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Certificate Transparency: What Do Domain Owners Need To Know?

Google has recently been at the forefront of sweeping industry changes to improve the security behind SSL issuance. The next round of changes impacting certificate holders is about to go live, and it's important for domain owners to take notice. 

From April 30, 2018, Google Chrome will consider SSL certificates that aren’t included in a Certificate Transparency log to be insecure. When Google Chrome users visit a site secured by an unlogged SSL certificate issued after that date, they will see a prominent warning indicating that the site is insecure.

Continue reading to find out how Certificate Transparency may impact your business, and what to do to stay protected. 

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How Does VPN Work: What Business Owners Need to Know

Cybersecurity is a concept that all entrepreneurs need to take seriously. The threat of cyber attacks is very real. But it can very difficult to have your company's sensitive information compromised if you take the time to implement preemptive measures to defend yourself against cyber attacks.

We all know that we should keep our antivirus programs and other computer software updated. But, entrepreneurs need to secure their network connections, too. The easiest way to do this is through a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

So, how can a VPN protect your business? Continue reading to learn everything you need to know.

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Factors to Consider When Hiring IT Consulting Companies

IT consulting is a growing marketplace, so it can be hard to sort out which providers can actually provide your business with real value, and who will give you nothing but headaches and disappointment.

Knowing which factors to consider and taking the time to compare providers will ensure you make the right choice. 

In this article, we will discuss why you might consider outsourcing IT services and the top factors to consider when choosing an IT consulting provider. 

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8 Web Protection Tips to Secure Your Website

Your website is the focal point of your business. It’s where you post your great content and ideas, and where your customers come for great service.

That’s why it’s more important than ever to make sure that your website and server data are safe and secure. With the rise in popularity of site software like WordPress, it’s becoming easier for intruders to gain access to hijack a website.

What is Net Neutrality?

Today is the day we all work together to make the Internet a better place.

Internet Service Providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T want to end net neutrality so they can charge extra fees to control what we see & do online. The end of net neutrality rules means that Internet Service Providers will be able to split the Internet into “fast lanes” for companies that pay and “slow lanes” for the rest. This will negatively impact consumers and businesses across the country.