May 3, 2020

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February 28, 2020

Mac security threats have outnumbered Windows threats for the first time ever

January saw the start of a new decade, one that promises to be full of new technologies, better and faster access to the internet and lots (and lots) of new connected devices! But device-wise, it might be time to let go of some preconceived safety notions before flashing the cash, as we recently […]
February 18, 2020

Should You Pay Hackers When Hit With Ransomware?

Ransomware is a form of cyberthreat which is getting more prevalent in this day and age. Hackers use ransomware, a malicious malware, to infect and encrypt your device’s files and hold it for ransom. Anyone could be a victim of ransomware, be it an individual or organisation. Taking steps to prevent ransomware is […]
February 16, 2020

Juice Jacking – Your Phone Could Get Infected When You Charge It with a USB Port

So you’re waiting at the airport for a plane, and you notice your phone is low on power. You spot a charging station nearby and plug in to the handy USB port for a quick top-up on your juice. Within seconds, a hacker has stolen your contacts and photos and downloaded spyware on […]
February 11, 2020

Tik Tok’s Security Flaw Creates Gateway for Hackers

Another week, and another huge security flaw in a popular smartphone app. This time, it’s with TikTok, a video sharing app owned by Chinese company ByteDance.  By exploiting the flaw, cybersecurity firm Check Point Research found that it was possible to send users messages that appeared to come from TikTok. When a user […]
February 7, 2020

The Future of Streaming: A Security Perspective

Streaming is now ubiquitous across the entertainment industry. But as the Internet becomes ever more interconnected, and especially as the Internet of Things becomes more vulnerable to hacking, specific cybersecurity strategies need to be taken to ensure user privacy and credential security in the face of growing digital crime. Streaming services, if not […]
February 4, 2020

Explain AES Encryption To Me In 2 Minutes

Security of communication is one of the key requirements of the digital age. Banking, online shopping, Wifi, mobile applications, an effective alarm system, and even state security require a proper way to secure the data. One of the most effective and oldest ways is encryption. It is a process of transforming explicit unprotected […]
January 28, 2020

The Ultimate Glossary Guide For All the Cybersecurity Definitions You Need to Know

ANTIVIRUS Software that is designed to detect, stop and remove viruses and other kinds of malicious software.     BOTNET A network of infected devices, connected to the Internet, used to commit coordinated cyber-attacks without their owners’ knowledge.     BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE (BYOD) An organisation’s strategy or policy that allows employees […]