There’s a reason malware makes the headlines on the internet almost every day: its impact on business has proved devastating. Nearly one million new strains of malware are being developed each day, which goes to show how popular of a weapon it is in a hacker’s arsenal. Unfortunately, even older malware can still wreak havoc […]
Efficient Escrow of California was forced to close its doors and lay off its entire staff when cyber criminals nabbed $1.5 million from its bank account. The thieves gained access to the Escrow Company’s bank data using a form of “Trojan horse” malware.
Spyware is Internet jargon for hidden programs that advertisers and criminals install on your PC without your permission to spy on you, gather information, and either report this information to a 3rd party for money or for identity theft and other criminal enterprises.
No matter how much technology advances, human error has always been a fact of life. Nowhere is this more pertinent than when it comes to email security as many of today’s breaches start in an employee’s inbox. But now Microsoft is looking to change this. In the coming weeks, the technology giant intends to launch […]
There´s an old joke about two men hiking in the woods when they come across a big, grumpy black bear. Scared silly, one of the guys starts to run but notices his buddy stopped, bent-over, changing his shoes. He shouts to him, “What are you doing? Why aren´t you running?” to which his friend replies, “I´m changing my shoes because I don´t need to outrun the bear – I only need to outrun you.