Tag Archives: IT consulting

ASK Welcomes New Team Members

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

LANSING, Mich., September 19, 2018 —Application Specialist Kompany (ASK), an I.T. managed services and cybersecurity company, has announced three new additions to their growing t ...

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Password Manager App “LastPass” Discloses Breach

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

LastPass is a well-known password manager which offers users a central place to store passwords and helps make passwords more secure.  However, they lost email addresses and passw ...

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ID Info of Federal Employers Stolen with Federal Hack

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

Unidentified hackers recently stole personal information on over 4 million current and former federal employees from the Office of Personnel Management.  This federal hack appears ...

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Bottom Line IT: A Look Into the Identity Underground

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

Identity thieves are using marketplaces such as PayIvy.com and payment processors such as Paypal to buy and sell stolen accounts.  The black market for personal data is looking mo ...

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8 Security Tricks That Will Make You Safer From Hackers

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

8 Security Tricks That Will Make You Safer From Hackers 1. Use a Virtualized Private Network (VPN) 2. Avoid the Cloud 3. Don’t Link Accounts 4. Pick Difficult Security Questions ...

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ASK Supports MITN and the Annual Ecycle Event

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

Over 3800 pounds of e-waste were recovered and responsibly recycled at MITN’s annual Ecycle event on April 30th – enough waste to fill an entire moving truck. E-waste represent ...

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Data Breach at the IRS

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

According to ABC News and KrebsOnSecurity, identity thieves used the “Get Transcript” features on the IRS website to steal personal data and file fraudulent tax returns ...

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Augment Your IT Department With ASK

Posted date: March 18, 2019 No Comments

ASK helps companies: – Get help desk technology support 24/7/365 – Proactively monitor and fix problems before they happen – Maintain & upgrade IT infrastruc ...

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