BBB Event: Start with Security

BBB News Release Contact President/CEO Sharane Gott (337) 989-8726 (direct) Start with Trust® www.acadiana.bbb.org 9/19/2016   Should I click on an email from an unknown sender? Is it safe to click on pop-ups when I am browsing the web? Is my computer safe from malware and viruses? All of these questions will be answered by BBB at their upcoming Cyber Security Seminars in New Iberia and Lafayette in October. Better Business Bureau Serving Acadiana, as…

Risks of Malware Infection via Microsoft Office

  Today, the Department of Homeland Security released a statement about an increased risk of macro-based malware through Microsoft Office products.  I imagine that some of you are saying "what", "huh", "blah"...moving on to another article.    DON'T GO JUST YET, IT'S IMPORTANT! Macros are basically used to automate tasks inside Microsoft Office such as Word and Excel.  When opening a file that has macros, the Office application will provide you with this prompt: A cyber criminal can create…

Watchguard Advisory Council

2016 Watchguard Advisory Council Member   We are so pleased to announce our placement on the Watchguard Technologies Advisory Council. We look forward to working in an advisory capacity in the coming year. It is critical for us to work closely with our partners to drive toward mutual success. We are happy to partner with a company that provides such quality products, a collaborative nature and a vision of a more secure world.

World Backup Day

BACKUP YOUR DATA Today is World Backup Day. Are you ready? Would your data be safe if a disaster happened? 29% of disasters are caused by accidents. It can happen to anyone. Backing up your data is painless with CBM's Backup and Disaster Recovery. We partner with Veeam, the best in the business for backup and disaster recovery, and virtualization. 1 in 10 computers is infected with a virus every month. If your network was to…