Contact Us! 469-272-0777

LiveZilla Live Help
 

AspireTech Blog

AspireTech has been serving the Mansfield area since 1999 , providing IT Support such as technical helpdesk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

How You Should Judge Potential Password Management Programs

How You Should Judge Potential Password Management Programs

Passwords are hard to remember - there’s no denying that. However, there is also no denying how important it is to use different ones for each account, all sufficiently complex, and all the rest. The point is, a lot of people use bad password practices because (to be frank) good password practices are too intimidating. There has to be some kind of acceptable middle ground… right?

Continue reading
0 Comments

Use These Best Practices to Create Secure Passwords

Use These Best Practices to Create Secure Passwords

It’s one thing to implement password security for your business, but another entirely to convince your users that it’s for the best in regards to network security, rather than implementing it as an annoyance to them. Your organization should make using new passwords and best practices as easy as possible to expedite the security process.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Don’t Be Fooled When Scammers Threaten to Spill a Dirty Little Secret

Don’t Be Fooled When Scammers Threaten to Spill a Dirty Little Secret

What would you do if a stranger claimed to have compromising webcam footage of you and threatened to share it with your contacts? A new, very convincing email scam is making some users very nervous.

Continue reading
0 Comments

3 Ways Your Business Can Prioritize Data Security

3 Ways Your Business Can Prioritize Data Security

In the wake of the Equifax data breach, which placed the personal information of 143 million users at risk, the issue of data security is at the forefront of social consciousness. Your organization needs to go about its daily business as if it will experience a data breach at any given moment. This involves looking at the worst-case scenario, and planning for it so that you’re never caught unaware.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Chances Are, Your Employees Care More for Convenience Than Network Security

Chances Are, Your Employees Care More for Convenience Than Network Security

Security is a top concern for anyone that utilizes the Internet. The problem for businesses is that the average employee probably doesn’t care much for your security practices, and it can be challenging to get them to comply without upsetting them.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Tip of the Week: Make Your Password Rhyme Every Time

b2ap3_thumbnail_security_for_your_passwords_400.jpgPassword security is quite the conundrum. We want our passwords to be easy to remember, but the problem is that passwords that are easy to remember are often simple and insecure. Therefore, it becomes a best practice to use complicated passwords with both upper and lower-case letters, numbers, and symbols to compensate. The “passpoem” might resolve this issue in the most obvious way.

Continue reading
0 Comments

When it Rains, it Pours – Keep Your Cloud-Based Data Safe

b2ap3_thumbnail_keep_cloud_data_safe_400.jpgDo you see those black clouds culminating on the horizon? They represent the possibility that hackers will gain access to your cloud storage. Though it is protected a number of ways, it will not stop an experienced hacker. To them, your defenses are as transparent as those thin, wispy, cirrus clouds that are so welcome on a boiling hot summer day.

Continue reading
0 Comments

What is your Identity Worth to You?

Your identity has quite a lot of value, especially in the wrong hands. Security firm ZoneAlarm put together some numbers in 2011 concerning identity fraud, and it even shocked us. Let's talk about a few of these statistics and what it means.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Mobile? Grab this Article!

