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Security is far from a “rising trend” in 2017 — it’s a fact that has now ruled the internet for years and is not going anywhere. One thing we can be certain of is that as hackers get more sophisticated, so too must our security, and specifically encryption.
According to this infographic from the SSLShop, 2017 is going to see the most encryption yet, due to a number of factors, including Google’s upcoming browser features. If you’re involved in any website or security projects, have a look to see what you can expect in the coming months. Is there anything you can add or would reject from the list?
There’s a good chance you leverage your smartphone for all sorts of reasons beyond just a telephone. Independent contractors often use their mobile devices to stay organized, connect with colleagues and clients through social media, search and apply for jobs, and a whole variety of leisure activities.
As convenient and helpful as our smartphones are, they can also be quite vulnerable if you fail to take the right steps to protect yourself. That’s why Vasco created this infographic. Have a read to learn more about the most common mobile menaces and get some tips to prevent them.
You can also find more infographics at Visualistan
Independent contractors who have worked with government clients know that the experience can be completely different from working in the private sector. There are often more processes and longer timelines, with various hoops to jump through.
In the past year, David O’Brien, Eagle’s Vice-President of Government Services, has shared a few important pieces on this topic, specifically with the Federal Government. If you’re in the National Capital Region and haven’t already seen some of these posts, have a look:
Are you planning any travel in the next couple weeks? Make sure your home is safe while you’re away. Social media makes it easier for us all to connect with friends and family, and in many cases, gives us resources to improve our work. Unfortunately, it also gives burglars an advantage in their work!
Before you post your holiday adventures on social media, take a look at this infographic from Distinctive Doors. It shares some eye-opening facts and statistics.
Are you planning to tackle any holiday shopping online this year? Whether it’s for the holidays or any other reason, making your purchases online has many advantages, especially time savings. It can also, however, add some security risks. To ensure a secure shopping experience , have a look at this infographic created by Sainsbury’s Bank.