The 6 Mistakes that Make It Easy for Cybercriminals to Hack Your Accounting Firm

June 7, 2019 2:01 pm Published by

Cloud-based systems can boost your efficiency and significantly reduce operating costs. But unless you ensure maximum security, they can do more harm than good. In the online business world, security should be your top priority. Hackers are getting increasingly good at attacking cloud-based systems. For this reason, having cutting-edge security measures in place is more […]

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WhatsApp breached by spyware

May 22, 2019 4:05 pm Published by

What happened? WhatsApp, a messaging application used by over 1.5 billion people, has been the victim of a cybersecurity breach. A loophole in the popular messaging app has allowed hackers to install spyware on smartphones through calling people using the app. The spyware could be transmitted onto the device whether or not the call has […]

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The Devil is in the Email

April 25, 2019 10:52 pm Published by

Accountants learn best from their peers Like all professional services providers, accountants see the most insightful and relevant learning opportunities coming from their peers. Hearing first-hand what other firms have done to solve specific problems in their business is when action takes place. The mantra of the smart man learning from someone else’s mistakes holds true.  The problem with peer education around breaches and data security however, is it’s embarrassing and painful to […]

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