this one time… Microsoft went ahead and released a patch for CVE-2014-1776, the potential security vulnerability. The potential for bad press was far greater than dusting…

Heartbleed Bug – Protect Yourself and Your Website

Don’t panic. The media frenzy surrounding the Heartbleed Bug is in response to legitimate hackers finding a security breach and thanks in part to that same media frenzy, the exposed issues are being patched and handled in a very efficient…

Chad Holstead Featured In Tech Page One Article, BYOD

President of BKS Systems, Chad Holstead, was featured in an article published on Dell’s Tech Page One about BYOD and associated security risks. BYOD (bring your own device) is a growing concern in companies because of the security (or lack…

Be Alert For Online Order Email Scams

As always, you should be aware of the emails that are sent to your accounts and immediately delete ones that appear suspicious. Due to a recent string of malicious emails, we alert you to be specifically aware of emails claiming…

Signs that it is time to upgrade your network server

Technology moves pretty fast these day. Think about the lifecycle of your car or the way you play music. Everything changes and although you might be able to bring that car to the mechanic a dozen times or so, at…

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