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Archive for February, 2020

One More Update For Windows 7 Will Address Wallpaper Issue

As you're probably aware, Microsoft has officially pulled the plug on Windows 7 support for everyone except those who are paying for the privilege via the company's ESU (Extended Security Updates) policy. ...

Latest iOS Update Brings Several Important Bug Fixes

Not long ago, security researcher Brian Krebs discovered an issue with the iPhone 11. It contains a chip dubbed U1, which functions on UWB (Ultra Wide Band). Due to international regulatory requirements, ...

Wawa Data Breach Includes Information On 30 Million Customers

Another week, another high-profile data breach. This time, it's a big one. In December 2019, the convenience store chain Wawa disclosed that they had discovered malware on their point of sale system ...

Shlayer Malware Continues To Attack Mac Systems

If you're a Mac user, you may have heard of the malware known as Shlayer. It first made headlines in the early part of 2018. The malware is primarily used to install ...

Microsoft Chromium Edge Will Get Internet Explorer Mode

As you may have heard, Microsoft is getting out of the browser game. Recently, the company announced that they were redesigning their Edge browser, which never quite caught on. Rather than trying ...

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Popular Eyewear Provider Hit By Ransomware Attack

Popular Eyewear Provider Hit By Ransomware Attack

You may not be familiar with the name Luxottica, but the Italian-based eyewear manufacturer is the largest company of its[...]
Corporate Networks Being Targeted By New Ransomware

Corporate Networks Being Targeted By New Ransomware

There's a new threat actor on the hacking world stage, going by the name "OldGremlin", and they're causing some serious[...]
Data Breach Of Department Of Veterans Affairs

Data Breach Of Department Of Veterans Affairs

Hackers aren't picky when it comes to target selection, and no one is safe. Unfortunately, that includes the Department of Veterans[...]

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Since 2002, Kinetic IT Solutions has been a leading provider of IT support and consulting, focusing on small and medium sized businesses in Southwest Louisiana. We have helped hundreds of 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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