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How to Implement a Ransomware Backup Strategy

Modern businesses are managed almost entirety through software, web services, and digital files. We all rely on a stack of software technology and stored data to handle day-to-day business tasks. Disaster recovery is your protection if something goes wrong. If a ransomware virus takes your computer’s encryption hostage, the right ransomware backup strategy can have your team back online with everything you need to conduct business as usual. Here is how to backup your data. 1. Version Control Backups Version control is something many project development and collaboration software products will like. These backups......

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How to Protect Your Computer Systems From Ransomware

How to Protect Your Computer Systems From Ransomware Are you concerned about the safety of the information stored on your computer? Whether you use your computer for pleasure, work, or both, it can be susceptible to ransomware. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that ransomware damages will surpass $11.5 billion by 2019. This annual figure represents the global impact caused by this dangerous software. This threat means you must place an emphasis on the security of your computer system. But, what can you do to guard your system against the threat of these attacks? Read on......

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Is Your Website Mobile Friendly? Is it important?

Is Your Website Mobile Friendly? Is it important? You have probably heard us mention this a time or two, “Your website isn’t mobile friendly.” We aren’t making it up! Let’s face it – people are using their mobile devices now more than ever. This isn’t just among the younger generations, everywhere you look people are using their mobile phones and tablets for banking, shopping, emailing, etc. A study in 2016, put the estimate at 69% of the worlds population as having a mobile phone. That’s insane! It’s no wonder Google and other......

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Social Wifi – The Ultimate Marketing Tool for Retail Shops

Social Wifi – The Ultimate Marketing Tool for Retail Shops The challenge all small businesses face is always the same – Marketing – growing your business. Once you’ve spent a healthy marketing budget to bring in customers, you want to do everything you can to keep those customers coming back. Easier said than done right? Queue Social Wifi! What is Social Wifi? How is it useful? And how can I get it? These are all important questions that we will discuss here. What is Social Wifi? We’ve all seen the power of......

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Ransomware – What is it and How to Protect Yourself

Ransomware – What is it and How to Protect Yourself Perhaps you have heard of Ransomware. It’s quite popular in recent years. Popular – not in a good way. What is Ransomware? Ransomware another virus or malware that will slowly encrypt your files and/or cripple your computer to the point of being useless until you pay a ‘ransom’ to get access again. The scary thing about ransomware is that you often don’t know you are infected until it’s too late, and all of your files are encrypted. All of your priceless photos, videos,......

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ShellShock Bash Vulnerability

RemarkableTek’s Status All servers within RemarkableTek’s infrastructure have been patched as of last week. What we know: There is a critical vulnerability that affects the GNU Bourne Again Shell (Bash), used in many *nix based operating systems. The vulnerability relates to how environment variables are processed and allows for Remote Code Execution, allowing an unauthenticated attacker to run commands on vulnerable systems. Web servers should be considered high priorities for patching. Security researchers are actively investigating the issue, and are highlighting the ease with which it can be exploited. The detail: This......

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RemarkableTek GUI Address Update To better reflect the function of the RemarkableTek GUI/Billing System, we felt an address (URL) change would be appropriate. OLD URL: billing.remarkabletek.com NEW URL: https://my.remarkabletek.com The old URL should push you to the new one automatically. If you have any trouble, clear your browser cache and try again. If you have any issues, please open a support ticket by emailing us at support@remarkabletek.com Remember, you can manage many parts of your account with us at https://my.remarkabletek.com including domain registrations, billing information, all aspects of your shared or reseller hosting account, launch the hosting......

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24/7 Support Now Active! I’m excited to announce that we’ve grown our team to cover 24/7 support via email, ticket systemand phone! I’d like to thank our existing customers who have been an instrumental part of helping grow RemarkableTek to where it is today, and as we continue to grow the company, my resolve is to maintain the level of service that all of you have come to expect- now just 24/7! I will still be acting as an escalation point for all tickets and will be actively watching feedback on tickets and our response......

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RemarkableTek Partners with Spam Experts™ for Spam Filtering I’m excited to announce that we have partnered with Spam Experts™ to offer two important services. We have chosen Spam Experts™ as they have received numerous industry awards for their filtering technology and performed the best during our trials of their product compared to other providers. The two services that are now active are: 1) Outgoing Filtering – server-wide Outgoing filtering has been enabled on all RemarkableTek servers for no charge for all customers! Over the last couple of weeks, we have noticed by enabling outbound filtering,......

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