Cyberattack

DDoS Attack

What is a DDoS attack? Everything you need to know about Distributed Denial-of-Service attacks and how to protect against them

What is a DDoS attack? A distributed denial-of-service attack (DDoS attack) sees an attacker flooding the network or servers of the victim with a wave of internet traffic so big that their infrastructure is ...

phishing attack

12 Types of Phishing Attacks and How to Identify Them

Phishing attacks are the practice of malicious actors sending fraudulent communications that appear to come from a legitimate trusted source. The goal of the attack is to steal victims sensitive data like ...

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Ransomware Is The Biggest Cyber Threat To Businesses But Most Still Aren’t Ready For It

Ransomware is the most significant cybersecurity threat facing many organizations today and while attacks are only getting more sophisticated, it’s a threat that can be count...

cyber sec

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...

EXCEL

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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Critical IoT Security Vulnerability

Security vulnerabilities in millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, including connected security cameras, smart baby monitors and other digital video recording equipment, could allow cyber attac...

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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...

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...