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Why Home Routers Don’t Work For Businesses

This past Christmas, a hacker reportedly stumbled upon a back door to Linksys and Netgear DSL modems that allow an attacker to reset the router’s configuration and gain Admin access. Not good!

Some routers have this “back door” open to the local computer network while others are open to the Internet side of things, opening up users of these devices to remote Internet attacks.

Knock Down The Walls That Block Communication

by Dr. Nido Qubein

To be a successful executive you must know how to knock down walls. I don’t mean the walls of brick and steel that hold up buildings; I mean the bureaucratic barriers that hold up communication.

In many companies, communication flows through narrow channels, usually from the top down — chimneys of power, they’re called.

Kaspersky, six others top malware removal tests

Sometimes, a client may ask why we recommend one virus program over another. It all comes down to protection. We recommend Kaspersky for virus and malware protection. They constantly get top honors when independent labs test virus protection products.

PC World has the results of a recent test here.

Don’t “Love” Spending Money On New Servers, Backup Devices And IT Upgrades?

As hurtful as it feels to us, we know that no one likes spending money on IT. Sure we all want our laptops, e-mail and applications secure, running fast and readily available 24x7x365, but your friends aren't going to visit your office and oooh and ahhhh over your new server, and it certainly won't provide you hours of entertainment or bragging rights at your next high school reunion.