This week’s newsletter will discuss a pop-up that is visible on your computer screen and it tells you that Microsoft has locked your computer due to an infection and you need to call the number to repair the infections. This is not true – it’s a SCAM! Sample screen shots can look like this:
Today’s topic will discuss Cyber Security and why you have to be careful in 2018. Recently, the largest cyber-attack in internet history stuck a company called GitHub, a web-based hosting service for computer code. The good news is that the attack was foiled in less than 10 minutes, thanks to the power of proactive security solutions.
A new report from the Solar Foundation found that jobs in Michigan’s solar industry jumped by an impressive 48% from 2015 to 2016. During that time, Michigan solar companies added more than 1300 jobs, for a total Michigan solar workforce of 4,118. This positions Michigan second in the Midwest both in terms of growth rate and number of individuals employed in the solar industry, and Michigan now ranks 15th nationally in number of solar jobs, up three spots since 2015.