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BYOD (That’s a D not a B) and MDM Management

BYOD (That’s a D not a B) and MDM Management

BYOD is part of the larger trend called IT consumerization, a trend that has employees using their own devices at work.

Not so very long ago, maybe in the last 5-6 years, employees were given a company cell phone, ipad, laptop, etc. Not so anymore. Now employees not only bring their own devices, but along with the device comes technology.

Beware: Major Google Docs Phishing Scam in Your Mailbox

Beware: Major Google Docs Phishing Scam in Your Mailbox

In an extremely sophisticated phishing scam, you might see emails in your mailbox from friends, inviting you to view some Google Docs.   Whatever you do – don’t open it!  While they might appear to be legit invitations, they aren’t. The emails ask that you give access to Google Docs – if it was the real Google Docs, you would not need to give third-party access and permission would not be required this way.

Innovation in Higher Education

Innovation in Higher Education

E-N Computers is proud to have nominated Sgt Glass for the Shenandoah Valley Tech Council Innovation in Education Award!

Good Luck Sgt Glass!

Shenandoah Valley Tech Council "Tech Night" May 3rd, 2017.

http://www.whsv.com/content/news/Fishburne-Military-School-Technology-Instructor-Recognized-for-Innovation-in-Education-420308733.html

Imagine Malware Installed in Your Brand New Phone!

Imagine Malware Installed in Your Brand New Phone!

This is amazing – a Naked Security Story reports that Checkpoint, a cybersecurity company – analyzed Android devices owned by two large companies. They found malware infections in 36 of them.   Unbelievably, the users of the phones hadn’t downloaded the malware—they were already installed when the user received the new device.

How many IT issues does it take to realize you need a Managed Services Provider?

How many IT issues does it take to realize you need a Managed Services Provider?

IT issues happen every day, but often there comes a time when you realize you have had enough. Processes are not improving --- new problems keep popping up.

New technologies and best practices change all the time. Is your network running so well that you can keep up? Or are you so busy making sure your network is running that you don’t have any time to stay on top of ideas that could actually improve your business.

STEM Programs at Work

STEM Programs at Work

At E-N Computers, we love to see schools around the state teaching technology through the STEM ((Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) program initiative.  Nearby Fishburne Military School Cadet Isaiah Scott has learned that when he wants to get away from things for a bit, he only has to go as far as his laptop to immerse himself in world that is completely within his control.

Used Phones, useful Data — except it’s yours!

Used Phones, useful Data — except it’s yours!

So you have finally decided to upgrade your phone. Maybe you want to help pay for your new phone by selling your old one on ebay or maybe you just want to give it away to someone who doesn’t have one. Of course you need to wipe your personal data – should be easy! Simply do a factory reset and all the data will be wiped.

Tax Time and the Big W-2 Phish

Tax Time and the Big W-2 Phish

Just when we think we have seen it all – smishing, phishing, Nigerian prince emails, Lottery winning notifications – now the FBI and the IRS are reporting a wave of W-2 phishing attacks.

There are two ways the cybercriminals attempt to get information.