Archive for September, 2018

Android May Be  Coming To More New Cars Soon

Google scored a major coup in the auto industry. They just inked a deal that will put the Android OS in every car made by the global auto alliance Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi. It sold ...

Data Breach Notifications May Get Standardized

A new piece of legislation is making its way through the halls of Congress that could standardize and streamline the data security and breach notification process for financial institutions. This is something ...

An Exploited Website Can Cause Apple Products To Crash

Users of Apple tech have a new reason to worry.  A security researcher named Sabri Haddouche, who works for an instant messaging app called "Wire," has published a proof of concept web ...

Popular NAS Device May Easily Be Compromised

Western Digital has a big problem, and if you use the company's "My Cloud" network-attached storage (NAS) storage devices, you've got one too.  The WD My Cloud service is enormously popular because ...

ICANN Set to Bolster the Internet’s Address Book

In a very short time, the internet will become a much more secure place. That’s because the Board of Directors for the Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has approved plans ...

Malware Reports Continue To Rise 

We've known for some time now that the next big crisis the internet will have to come to grips with is the dramatic rise of the Internet of Things (IOT). The problem ...

Your Business Email Is Highly Targeted For Attacks

There's a new report out, authored by ProofPoint, and its findings for business are grim. It's no secret that businesses of all shapes and sizes are coming under increasing fire from hackers ...

New Google Chrome Feature Created For Better Password Security

Google is taking yet another important step to help save us from ourselves. The company is releasing a complete redesign of their Chrome browser, which is exciting. There's one feature in particular, ...

SmartHome Users Aren’t Keeping Up With Security Updates

The Internet on devices continues to be a major problem when it comes to security. Unfortunately, a big part of the reason why comes down to end users. Recently, Bitdefender released a ...

Microsoft Outlook is Rolling Out New Design Changes

Microsoft is making some long overdue and welcome changes to Outlook to include the Windows and the Web-based version. People who use either one will now see a "Coming Soon" option that ...

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Watch Out For Large Amounts of Scams This Holiday Season

Watch Out For Large Amounts of Scams This Holiday Season

The 2019 Holiday Season is officially upon us, and unfortunately, that means that scammers around the world are ramping up[...]
Security Issues Found In Several VNC Applications

Security Issues Found In Several VNC Applications

Microsoft RDP has its share of problems. That simple truth has sparked the rise of a number of open-source VNC (Virtual[...]
New Cryptomining Malware Targets Windows Computers

New Cryptomining Malware Targets Windows Computers

Since October 2018, Microsoft engineers have been tracking a new strain of malware specifically designed to target Windows machines. As malware[...]

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110 Center Park Dr, Ste 102
Knoxville, TN 37922-2114
(865) 977-1311

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3620 Pelham Rd, Suite 40
Greenville, SC 29615
(843) 800-8989

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Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Since 2005, Cirrus IT Solutions has evolved to become a leading provider of IT support and consulting, focusing on small and medium-sized businesses in the Knoxville and Charleston areas. We have helped multiple businesses increase productivity and profitability by making IT a streamlined part of operations. We equip our clients with customized technology solutions for greater operational value and to reduce risk.

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