Title: Top 5 Business Benefits Of Cybersecurity Compliance

As data breaches emerge rapidly, maintaining information privacy and security has become a significant concern in the present-day data-driven world. To protect customer data privacy, the governments and industrial bodies are regularly implementing new laws and regulations while adapting existing ones.  Businesses and IT organizations are compelled to meet data privacy and security standards that […]

Comment: Baidu Caught Collecting Sensitive Details From Android Users

It’s been reported that two Android applications belonging to Chinese tech giant Baidu have been removed from the official Google Play Store at the end of October. The two apps —Baidu Maps and Baidu Search Box— were removed after Google received a report from US cyber-security firm Palo Alto Networks claiming that the two apps contained code that […]

Spoofed FBI Domains Pose Risk Of Cybercrime And Disinformation

A public service announcement from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has been released to help the public recognize and avoid spoofed FBI-related Internet domains. The FBI observed unattributed cyber actors registering numerous domains spoofing legitimate FBI websites, indicating the potential for future malicious activity. 

Home Depot Reaches $17.5 Million Settlement Over 2014 Breach

Financial Account Information being Stolen During a Cyber Attack

As reported by Reuters, Home Depot Inc, the largest U.S. home improvement retailer, on Tuesday reached a $17.5 million settlement to resolve a multistate probe into a 2014 data breach where hackers accessed payment card data belonging to 40 million customers. The settlement stemmed from a breach between April 10, 2014, and Sept. 13, 2014, […]

Expert Advise In Relation To CISA Warns Of Holiday Online Shopping Scams

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With more commerce occurring online this year, and with the holiday season upon us, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) reminds shoppers to remain vigilant. Be especially cautious of fraudulent sites spoofing reputable businesses, unsolicited emails purporting to be from charities, and unencrypted financial transactions.

Expert Advise On Black Friday And Cyber Monday

Black Friday Looms for Millions of Zen Cart

It was reported that the UK’s bargain hunters spent £5.55 billion on Black Friday and Cyber Monday in 2019, a number which is predicted to rise to £5.98 billion for 2020.  With COVID-19 still raging around us, this year’s sales will be even more of an online event than in normal times, leaving open the […]