You’re Hacked! 800 Million iCloud Accounts Compromised

News, Security

Two simple takeaways 1. Change your Apple account password now (Before April 7th, 2017) 2. Consider activating two-step authentication. The Turkish Crime Family A group of hackers calling themselves The Turkish Crime Family has recently announced and presented evidence that they have obtained account credentials for 800 Million accounts. They claim that if Apple doesn’t pay the ransom by April … Read More

App Development Part 1 – Finding the MVP

App Development, Industry

You have an idea for the next great mobile app, and now you need someone to develop your app. Then you also need a website, marketing, e-commerce and maybe even the ability for your users to upload a special kind of  unique data that only you know how to process correctly. Picture this scenario.  You spend time detailing out all the … Read More

Highly Effective Gmail Phishing Attempt – Via Wordfence

News, Security

Over the weekend Wordfence released information about a very effective phishing attempt going around that is targeting Gmail users. The attack comes in as a message with a link that takes you to what looks like a Google sign in page. Upon further inspection of the address bar, you find that though it has accounts.google.com in it also has a bunch of … Read More

Cancun Here We Come – Crossfit Competition

Company Culture, CrossFit

It is no secret that Absolute Technology Solution’s employees are also CrossFit junkies… most of us. The changes that having CrossFit being part of the daily routine, we are more focused and have great friendly competition in the office. Currently, there is some added incentive to our friendly competition and that is a week all expense paid trip to Cancun. The … Read More

Salt and Vine: Case Study

Case Study, eCommerce

My name is Heather, I’m just a small town girl who LOVES clothes! From spending hours in my closet putting together outfits for no real reason, to pouring over my favorite style bloggers’ Instagrams, I’ve been clothing obsessed! It’s been a longtime dream of mine to share that passion with other women, and finally Salt & Vine was born! I … Read More

A New Years Resolution: Sell Your Products on an Ecommerce Site

eCommerce

Did you make a new year’s resolution? Was it to loose weight, get fit, maybe even start spending more time with your kids? All those are noble and worth your effort. There is one more you have not considered. If you own a business or are looking to start one have you considered an Ecommerce site to get you started and … Read More

Firefox 0 Day Exploit: Take Steps To Protect Yourself

News, Security

Several hours ago the trusted team at Wordfence released an emergency bulletin telling of  a zero-day exploit in the wild. The exploit targets the current version of Firefox on windows machines. According to Wordfence their team was able to run malicious scripts with a high success rate. Currently it exploits Windows systems with a high success rate and affects Firefox versions 41 to 50 and … Read More