OMNI Solutions Group Blog

OMNI Solutions Group has been serving the Washington D.C. metropolitan area since 1994, providing IT Support such as technical help-desk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

How Employees Can Cause a Threat, and How to Avoid Them

How Employees Can Cause a Threat, and How to Avoid Them

What would you consider to be the biggest threat to your business and its continued operations? Cybercrime? A natural disaster? What if I told you that it was the team members that you have employed—whether they meant to be or not? This is the hard truth that you need to prepare your business to resist.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Are Your Employees’ Smartwatches Security Risks?

Are Your Employees’ Smartwatches Security Risks?

The smartwatch is one of the most popular gifts given to technology lovers; and, they have quite a bit of utility. They can help improve communication, health, and of course give them a sleek accessory. One problem that people don’t often consider is how their employer has to handle the influx of smartwatches and other IoT devices that are brought to work after the holidays. Today, we’ll briefly discuss how Internet of Things devices could be security risks and what a business should do about it. 

Continue reading
0 Comments

With Remote Operations, Security is (Even More) Important

With Remote Operations, Security is (Even More) Important

Since the beginning of the COVID 19 pandemic, it has been clear that many companies were not prepared to continue their operations remotely. This was largely due to their leadership being convinced in recent years that allowing people to work remotely would lead to a considerable reduction in production, leading them to be unprepared to shift to remote functionality. Cybercriminals have taken advantage of many organizations as a result, so today we’ll discuss what needs to be done to secure endpoints from afar.

Continue reading
0 Comments

What the Retirement of Adobe Flash Means to Your Business

What the Retirement of Adobe Flash Means to Your Business

Once December 31st brings the New Year around, support for the once-popular Adobe Flash Player will officially end. Of course, it isn’t every day that a 24-year-old software is taken out of commission, so it only makes sense to wonder how much this will impact businesses.

Continue reading
0 Comments

The Current State of Cybercrime Paints a Grim Picture for Businesses

The Current State of Cybercrime Paints a Grim Picture for Businesses

Over the past year, entrepreneurs have focused on how to do business during the global COVID-19 pandemic. The public health crisis has been an opportunity for fraudsters and hackers, and the result has been an increase in losses (compared to the second-worst period on record) by over 50 percent. Let’s consider the situation, and how it is—unfortunately—getting worse.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Cloud Privacy Hackers Hosted Solutions Best Practices Backup Internet Business Business Computing Productivity IT Services Business Continuity Google Malware Software Hardware Windows 10 Miscellaneous Mobile Device Management Microsoft Innovation Computer Disaster Recovery Mobile Computing Mobile Devices VoIP IT Support Efficiency Network Security Data Windows Workplace Tips Managed Service Provider Smartphone Server Virtualization Upgrade Email Save Money communications Budget Best Practice Holiday Android Chrome Employer-Employee Relationship User Tips Small Business Office Telephone Systems Outsourced IT Recovery Application Apps Microsoft Office BYOD Hacking Managed IT VPN IT solutions Information Technology Network Data Management Quick Tips Hard Drives Bandwidth Disaster The Internet of Things Remote Computing Social Engineering Ransomware Going Green Firewall Automation Lithium-ion battery Wireless Technology Communication Operating System Computers Saving Money Smartphones Tablet Gmail Managed IT Services Avoiding Downtime Business Intelligence Gadgets Health Streaming Media Telephony Mobility Private Cloud Biometrics Proactive IT Cost Management BDR Spam Facebook Passwords DDoS WiFi Customer Service Humor Alert Unified Threat Management Administration Big Data Password Government Phone System Social Cybercrime Office Tips Browser Remote Monitoring Risk Management Hosted Solution Network Congestion Phishing History Printer Bluetooth Running Cable Maintenance Transportation Human Resources Fax Server Social Media Law Enforcement App Printer Server User Error Education Avoid Downtime Robot Bloatware Reputation SaaS Tech Support Near Field Communication Storage Analytics Data storage Collaboration Business Management WIndows 7 HaaS Internet Exlporer Shortcut Shadow IT Google Drive Benefits Antivirus SharePoint Marketing Colocation Managing Stress IT Technicians Uninterrupted Power Supply Distributed Denial of Service Document Management Applications IT consulting Branding Teamwork Two-factor Authentication hacker Internet of Things eWaste Retail Excel Save Time Laptop PowerPoint Meetings iPhone Trending Sports Entertainment intranet HIPAA Virtual Reality Touchpad Regulations IT service Presentation Apple Saving Time Computer Accessories Search Update Safety Files Buisness Science Reliable Computing Domains Customer Relationship Management Mouse Money Emergency Chromecast Operating Sysytem User Cybersecurity Administrator Instant Messaging Television Cameras Wearable Technology Virtual Desktop Solid State Drive Best Available Data Breach Access Networking