Category Archives: News

  • Father’s Day 2016 Geek Techie Gift Ideas

    Posted on June 17, 2016 by in News

    I’ve been a father for a decade now, so I’ve become accustomed to getting a lot of Father’s Day gifts from my wife and kids. At first it was the “Draw something cute for Dad” type of gifts, or my wife took over and got me some really cool stuff. With the kids getting older, […]

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  • National Internet Safety Month – Password Security Tips

    Posted on June 10, 2016 by in News

    June is National Internet Safety Month in the United States, and we’re celebrating by revisiting some of the foundations of Internet and digital security.  To kick things off, let’s talk about passwords. By now you’ve probably seen the news that Facebook’s Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg was caught using “dadada” as a password to his social accounts.   […]

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  • Even Farming has become Data and Tech Driven

    Posted on June 3, 2016 by in News

    Farmers looking for ways to increase their crop output are using more technology and relying a little less on intuition. Farmers associated with Land O’Lakes, a dairy-focused, agricultural cooperative in Minnesota, are using online tools and apps to visualize their fields and to analyze the data in such areas as water management, seed placement and […]

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  • Cisco Patches Serious Flaws in FirePOWER

    Posted on May 27, 2016 by in News

    Cisco has released software updates to address critical and high severity vulnerabilities affecting the company’s FirePOWER and TelePresence products. According to the networking giant,the XML API of the TelePresence Codec (TC) and Collaboration Endpoint (CE) software is plagued by a critical vulnerability that allows a remote, unauthenticated attacker to bypass authentication and gain access to […]

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  • Which Verticals Need Better Threat Intelligence?

    Posted on May 20, 2016 by in News

    Hackers are becoming more insidious. Each year, we see proofs of concept for potential hacks, and the next year, security researchers are concerned about seeing them starting to proliferate in the real world. Take for example the FBI’s recent statement  that people should secure the computers in their cars in order to protect them against […]

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  • Apple, Google and Mobile Carriers Asked about Security Fixes

    Posted on May 13, 2016 by in News

    Smartphone makers such as Apple Inc. and Google and mobile carriers including AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. face an inquiry by U.S. regulators into how they review and release security updates to combat cyberthieves and Internet vandals. Why your Smartphone Needs Security

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  • Three Ways to Improve Network Monitoring

    Posted on April 29, 2016 by in News

    When it comes to IT network monitoring and the need for rapid response in determining, resolving and ultimately preventing problems, remnants of this old behavior are still in existence. Teams eager to build the best, the most complete, and the most comprehensive solutions can fall into the trap of endless design, constantly adding a new […]

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  • Adobe Patches FlashPlayer

    Posted on April 18, 2016 by in News

    Adobe Systems rushed out an emergency patch last week to plug a security hold in its widely-installed FlashPlayer software, warning that the vulnerability is already being exploited in active attacks. Read more on Adobe Patch Here Is your FlashPlayer affected? We can check it for you! sales@csbtech.net

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  • Ransomware hits Lancaster County, PA

    Posted on April 7, 2016 by in News

    IT leaders at hospitals & businesses here on high alert for cyber attacks seeking ransom Local Ransomware Issues A recent wave of cyber attacks involving a computer virus that locks up digital files and demands ransom for releasing them has put some Lancaster County businesses on high alert.  CSB Technology Partners has already been working with […]

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  • Four Predictions for EMV Adoption in 2016

    Posted on March 31, 2016 by in News

    EMV chips – the microprocessor chip in debit and credit cards instead of the magnetic strip that held all your information – create a unique transaction code that cyberthieves can’t use when they try to intercept your transaction data. Read what IngramMicro predicts for them for 2016: Click here for predictions

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