QR-Code

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Best Practices Cloud Business Computing Network Security Hosted Solutions Privacy Productivity Hackers Email Innovation Internet Mobile Devices Efficiency VoIP Malware Backup Google Data Data Backup Workplace Tips Microsoft communications Business Software IT Support IT Services Disaster Recovery Data Recovery Hardware User Tips Outsourced IT Business Continuity Smartphones Cybersecurity Phishing Managed IT Services Productivity Internet of Things Cloud Computing Communication Collaboration Small Business Android Managed IT Services Upgrade Miscellaneous Network Computer Server Browser Saving Money Gadgets Business Management Smartphone Tech Term BDR Windows Windows 10 Ransomware IT Support Save Money Artificial Intelligence Mobile Device Chrome Social Media Automation Users Cybercrime Windows 10 Computers Mobility BYOD Microsoft Office Virtualization Holiday Passwords Bandwidth Social Engineering Mobile Device Management Training Office 365 Office Managed IT Spam Telephone Systems Encryption Quick Tips Employer-Employee Relationship Facebook Networking Windows 7 Operating System Avoiding Downtime Information Managed Service Blockchain Wi-Fi Managed Service Provider Recovery Information Technology Remote Monitoring Data Breach Firewall Two-factor Authentication Router Data Security How To Wireless Remote Work Mobile Computing History Applications Word Data Protection Compliance Servers Paperless Office Health Meetings Business Technology App Software as a Service Proactive IT Vendor Management Redundancy Telephone System Help Desk Website Human Resources Application Gmail VPN Patch Management Alert Settings Mouse Big Data Business Intelligence Money Hacking Access Control Private Cloud Infrastructure IT Management Analysis Document Management Google Drive Data Management Mobile Office File Sharing Sports Connectivity Remote Computing Lithium-ion battery Government User Error Budget WiFi Law Enforcement Risk Management Marketing Office Tips Hacker Biometrics Apps Machine Learning Manufacturing Managed Services Provider Education Voice over Internet Protocol Identity Theft Downtime The Internet of Things Data Storage Virtual Private Network Staff Vulnerability Bring Your Own Device Display Cryptocurrency Business Owner HaaS Environment Workers Going Green Network Congestion Botnet Employee/Employer Relationship Apple Internet Exlporer Augmented Reality Comparison IT Plan Cleaning Hard Drives Save Time eWaste Public Cloud Streaming Media IT solutions Virtual Reality Unsupported Software Work/Life Balance OneNote Entertainment Shadow IT Safety Healthcare Social Virtual Assistant HIPAA Digital Signage GDPR Telephony Saving Time CES Update Smart Tech Keyboard Data loss YouTube USB Black Market Procurement Cables Google Docs DDoS Content Management Spam Blocking Humor Robot Content Filtering Solid State Drive Wireless Technology Retail Processor Credit Cards Professional Services Data storage Vendor Scam SaaS Project Management Fraud Value Windows Server 2008 Fax Server Password Running Cable Strategy Computer Fan Monitor Security Cameras Managed IT Service Backup and Disaster Recovery Printing MSP Default App Authentication Consultant Internet exploMicrosoft Legal Uninterrupted Power Supply Contracts Printer RMM Amazon Web Services Tablets Smart Office Regulations Password Manager Safe Mode FENG Business Analytics Cryptomining Personal Proactive Maintenance Nanotechnology Best Available Advertising Current Events User Remote Laptop Administrator Smart Devices Online Shopping Business Mangement Virtual Desktop Travel Accountants Relocation Smartwatch Using Data Database Business Cost Remote Worker Remote Maintenance Specifications Excel Electronic Medical Records Knowledge Flash Managing Stress Emails Tech Support Video Conferencing Touchpad Microchip Virtual Machine Evernote Memory Students Recycling Employee Window 10 PDF Digitize Wiring IT Infrastructure Millennials Devices Bloatware Software Tips IT Consultant Sync Instant Messaging Webinar Supply Chain Management Search Engine Hypervisor Wireless Charging Criminal Distribution IoT Root Cause Analysis Wearable Technology Operations IT Assessment Investment Workforce Thought Leadership Entrepreneur Physical Security Leadership Bluetooth IT solutions Managed Services Bing Fiber-Optic Electronic Health Records Maintenance Logistics iPhone Google Search Projects OneDrive E-Commerce ROI Telecommuting Content Filter Charger Skype Covid-19 Social Networking Insurance Hosted Solution Screen Mirroring Files Net Neutrality Computing Notifications Copiers NarrowBand Camera Storage Unified Threat Management HBO webinar Start Menu Peripheral Shortcuts SharePoint Employee/Employer Relationships Unified Communications HVAC Shortcut Biometric Security Practices Cast Colocation ISP Distributed Denial of Service Fiber Optics Development Printers Windows Server 2008 R2 Science Addiction Computer Care Frequently Asked Questions Conferencing Mobile Windows 10s eCommerce Bitcoin Theft Enterprise Content Management Customer Relationship Management Proactive 5G Multi-Factor Security Hosted Computing Computing Infrastructure File Versioning Trend Micro Best Practice Messaging Chromecast Windows 8 Cache Programming Samsung Tip of the week Antivirus Batteries Cortana Password Management Customer Service Shopping Remote Monitoring and Maintenance OLED Trending Inventory Multiple Versions SMS IT service Hard Drive Tablet Wireless Internet WIndows 7 Tools Digital Signature Audit Outlook Remote Workers Google Apps NIST Restore Data IaaS Social Network Line of Business Cabling Lifestyle Analyitcs Transportation Data Warehousing End of Support AI Warranty Domains Azure Amazon Wire