August 2017

Great Big List of Cybersecurity Resources

Beef up your cybersecurity knowledge with this list of cybersecurity resources, including data threats, data breaches, books, jobs, companies and VC funding Here’s an excuse for IT workers to take some extra time off and head to the beach. Bring a smartphone or tablet, and check out these cybersecurity lists. They’re an easy read—chock-full of insightful cybersecurity facts, figures, statistics and more. Cybersecurity list of links: List of data threats for IT

Backups Are Essential In The Fight Against Ransomware

Following the recent spate of ransomware attacks on businesses and government agencies across the world, the security press has largely focused on patching and updates as the key to protection against ransomware and malware in general. Thorough patch-management policies are an essential part of doing business online, but the push to patch ignores the fact that many enterprise organizations are not in a position to apply patches as soon as

Warning: Two Dangerous Ransomware Are Back – Protect Your Computers

Ransomware has been around for a few years but has become an albatross around everyone’s neck—from big businesses and financial institutions to hospitals and individuals worldwide—with cyber criminals making millions of dollars. In just past few months, we saw a scary strain of ransomware attacks including WannaCry, Petya and LeakerLocker, which made chaos worldwide by shutting down hospitals, vehicle manufacturing, telecommunications, banks and many businesses. Before WannaCry and Petya, the infamous Mamba full-disk-encrypting ransomware and the Locky

Avoiding Pitfalls of Online Shopping

Millions of us purchase something over the internet every day. Rather it’s bulk toilet paper from Amazon, a new dress from Etsy, or dinner off of Postmates, no body can deny the tempting convenience of online shopping. But like with anything that involves the internet and your credit card information, there are pitfalls. Luckily, they are easily avoided if you’re a smart shopper! These 10 tips will help you and