Cybercriminals have started using crypto mining software to infect enterprise infrastructure. They are using cryptojacking to have a fixed, reliable, and constant income stream and are very clever in hiding their malware. Cryptojacking is hidden and secretive and is harder for enterprises to detect it. They are working hard to find any sign of critical data being encrypted in a ransomware … [Read more...] about How to detect and prevent crypto mining malware
The authorized use of smart devices like computers, tablets, mobile phones, and other connected by an authorized person or cybercriminals to mine the cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency is a type of digital currency that is used to exchange goods, services, and real money. The cybercriminals use a specially designed program to deal with complex, encrypted equations to gain access to the … [Read more...] about The rise of cryptojacking
They are various ways to deal with a ransomware attack, which are costly as well as more technical. Here are a few steps that you can follow to avoid the fallout from a ransomware attack. The first step one should take to avoid ransomware is to invest in the right cybersecurity product. The product should provide real-time protection and designed to detect advanced malware attack such as … [Read more...] about How do I protect myself from ransomware?
Ransom is a type of malware which prevents users from accessing a system, network, personal file, or data and asks for a ransom payment to regain access. Ransomware was developed in 1980, and the payment was made through snail mail. These days’ ransomware payments are made through cryptocurrency or credit card. How do I get ransomware? Ransomware can infect a computer or system in different … [Read more...] about All about ransomware
Operations security (opsec), is a process of assessing and protecting public data by adequately analyzing and grouping data by a clear adversary. It is a military origin discipline which has become very vital for the government and non-government organizations these days. The purpose of opsec is to identify, protect, and control sensitive uncategorized data about an operation or activity and … [Read more...] about What is opsec? A process for protecting critical information