On Demand IT, Inc. is an Outsourced IT provider, servicing clients in and around Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington. We offer hosting packages, managed IT services, onsite and offsite backups as well as break/fix options. At On Demand IT we strive to work with our clients and give the best value, being ever mindful of the balance between security in an everchanging world of technology. We assist our clients in streamlining the management of their internal IT infrastructure and assist in maximizing the life-cycle of their hardware and software.
Network issues arise, system failures occur, and sometimes you may have general questions regarding your hardware or network. On Demand IT is here to help both managed and un-managed customers quickly resolve technical issues, and get you back on the path to success.
@Uber confirmed that hackers breached some part of its network in October 2016 and made off with personal data for 50 million users and 7 million drivers. Source: Uber Supposedly Paid Hackers $100,000 to Keep Quiet About a 2016 Data...read more
Protecting against social engineering and phishing attacks requires automated, comprehensive and post-delivery response capabilities that act in real-time. Source: The long tail of phishing attacks - Help Net...read more
If you have not already updated the firmware on your WiFi router, you should probably look into doing so as the recent KRACK vulnerability affects the WPA2 wireless security standard which most likely includes your wireless hardware. Source: What You Should Know About...read more
"As any nagging cybersecurity expert will tell you, keeping your software up-to-date is the brushing and flossing of digital security. But even the most meticulous practitioners of digital hygiene generally focus on maintaining the updates of their computer's...read more
"Every single one of Yahoo’s 3 billion users was impacted by a data breach in 2013, despite the company previously saying only 1 billion accounts were impacted, illustrating that the company is still wrestling with the full scope and details of the enormous breach."...read more
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We witnessed a sophisticated phishing campaign on 16th August 2017, targeting victims by sending spoofed phishing email messages appearing to come from Xero. Xero is a New Zealand-based software company that develops cloud-based accounting software for small and...read more
This is a small guide and FAQ on the malware installed alongside CCleaner 5.33.6162. For a full recap of what happened, you can read our complete CCleaner coverage. What happened? An unknown threat group compromised the CCleaner infrastructure. The attacker added...read more
Data leaks have become so commonplace that it’s incredibly easy to become numb to them, but credit reporting service Equifax announced a doozy today that when all is said and done could involve 143 million consumers. This is bad. It was a treasure trove of information...read more
It's always a fresh reminder to stay vigilant when opening any email, file or document from an unknown source. With the high rate of malware, ransomware and virus attacks over email recently, it is imperative to stay on top of security when it comes to your corporate...read more
Firefox 57, scheduled for release on November 14, will ship with a new protective measure that will prevent accessibility apps from accessing the web browser's data. Accessibility is a term used to describe the design of products for people with disabilities....read more
A new phishing scheme has caught the eye of the IRS. The Internal Revenue service is warning US citizens to be vigilant as the scam uses logos from both the FBI and IRS to appear as a legitimate concern. The only purpose of the scam is to get the users to open and...read more
Remember all of those pushy Windows 10 OS upgrades from Mr. Microsoft? Germany's Baden-Würtenberg consumer rights center had enough and got Microsoft admit to the force feeding of Windows 10 in 2015 after a lengthy 18 month investigation. For more info, follow the...read more
Apple released a new version of its mobile platform, iOS 10.3.3, on Wednesday, fixing a couple of security issues. Sounds like business as usual, but one of the bugs squashed with this update was actually quite serious. Source: New iOS update fixes a very dangerous...read more