Best Practices for Using Public Wi-Fi

Written by: Mike Green Director of Sales NET Xperts LLC According to the U.S. State Department, it is reported that 71% of consumers consider a strong Wi-Fi signal a deciding factor when traveling rather than security considerations. With public Wi-Fi use being an inevitable reality it is important for users to maximize their personal security. The following are some best […]

Cybersecurity Myths

Written by: Jim Wagner Technology Business Consultant NET Xperts LLC One of the biggest Cybersecurity myths is that breaches are caused by external actors. According to the Verizon 2020 Data Breach Investigations Report, 30% of all cybersecurity “incidents” are perpetrated by insiders. Not all of these attacks are malicious as some cases are just human error. It is so important […]

It Isn’t Always a Hacker

Written by: Nick Lindemann Managed Services Administrator NET Xperts LLC I was enjoying a nice quiet evening not too long ago when my cousin called me.  She thought she was being hacked.  Files were being deleted, random programs opened up, her camera even turned on.  A nightmare for anyone, but she had just started her own business and was in a […]

Deep Web vs. Dark Web

Written by: Joel Caskey Senior Technology Business Engineer NET Xperts LLC The internet is a great tool for finding and sharing information. You can find anything from the origin of the Statue of Liberty to an awesome peanut butter cookie recipe just by the click of a button. Did you know, though, that cybercriminals can also use the internet to […]

The Most Common Passwords

Written by: Britnee Schneck Marketing Coordinator NET Xperts LLC Throughout the years, there have been a handful of passwords that are consistently ranked on lists as being the most common passwords. Using any of the passwords on this list, or similar ones, can be detrimental to the security of your accounts. Hackers are aware of these common passwords and often […]