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5 Reasons Why Cybersecurity Is Important Now More Than Ever

Cyberattacks Affect All People Cyberattacks are so common in today’s world and recent reports show that hackers attack a computer in the US every 39 seconds! Once an attack happens millions of people could b...

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Excel Remains a Security Issue after 30 Years because of this One Feature

Microsoft released Excel 4.0 for Windows 3.0 and 3.1 in 1992 and many companies still use this functionality in legacy operations. The issue is that bad actors have started using Excel sheets and macros as a ne...

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These Crucial Cybersecurity Expenses Need to get the Budget they Deserve

Preparing and approving the cybersecurity budget is an important responsibility for IT security executives. The budget has a direct impact on the organization’s ability to avoid or overcome cyberattacks. If the...

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How to Prepare for the Growing Threat of Ransomware

Ransomware is a growing threat to every organization on the planet and cyber-criminals are innovating at a phenomenal pace because they have the funds to do so. In fact, many cyber-criminal groups have more fun...

PunkSpider

PunkSpider is back and crawling hundreds of millions of sites for vulnerabilities

PunkSpider is scanning every website in the world to find and then publicly release their exploitable flaws all at the same time in the name of making the web more secure. PunkSpider automat...

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Cybersecurity assessments

Having a security assessment set up can offer peace of mind with technology. Cyber threats are hidden everywhere, by having a third party cybersecurity one can protect their data and other sensitive information...

Hotfix applied to XG Firewall v17.5 for Exim vulnerability

Some of you may be aware that security researchers recently discovered a security vulnerability in a popular email server, Exim. Exim is used by XG Firewall v17.5, specifically if a customer has enabled Email P...

US Government Bitcoin Ransomware Attack

More than 20 municipalities in the US have been hit by ransomware attacks this year alone, the software has grown rapidly by an internet worm that spreads copies of itself by hacking into other computers on a n...

Significant Security Flaws

Big name companies have made public this week some major security flaws in their devices. While it is not uncommon for companies to disclose information on potential vulnerabilities, this week the sheer number ...

Dangerous USB Cable – Hacker Tool

Some hackers are getting creative in getting into people’s system by leveraging USB cables that have a Wifi Card in them which hallway the hacker the ability to access remotely and be in your local system...