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The 8 Smartest Things to Do At the RSA Conference

According to Wikipedia The RSA Conference is a series of IT security conferences. Approximately 45,000 people attend one of the conferences each year. It was founded in 1991 as a small cryptography conference. RSA conferences take place in the United States, Europe, Asia, and the United Arab Emirates each year. The conference also hosts educational, professional…

What is Bad Rabbit Ransomware?

What is Bad Rabbit? Petya Ransomware’s suspected variant is Bad Rabbit. This software maliciously infects computers and reduces user access to infected systems until a rescue is paid to decipher them. In order to clear this online danger, it is important to have virus protection software in place. Bad Rabbit works / spreads ransomware? BadRabbit…

What is Backdoor Virus?

What is Backdoor Virus? A backdoor is a malicious program that allows a malicious attacker to remotely access an affected PC via security vulnerabilities. This backdoor virus works and hides from the user in the background. It is rather hard to detect because it looks very much like other malware viruses. A backdoor is one…

Adware Definition

Adware Definition A software application that displays unwanted ads during running a program is called adware. In most cases, adware is inserted into free advertising-supported software. These ads start appearing on a computer or browser in pop-up windows or on a toolbar. Although some of the adware is genuine and secure, it is annoying to…

What is Android Device Manager?

What is Device Manager? A vital security feature is the Android Device Manager that can find a device lost or stolen via an app. When it is confirmed that the device is uncovered, the owner can choose to lock the content from Android remotely or wipe it off. The device owner must connect the device…

What Is Web Application Security?

The security of web apps is a key component of any web-based company. Web properties are exposed to attacks from different places and varying levels of dimension and complexity in terms of global nature. Web application security addresses websites, web apps and web services such as APIs, in particular with respect to safety. What are…

What is Web Security?

Web security also referred to as cyber security concerns the online safeguards of websites and servers. It aims to protect sensitive data by limiting, discovering and reacting to attacks. The security controls of the web site include a scan of potential web safety software vulnerabilities and malware. The online risk user is notified by a…

What is CSRF Token and CSRF Attacks?

What is the CSRF? What is it? Cross-site Request Forgery (CSRF), XSRF or Sea surf is an attack on authenticated web apps that use cookies which trick the end-user into performing the attacker’s choice of unwanted action. The attack was aimed especially at requests to change the state, not data theft, as a reaction to…

Hackers stole user information from flipboard

The hacker extent is unknown, but for nearly nine months flipboards said hackers have been using their systems. FlipBoard, a mobile news aggregator service, today began to report a security incident during which hackers had more than nine months of access to internal systems. Flipboard said hackers had accessed the company’s databases in a series…

The Treasury NZ says systems ‘ hacked ‘ before the budget

Gabriel Makhlouf, Secretary of the New Zealand Treasury, said his department has collected “enough evidence” to say that it has suffered a hack. “The Treasury has collected sufficient evidence to demonstrate the deliberate and systematic hacking of its systems this morning following media reports from a potential leak of budgetary information,” says Makhlouf in its…