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Coastal Buzz

The latest technology news and what it means for you.

Don’t Get Caught in a Phishing Net
Jun 04, 2018

Phishing Blog Post
Like a puffer fish, phishing keeps expanding. New scams pop up almost daily and they’re getting more convincing. Whether you’re a business operator, an employee, or at home surfing the net, you can be targeted—and probably have been already.  +

Closed 10/06 after 12:00PM, Closed 10/07 – Emergency Service in Effect Until Further Notice
Oct 05, 2016

Please note that Coastal Computer Consulting, LLC will be CLOSED STARTING THURSDAY at 12:00PM NOON and will be CLOSED on FRIDAY 10/07 due to the impending hurricane. There will be NO SERVICE CALLS DURING THE STORM. +

Hurricane Matthew IT Alert - How to Protect Your Computers and Contact Us
Oct 05, 2016

In the first of a series of posts, we are providing information on how to prepare for the impending hurricane and how you will be able to communicate with us before, during and after the storm. Throughout the next 48 hours, and over the course of the next week, we will make additional posts to update you on service availability. +

We’re Using a New Antivirus – VIPRE
Aug 12, 2016

We’re using a new antivirus called VIPRE and we’ve been happy with the results so far. On a scan of 86 machines, VIPRE detected 187 infections, potentially unwanted software, and malware – all of which were not detected by the existing antivirus. +

What's Your Password Policy?
Mar 14, 2016

If you don’t know the answer to this question, your business could be at risk. In our recent posts, we’ve talked about measures that small businesses can take to protect their information and their assets. Having a strong password policy is one of the most important measures you can take to keep your business safe. +

Latest Malware: CryptoLocker - Protecting Your Business
Mar 02, 2016

Lately, the news has featured reports of the recent malware variant CryptoLocker, which is a particular type of malware known as ransomware. +

Feb 18, 2016

Visa has seen a significant increase in malicious remote access activity associated with unauthorized access to merchant Point-of-Sale (POS) environments via POS integrators. +