These days more and more Canadians are feeling the burn as they helplessly fall victim to these cyber attacks. While they may come in many forms, from credit card fraud, stolen identity and computer viruses, all are equally as daunting as the other.Details
In June, the Nerds On Site Hosting Team ran a one month promotion to raise money for the Dragonfly Community Foundation. Today we were pleased to forward them a contribution of $180USD to their efforts for children in Thailand. The Dragonfly Community Foundation works to strengthen communities in Thailand through a holistic approach of education,…Details
Every day, criminals are attacking thousands of legitimate websites and injecting malware on them, with a new web page getting infected every 1.3 seconds. If your website is injected with malware your company will suffer significant losses of traffic, reputation and revenue. All of our hosting clients are protected by a daily defacement scan, and…Details
Entering his 37th year serving clients and offering solutions to money matters, especially about how to balance the need for income with the leisure of retirement, Ted Wernham (wernhamwealth.com) has been winning awards and recognition for outstanding client and community service. He has received special recognition as “Outstanding Young Londoner” and is an Honorary Citizen…Details
During an interview with a client I was asked many questions about lots of their current technology, some of the questions were about technology I had not heard of, or have very little knowledge of. So my answer would be something like; “I am not familiar with this. I will look up and get some solutions for you, and I will ask other Nerds if they are familiar with that product to assist with this.”Details
If you are considering registering domain names, perhaps for the purpose of parking them for future use, or to forward them to another website, you have many choices with whom to register. There are many factors to consider, such as price, protection, automation, organization, etc. You may be wondering, why pay Nerds On Site to…Details
We are asking people to help Nerds On Site paint the town RED with our own version of Punch Buggie. Each time you spot one of our cute NerdMobiles driving around (anywhere in the world), take a picture, upload it to our fan page and tag Nerds On Site. Every photo uploaded will give you another chance to win an Apple iPad! The winner will be randomly chosen from all photos entered on September 30th, 2010.Details
Results of a Harvard study proved that buyers who initially objected to price eventually made their buying decision on non-price factors.
Now that’s what we at Nerds On Site want to hear! So what do buyers value more than price?
A relatively new trojan attack (as of Thursday) is spreading through email. The subjects are “Here You Have” or “Just For You”. The email contains a malicious link that suggests it is a PDF document, but when clicked, a virus infects your computers. The trojan has infected countless machines at companies around the world.Details
I found a Trojan fake alert virus today on a client’s PC that was masking itself as Microsoft security essentials, I was unable to distinguish bettween the trojan program and the real thing even though I have the AV on my home PC and am very familiar with it. The client never downloaded the real Microsoft security essentials AV and sure enough, once the virus was removed, there was no trace of essentials.Details