Ransomware Attack Cripples Hospitals Across Great Britain: What You Can Learn From Their Mistakes

Ransomware Attack
Just how scary can a ransomware attack be? “Our hospital is down.” A ransomware attack targeting more than a dozen hospitals in England has crippled their ability to treat patients.  16 hospitals have had to cancel surgeries, divert patients, and even lost access to their phone system because of the cyber attack on Friday, May Read More

The Evolution of Litigation and the Internet of Things

Internet of Things
The Internet of Things legal woes Surely, you’ve received something in the mail (yes, things of interest and concern do show up in a non-electronic format these days) referencing a recall for something you own with the fine print including the word “defect.”  Cars come to mind as the most obvious item that gets subject Read More

Managed IT Services Relieve Frustrations at Monroe, NC Non-Profit

Managed IT Services Monroe, NC
“The best way to explain TNT and their work is that they exceed expectations…in ability, intelligence, dedication, customer care, responsiveness, etc.” Ashely Lantz, Turning Point Executive Director of TNT's managed IT services Turning Point is a non-profit based in Monroe, NC that aims to end domestic and sexual assault.  Executive director Ashley Lantz approached The Read More

Could a Whistle Disable Your Cell Phone?

Disable your cell phone
“Let’s hack and disable your cell phone.  Start whistling in three, two, one, GO!” Researchers at the University of Michigan and University of South Carolina claim to have discovered that music could be used to disable or, to a certain extent, even control some IoT devices.  The researchers say they were able, through sound waves, Read More