Cybersecurity drew immense attention in 2016 and 2017. The past couple of years saw many sophisticated types of cyber attacks, such as ransomware and hacking of elections. While most of the threats this year aren’t new, complex attacks do suddenly appear on the horizon. One of the powerful weapons to fight off cyber attacks or prevent them altogether resides in our outlook on … [Read more...] about Top Cybersecurity Myths Busted
Typosquatting is a new method of cyber attack used by cybercriminals to steal critical information from your system, blackmail you, rip you off your hard earned money and infect your system with malware. Typosquatting has to do with spelling. Yes, that’s true. Spelling does matter. When you type a web address into your browser while surfing online, even a minor misspelling may land you in … [Read more...] about What is Typosquatting and How to Stay Safe
Data is the cornerstone of today’s business decisions. Today’s organizations use different tools to gather, save, and analyze business data. The data repository is a tool that is used commonly in scientific studies and is critical for managing organizational and business data. Also called data archive, a data repository is a common term that is used to denote a dataset secluded to be sourced … [Read more...] about All About Data Repository
Today’s devices are highly connected and it is making life easier for us. The amenities offered to us by the Internet of Things (IoT) are immense, whether it is for an individual or for a huge population like an entire city. Even though cities have been embracing new innovations and technologies that connect the physical space to the digital space, the rate at which the adoption is taking … [Read more...] about Can Smart Cities be Hacked?
As the number of cyber attacks targeting computers and other digital systems continuously rise, it is becoming crucial for organizations to have a solid system security in place. The failure to protect your systems from theft, damage, misdirection, or interruptions can affect your business and operations in negative ways. Remember, an unauthorized access to your organizational systems can be … [Read more...] about System Hardening and Cyber Security