The year is coming to an end and 2019 has had its fair share of cyber security blunders. Leading to headlines of hacks, scams, and leaks. Some issues were unavoidable for the public as some were very avoidable. In 2019, we saw a lot of news coming out about leaks, invasion of privacy, and ransomware. … Read moreCyber Security Blunders of 2019
You hear about ransomware all the time. The most recent news was that 22 municipalities in Texas were hit. This was a coordinated attack too. That means that several people all hit different locations with the same version of ransomware simultaneously. You may be asking yourself what is ransomware and why does it happen? So … Read moreRansomware: What It Is and Why It Happens
Cybercriminals are mysterious and elusive, making the number of arrests for cybercrimes small. Understanding them is difficult because they hide in plain sight. Ultimately, if we all understand and utilize cyber-security, we stand a better chance of outing the attacks. In order to do this, you need to recognize the different types of cyber crimes … Read moreWhat is a Cyber-Attack and How Can Your Business Stay Protected?
Do you happen to know of all the vulnerabilities of your firewall at your business? Your vulnerability scans might come up clean, your penetration tests may not reveal everything of importance, therefore everything is good to go, right? Well, in some instances, not exactly. There actually happen to be numerous firewall vulnerabilities that can be … Read more10 Toxic Firewall Flaws You Might Not Realize
From computers to smartphones, software developers have crafted every type of security measure possible to keep your devices safe, but the threat of malware and viruses is always looming. With products like Mcafee and Bitdefender, the tools are out there to keep your devices from being infected by the nasty threats lurking the internet. One … Read moreFirewall Operations: How They Keep You Secure