Unexpected Data Loss: How It Happens and What You Can Do About It

Digital attacks, such as viruses, Trojans and malware, are one of the leading causes of data corruption and data loss for computer users. While a variety of prevention strategies exist, you may still find your servers or terminals suffering from broken or missing files. Wondering how this is happening? Here are a few common causes of data loss: Is your virus protection up-to-date? Installing virus protection software is not enough; you must keep it updated on a regular basis. Because new...

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Is Your Business Prepared for a Data Loss Crisis?

Your business is important, and as part of your overall operations, you probably have developed procedures, plans, and safeguards to protect your investments. For example, you protect your computers, servers, and networks with firewalls and antivirus protections, and you may even have crafted stringent regulations for your employees’ computer use. While policies and preventive measures are always a good idea, does your IT department have a plan in place in the event of a catastrophic data...

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Choosing your Default application to Open Zip files

Today when you look at some of the different applications that are available for creating zip files, you sure can be spoilt for choice. From the old favorite WinZip to the open source 7zip and host of others thrown in the lot, you may at times have multiple programs present in your system to open a zip file. So at times your .zip file extension may have got associated with a specific application and from then onwards when you click on any zip file, the same application opens up as default. Now...

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