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Google studies effects of leaked logins

Google studies effects of leaked logins

Passwords are your first line of defense against hackers. But over the years, they have developed plenty of methods to steal them. To gain a deeper understanding of how cybercriminals operate, Google analyzed the causes of leaked login credentials. Here are the results.

Bob Coppedge’s 2017 Reading List

November 30th, 2017

Back in 2016, I realized that I wasn’t spending enough time reading, and decided that I’d commit to reading one book a month.  And I tried writing a quick review on this blog, in a way to keep me honest.

Well, I only kept up with the reviews for about a year, but thankfully I kept up with the reading.

Free Office Webinar – Stupid Holiday Tricks

November 29th, 2017

Do you want to send emails filled with snowflakes and snowmen? How about adding some holly to those important Word documents? We’ll have some fun at this webinar and show you how you can add graphics and formatting to your Office documents. These tips and tricks aren't just for the holidays, you can use the same functionality all year long for "real work.

Categorizing IT for Business – Inspiration from Connectwise

November 12th, 2017

Information Technology (IT) is a critical resource (and potential vulnerability) to all organizations.  Often in the SMB (Small to Medium Business) there’s a gap between and organizations collection of IT resources and management’s understanding of IT.  I've put together a new tool to help non-IT management to understand their IT through categorization.

Let the Christmasapalooza begin!

November 1st, 2017

October is done.  Let the Christmas onslaught of sales, specials, music, ale, bath soaps, tattoos, movies, scents, limericks, plays, concerts, meals, parties, ornaments and I’m sure one new form of malware, begin.

Last week we had the good fortune of participating at the Ohio CPA organizations annual “Cleveland Accounting Show” at the IX Center.

Webinar: Internal IT staff or Managed Services? Why not both!

November 1st, 2017

Internal IT staff or Managed Services?
Hint:  It isn’t an “Either Or” decision.
Managed Services for an organization that already has an internal IT staff?  Historically that’s been the recipe for disaster.  Learn more at our free webinar on Tuesday, November 7th.

Free Seminar: A CEO’s Survival Guide to Information Technology

November 1st, 2017

Learn the highlights from my upcoming book at our free Executive Seminar on November 15th.
A CEO’s Survival Guide to Information Technology
That’s the working title of my book.  I’m pretty sure it’ll be out early next year (it has taken a lot more time than I thought it would).  The focus is laid out in the first paragraph:

Here’s the deal.

Simplex-IT’s Annual Geek Raffle!

October 31st, 2017

 We're doing it again this year folks!  It's one of our favorite times of the year, the Geek Raffle!
You won’t win a geek, but you will have a great time and your participation will help Hattie Larlham, a local non-profit organization helping people with developmental disabilities.

Simplex-IT welcomes Korrey Hull!

Greetings and Salutations! My name is Korrey Hull, and I am the newest edition to the tech team here at Simplex-IT. Before Simplex-IT, I worked in the IT department of a community based company that offered a variety of services. My primary responsibilities were to provide server support along with assuring the end users were connected and happy.

Introduction to Project Online – FREE Webinar

October 31st, 2017

Do you need to get a handle on the projects you have going on? Project Online can help! With the right setup, Project Online can help you get the answers you’re looking for, such as: Is my project over budget? And better yet, WHY is my project over budget? Who is available to work on this new project? When will that other project be done? Why do we seem to run into the same problems with projects over and over again?

Project Online is a great tool for managing projects.