CCR Service Desk – Tech Tip

October 14th, 2015

Did you know you can easily create custom hot-keys to get to your frequently used applications more quickly? To create a custom hot-key: simply browse to the shortcut of the program, right-click and select Properties. Under the Shortcut tab, in the Shortcut key box, enter your custom hot-key.

Managing Business Associates under the 2013 HIPAA Omnibus Final Rule

March 13th, 2015

Business Associates
In 2003 HIPAA defined health care providers and payers as Covered Entities. Organizations that support Covered Entities and come in contact with Protected Health Information (PHI) are Business Associates. Business Associates caused many data breaches but were out of the reach of the federal HIPAA enforcement agencies.

Client Phish Prevention Reminder

February 10th, 2015

With the start of a New Year – we are sending out a reminder asking that you encourage your employees to continue to be vigilant when clicking on links received in emails. We have included a short summary of what a phishing email is and looks like; please feel free to share with your employees.

Transform your datacenter

September 18th, 2014

Planning for Windows Server 2003/R2 end of support
Migrating away from Windows Server 2003/R2 is an investment in your organization’s future, and there has never been a better time to begin the migration process. Take the next step to transform your datacenter.

HP Notebook PC Adapter Power Cord Safety Recall

August 28th, 2014

HP has issued a safety recall and replacement program (see statement below) for affected AC power cords. To see if your power cord is affected please use the official HP link below. This link will walk you through what is needed to see if your cord needs to be replaced.

Gold ActivePCiShield™ Solution

February 14th, 2014

In light of all the breaches being covered in the news and over 1.2 million consumers affected. Center for Computer Resources (CCR) is offering a low cost solution for small to medium sized merchants to help protect your customer’s credit card data and your brand while helping you become PCI compliant.

Windows XP – Support ending 4-2014

December 24th, 2013

Still running Windows XP?
So, you’re still running Windows XP because it works, right? Well, you may be in for a big surprise come next spring. As of April 2014, Microsoft will no longer support Windows XP. After a good run of 13 years, they’re moving on and so should you.

Windows XP Won’t Be HIPAA Compliant April 8, 2014

December 18th, 2013

By: John Lynn

As was announced by Microsoft a long time ago, support for Windows XP is ending on April 8, 2014. For most of us, we don’t think this is a big deal and are asking, “Do people still use Windows XP?” However, IT support people in healthcare realize the answer to that question is yes, and far too much.

What’s A Stolen Credit Card Worth?

December 11th, 2013

The team at Dell SecureWorks (the security services division of Dell computing) has posted a very interesting bit of research on the economics of cybercrime, showing that the prices for some items and services have fallen as supply rises. Classic supply and demand at work.

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