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What Is The Heartbleed Bug? Are Untangle Products And Services Vulnerable?   A recent OpenSSL library vulnerability, popularly named "heartbleed" was recently discovered and made public. The OpenSSL library is the most widely used encryption library globally. A version released about two years ago contains a flaw that allows a hacker to use the TLS protocol to request large chunks of server memory. The greatest risk was in exposing...

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You update your Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and Twitter. You are blogging. You even use #hashtags. Why is your social media failing? The reasons exist not in what you are doing, but what you are doing wrong. Social media requires strategy, management, creativity and timely, relevant content. All the tweets in the world mean nothing if the content shared is pointless, even superfluous. In fact, loads of bad...

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Description of Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack   Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1) provides the latest updates for Office 2013. This service pack includes two kinds of fixes: Previously unreleased fixes that are included in this service pack. In addition to general product fixes, these fixes include improvements in stability, performance, and security. All the monthly security updates that were released through January 2014, and...

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If you use Windows XP in your business, then mark April 8th, 2014 on your calendar. On that date, Microsoft will end support for Windows XP.   What does this mean? Security risks. Machines running Windows XP will no longer receive automatic updates (including security related patches) or Microsoft Security Essentials. This opens up security vulnerabilities for Windows XP machines and the networks connected to them. Lack...

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Whether you operate a small business or a multi-million dollar enterprise, marketing is essential to your profitability and growth. The first step to marketing effectively is creating and implementing a marketing budget. Calculating a marketing budget can be done effectively by allocating a percentage of actual or projected gross revenues, usually between two and five percent, depending on your marketing and business growth goals. The way...

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HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT New HIPAA Rules: Dentists to Face More Stringent Notification and Reporting Requirements As if the previous thousands of pages of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations weren’t enough, the long delayed HIPAA Omnibus rule, all 563 pages of it, was issued at the end of January. The new rule makes significant changes to the existing rules and requires us...

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