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Desktop Central is integrated desktop and mobile device management software that helps in managing servers, laptops, desktops, smartphones, and tablets from a central location.

Here comes the California Consumer Privacy Act, an echo of the GDPR


As companies across the world rush to become compliant with the GDPR, many have failed to notice that California will set its own data and privacy protection requirements by January 1, 2020. California governor Jerry Brown signed CA Assembly Bill …

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Browser vulnerabilities: Securing against the inevitable

Web browsers have revolutionized the way we use the internet. They’ve escalated employee productivity, but have also opened up organizations to a plethora of security loopholes. Browsers are the easiest point of entry for hackers to exploit a system because …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for February 2019

Microsoft has just released this month’s security updates for its products. Before getting on with the list of applications that got fixes this Patch Tuesday, here are the patch figures: 76 vulnerabilities were addressed of which 20 are rated critical, …

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Six steps for startups to find and implement an effective cybersecurity solution

Establishing a startup isn’t easy; founders often spend a good majority of their time mapping out finances, operations, raw materials, product development, solid marketing and sales procedures, as well as hiring skilled employees during their initial years. Besides this, they …

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Introducing Custom Fields in Desktop Central


We’re constantly amazed by all the creative ways our users adapt the features of Desktop Central. However, we know that one-size-fits-all software just can’t address your needs as closely as software that was made for you. So, we stepped up …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for January 2019

Patch Tuesday updates have generally been equated with just Microsoft updates for a long time. However, there is another major player that addresses vulnerabilities in its products around the same time as Microsoft: Adobe. This Patch Tuesday, Adobe stole the …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for December 2018

Another month and another Patch Tuesday update from Microsoft. But this month, the buzz is all about a third-party patch from Adobe that addresses a zero-day vulnerability. This vulnerability (CVE-2018-15982) is rated critical since it’s being actively exploited …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday updates for November 2018

Microsoft just announced its Patch Tuesday updates for November, and this month’s list of patches comes with fixes for 64 vulnerabilities, 12 of which are rated critical. It also has patches for the ALPC elevation of privilege vulnerability, along …

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The Australian way of mitigating cybersecurity incidents

Many enterprises are actively building their IT security procedures to prevent the alarming number of cyberattacks businesses face today. According to the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Threat Report 2017, 56 percent of self-reported incidents in the private sector …

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Are your systems still running an old Windows OS? It’s time to move to Windows 10

In less than 20 months, Windows 7 will reach end-of-life status, putting many administrators under a lot of pressure to get their systems up to date with the latest Windows OS. Microsoft will still offer support for Windows 7, but …

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