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QuickBooks PCI Compliant

Published on November 3, 2009 By Les Murphy

Beginning in 2004, the single most important question that merchants need to ask about their business software has to do with PCI Compliance. “The Payment Card Industry (PCI) has created the Data Security Standards (DSS) in order to support merchants. Credit Card companies now require merchants to be aware of and compliant with the Data […]

Millions tricked by 'scareware'

Published on October 19, 2009 By Les Murphy

Great article on BBC this morning detailing the “security” software forced on unsuspecting computer users. Fortunately, two simple solutions will stop this dead in it’s tracks. Use OpenDNS when configuring your home or office network. Your web browser will not go where a name cannot be resolved to an ip address. Use a UTM device for […]

Cyber Security?

Published on April 19, 2009 By Les Murphy

Have you read the latest news about “Cyber Security” Homeland Security Dept. Seeking Computer Hackers To Help Secure Federal Systems Secret White House Helicopter Data Found On A Computer In Iran? Chinese, Russian hackers ‘probing US power grid‘ So now we are going to hire “hackers” who by definition are criminal by nature to help […]

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