Ransomware

Cyber security has never been more critical than it is right now. Every day, it seems as though a new story about a large organization falling victim to the latest cyber attack is published. Certain businesses, however, are more vulnerable than others. The industries that are most concerned about cyber security are typically those with a great deal of influence. It's critical to remember that cyber...

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ransomware

A new malware strain has been identified. Nicknamed Babuk Locker, the strain is aimed squarely at corporate networks. Based on an analysis of the code, security experts have concluded that the malware was designed by mid-level hackers. It's a bit of an amateur effort, but the malware is proficiently designed, and the encryption function is rock solid, so if you fall victim to this ransomware, there's no...

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Phishing emails are an attempt to gain access to sensitive or personal information such as usernames, passwords, financial or personal information by criminals who have disguised themselves as a legitimate person or business. The intent is to use this information for illegal activities. Phishing has been around for nearly 20 years, first used as a phrase sometime around 1996 by hackers stealing America Online information....

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