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Google Stored G Suite Passwords in Plain Text since 2005

G Suite Exposed Google announced it had stored G Suite enterprise users’ passwords in plain text since 2005 in a Google Cloud blog post. Google has notified the G suite administrators to change the impacted passwords. The company has reset the accounts of the affected, yet they have not specified how many users were affected. Below describes how it happened and what we recommend to secure your G Suite Enterprise accounts.

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Hacks of the Month —April

Unfortunately, these are the hacks, data attacks, security breaches and exposed flaws that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —April.

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Hacks of the Month —March

These are the hacks, data breach attacks, and exposed flaws that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —March!

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Facebook Employees had access to Millions of Passwords in Plaintext

  Facebook has fixed a bug that the platform mistakenly kept a copy of passwords of many of its users that were stored in plain text and were visible to the social network’s employees. “We...

Hacks of the Month —January

These are the hacks and attacks that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —January!

Hacks of the Month—December

These are the hacks and attacks that happened last month. A short recap and rundown of what you might have missed in regards to consumer personal data exposed. Hacks of the Month —December!

Security bug – Google Plus is shutting down

Google Plus a social networking site from Google meant to compete with Facebook didn’t quite take off as expected. This prompted a shutdown of the social media network. The shutdown was then pushed ahead of schedule after two security incidents found by Google. For the users still using the social media network say goodbye to the 7 year-old and consider exporting or download your data.

Windows 10 performance improvements

Speed up your PC with these windows 10 performance improvements. Getting better performance on your PC can be done in many ways. Common suggestions are to add memory and or upgrade your hard disk drive to an SSD. While SSD prices have gone down, if your looking for a fix that won’t hurt your wallet try these tips first.

Excel is not updating calculations

If you have a Microsoft Excel file with calculations and you find Excel is not updating calculations try this fix. Make sure Auto Update is set under the formulas section of your options menu. Go to F...

Install printers via IP address

When adding a printer or scanner windows automatically searches for the available devices on your current network. If the provided list does not include the device you are attempting to install or your in an office environment with multiple of the same model printers installed on the network and are unsure of which one to select you can choose to install the printer via IP address.

In either case the first steps are simple, ensure the printer is connected to the network and turned on.

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