Choosing Between IMAP & POP Email Protocols

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In order for email to work, systems rely on what are called protocols. These are essentially a set of rules that dictate how data moves from system to system. When it comes to email, there are currently two major protocols: POP and IMAP. While most email systems will support both, it is a good idea to know the difference between the two and which might be better for you.

Difference between POP and IMAP

Business Security: Are Your Systems Safe?

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With the increasing number of security threats faced by businesses everywhere, most business owners have adopted some form of security measures in an effort to keep their companies secure. But, how do you know the measures you’ve implemented are actually keeping your systems safe? Here are five ways to tell if your security measures aren’t sufficient.

1. Open wireless networks

Microsoft Office 365 Whitepaper - Security and Compliance

"Information security is an essential consideration for all IT organizations around the world. In addition to the prevalence of information technology, the complexity of delivering access to services from a growing number of devices, platforms, and places than ever before forces information security to be a paramount matter. Multi-device access benefits your users, especially with the consumerization of IT, but broader access represents another potential attack surface.

Ready for iPhone 6? Check out this Blog Before Selling your Old Phone!

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With the release of the new iPhone 6 and 6 plus, a lot of people will be upgrading and selling their phones. However, you most likely have a number of apps that contain personal information. To protect yourself you should de-authenticate apps before getting rid of your current device.

What is de-authentication?

Preparing Your Business for a Sales Tax Audit, Provided by Avalara

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The odds that your business will be targeted for a sales tax audit is probably greater than you realize. To make up for budget shortfalls, states are increasing the number of auditors on their payroll and the frequency and volume of audits. Should you find yourself facing an audit, the best offense is a good defense.