How to Setup Safe Senders in Mimecast

Mimecast is Triella's choice for spam management.   It is used heavily in legal environments and goals well beyond spam management by allowing emails to be archived virtually indefinitely,  allowing end users to sent mail messages much larger then the limit of their email system and allowing this all inside the Outlook interface. While Mimecast provides [...]

Security Awareness Training – Stay Safe!

In order to provide the best level of cyber security to our clients, we need to ensure that all elements of the technology framework – people, process, technology – are secure. At Triella, our clients rely on us to secure their IT systems by providing technology platforms that are built with multiple layers of security. [...]

How to Check your Password Expiry Date

Changing your password before it expires will ensure you do not get locked out! Have you ever attempted to log in and found that the system would not accept your password?  If so you can prevent that from happening by checking your password expiry date yourself!  Here is how! 1. Press the Start button and [...]

A Conversation with a Hacker

A travel firm paid a $4.5M ransom during the last week of July. Here’s how it went down. A US based travel firm was hit with the Rangar Locker ransomware during the last week of July.  The company agreed to pay $4.5M in fees to recovery their data.   What is interesting here is a glimpse [...]


If you have been working from home over the last several months, you may have recently become familiar with a product called TeamViewer. As one of the most common tools used to connect to remote computers and to host screen-sharing meetings, TeamViewer use has exploded in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Let’s answer some questions [...]

Introducing ThreatLocker

PUT COMPLETE PROTECTION AROUND YOUR FIRM’S COMPUTERS IN ALL LOCATIONS COVID has forced virtually all firms to have their staff work from home.   As a result, and as we continue to rethink our business practices, security has become more of an issue. Triella continuously looks to improve the security position of our clients by looking [...]

Troubleshooting Wi-Fi issues

It can be very frustrating when your Wi-Fi network does not work as expected, especially when your business requires a fast, secure and reliable internet connection. Interruptions to Wi-Fi connection while working can hinder your work performance and make you lose precious time. During the course of this pandemic, Wi-Fi has become critical for business [...]

How to update Windows 10 using the Windows Update Assistant

Running updates on your computer can be a tedious task. Update alerts usually pop up when you are busy and can interrupt your entire work day. If updates are not completed properly it can also slow down your computer. Setting up a time when you are not using the device to run the updates is [...]

How a Webcam can help when Working from Home

A webcam is a small camera that is attached to a computer. These devices have several functions, from capturing still images to conducting a live video/webinar over conference calls. Most laptops nowadays have a webcam built in to the computer screen, but external webcams are also available for sale. Webcams include a built in microphone [...]

Prevent Cyber-attacks with Application Whitelisting

Cybercriminals are growing and using more sophisticated attacks every day. Antivirus software alone cannot protect your IT systems.  Cybersecurity experts recommend using a layered approach to security and in this article, we will discuss one of these layers of protection that can dramatically increase the security to your IT network. At Triella, we continuously review [...]