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A No Brainer Way to Stop the Brute Force Attack

People are trying to break into your computers at the Practice.  It sucks – it could be your Janitor, an Internet hacker or even a disgruntled employee looking to take advantage of you.  Here is something simple you can do to make it much harder for them to hack in.

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Internet Firewall Checkup – 15 minutes that can save your Practice

When was the last time you checked the most important part of your Internet Defense?  All that stands between you and the Evils of the Internet is a single device called the Internet Firewall (or sometimes called the Router).   The firewall is a gatekeeper and controls what can get ‘out’ to the Internet from your Office network, and more importantly what can get ‘in’ to your network from the evil public side.  Have no freaking idea what it’s currently configured to allow in (and should you really)?  Then this article is for you, keep reading.