What Is Two-factor Authentication

Education, IT Consulting, Security

Two-factor authentication is the latest technology for securing anything you might log in to. You still have your traditional username and password, but there is an added layer “the second factor.” Typically, logging into an account with two factor goes like this: Add user name and password. A dialog box displays, asking you to enter the authentication code. You have … Read More

Support For Windows 7 Ending

Industry, Microsoft, News, Security, Security

Windows 7, Microsoft’s answer to the disaster that was Windows Vista, arrived on the scene in 2009.  Instantly it was a hit with users, and was one of the fastest adopted operating systems from Microsoft in years.  However, as with all good things, Windows 7 is going to come to an end on January 14, 2020. What this means is … Read More