IT Blog/Current Events and Trends

Exploring the World of IT Management and Trending Technologies

Screen Shot 2021-08-17 at 2.38.05 PM

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...

Screen Shot 2021-08-16 at 2.29.54 PM

Five Steps to Password Policy Compliance

Hackers are using weak and stolen credentials in a significant way to compromise business-critical environments. Stealing access to your environment using a known password for a user account is a much easi...

Screen Shot 2021-08-10 at 3.29.19 PM

Every Windows user should do this: How to create a Windows 10 bootable USB

Troubleshooting an old and slow PC isn’t a fun experience, but it’s also something you can do on your own at home. In addition to common issues to look for, there&...

pass

Want a strong password? Here’s how to do it the right way

Bad passwords are easy to remember, but also easy to guess and that can give an attacker access to your online accounts. That’s why the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) recom...

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...

Microsoft issues an alert over a sneaky Phishing attack

Microsoft’s Security Intelligence team has issued an alert to Office 365 users and admins to be on the lookout for a “crafty” phishing email with spoofed sender addresses. These emails ar...

What is a VPN and why do you need one? Everything you need to know!

Whether you work from a traditional office, home office, your iPhone, or on the road, a VPN is one of the best ways to protect yourself from data breaches on the internet, especially when using public wi-fi net...

This Windows and Linux malware does everything it can to stay on your network

Microsoft has continued its analysis of the LemonDuck coin-mining malware which has been crafted by some very determined, financially motivated cybercriminals. LemonDuck is known for install...

Screen Shot 2021-08-02 at 11.20.17 AM

Best mouse 2021: Top computer mice compared

Are you spending more time working or gaming from your home office? Don’t underestimate how much of a difference a quality mouse can make in your comfort and productivity. A good mouse is comfort...

Screen Shot 2021-08-02 at 10.45.57 AM

‘Praying Mantis’ threat actor targeting Windows internet-facing servers with malware

Windows internet-facing servers are being targeted by a new threat actor found by the Sygnia Incident Response team. The advanced and persistent threat which they call the ‘Praying Mantis’ is operating almost c...