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Archive for May, 2021

New Devices May Not Use Default Passwords

You know how, when you buy a new router to set up a home network, it comes with a default password like 'Admin,' which you have to remember to change? If you ...

Hackers Might Guess Your Passwords Easier Than You Thought

Password security has long been a thorn in the side of IT Security Professionals. It's easy enough to understand why. Passwords are inconvenient from the perspective of users, which is why they ...

Latest Windows 10 Update Replaces Edge Legacy With Chromium Edge

It's no secret that Microsoft has struggled where web browsers are concerned. Internet Explorer was basically a security-riddled disaster and was eventually retired for that very reason. The company's next attempt was ...

Update Adobe Now For Several Critical Security Updates

Adobe continues to work at a feverish pace to address critical security vulnerabilities in its product line. Their most recent patch addresses a total of ten security flaws across the following four ...

Security Is Top Priority In Latest Chrome Build

Back in February, Google began experimenting with a new feature that defaulted all URLs to use "https:" rather than the less secure "http:." While defaulting to the secure socket layer isn't ironclad ...

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Harness the Power of Data Analysis to Skyrocket Your Business Growth

Harness the Power of Data Analysis to Skyrocket Your Business Growth

Data is king in the current business landscape. It’s an era of ever-changing market dynamics, strong competition, and an increasingly[...]
Apple’s iOS 18: Unlocking New Possibilities for Your Business

Apple’s iOS 18: Unlocking New Possibilities for Your Business

Suppose you're a business owner currently using an Apple operating system. In that case, you may have been anticipating the[...]
How IT Can Drive Business Growth

How IT Can Drive Business Growth

As a business owner or leader, one of your responsibilities is exploring new ways to grow your business. There are[...]

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Austin, TX 78759
(512) 336-2970

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Since 2003, The Critical Update has been a leading provider of IT support and consulting, focusing on small and medium sized businesses in the Austin metropolitan area. We have helped hundreds of businesses increase productivity and profitability by making IT a streamlined part of operations. We equip our clients with customized technology solutions for greater operational value and to reduce risk.

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