Breaking: Yet Another Ransomware Spreading – Petya

We’re seeing reports today of a new Ransomware nasty making its way around the world. If you’re not a techie, and you see this, take a picture, despite what it says, SHUT OFF your computer, and call us. This one is called PetYa – according to sources it’s using the same attack vector as last
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Breaking – WannaCry ransomware attack

Breaking – WannaCry ransomware attack

UPDATED 5/15 9AM The first wave of this attack seems to have passed – researchers believe they found a “kill switch” in the program – but we’re expecting to see new variants today. Microsoft has released an update for Windows XP to fix the vulnerability that this uses. Even with this fix XP computers are
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Quick Take – Epson Cloud Printers Broken

We’re tracking a problem involving Epson Workforce WF and WP series printers – you may find that your printer has turned itself off. When you turn the printer back on it will show the EPSON splash screen, make printer startup sounds, then immediately shut down. We’re still in early stages of investigation, but the problem
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Tech Tuesday – We’re Looking for Techs!

It’s Tech Tuesday….something a little different today. We’re looking for a few good techs. We are a growing IT Managed Services Provider in Central Massachusetts. Our clients are primarily small-to-medium businesses and municipal offices. Although we’re a technical services company, our core mission is to provide a top-notch service experience for our clients. We have
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Business E-mail, Part 1: What’s In a Name? (Updated)

For years, I’ve urged every business I’ve met to swap their free e-mail for a domain-based account. It’s a small investment in time and money, but ultimately well worth it. But why would you stop using a free e-mail account and change to something you’d pay for? Well…what’s in a name? How would your customers and prospects
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