Chrome to mark HTTP as ‘not secure’

Chrome to mark HTTP as ‘not secure’

Google Chrome currently marks HTTPS-encrypted sites with a green lock icon and “Secure” sign. And starting in July, Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as “not secure.” Google hopes this move will nudge users away from the unencrypted web. Read on to learn more about the forthcoming changes.

Flash to be stopped in Office 365

Flash to be stopped in Office 365

If you are one of the few Office 365 users who embeds Silverlight, Shockwave, or Flash content in your documents, your pastime will soon be a thing of the past. Over a week ago, Microsoft announced that Office 365 would completely block said media by January 2019.

Microsoft recently announced plans to eventually stop the activation of Silverlight, Shockwave, and Flash content in Office 365. This is not just the developers disabling bugs with an option to click a link or button to look at content.

Ransomware – 5 Steps To Recovering

Ransomware... recovery is possible.
Recovering from ransomware is easy, if you’ve planned.  If you haven’t planned you’re probably out of luck.  Unless you’ve been ‘fortunate’ enough to get infected with old or poorly executed ransomware, there is no way to recover your files, except by paying the ransom.

Cyber Security

On Tuesday July 2nd, I spoke with Tyler McLean, the host of McLean in the Morning on News 91.9 in Moncton.  The focus was on cyber crime and how criminals are using technology to grow their ‘businesses’. Unfortunately, we did not get a chance to discuss how business and individuals can protect themselves.