Employee Q&A: Kenneth Martindale

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Want to get to know the amazing people making up the Modern Managed IT team?  Our employee spotlights and Q&A profiles will allow you to get to know more about the people behind the screen. Get To Know Ken 1. WHAT IS YOUR NAME & POSITION AT MODERN MANAGED IT? My name is Kenneth Martindale, […]

I love fishing. I hate phishing.

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Tips To Avoid Email Phishing Scams Have you recently received a suspicious looking email in your inbox? Scammers have been using email scams to try and trick you into giving them your passwords, account numbers, and other sensitive personal information. We’re here to help with some sound advice to help arm yourself against these attacks […]

Employee Q&A: Misty Porter

Misty Porter

Want to get to know the IT professionals solving your IT headaches?  Our employee spotlights and Q&A profiles will allow you to get to know more about all of the amazing people on our Modern Managed IT team. Get To Know Misty 1. WHAT IS YOUR NAME & POSITION AT MODERN MANAGED IT? My name […]

Employee Q&A: Judy Nichols

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Want to get to know the team behind the screen?  Our employee spotlights and Q&A profiles will allow you to get to know more about all of the amazing people on our Modern Managed IT team. Get To Know Judy 1. WHAT IS YOUR NAME & POSITION AT MODERN MANAGED IT? My name is Judy […]

Business Productivity Tools: Google G Suite or Microsoft 365?

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If you’ve ever done any research into business productivity tools, then you’ve definitely come across Microsoft 365 and Google G Suite. You may be using one right now. Perhaps you’re like most, and have used both, but still have no idea what they do, or why they even matter to a business. If that’s the […]

How do I Protect My Data on Google Drive?

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Imagine that your internal bookkeeper manages invoices via Google Sheets since they’re free and easy to share. After a year, he or she decides to leave the company and you remove their G Suite account. You sign in the next month and notice that all of your invoices from last year are gone! Unfortunately, Google […]

How to Prevent Malicious Bots and Worms from Network Scanning

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Network scanning is the use of computers or other devices to gather information in order to compromise your network. Your business’ network is likely being scanned by internet worms and bots over 100 times a day. These bots and worms scan your network to help hackers find vulnerabilities and gain access to some of your […]

What are DDoS Attacks and How to Defend Your Network

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You may have heard the term “DDoS” repeated in the news recently and wondered what exactly that meant. The term “DDoS” means a “Distributed Denial of Service” attack. What this means in non-technical terms is that someone is taking a large amount of compromised or vulnerable devices and directing them to send traffic to your network to […]