Cybersecurity Essentials: VPN

Cybersecurity Essentials: VPN

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.

Google studies effects of leaked logins

Google studies effects of leaked logins

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.

DCG’s CEO Brent Whitfield Blogs for Hakin9.org About How to Prevent a Security Breach

DCG’s CEO Brent Whitfield Blogs for Hakin9.org About How to Prevent a Security Breach

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.