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Be paranoid, be very paranoid of file corruption.  File corruption usually happens where there is a particular hardware issue or a bad sector on a hard drive.  Just because you have your Tin Foil Hat on, that doesn’t mean you are safe!  Sometimes when files are missing we are told “it just happens” by the

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For many of us we picture an anti social out of work young person sitting in their Parent’s basement wearing bunny slippers hacking into NORAD or the IRS servers and causing problems and stealing information, as the threat to our information and livelihood.  Throw all of those thoughts out the window.  The single biggest threat

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Mobile Devices, Laptops, Tablets;  Don’t forget physical security of these devices. A continuation of our last blog post “Security and Convenience Will Always Be at Odds”  http://www.itconnexx.com/uncategorized/security-and-convenience-will-always-be-at-odds/   Mobile Devices, Laptops, Tablets, etc.; are convenient because they’re portable.  But the downside of something being portable and accessible is that they can be easily stolen. It

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In my travels as a CIO of a Managed Service Provider for IT, I am often asked.  “So just how does outsourcing IT to you save money?”  And believe me, not only do I get this question in my workaday world, I also often challenged by friends and family that are just trying to get

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