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Ransomware Warning: CDC Flu Warning Email

By techrunnermarketing | March 21, 2019

A new malspam masquerading as the CDC  is on it’s way to millions of inboxes. The emails are supposedly being sent from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about a new Flu pandemic. Attached to the emails are a malicious attachment that when opened will install the GandCrab v5.2 Ransomware on the target’s computer. These…

CEO Fraud is on the Rise

By techrunnermarketing | March 7, 2019

What Is CEO Fraud? CEO Fraud is a scam in which cyber-criminals spoof company email accounts and impersonate executives to try and fool an employee in accounting or HR into executing unauthorized wire transfers, or sending out confidential tax information. The FBI calls this type of scam “Business Email Compromise” and defines BEC as “a sophisticated scam targeting…

10 Ways to Avoid Phishing Scam

By techrunnermarketing | March 4, 2019

Phishing scams are targeting more Long Island businesses every day. Phishing emails are now one of the most successful and easy ways for cyber criminals to steal your identity. They are so successful that cyber criminals are making massive profits from these scams. Phishing scams have been around practically since the inception of the Internet,…

2018’s Worst Cyber Scams

By techrunnermarketing | February 22, 2019

2018’s Worst Cyber Scams What a year 2018 was… for cyber-criminals that is. According to the Better Business Bureau there were just over 47,000 scams added to their BBB Scam Tracker. Cyber-criminals often repeat their “tried and true” favorite scams, which are often prevalent around major financial high points in the year, such as holidays, tax…

Long Island Commercial Wifi Installation, Repair & Consulting Services

By techrunnermarketing | February 12, 2019

TechRunner IT offers the best Commercial WiFi Services and our technicians are all located on Long Island, New York. We have a combined experience of over 25 years in Long Island computer networking & wireless networking troubleshooting and consulting. We have worked with many business owners and IT professionals assisting them in their journey to turn their…

Top 20 Cyber-Security To Dos for Accounting Firms

By techrunnermarketing | January 29, 2019

    The top 20 checklist of what your Long Island accounting firm should be doing now to protect against the vast majority of cyber threats.         Keep Your Operating Systems Updated: Whether you run on Microsoft Windows or Apple OS X, the operating system needs to be set for automatic updates. …

Cyber-security Facts That Matter to Small Businesses

By techrunnermarketing | January 8, 2019

The cyber-threat scene is ever-changing. Stay up to date with this year’s malicious trends to ensure your small business doesn’t become a victim. As cyber attacks and data breaches become increasingly common, it’s more important than ever to protect your business and personal devices from growing threats. Just like many businesses and homes have alarm…

Worst Passwords of 2018

By techrunnermarketing | December 27, 2018

In the year 2018 you would think that secure passwords wouldn’t be such an issue but that may not be the case. According to researchers, it appears that some internet users have not updated their passwords to a more secure one. SplashData, the company that makes password manager SplashID, studied more than 5 million leaked…

Managed Service Provider Pricing VS. the Cost of Hiring In-House IT

By techrunnermarketing | December 10, 2018

Like companies everywhere, Long Island small businesses are struggling to contain operating costs, and computing infrastructure can be one of the most difficult expenses to manage. The enterprise infrastructure is essential to business operations, but it’s usually a cost center, so balancing outlay against returns is a continuous challenge. Staffing is a big part of…

IP Cameras for Your Business

By techrunnermarketing | December 10, 2018

Do You Need IP Security Cameras installed on Long Island, NY?  TechRunner IT specializes in Network IP cameras. If you are looking for an IP security camera installer on Long Island, Suffolk County, Nassau County and the surrounding areas, look no further.  TechRunner IT provides business owners with an evaluation, installation, and service—everything you need related…

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