End of Mainstream Support Not the End of the Road for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

End of Mainstream Support Not the End of the Road for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008   Recent statements from Microsoft concerning the end of “Mainstream Support” for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 have caused some concern among Windows users. Fortunately, upgrading to Windows 8.1 to continue support and take advantage of new features is easy. Microsoft has announced that on January 13, 2015, mainstream support is ending for two popular products, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008. The deadline affects all home and business versions of Windows 7 (Home Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate, Enterprise and Starter). Microsoft…

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CryptoWall Epidemic is Here

A New Version of Cryptolocker is back… THE CRYPTOWALL EPIDEMIC is HERE! What is CryptoWall? Cryptowall is a ransomware Trojan virus similar to Cryptorbit and CyrptoLocker. The virus infects a computer and encrypts crucial files. Users may not be able to access their data which will be hidden once CryptoWall has taken its toll. Cryptowall can affect files including *.doc, *.docx, *.xls, *.ppt, *.psd, *.pdf, *.eps, *.ai, *.cdr, and *.jpg. Who is vulnerable to a CryptoWall? CryptoWall is designed to infect all versions of Windows including XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. If you are still using XP, you…

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eMazzanti Named WatchGuard NYC Area Partner of the Year for Fifth Time

NYC metro area IT consultant honored for outstanding performance by network security provider, WatchGuard Technologies Hoboken, New Jersey ­- (Vocus) May 29, 2014 – eMazzanti Technologies, IT support and computer consultant in the New York City Metro area, has been named the New York Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Partner of the Year 2014 by WatchGuard Technologies Northeast Territory team. WatchGuard is a network security industry leader. This is the fifth such award for eMazzanti. Carl Mazzanti, CEO, eMazzanti Technologies stated. “We are proud to have the dedication and skill of our network security team honored with this award again….

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