Monthly Archives: March 2013

2013 SMB Office 365 Infographic

Here is a nice infographic from Microsoft that displays some of the data on SMBs and their technology usage collected by AMI Partners Click here for a larger view of the 2013-Feb-26-SMB-Office-365-Infographic Net Essence are a Microsoft Online Services Partner – Contact us for more information about Office 365  

Non-Microsoft security flaws the ones to watch, Secunia analysis finds

The number of security flaws affecting Windows users rose five percent last year and the culprits are overwhelmingly non-Microsoft programs, the latest study from information provider Secunia has found. In 2012, the total number of vulnerabilities recorded by Secunia advisories and using Common Vulnerability Exposures (CVE) reached 9,776 in products from 421 different vendors, one […]

USB 3G and 4G modems ‘pose security threat’

The vast majority of 3G and 4G USB modems handed out by mobile operators to their customers are manufactured by a handful of companies and run insecure software, according to two security researchers from Russia. Researchers Nikita Tarakanov and Oleg Kupreev analyzed the security of 3G/4G USB modems obtained from Russian operators for the past […]