Category: SWS Blog

Another LastPass Incident

The popular password manager, LastPass has recently issued a security notification about an incident they experienced. Below are the details: Dear valued customer, In keeping with our commitment to transparency, we wanted to inform you of a security incident that our team is currently investigating.…

VCDPA

VCDPA Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (“VCDPA”) was signed into law on March 2, 2021. The new law means that some Virginia Businesses will need to give consumers the ability to access and control personal data that the business collects about them. Virginia consumers will…

Site of The Month – October 2022 – Flues-n-Ducts.com

Site of The Month - October 2022 - Flues-n-Ducts.com Site of the month is a regular feature for our blog where we will feature a Simply Web Services customer and their website.The site of the month for October 2022 is Flues-n-Ducts.com.  Flues-n-Ducts.com is the website…

Mobile Web Site

Mobile Web Site The SBA (Small Business Administration) states that 4 out of 5 small businesses don't have a mobile website. Mobile is now 60% of all web traffic. There is a huge difference between a responsive website and a mobile website. A responsive website…

Video Marketing & Branding

Video Marketing & Branding YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world (Google is #1). YouTube receives over one billion visitors a month! Businesses with small budgets but great videos can gain new customers and new visitors to their websites. Businesses can also…

Samsung is the Latest Tech Company to Get Hacked

Samsung is the Latest Tech Company to Get Hacked The below is from Samsung regarding a breach on their system. If you own a Samsung account, we recommend that you change your password(s). Dear Valued Customer, At Samsung, security is a top priority. We are…

Site of The Month – September 2022 – OCASFriends.org

Sit of The Month - September 2022 - OCASFriends.org Site of the month is a new feature for our blog where we will feature a Simply Web Services customer and their website. The site of the month for October 2022 is OCASFriends.org, operated by Friends…

Custom Facebook Marketing

Facebook Marketing It’s apparent that social media is not just a spot to hang out with your friends and shoot the breeze, it's BIG business! Having a Facebook page gives you an opportunity to promote and grow your business. Simply Web Services has packages that…

Lastpass Hacked

The popular password vault software appears to have been compromised, they sent the following to their clients: Dear valued customer, We are writing to inform you that we recently detected some unusual activity within portions of the LastPass development environment. We have determined that an…

Plex TV Screaming Service Hacked

It appears that the popular American streaming media service and client-server media player platform announced that they experienced an attack against their network. They sent the following to clients yesterday. Dear Plex User, We want you to be aware of an incident involving your Plex…