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Detect Threats, Take Control By Monitoring Your Home Network

The latest sporting event is streaming in the living room. Your teenage son is hosting a Twitch stream as he plays whatever that wizard-y potion-y quest game is. The twins’ tablets are playing a symphony of Cocomelon and Blippi as they lie unattended in the play room. Meanwhile, the refrigerator is blinking that it needs software updates as you try…

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Cyber Security in the Remote Work Environment

Cyber Security in the Remote Work Environment While some employees are returning back to the traditional office, some employers have found that productivity and employee morale has increased under remote or hybrid work models. Whether teams are strictly virtual or splitting time between home and office, the same security concerns exist. Handling company documents and customer data can come at…

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Why People Still Fall for Scams

Why People Still Fall For Scams

People are more vulnerable to hackers. Here’s how you can guard against them. Here at YK Communications, we all know the feeling, that awful sinking in your stomach when you realize you’ve clicked a link that you shouldn’t have. Maybe you were in a hurry, or it was a popup ad. Also see YK’s How To Avoid Facebook Scams. Whatever…

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Stressing About Student Screen Time? Parental Controls Can Help.

By now, most 2020-2021 students are back into the socially-distanced, temperature-checked, or virtual swing of things. Parents and guardians have made tough decisions about attending school and the subsequent scheduling and caregiving plans during the COVID-19 pandemic. This has understandably caused undue stress and anxiety for many. The last thing you should worry about as the students in your home…

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Will 5G Replace Rural Internet Connections?

As the big name carriers all race to offer the first-of-its-kind 5G network, there’s a lot of buzz about the technology. Some policymakers talk as if 5G will replace rural internet. We’re here to dispel some myths and explain what this means for our customers and service areas. What is 5G? 5G is the 5th generation mobile network. Its predecessors…

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How To Avoid Facebook Scams

Quizzes, games, and surveys can seem like a good alternative to scrolling through your newsfeed, but they can also be a deceptive way for malicious websites to get your profile information or access to your internet browser. We’re here to tell you how to avoid Facebook scams like these. Those articles about your favorite celebrity “you have to see to…

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