Rethink Your Password Creation Strategy

Posted by Ben Fraley on September 5, 2017 at 1:55 PM

  • Must be at least 6 characters
  • Must contain upper and lowercase letters, a number, and a symbol
  • Must change every 60 days

Sound familiar? These have been standard rules for password creation for decades. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is the government organization behind these familiar password rules, and just earlier this year they annouced that their official standards and recommendations are going to be undergoing a major re-write. They've sought advice from cybersecurity experts and have been open with their development of a new standard for passwords. While not yet official, here is a look at the major cybersecurity themes in the drafts of the new regulation:

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Best Time to Purchase a PC - Tips From an Insider

Posted by Ben Fraley on November 17, 2015 at 3:00 AM

Editor’s Note: Updated for 2015!

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Holiday Spyware on the Rise

Posted by Integrity Staff on November 24, 2014 at 1:17 PM

Just as you may update your favorite programs and mobile apps for improved features, malware creators are also updating their malware applications to make them more destructive, just in time for the holidays. Santa's naughty list is full of ransomware hackers that want to steal your holiday cash.

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Microsoft continues bringing Office to all devices

Posted by Integrity Staff on November 6, 2014 at 10:23 AM

Today Microsoft announced that it is rolling out a preview version of Office for Android tablets, new Office apps for the iPhone, and updates to the Office apps for iPad.

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Get Your Head in the Cloud

Posted by Integrity Staff on November 5, 2014 at 2:15 AM

What is the Cloud?

The cloud is a movement from on premise data storage to off-site storage of data that can be accessed from anywhere with an Internet connection.  The cloud allows you to send, receive, and collaborate on documents easier than ever before.  Users can now work on documents within the cloud and never have to download/upload files.  Millions of people use the cloud every day.

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Coming in 2015! OneDrive for Business to receive unlimited storage

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 27, 2014 at 1:31 PM

Microsoft announced today that they will be delivering unlimited cloud storage to Office 365 customers.

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Dropbox Password Security Reminder

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 14, 2014 at 10:23 PM
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Choosing the Right Lens (Part 2)

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 10, 2014 at 6:30 AM

In trying to determine if going paperless or not impacts productivity a useful app called the Office Lens has surfaced. This app has the potential to help both groups maintain and improve their approaches to working with information and addresses some of the shortcomings at the same time.

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Choosing the Right Lens (Part 1)

Posted by Integrity Staff on October 9, 2014 at 5:10 AM

Productivity can be affected in many ways and by many different factors. Recently, I was discussing going paperless with one of my colleagues and wondered if there was a correlation to productivity.

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What is NFC and How Can I Use It?

Posted by Ben Fraley on September 23, 2014 at 4:09 PM

One of the most touted features of the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is its ability to use NFC. But what is it, and how should you use it? 

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