New Mac Ransomware Appears: KeRanger, Spread via Transmission App

New Mac Ransomware Appears: KeRanger, Spread via Transmission App

New ransomware infecting Apple OS X surfaced on March 4 2016, with the emergence of KeRanger. The first inkling of trouble came at the weekend. Users of Transmission – a BitTorrent client widely used on OS X – might have noticed the following warning: According to the warning, which was displayed within the Transmission application […]

Patient Privacy within a Complex Eco-System

Patient Privacy within a Complex Eco-System

The planets are aligning against the privacy of every individual who uses a healthcare system; those planets being complexity and new technologies. Modern medicine has to deal with massive numbers of patients and the routes taken by patient data are often highly convoluted, complex and open to error. As the system currently stands, patient information […]

Ransomware Guide

Ransomware Guide

Ordinarily, falling victim to a ransom plot means that you are the son or daughter of some wealthy person and the only way to get out of it is by paying tons of money or waiting for Arnold Schwarzenegger or Kurt Russell to come and rescue you, or, at least, that’s what TV would have […]

Don’t Read this if you Still Think the Internet is Safe for Kids!

Don't Read this if you Still Think the Internet is Safe for Kids!

Many of the modern gifts are digital products like notebooks, ultrabooks, tablets, smartphones. How do we protect our children when they go online? According to the latest statistics, our children are spending over 9 hours a day connected. Think how scary that statistic is, 9 hours! You are probably asking yourself what are they doing […]