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DoorDash Account Security Breach

DoorDash released an official statement revealing that on May 4th, 2019 a 3rd party system was used to gain access to the information belonging to consumers, drivers, and merchants of the DoorDash app that joined prior to April, 2018. 4.9 million people were affected by the breach. Protect yourself now Consumers should update your DoorDash […]

Windows 7 End of Life: Newave Can Help You Upgrade

According to Microsoft, the Windows 7 End of Life phase begins on January 14, 2020. As of that date, Microsoft will no longer provide support or security updates to the operating system. In 4th quarter of 2018, 37% of Windows operating system users were on Windows 7 (Home and Pro). That means hundreds of millions […]

Laptop Buying Advice from Jeff Brown, Newave Sales Engineer

Purchasing a new laptop for use at home can be frustrating and confusing. Most people want the most economical solution to their computing needs, but it is difficult to know what features are important to you.  We asked Newave Sales Engineer Jeff Brown for his advice and what he think is important to consider when […]

Being Cyber Safe With Third-Party Apps

FaceApp, a Russia-based mobile application to add filters to photos, has incited conversations about privacy, data ownership, and cyber-safety in the past week. Users were surprised to learn that the app’s creators are harvesting data from their photos. However, third-party apps have been around for a long time and FaceApp is not doing anything unusual. […]

Hackers Want Your Home Computers

Here’s What You Can Do To Stop It The most dangerous attitude you can have about your home computer is thinking a hacker wouldn’t want to access it. Hackers aren’t only after sensitive personal information anymore. Your personal computer carries the same risks as the one you have at work. So, why would a hacker want to […]

Is Your WiFi Home Security Camera Making You Vulnerable to Hackers?

Home surveillance, WiFi-enabled cameras, remote monitoring… all great ideas for home security… unless your camera gets hacked. At Newave, we are concerned about your business information security, but we are also concerned about the people we serve. Here is some useful information to ensure that your home security camera system isn’t vulnerable to hackers. The […]

Data Disaster Recovery Plans: 5 things Newave will do for you

Backing up your data is not a new concept. We all know that it is necessary; but it seems that the time and attention needed to do it properly can be overwhelming. Partnering with an IT solutions provider like Newave Solutions can make it easier. See the Newave Solutions website for more information. Why are […]

Newave’s Culture Drives Client Service and Satisfaction

Recognizing the talent that provides clients with the best service is just one part of your Newave experience. Congratulations to Jeremi Waddell, our March 2019 winner, for excellence in client satisfaction. #NewaveServesIT Great employees for Newave means great customer service and satisfaction for you and your business. Newave is always looking ahead and developing the […]

It’s tax (fraud) season again. How safe is your Personally Identifiable Information?

The IRS continues to crack down on tax refund fraud; scammers keep finding ways to steal your money and your identity. Cybersecurity is top of mind to help prevent financial disaster. We have some ways to protect yourself and your Personally Identifiable Information (PII). Newave Solutions – Click or Call Last tax season, the Internal […]