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Big List of Engineering Colleges in Central New York

This World Engineering Day, consider applying to an engineering college program. Engineering is one of the highest-paid positions and often offers excellent job satisfaction, a variety of advancement opportunities, and job flexibility.

Central New York offers a wide variety of engineering colleges, degrees, certificates, and other opportunities to set yourself apart in the field.

According to the…  Read More

March 4th, 2021|Tags: , , , |

Quanterion Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week

Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams? Maybe you’re wondering about the best way to use credit, how to shop for a used car, or maximize your security online.

National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) is a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money.

Quanterion Solutions has information…  Read More

March 1st, 2021|Tags: , |

Engineers Week

Engineers Week is Feb. 21-27, 2021. This year’s theme is “Imagining Tomorrow.” 
As we imagine tomorrow, engineers will be at the heart of the solutions to make the world a better place.

 
Reliability Engineering Resources
View Quanterion’s RMQSI Knowledge Center for reliability engineering information, techniques and tools.

This extensive resource includes reliability engineering topics, data and tools, reliability and…  Read More

February 24th, 2021|Tags: , |

The Ransomware Trap: What It Is and How to Avoid Getting Caught in Its Grip

Includes Quick Tips for a One-Minute Read
Ransomware is a form of malicious software that either locks down or encrypts a victim’s critical data or systems. The data is held hostage and users or organizations lose access to their information stored on networks, programs, files, or databases. Malicious actors demand a ransom in return for renewed…  Read More

February 16th, 2021|Tags: , |

Romance Scams: Don’t Click and Tell

Romance scams are growing and are expected to be prevalent this Valentine’s Day.

Approximately fifty percent of Americans agree that dating websites are a good way to meet people. But as more people use dating websites, scammers see an opportunity.

Romance scams drained the bank accounts of trusting singles by more than $201 million in 2019, and that’s…  Read More

February 8th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Safer Internet Day is Tuesday, Feb. 9

Safer Internet Day (SID) is Tuesday, 9 Feb. 2021. This year’s theme is “Together for a better internet.” 
Digital technologies provide us with a world of possibilities at our fingertips. Never before have we enjoyed so many opportunities to learn, exchange, participate and create. In 2021, this statement rings truer than ever: in the past year,…  Read More

February 4th, 2021|

The Value of Personal Data

Today in the midst of growing instances of identity theft, take a moment to consider the worth of personal data.
What’s Mark Zuckerberg worth?
Short answer is a lot; $77.5 billion to be exact. And a lot of his money comes from the value of the digital fingerprints we leave behind as we go about our daily…  Read More

February 1st, 2021|

Identity Theft Awareness Week

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Note: Information about Identity Theft Awareness Week is from the FTC website.

The Federal Trade Commission is launching Identity Theft Awareness Week, Feb. 1-5, 2021, with a series of events to highlight steps consumers can take to help reduce their risk of identity theft and recover if identity theft occurs.

Identity theft happens when someone steals personal…  Read More

February 1st, 2021|Tags: , , |

Quanterion’s Responses from a Data Privacy Day “Own Your Privacy” Twitter Chat

The National Cyber Security Alliance hosted a Data Privacy Day Twitter chat on Jan. 21 titled, “Own Your Privacy.” Quanterion participated in this chat; see below for the company’s responses to the chat questions.
Question 1: A key message this #DataPrivacyDay is “Own Your Privacy.” Individuals feel an increasing lack of control over their personal data.…  Read More

January 27th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Quanterion’s Responses from a Data Privacy Day “Respecting Consumer Privacy” Twitter Chat

In honor of Data Privacy Day, the National Cyber Security Alliance recently hosted Twitter chat titled, “Respecting Consumer Privacy.” See below for responses that were tweeted live during the chat by Quanterion Solutions.
Question 1: A key message for businesses this #DataPrivacyDay is “Respect Privacy.” What are some basic things companies can do to enhance consumer…  Read More

January 27th, 2021|Tags: , , |