Layer Of Protection: Installing Security Cameras Is Smart Business

Installing security cameras is a great tool for managing your business. Not only are they inexpensive to purchase, easy to install and easy to maintain, but security cameras also provide business owners plenty of convenience to see all areas of their business in real time without sacrificing time or efficiency. Here are a few highlights […]

Four Ways To Deal With Cybersecurity Risks

Web application security is a very hot topic these days, as shown by the variety of websites falling victim to hacking. One financial organisation fell foul to a data breach exposing over 1.4GB of customers’ data, including full personal data and credit card information. It was suspected that this bank was compromised via an SQL injection vulnerability. […]

Ransomware-Stopping Software Fueling Varonis Growth

The ability to stop ransomware and other damaging forms of cyberattack before they cause harm has placed Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS), a leading provider of software solutions that protect data from insider threats and cyberattacks, and its rapidly growing DatAlert solution at the centre of the global battle being fought by organisations to protect their valuable data. Varonis said attendance […]

Phishing Campaigns Utilising OLE Malware

Microsoft warned of malware authors who are using its legitimate Office object linking and embedding (OLE) capability to trick users into enabling and downloading malicious content. Speaking about how phishers will use Office capabilities such as OLE and Macros, Jon French, security analyst of AppRiver, explains in detail below. Jon French, Security Analyst at AppRiver: “Macro and object linking and embedding […]

Would You Trade Your Personal Information For A Pair Of Fake Sunglasses?

Introduction Every Internet shopper has encountered at least one online store selling “big ticket” items at unbelievably low prices.  Users do not need to search far and wide for websites offering generous discounts and, in the process, may discover, that in many cases, such deals are too good to be true. Unfortunately, despite their better […]

Acer Suffers By Data Breach

Following the news that Acer has suffered a data breach on its e-commerce site due to the unauthorized access of a third-party. Acer is not saying how many users were affected by the intrusion but revealed that data such as names, addresses, payment card numbers, card expiration dates and three-digit security codes (CVV numbers) may have […]

The Driving Force Behind The IoT Revolution

To many people, the Internet of Things (IoT) still sounds rather futuristic. However, it is already here and improving lives on a global scale. In 2015, Business Insider reported 10 billion devices were connected to the internet, with the prediction of this figure to increase by 28 per cent to 34 billion devices by 2020. The concept of […]