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The Best VPN Services of 2022
By Donna Fuscaldo | April 26, 2022

Here are the best virtual private network (VPN) services, which allow you to change your IP address to protect your privacy.

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The Best Single-Sign-On Solutions of 2022
By Nicole Fallon | April 26, 2022

Compare the best single-sign-on solutions side by side. Read in-depth reviews and learn how the best single-sign-on companies stack up.

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Best Mobile Device Management (MDM) Solutions Buying Guide
By Sean Peek | April 26, 2022

Need a mobile device management or enterprise mobility management solution? Find the right one for your business in our buying guide.

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The Best Hard Drive Recovery Services of 2022
By Erik Sherman | April 26, 2022

This buyer's guide includes how to choose a hard drive recovery service, as well as reviews of the best hard drive recovery services of 2022.

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The Best Access Control Systems of 2022
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 26, 2022

Which is the best access control system for you? Easily compare several top-rated systems. See up-to-date comparisons and reviews for the top access control systems.

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The Best Document Scanning Services of 2020
By Andreas Rivera | April 01, 2022

We've reviewed the best OCR Software. Up-to-date comparisons on features and prices for the top optical character recognition software.

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Business Scams 101: Common Schemes and How to Avoid Them
By business.com editorial staff | February 23, 2022

Scammers want to steal from your company. Here’s what they do, and how you can shut them down.

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Are VPNs Safe?
By Nicole Fallon | February 16, 2022

A VPN from a reliable provider is a safe, secure, private way to browse the internet, but you should do your research to find the right VPN service.

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Identifying the Differences Between VPN Protocols
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 16, 2022

A VPN protocol is the system of controls and instructions that define the protection and performance your VPN can provide. Here are some of the most popular options to help your business.

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What Is a Site-to-Site VPN?
By Sean Peek | February 16, 2022

A site-to-site VPN allows workers to securely access resources from a remote location.

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Don't Want a VPN? 4 Alternatives to Consider for Your Business
By Nicole Fallon | February 16, 2022

Virtual private networks are a tool to help protect your business's private data, but they are not perfect.

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Importance of User Activity Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | February 16, 2022

Businesses can benefit from monitoring their internal users' behavior. Learn what user activity monitoring is and how it can improve your overall security and productivity.

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Understanding DDoS Attacks and How to Prevent Them
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 16, 2022

DDoS cyberattacks can happen anytime and devastate any business, but by understanding how they occur and how to prevent them, you can continue to surf the web safely.

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Restaurant Security: A Guide to Getting Your Money's Worth
By Sean Peek | February 15, 2022

No matter your budget, increased restaurant security will pay off in the end.

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What Is Patch Management?
By Nicole Fallon | February 15, 2022

A solid patch management system keeps all your company's devices and software up to date and secure.

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What Is IT's Role in Cybersecurity?
By Andrew Rinaldi | February 15, 2022

Small businesses need to keep a close eye on cybersecurity. Here are five areas where an IT team is a big asset.

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How to Effectively Implement Employee Monitoring Software
By Aigerim Berzinya | February 15, 2022

Employee monitoring software, when used in a transparent manner, can help your business. Learn how to implement it properly.

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The Legalities and Benefits of Employee Cellphone Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | February 15, 2022

Learn the benefits and laws associated with monitoring company-owned employee cellphones.

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E-commerce Website Security: 5 Best Practices to Protect Your Online Store
By Jack dsons | February 14, 2022

A secure e-commerce platform is the foundation of a secure online store. Here are five security tips to help you protect your e-commerce site.

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What Is Data Loss Prevention?
By Skye Schooley | February 14, 2022

Learn why data loss prevention is important and how you can implement a DLP policy for your business.

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Why You Need an Acceptable Use Policy and How to Create One
By Andrew Martins | February 14, 2022

By establishing rules for how devices are used on the company network, you can help your employees avoid dangerous digital practices.

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9 Security Practices to Protect Your Business's Sensitive Information
By Max Freedman | February 14, 2022

Information security can make or break your business.

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What Are Turnstile Access Control Systems?
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 14, 2022

Whether it's an automated gate at a subway station or a revolving door in an office building, a turnstile is a great way to prevent unauthorized visitors and enforce security in any location.

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What Is Rule-Based Access Control (RBAC)?
By Erik Sherman | February 14, 2022

Rule-based access control is one method of access control that allows certain people to access devices, databases, or other restricted network areas based on preset criteria.

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The Ever-Changing Landscape of Bots and Credit Card Testing
By John Canfield | February 14, 2022

Here's how to protect your business from the latest credit card threat.

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How to Secure Your Business's Wi-Fi Network
By Leah Zitter | February 11, 2022

One way to protect your Wi-Fi network from cybercriminals is to properly secure it.

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VPN vs. Firewall vs. Antivirus: Which Is More Secure?
By Nicole Fallon | February 07, 2022

VPNs, firewalls and antivirus software all play a critical role in keeping your business's digital activity secure.

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Reviewing and Choosing a Dedicated IP VPN
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | February 07, 2022

Choosing a dedicated IP VPN is an important decision that can improve your business's network and data security. Here's how to find the right VPN for your business.

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How to Set Up Business Wi-Fi
By Jeff Hale | February 07, 2022

With an influx of laptop computers and smart devices within the workplace, a solid Wi-Fi network has become a must for businesses.