Hackers

6 Practical Home Security Tips That You Can Use Today

We live in an age of paradox. The way technology has advanced is staggering which means a lot more convenience for us. We have the internet to connect practically everyone in the world. And for most people, we are never too far from a computer or mobile phone which we use to access vast amounts of information. On the other hand, we also live in a world of increased risk.

Vulnerability Scans Or Pen Tests: What Do Small Businesses Require?

Most businesses these days have a strong online presence and are set up with strong network management systems. With the threat of cyber attacks and breaches being so high, almost every company, small or big, generally has a budget set aside for cyber security and protection softwares. IT Support companies are constantly hired to provide excellent online security and to safeguard the firm’s internal computer and information systems. When it comes to

In-depth Guide to Ransomware & How to Minimize the Damage Caused By Them

In-depth Guide to Ransomware & How to Minimize the Damage Caused By Them The world that we reside in is flawed and imperfect – just like us mortals. Despite the best attempts of keeping private information secure and protected, there’s always the likelihood that the small window through which hacking experts manage to steal sensitive information and documents, might be open. Although many might attempt to refute these claims, surveys

DOWNLOAD: Think Like a Cybercriminal _SolarWinds

Cybercriminals are a diverse lot, yet you can spot some patterns and motives across the group. For victims, be they businesses or individuals, the outcome of an encounter can usually be quantified—some sort of loss has occurred. From here, you can start to understand the cybercriminal’s motives. The degree of loss can suggest the motive and operating capability of the cybercriminal, but the type of attack must also be considered.

DOWNLOAD: Google Hacking for Penetration Testers

Google has a set of advanced search operators which can be used to find interesting information about a target website or domain. Our tool aggregates a couple of useful search expressions (Google dorks) that you can use to extract ‘juicy’ data from Google. Every penetration test should start with a passive reconnaissance phase. Since public search engines have gathered huge amounts of information about almost every website from the Internet,