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Archive for April, 2021

Hackers Are Using Legitimate Google Services To Wreak Havoc

The Microsoft 365 Defender Threat Intelligence Team recently issued a dire warning that every IT professional should take seriously. They've discovered an emerging threat in the form of hackers utilizing legitimate "Contact ...

Cross Platform Messaging Service Plan Canceled by Mobile Carriers

About eighteen months ago, a number of big mobile carriers got together to create the "Cross-Carrier Messaging Initiative." Their goal was to roll out a Rich Communication Services (RCS) platform designed to ...

iOS 14.5 Will Be Big For Privacy

Apple’s latest iPhone update, iOS 14.5, brings a host of new features that customers will likely enjoy, better Face ID unlocking when wearing a mask (for Apple Watch users only), new emoji, support for PS5 and Xbox Series X controllers, ...

Help Microsoft Choose Their Next Default Font

Tenorite, created by Erin McLaughlin and Wei Huang, is the more traditional style out of the five. It almost looks like a more modern version of the default Times New Roman font from decades ago, with wide characters, accents, and ...

Watch Out For Vaccine Survey Phishing Emails

Scammers have found a new way to take advantage of people, so be on your guard. The U.S. Department of Justice has recently issued an alert warning people of fake emails sent ...

Cryptomining Worm Botnet Seeking And Attacking Vulnerable Devices

There's a new cryptomining worm threat to be aware of, and it's making the lives of IT Administrators who manage Windows and Linux environments nightmarish. This news comes from a recently published ...

Recent Study Finds Mobile App Spending Is Up

Since the pandemic began, there has been an enormous boom in app spending, and that trend shows no signs of stopping. In fact, app sales broke a new record in the first ...

Microsoft Cortana Will Be Removed From The App Store

It's no secret that Microsoft is one of the 800-pound gorillas of the tech world. Even so, there are areas where the company undeniably struggles. Their Internet Explorer browser was a disaster ...

More Issues With Tesla

Hot on the heels of another deadly Tesla crash, Consumer Reports showed last week that it's simple to game the automaker's system of ensuring there's a driver in the driver's seat. The test and video showed no one actually needs ...

Using AirDrop Is Not As Safe As You Think

Apple's popular AirDrop feature for sharing files may be vulnerable to hacking attempts, according to security researchers at a German university. In a post published last week, researchers at Technische Universitat Darmstadt said that a nearby stranger could discover the ...

Blog

Latest Data Breach Hits Guess Clothing Company

Latest Data Breach Hits Guess Clothing Company

American fashion retailer Guess recently became the latest in a seemingly unending parade of big-name companies to suffer a data[...]
Internet Browser Firefox Will Soon Get SmartBlock Feature

Internet Browser Firefox Will Soon Get SmartBlock Feature

There's good news for anyone who uses the Firefox web browser. Beginning with the release of Firefox 87 which was[...]
Gmail Adding Email Authenticator Feature Called BIMI

Gmail Adding Email Authenticator Feature Called BIMI

Change is coming to Gmail. Recently as a courtesy of a new agreement between Google and the AuthIndicators Working Group[...]

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Since 1998, DNS Tech Solutions has been a leading provider of IT support and consulting, focusing on small and medium sized businesses in the Dallas, Fort Worth, Denton, Frisco, and Plano areas. We have helped hundreds of businesses increase productivity and profitability by making IT a streamlined part of operations. We equip our clients with customized technology solutions for greater operational value and to reduce risk.

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