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13 Januar 2023
Every person or business using the internet will be aware of the danger of cybersecurity threats. We know we can protect ourselves by using different passwords and avoiding suspicious downloads. But cyber attackers are beginning to create more sophisticated ways of exploiting vulnerabilities.
One of the most dangerous threats at the moment is clickjacking. Think about how often you use websites without considering what you’re clicking. While this usually isn’t anything to worry about, clickjacking has created a new threat.
Clickjacking works by placing a malicious set of links over an innocuous-looking website. This means that victims enter passwords or click links that they think are legitimate parts of the original website but are in fact on an invisible page.
This guide will show how you can recognize clickjacking attacks and keep your personal details or business secure. In today’s digital world, protecting yourself from cyber threats has never been more critical, and preventing clickjacking is a crucial part of this. weiterlesen...
8 Januar 2023
Cybersecurity mistakes either happen unintentionally or due to a lack of taking proper action, thus causing a security issue like a data breach. An example of an activity that might cause these errors is compromising your IP address.
Other reasons include clicking an unsafe link, missing updates, and misconfiguration. Businesses and individuals have suffered massive losses and problems due to cybersecurity issues like system disruption and data breaches.
One example of how disruptive these errors can be is a system that has been affected by ransomware. The malware encrypts the files to a point where the original owner can't access their information. weiterlesen...
9 November 2022
Social engineering attacks are on the rise. In fact, they’re among the most successful and insidious types of cybercrime active today.
Worst of all, you can’t protect yourself from all social engineering attacks by just boosting your computer security. A good social engineering attack doesn’t target your software. Instead, it targets the human element. It tries to trick you, often by playing on your emotions. Social engineering attackers are scammers who use human emotions as the tools of their trade.
To protect yourself from social engineering attacks, you need to secure your mindset as well as your technology. Let us show you how. weiterlesen...
6 September 2022
When you browse the web, you may come across a variety of online threats. And these threats aren't limited to malicious websites. If you're not careful, you could accidentally infect your computer with malicious software even when visiting the most legitimate of sites.
But how's that possible? In a word, malvertising.
Malvertising (malicious advertising) is a relatively new cyberattack technique that inserts malicious code into digital advertisements. These infected ads are usually served to consumers through legitimate advertising networks, making them difficult to detect by both internet users and publishers.
The advertisements appear tempting, genuine, and to be from a trustworthy source. The host website owner may not even be aware that malvertising is being displayed on their site. weiterlesen...
24 August 2022
With so much technology these days, it’s hard for companies and organizations to go without it. Since technology is now the lifeblood of a company, it’s important to keep that blood flowing.
However, cybercriminals are also getting savvy with technology. They’ll launch cyber-attacks on an unsuspecting business and wreak havoc on systems and assets.
Has this ever happened to your company? Or have you feared this for your company? You’re not alone. In just 2021 alone, there were 80,000 cyber-attacks per day – that’s over 30 million attacks annually
Don’t let this happen to your company. Below you will learn of the 6 common mistakes in cybersecurity, and how you can avoid them at all costs: weiterlesen...
3 Oktober 2021
According to a recently published 2021 cyber security report, cybercrime went up by 600% during the Coronavirus pandemic. Over the past year alone, more than 500,000 stolen Zoom passwords were posted for sale on dark web forums.
Passwords are one of the most basic and familiar forms of data protection. Yet poor password practices are often the reason behind the billions of breaches and malicious cyber attacks that happen year after year. weiterlesen...
29 Juli 2021
Have you ever wondered what course of action you would choose if your data were to be attacked by ransomware?
Let’s be realistic; though this worst fear of yours has fortunately not manifested yet, you cannot entirely dismiss the possibility of a ransomware attack for a multitude of reasons.
Here are 5 important ways to protect your data when hit by ransomware. weiterlesen...
25 Mai 2021
As we head deeper into 2023, the increasing frequency and sophistication of cyberattacks are keeping cybersecurity teams on their tiptoes. The recent Sunburst hack, the cyberattack against U.S. government agencies, seems to have taken the spotlight because of its high-profile targets and the sensitive nature of the data compromised. Determining the true impact of the attack and its future implications could take years.
Cyberattacks are becoming the weapon of choice for nation-states, businesses need to amplify their cybersecurity efforts to avoid getting caught in the crossfire.
Here are the top 10 cybersecurity trends that all security stakeholders must keep in mind to stay ahead of the ever-changing threat landscape: weiterlesen...