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How to spot a phishing email?

Cybercriminals are always looking for new ways to trick the targets into believing something is legitimate. Did you know? 96% of phishing attacks happen through emails, 3% through malicious websites and 1% via smartphones. The average [...]

Bring Your Own Device(BYOD)

Bring your own device (BYOD) policy provides companies and employees greater flexibility, but that flexibility can also put important business data at risk. Over one-third of security pros admit that their company's BYOD program imposes a [...]

Hundreds of C-Level executive email account credentials exposed

Access sold for $100 to $1500 per account, depending on the company size and exec role. Target Audience: C-Level executives Published on: 01, Dec 2020 Recent studies [...]

Be cyber safe this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The holiday season comes along with great deals on most of the online shopping sites. During this global pandemic, most of our shopping will be more virtual than ever. This hive of online spending will attract [...]

Before you download and install that app

The exponential increase in the use of mobile devices has given cybercriminals numerous opportunities to steal data and control these devices. Reports suggest that 83% of mobile apps have at least one security flaw. This can [...]

How to spot a fake website?

Fake websites are designed to harvest user credentials like usernames, passwords and credit card information. They usually look almost like the original and when the user inputs confidential data it goes straight to the criminal. This [...]

Remote Workers and IoT device security

There are two trends going vertical. Remote working (work from home) and usage of IoT devices. As more employees work from home, they are exposed to IoT devices such as coffee makers, thermostats, TVs and refrigerators. [...]

Covid-19 and Work From Home – Cyber Security Risks

Although the shift towards remote work has gained traction over the past few years, the onset of the pandemic has accelerated the shift. But, remote work is an absolutely new experience for many professionals and many [...]

Major cyber attacks of 2020

If the spate of bad news and tidings of 2020 wasn't enough, the news on the cyber security front is far from rosy. A spate of cyber attacks has shaken corporations and individuals to the core. [...]