A tech checklist for new year success!
The turn of the year is an opportunity to start the next year off right! While many are addressing annual financial and HR tasks, it’s also a great time to assess your technology environment and ensure it’s ready to support your business growth for the coming year. It’s a lot to get done … year-end purchasing, budget planning, procedure documentation, policy verification, etc., but it’s important to keep your IT house in order.
Here are three things that should be on your annual technology checklist:
Yahoo has confirmed that it has been the target of another massive data breach, this one stemming back to August, 2013. The newly discovered breach is in addition to the huge 2014 breach and impacts more than one billion Yahoo users.
The breach includes names, email addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, MD5-hashed passwords, and security question answers. This latest hack makes Yahoo the victim of two of the largest data breaches in history.
If you have a Yahoo account, here are some steps you should take to secure your account: