There have been some recent security issues with Apple devices, specifically with the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. Please be sure to always update your device to the newest software, and make sure your software updates are applied.

Contact us with any questions or concerns!

If you had problems yesterday evening (2/3/2021) with slow mail and/or failures through Microsoft 365, chances are you were not alone.

Microsoft 365 announced there were issues causing delays and failures with Exchange Online, impacting email sends throughout North America yesterday evening.

Those issues have been mitigated, according to Microsoft 365 Status (@MSFT365Status) on Twitter. You should be experiencing normal email services again at this time.

Epoch will continue to monitor any arising issues. Please contact us with any questions!

There are major Internet Service Provider (ISP) outages reported today. Comcast, Verizon, and Google are some of those impacted, along with other services.

Slow-down’s and intermittent outages are to be expected on business and home networks.

Ubiquiti, a well-known manufacturer of network equipment/devices, recently notified their customers to update their passwords and add multi-factor authentication (MFA) due to a security breach.

Epoch always advises using unique passwords that are frequently updated as well as turning on MFA whenever available.

Take a look at the article below for more:

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ubiquiti-tells-customers-to-change-passwords-after-security-breach/

There has been a recent phishing message making its way around LinkedIn. See the example below.

Do NOT click or open the attached .pdf file. We also recommend as a general rule to never click on attachments that you are not sure of.

An example of the phishing message being sent on LinkedIn