Cyber Security

New Blindspot in Cybersecurity

The main tool used for access control and authentication has been since the advent of machines, usernames, and passwords. However, as post mortem review shows in most data breaches, compromised identities have become the main attack point for today’s cyber adversaries. Nonetheless, a recent Identity Defined Security Alliance (IDSA) study shows that credential-based data breaches…

Strengthen Cybersecurity with These 3 Rapid Response Steps

Crises and outbreaks change us and society, with the most dramatic impact of the war against COVID-19 in recent memory. Every aspect of our existence is different, including new ways to work, communicate, do business and take care of ourselves and our families. The key is to learn from these experiences so that we can…

3 Ways Successful OT Protection Makes Your Business Possible

OT Networks are still a black box for security teams and do not provide telemetry for industrial settings to see and track Each business in the world relies on networks with operating technology (OT). Such networks are vital components of their business for nearly half of the Fortune 2000 – in industries like oil and…

Data Leak Hits Unemployment Program in Florida

Some residents of Florida who made jobless claims may have had personal data stolen, officials said Thursday. Agency spokeswoman Paige Landrum said in an email that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has contacted 98 people who were part of a data breach connected with jobless claims. When the breach happened, officials didn’t know how…

4,000 Android apps on Google Play Expose User Data

Firebase is a 2011 product of both mobile and web applications by Firebase, Inc. It was later purchased by Google in 2014. The Firebase provides various server analytics, authentication, databases, setup, file storage, push messaging and more. Many of these services are stored in the cloud and can be conveniently used. More than 30 percent…

Complete Guide to the Best Device Security Protocols

Nowadays BYOD onboarding activities are being followed by staff, consumers and stakeholders at all levels. Luckily, businesses are completely able to limit access to the network before customers are accepted. When a user takes home a tablet, phablet, laptop, or smartphone and tries to connect to a Wi-Fi network, such links may be diverted to…

ATM Developer Diebold Nixdorf Hit by Ransomware

ATM manufacturer Diebold Nixdorf announced on Monday that it had recently been hit by a piece of ransomware, but the company said that the incident only caused “a small IT machine failure.” Diebold Nixdorf told W-SE that the incident did not affect ATMs, customer networks or the general public and that “its effect was not…

Beware of Fraudulent Microsoft Teams Alerts Designed to Steal Employees Passwords

A new phishing program aimed at stealing login credentials from workers by impersonating alerts from Microsoft Teams. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic scenario, many businesses have switched to full-time remote work, with attackers taking advantage of it. Fake Microsoft Teams Alerts Attackers use crafted emails that tend to be automatic email updates coming…

10 Most Important Cyber Security Tips for Protecting The Enterprise Network

With its many advantages, it is easy to forget that the Internet still acts as a breeding ground for cyber criminals. With an increase in the number of online users, cyber security risks, data breaches, spread of malicious links and viruses has become more common than ever. As a result, users should be alert and…

Avast Antivirus Sells Every search, Every buy on Every site.’ Included Home Depot, Google, Microsoft, Pepsi and McKinsey

The subsidiary of Avast antivirus offers ‘ Each quest. Each press. Every click. Every order. Every order. Home Depot, Facebook, Ibm, Pepsi and McKinsey were included among its consumers. Update: Avast announced on Thursday and after that investigation that it would immediately stop collecting the Jumpshot data and wind down operations of Jumpshot. The full…