Moty Cristal is the person CEOs ask to negotiate with hackers when their company’s data is being held ransom
In May 2002, he was part of a negotiating team sent to solve a stalemate in the West Bank: Israeli troops
As scammers continue the use of social media platforms to defraud, blackmail and even lure unsuspecting members of the public to their untimely deaths, experts have warned parents on the dangers of allowing their children and wards unfettered access to
A Halloween nightmare:
Thunderstorms rage outside. Calendar alerts shriek in unison throughout the room as suspicion and anxiety rises. Lightning crashes. Users stare at their screens in horror as the dreaded “Security Training” invite rears its ugly head once again.
LAN or Local Area Network is the type of network connection , where it is used for getting connected to the internet service along with a certain limited area.
These types of network connections are mostly used in homes, companies,
The realm of the internet has changed a lot in recent years. Before, browsing online meant using search engines, looking for specific content or reading articles on your favorite news websites. Nowadays, social networks, online videos and instant messaging are
In all fairness, startups have a lot on its plates.
From raising capital to product development to marketing and public relations to just plain keeping sane, startups are typically very busy places. So while your startup may be struggling to
If you’re a CEO or IT administrator, you’ll need to spruce up on cyber security training before indoctrinating new hires. If the latest Yahoo data breach proved anything, it’s that today’s cyber threats are terrifyingly real.
That said, 2016 has
There’s been no shortage of high-profile hacks over the last few years — think Target, Sony and Ashley Madison — but one sector that hasn’t made as much news for breaches is financial. According to the Identify Theft Resource Center,
Residents who use Yahoo Mail are being encouraged by the S.C. Department of Consumer Affairs to take action to secure their online accounts following the announcement last month of a massive breach.
During the last two weeks of September, Yahoo
Things like junk mail and old hard drives can lead identity thieves to opening credit cards in your name.
It’s one reason Governor Dalrymple has proclaimed this “Protect Your Identity Week”.
Experts say this is the number one way to
We still don’t know who pulled off the Yahoo email breach, one of the worst hacks in history. But given the sheer number of affected accounts — 500 million — it’s quite probable that they know you. Whether your password
Outdated systems with a lack of cyber security innovation are to blame for the constant barrage of successful data breaches carried out by hackers
For a long time now, data security headlines have been reserved primarily for mass breaches of
Standard Chartered, the UK-based bank, has urged its banking customers in India to change their ATM PIN numbers in light of increasing cases of ATM fraud.
“For the security of your account, we would recommend that you visit our ATMs
Americans are using their smartphones for banking at an increasing rate. According to the consulting firm AlixPartners, in the last quarter of 2013, approximately 82% of 18-25 year olds owned smartphones and 61% of that group used mobile banking apps.
A security practitioner who isn’t worried about a breach is a rare find in the industry. Even if you are taking all the right steps to protect your assets, there is still a pretty good chance that your network will
In one of my previous articles I have mentioned the ways of finding out if you’ve been hacked or not; but after reading this, you will find out what appropriate measures to take for defending against hackers on social media.
A growing number of Americans use mobile phones to access their bank accounts, giving savvy criminals an opportunity to remotely hack into devices and steal banking credentials. The following are some tips that can help protect your device – and
Protect your PC/laptops with these 10 best anti-hacking software for Windows 10
Hacking is a well-known method of remotely taking over or “crashing” your PC/laptop. Hackers are a constant threat for all Internet users. In today’s computer-dependent society, hacking has
Open source brings many advantages to enterprises, such as pricing. However, in increasingly security-conscious enterprises it can be unclear how open source software does on cyber security.
CBR looks at some of the major security pros and cons.
For years, security firms have warned of keystroke logging malware that surreptitiously steals usernames and passwords on desktop and laptop computers.
In the past year, a similar threat has begun to emerge on mobile devices: So-called overlay malware that impersonates