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NEVER Think, “It can’t happen to me.” – It can!

Most everyone has heard about computer viruses and most may have heard the terms, “worm” or “phishing” or “trojan” when it comes to computers but I’ll venture that most do not really know what these things mean and how they … Continue reading

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Network Box Thailand Introduces – Security3

Network Box Managed Security Service – Three Levels of Superior Security One of the most misunderstood things about Network Box Managed Security Service is that it is a piece of hardware. Prospective clients often try to compare “our nuts and … Continue reading

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Is Facebook a waste of time?

How much time does your staff spend on Facebook? Are you concerned that your people are spending too much time not working while at work? Facebook, Hi5, Twitter, chats, LinkedIn and on and on – social networking is here to … Continue reading

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A Question of Security

Recently I was shown an advertising piece from another network computer consulting firm. The questions asked in the piece were about computer networks and were all very good, so good in fact that I used many of them for the … Continue reading

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Small Business – Big Target for Online Fraudsters

This video report is about how small businesses fail to protect themselves from hackers, identity theft and all the other threats that are more routine for the big guys and even for many individuals. Small business is targeted at a … Continue reading

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The Perils of Open WiFi Networks

How many have ever used someone’s WiFi connection without their permission? How many have ever had their own wireless network that was not password protected? I know I have, hundreds of times and in hundreds of places, I have “stolen” … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Little Disappointment is a Good Thing…

While planning for an upcoming trip to Hong Kong I wanted to include a meeting of the international networking group that I am a member. Since I do not speak Chinese I was somewhat disappointed to learn the only English-speaking … Continue reading

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Data Leakage and my Visit to Network Box

Yesterday I had the great pleasure to visit with Meki Sin and Esker Li, marketing directors at Network Box corporate headquarters in Hong Kong. Recently Esker and Miki planned and then worked a four day computer products exhibition in Hong … Continue reading

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My Third New Year for 2011

It is Songkran in Thailand – the Thai New Year. What’s not to like? Almost a week off work, hot weather returns to Bangkok, tons of great food, throwing water on each other and the third New Year we’ve had … Continue reading

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Just Thinkin’

I’m just starting to learn WordPress and it is pretty cool. Still a lot to learn and still a lot to decide exactly how to use the site. Fortunately, I don’t have many – or any – followers so I … Continue reading

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