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Whether it’s because of government surveillance or cyberattacks, internet users are more concerned than ever about the privacy of their online activities. Unfortunately, security measures like firewalls and antivirus software can’t help you in this case, but there’s one that can: Virtual Private Network (VPN).
What is VPN?
Simply put, a VPN is a group of servers you connect to via the internet.
Passwords are your first line of defense against hackers. But over the years, they have developed plenty of methods to steal them. To gain a deeper understanding of how cybercriminals operate, Google analyzed the causes of leaked login credentials. Here are the results.
You’ve heard of ransomware, denial-of-service attacks, and even phishing, but one hacking technique you may not have heard of is the KRACK exploit. This attack takes advantage of a vulnerability in WiFi networks, which puts any device with a wireless connection at risk.
Cybercrime is a complicated criminal act that targets computers or networks and can be debilitating to businesses small and large. It's imperative that business owners understand cybercrime and all of its forms.
Brent Whitfield, CEO of DCG Technical Solutions, Inc.
In 2003, a manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) authored a document on password best practices for businesses, federal agencies, and academic institutions. Now retired, the author admits that his document was misguided.
When there's a data security breach, IT professionals are tasked with stopping the threat using their trusted tools of the trade. Brent Whitfield, CEO of DCG Technical Solutions, wrote an article for Hakin9 in which he dissects a list of the crucial cyber security tools all IT pros need in the event of a breach.
When it comes to security, it’s better to be safe than sorry. But as the Equifax leak case has taught us, once a security breach does happen, it’s best not to be sorry twice. Read on so your business doesn’t experience the same fate as the giant, bumbling credit bureau.
With more than 100 million monthly active subscribers, Office 365 has attracted the attention of hackers who’ve revamped an age-old trick. This time, they come up with a highly targeted, well-crafted spear-phishing scam that’s even more difficult to identify.
Do you know where your sensitive data is and who has access to it at all times? Those whose answer is no run the risk of losing their vital data to the competition or people with fraudulent intentions. Statistics show that a large number of these data breaches were carried out by company employees, contractors or insiders.