IT/Network Newsletter                                                     October 2016



The Rise of Ransomware
Don't let your computer and data be taken hostage.  Learn how to protect yourself and your business.
Just when we learned how to effectively deal with viruses and malware, another type of malicious software has come along called Ransomware.  Although it doesn't wear a bandana or mask to hide its identity, ransomware acts just like a criminal holding its hostage captive until a sum of money is paid.  Only, the hostage is your computer and its data.
Ransomware has been around long enough for security professionals to find ways to prevent it.  They've also learned the best steps to take if your computer has been compromised.

Managed Services 101 - Free Webinar

Many companies are increasing the performance of their IT assets and reducing hidden costs by implementing a custom managed IT services program.
Managed IT services allows your business to:
  • Reduce downtime
  • Apply more focus to your core business rather than technology
  • Get more from your IT investment
  • Keep your business' network and data safe
  • Have an entire team of IT experts dedicated to your success.  
Join us on Wednesday, October 25th at 9am for a free educational webinar about Managed IT services.



Is Your System Haunted by a Virus?
Spooky pop-ups, strange sounds and phantom messages are all signs of a computer virus.
Like a ghost in a haunted house at Halloween, computers that are infected with malicious viruses produce a series of spooky signs that indicate their presence.  While the thought of having a computer virus can be frightening, it's easy to protect yourself with a few simple tricks.
Know the signs so you can take action before the virus wreaks havoc on your computer.
About DWD Technology Group
DWD Technology Group is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and Sage Software Reseller serving clients in Indiana, Ohio, Michigan and throughout the Midwest.  We are committed to helping companies evaluate and implement proven network, accounting and business management software systems and to provide support to keep those systems flourishing over time. 
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